Samantha Oscar Recognized with Philly Ad Club Award
Samantha Oscar, marketing manager at Wilmington-based agency ab+c Creative Intelligence, was recently honored with the Philly Ad Club’s Movers and Shakers Award. This is the first year this honor has been givien to young professionals in the marketing communications industry, who are chosen by their peers based on passion, insight, experience and dedication to the profession. Oscar was honored with the award at the annual Movers and Shakers Pinnacle Award Honorees Luncheon on Tuesday, April 12.
“The fact that the Philly Ad Club is recognizing young professional shows their dedication to the next generation of marketing professionals,” says Oscar. “That kind of validation is so important to those of us in our early to mid-careers.”
With this award, the Philly Ad Club recognizes Oscar as a driven young professional who helps to set the pace for the future of the industry. At ab+c, Oscar has been instrumental in taking the agency to the forefront of social media while helping on the client side to strengthen clients’ content marketing strategies. She has sat on the Philly Ad Club 2.0 Leadership Team for the past two years and continues to work with other members to build the events and networking opportunities for this group.
“Anyone who has ever had the opportunity to work with Samantha experiences from the start her amazing ability to integrate a strong work ethic and strategic focus with her infectious cheerfulness and drive to bring positivity to every situation,” says Paul Pomeroy, ab+c’s managing partner and director of marketing. “For her, there is never a task too insignificant if it means fueling a greater goal, and we are proud to have her representing ab+c in such stellar fashion.”
Oscar is an alumna of Salisbury University and joined ab+c in 2013. Since then, she has continued to help develop the agency’s inbound tactics, which are aimed at targets in multiple industries. She became inbound certified in 2015.
About ab+c Creative Intelligence
ab+c Creative Intelligence, one of the largest agencies in the region, is a 45-year-old full-service marketing communications firm with offices in Wilmington, Delaware and Philadelphia and Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania. The agency brings creative intelligence to local, regional, national and international clients in a variety of industries. Adweek selected ab+c as one of its 50 “Top Shops” in the nation.
About Philly Ad Club
For more than 68 years, the Philly Ad Club, a nonprofit organization, has served the industry’s professionals with distinction. It is one of the region’s largest and most active trade associations, with more than 2,500 members. It represents Greater Philadelphia’s ad agencies, digital agencies, media-buying agencies, other specialty agencies, public relations firms, broadcast and print media, and more. It also publishes Philly AD NEWS magazine, a full-color, bimonthly publication that covers all that is Philly ad news. The trade publication is Greater Philadelphia’s only comprehensive news source for the advertising and communications industries.