Marcus Thomas LLC executives Jason Mitton and King Hill have been admitted as associate members to the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences (IADAS).
Mitton is vice president, digital production, and Hill is a senior vice president and digital strategist for the agency.
Hill, a senior vice president and digital strategist, joined Marcus Thomas in 2011, after a 17-year career as president of DigiKnow, a pioneering digital firm he founded in Cleveland in 1995. His career includes strategic consulting work for clients including Visa, Nestlé, Cisco, Goodyear, Sherwin-Williams and others.
Mitton, vice president, digital production, has 22 years’ marketing communications experience and in the last 16 years has been developing online applications for advertising – having held VP positions at agencies including HY Connect and DraftFCB, working with clients from Altoids to Volkswagen. Most recently, he was producer/project manager at marketing communications company Global Prairie.
IADAS is an esteemed body of tech visionaries and luminaries including Vint Cerf, Biz Stone and Arianna Huffington, among many others from every corner of the Internet and from more than 30 countries around the world.
An international organization, IADAS selects the nominees and winners for The Webby Awards and The Lovie Awards, the leading honors for websites and individual achievement in technology and creativity.
Presented by IADAS, The Webbys and The Lovies recognize excellence in interactive creativity, establishing best practices on an annual basis, and thus pushing the standards of Web development continually higher.
About Marcus Thomas
Marcus Thomas is a $130 million, fully integrated marketing communications agency focused on audience insight, idea generation and alternative delivery, and employs more than 170 professionals in Cleveland and Youngstown, Ohio, and Buenos Aires, Argentina. Clients include Akron Children’s Hospital, MTD Products (Troy-Bilt, Yard-Man, Yard Machines, Remington and MTD brands), Nestlé, the Ohio Lottery, Quanex, Sherwin-Williams Paint and Sundries Brands (Dutch Boy, Krylon, Purdy and Pratt & Lambert), SIRVA, Swagelok and Tarkett, among others. For more information, visit marcusthomasllc.com.