Thruline Recognized for Excellence in Data-Driven Marketing by KCDMA at the 2018 Ambit Awards Gala


May 1, 2018 Thruline, a full-service marketing company focused on education, recently won 4 Kansas City Direct Marketing Association (KCDMA) AMBIT Awards.


“We’re always challenging ourselves to improve creatively, to produce results for our partners and engage with their audiences,” said Tracy Kreikemeier, Chief Marketing Officer. "Each of these projects represents our highest levels of creativity as well as client satisfaction, and it’s an honor to receive acknowledgement for the creative."


The Thruline team attended the AMBIT awards show a couple of weeks ago to receive the awards and celebrate with the rest of the well-deserving nominees and winners. Winners of the AMBIT Awards competition, which is held annually by KCDMA, are selected by their peers based on strategic direction, creativity and measurable results.

  • Business-to-Consumer Integrated Marketing- Silver
  • Paid Search Marketing (PPC) - Silver
  • Lead Acquisition Campaign - Silver
  • Social Media - Silver


“The AMBIT Awards are unique in a sea of awards shows,” said Jessica Best in KCDMA’s recap of the event “in the spirit of data-driven marketing, the KCDMA recognizes great strategy and great creative… but also great results. 22 companies won Gold, Silver or Bronze awards in 18 categories from Print to Search Engine Marketing, and from Email to Mobile Apps.”


KCDMA also celebrated their 70th anniversary at the AMBIT Awards gala this year and our team was honored to be a part of it.


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