SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., – (May 9, 2018)
Erica Sietsma Named as a Top Tech Exec Finalist by Phoenix Business Journal and the Company is Honored with Four New Stevie® Awards
Digital Air Strike™, the leading social media, reputation management and digital engagement company, today announced it has been honored with four new Stevie® awards in the 2018 American Business Award competition in addition to being recognized for its executive leadership in innovation by the Phoenix Business Journal.
“We are proud of our entire organization for always developing new products and solutions that help our clients engage better with their customers,” said Alexi Venneri, co-founder and CEO, Digital Air Strike. “These awards demonstrate our passion for innovation and the relentless effort of our leaders and staff, from top to bottom.”
2018 American Business Awards
Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Digital Air Strike was named as a Company of the Year in the advertising, marketing and public relations category alongside global brands such as Symantec, Cisco Systems, and Verizon. The honor came on the heels of a monumental year for the company. Digital Air Strike launched a first-of-its-kind reputation management platform, Mission Control, updated its mobile app to include a text review feature, introduced its first-ever social recruiting solution, and acquired an artificial intelligence messaging provider.
In the Mobile Website and App Awards category, Digital Air Strike was given top honors with a Gold Stevie for the new features in its Mobile Review Surge app, which now allows businesses to send text messages requesting reviews in order to get instant customer feedback and increase positive online reviews. Adobe, American Family Insurance, Realtor.com and BMO Capital Markets were also named winners in the category.
Digital Air Strike also received best new product Stevie awards in the Artificial Intelligence/ Machine Learning category for Response Path, its recently announced artificial intelligence and chatbot consumer engagement tool, and for its automated lead response technology Response Logix® 4.0, in the Marketing/Public Relations category.
Response Logix is used by businesses to streamline and automate their responses to online leads, increase the visibility of their promotions and deliver customer experiences that simply sell more. Using the hybrid bot / human messaging platform, Response Path, businesses can start more conversations with shoppers on their websites, Facebook Messenger, and via SMS. Response Path automatically engages prospects 24/7, captures them as leads, and routes the opportunity to the right team member.
Phoenix Business Journal
In addition to the American Business awards, Senior Vice President of Consumer Engagement and Product Strategy, Erica Sietsma, was named a finalist among hundreds of CEOs, chief information officers, advocates and community heroes who applied for the 2018 Phoenix Business Journal AZ Top Tech Exec Awards. Winners will be announced on May 10 at the Phoenix Business Journal’s award ceremony from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Phoenix Art Museum.
Sietsma was honored in the Tech Innovator category, which celebrates the achievement of a person responsible for developing breakthrough ideas, processes or products in his or her field. Sietsma consistently uses information technology within the consumer engagement realm to enhance client experiences. Examples of her input include helping to develop Digital Air Strike’s first mobile app that provides clients easy access to their social, survey and review site activity on Android, iOS and Windows devices. Sietsma also guides the evolution and implementation of Response Logix 4.0 and Response Path.
“I’m grateful to be named as a finalist in this year’s Top Tech Exec Awards, especially by a publication dedicated to serving our business and technology community,” said Sietsma. “Being recognized is a great opportunity to reflect on the hard work that Digital Air Strike has put forth to provide our clients with unique solutions that make their interactions with their customers online seamless.”
About Digital Air Strike
Digital Air Strike is the leading social media, intelligent messaging, and digital engagement company that helps businesses increase consumer response and conversions in digital and social media environments while generating measurable ROI.
A pioneer in digital response, social media marketing and online reputation management solutions, Digital Air Strike deploys industry-specific mobile apps, software, intelligent messaging and managed service platforms to monitor, engage, improve and manage consumer interactions for thousands of businesses in the United States and Canada including seven of the largest automotive manufacturers. More information is available at www.digitalairstrike.com and www.facebook.com/digitalairstrike.
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