McHenry County Digital Agency Owner Wins Top Women in Digital Marketing Award
Chicago, IL – May 1, 2019 – Vanessa Baker of Fast Forward Marketing was named winner of the 4th Top Women in Digital Marketing Award by Digital Megaphone. The prestigious ceremony was held at ActiveCampaign’s Chicago headquarters, awarding the top 40 women in the field.
The Top Women in Digital Marketing Awards recognizes innovation and leadership in the digital marketing field. Digital Megaphone created this award for acknowledging and honoring the incredible work of female marketers who are leading the way in the industry. The judging panel is comprised of experienced professionals working in the digital marketing field. The list of contestants was filled with women who have inspired, touched and motivated their clients, teams, customers, and consumers.
The winners of The Top Women in Digital Marketing Awards represent bold, unique and innovative communicators who set new standards for digital marketing, including digital marketers from Fortune 50 companies. Crystal Lake’s Fast Forward Marketing is one of only a few small businesses and entrepreneurs among the many digital leaders of Fortune 50 companies.
“Vanessa is rocking it! What a pleasure to honor Vanessa and the other ladies,” said Hope Bertram, Founder and CEO of Digital Megaphone.
"I am surprised and humbled to join this prestigious list- what an honor! It would not be possible without our team at Fast Forward Marketing and our wonderful clients." said Vanessa Baker. “For me this award is just the beginning.”
Digital Megaphone gives marketing professionals and influencers the opportunity to network, learn and socialize in interactive settings. Digital Megaphone has connected more than 3,000 brand marketers and social influencers through cutting-edge social media summits and challenges as well as interactive blogger brand events.
Vanessa Baker’s agency Fast Forward Marketing based in Crystal Lake, IL offers digital marketing services to small manufacturers and small businesses. Fast Forward Marketing has helped 120 small businesses since 2012. Vanessa is also the winner of the Presidential Award of Excellence from the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce, Best Under 40 by the Northwest Herald and LinkedIn ProFinder Best of Social Media Marketing 2017.
Vanessa Baker has donated time, services and money with nonprofits like Knights of Columbus Coats for Kids, City of Crystal Lake Centennial, Kiwanis Santa Run, Crystal Lake Chamber, Lakeside Festival, Run and Roll at the Dole, Turning Point and United Way of Greater McHenry County. She owns Fast Forward Marketing.