AMA Tampa Bay Inducts ZooTampa at Lowry Park into Hall of Fame

The American Marketing Association (AMA) Tampa Bay is pleased to announce ZooTampa at Lowry Park as the seventh annual inductee into the AMA Tampa Bay Hall of Fame recipient as part of the association’ Marketer of the Year Awards. The Hall of Fame recognizes a venerable local brand that has distinguished themselves in the marketing community for their excellence.

“ZooTampa at Lowry Park, a local institution, brings together animals and visitors to create unforgettable, natural connections. Over the past several years, ZooTampa at Lowry Park has used unique and innovative marketing strategies and received consistent national recognition. AMA Tampa Bay is pleased to honor this esteemed leader in the marketing community as our seventh annual inductee into our Hall of Fame,” said Hussain Shamseddine, President of AMA Tampa Bay.

ZooTampa at Lowry Park will be honored as part of the Marketer of the Year awards ceremony, hosted by the AMA Tampa Bay chapter, on May 4, 2022, at Vu Studios, a 35,000 square foot state-of-the-art virtual production studio in Tampa. Brands and agencies from all over Tampa Bay will join in the celebration as marketing leaders and teams receive recognition for their results-based work.

“On behalf of ZooTampa, we are honored and humbled to be recognized as marketing innovators, joining a select group of other highly distinguished organizations in the AMA Tampa Bay Hall of Fame.  We take great pride in the ongoing efforts of our ZooTampa Marketing Team as they share our vision of a world where all people respect, value and conserve wildlife and wild places.” said Joe Couceiro, President & CEO of ZooTampa at Lowry Park.

ZooTampa at Lowry Park is operated by the Lowry Park Zoological Society, an independent 501(c)(3) charitable organization committed to excellence in conservation, education, recreation, and research. The Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and is recognized as Florida’s leading and most attended zoological cultural institution. ZooTampa is a ten-time winner of the Certificate of Excellence award by TripAdvisor (2010-2021), winner of 2021 Best of Tampa, and is a leader in the rehabilitation and care of Florida species.

The Marketer of the Year awards ceremony will be held on May 4, 2022 at Vu Studios in Tampa. As the Tampa Bay area’s premier, results-based marketing award ceremony, Marketer of the Year will recognize and honor the very best marketers from both brands and agencies for their work, excellence and success in 10 categories, as well as an overall winner, the prestigious Grand Marketer of the Year. An Educator and Volunteer of the Year will also be awarded.

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