SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – Commission Junction, a division of ValueClick, Inc. (NASDAQ: VCLK) and the leading global provider of performance-based marketing solutions, announced the CJYou Awards winners at the annual Commission Junction University (CJU).
2011 CJYou Award Winners for Performance Marketing Excellence
Rookie of the Year, Advertiser: Groupon
Rookie of the Year, Publisher: Social Growth Technologies
Advertiser of the Year: Norton
Publisher of the Year: David Ning (MoneyNing.com & CouponShoebox.com)
People’s Choice, Advertiser: BuySeasons (BuyCostumes.com & Celebrate Express)
People’s Choice, Publisher: ShopAtHome.com
Innovator of the Year: TrialPay
Agency of the Year: Gen3 Marketing
This year’s CJU broke records in attendance, with an 11% higher turnout than any of the previous 13 events. Clients and employees alike celebrated the award nominees and winners during the CJYou Awards Dinner, which included some special entertainment. “We really wanted to spice things up this year and surprise our clients. I think we succeeded when 200 CJ employees started dancing in the middle of the Awards dinner,” said Kerri Pollard, President of Commission Junction. “The look of disbelief and enjoyment on our clients’ faces was priceless!”
Congratulations to our winners, you help raise the bar each year with your exceptional performance and innovation.
About Commission Junction
Commission Junction facilitates and supports equitable, lucrative relationships between advertisers and publishers. Many of the world’s most widely recognized and highly specialized brands run their pay-for-performance programs on CJ’s platform. Whether you choose to manage your own relationships or have us manage them for you, CJ has everything you need to get started and get results.
About ValueClick, Inc.
ValueClick, Inc. (Nasdaq: VCLK) is one of the world’s largest digital marketing companies. Through a unique combination of data, technology and services, ValueClick increases brand awareness and drives customer acquisition at scale for the world’s largest advertisers, and maximizes advertising revenue for tens of thousands of online and mobile publishers. ValueClick’s brands include Commission Junction, ValueClick Media, Dotomi, Greystripe, Mediaplex, Smarter.com, CouponMountain.com, Investopedia.com, and PriceRunner. The Company is based in Westlake Village, California, and has offices in major advertising markets worldwide. For more information, please visit www.valueclick.com.