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Online Entry: BMAKC Fountain Awards

Submit now for the BMAKC 2017 Fountain Awards! Inspire others with your great work from this past year, and maybe even take home some hardware at the Fountain Awards Gala on May 15th!

The Fountain Awards represents the best in B2B marketing, and is Kansas City's ONLY award solely focused on B2B. Three reasons to submit now:

  • It’s rewarding to reach your client’s goals, and receive peer recognition.
  • Submitting is simple: complete the short online form and send us a PDF of the creative. No mockups, no boards, no supplies!
  • We’ve curated the best panel of judges from varied industries, backgrounds, and experiences. Let them judge your work on both the creative merits and the strategy behind it.

Important Dates To Remember:

  • Entry deadline is 5:00pm CDT Monday, April 17, 2017
  • All entries can be modified up to the closing deadline of 5:00pm CDT Monday, April 17, 2017
  • The Fountain Awards Gala is being held at Boulevard Brewery the evening of May 15, 2017. Save the date now!

Entry Submission Information:

Entries will be accepted  until 5 p.m. central time, Monday, April 17, 2017.  All entries must be submitted online 5 p.m. central time, Monday, April 17, 2017. Entries must have been created between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016 to be eligible. All entries must be business-to-business; others will be subject to disqualification.

When possible, one Fountain Award and one Certificate of Merit will be awarded in each category and one "Best of Show" will be awarded overall. However; when warranted, additional awards or certificates may be given within a category, or no award or certificate may be awarded.

BACK AGAIN BY POPULAR DEMAND THIS YEAR: All attendees at awards ceremony on May 15th will be able to view all entries and cast their vote for the 2017 People’s Choice Fountain Award!

Entry Fees:

  • BMA/ANA Member Fee Per Entry (1-6 Entries) — $65
  • BMA/ANA Member Fee Per Entry (7+ Entries) — $60
  • BMA/ANA Non-Member Fee Per Entry (1-6 Entries) — $85
  • BMA/ANA Non-Member Fee Per Entry (7+ Entries) — $80

Payments must be received with your entries.  Processing fees of 2.9% + .30¢ per card transaction will be applied at checkout. If paying by check, checks must be received no later than 9:30 a.m., Monday, 4/17/17 at BMA KC c/o EAG, 2029 Wyandotte, Suite 101, Kansas City, MO 64108. Payments not received by that date and time will be subject to disqualification.

Judging Criteria:

  • 25% CREATIVE
  • 25% PRODUCTION
  • 25% OBJECTIVE/STRATEGY
  • 25% RESULTS

Finalist Notification:

  • Winners notified via email by April 25 and announced May 15 at the Fountain Awards Gala at Boulevard Brewery.
  • People's Choice Award voted on and announced at the May 15 ceremony.

QUESTIONS? Contact info@bmakc.org

The Business Marketing Association of Greater Kansas City and Fountain Awards Judges retain full discretion over the correct categorization of entries and determination of eligibility, and also reserve the right to award more than or less than the stated quantity of awards, as entries warrant.