A Crawl to Remember

All aboard! Hop on the bus, make a new connection and enjoy the ride. There’s nothing more exciting than a field trip for professionals.  That was the mantra for the 2015 AMA Summer Agency Crawl, which proved to be bigger, better and bolder than ever before.

The folks at Connectivity really do wear capes.

The folks at Connectivity really do wear capes.


Saving the Day! – Connectivity Marketing & Media Agency

Founder Sean Halter and his staff welcomed our eager crawlers into their agency with open arms. Equipped with their very own office superhero, Connectivity showed us how they are saving the world with state-of-the-art digital advertising and creative prowess. It’s no wonder this agency is the recipient of not one, but two, 2015 Addy Awards.


We’ve Got an App for That – Haneke Design

Founder Jody Haneke shared his story of rising to success in an ever evolving world of mobile app development. Haneke Design staffers expressed their need

One of Haneke Design's Developers hard at work.

One of Haneke Design’s Developers hard at work.

to stay ahead of the curve as mobile apps and digital continue to shape our lifestyles. Haneke houses some of Tampa Bay’s best Developers and Project Managers who were on hand to show us how they make the magic happen for their local and national clients.


It’s All About Culture – ChappellRoberts

One of the most well-known staples in the marketing industry, ChappellRoberts gave us a “taste” of the CR Culture. Nestled in historic Ybor city, our crawlers were greeted with authentic Ybor cuisine from Columbia Restaurant and refreshments from locally owned CR client, 3 Daughters Brewing. Principle, Patrick Owings, highlighted their most popular advertising campaigns along with the creative genius behind their award winning brand strategies. Crawlers were also introduced to Sparkle Barbie, a tongue in cheek award presented to any CR staffer for those less than genius moments.  As a

ChappellRoberts rolled out the red carpet.

ChappellRoberts rolled out the red carpet.

proud member of AMA Tampa Bay, ChappellRoberts expressed that they’re not just any agency, they’re an IDEA agency.


The AMA Tampa Bay Agency Crawl is held twice a year and has become one of our most popular events.  We’d like to thank AMA Tampa Bay sponsor Ryan G. Photo, who was on hand to capture the tour festivities.  Visit our Facebook page to see the complete Agency Crawl Photo Album.  Also, look for info on the next agency crawl coming in January 2016!




About the Author
Vanessa C. Oatman


Vanessa is the Strategic Marketing Evolutionary for EVOZ Marketing & Consulting. She is also the VP of Programs for AMA Tampa Bay. You can learn more about Vanessa by following her on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn.