Spur Digital Supports Newly Formed Houston Interactive Marketing Association
HOUSTON (April 10, 2006) – Spur Digital, a graduate of the Houston Technology Center, is pleased to announce its support for the launch of the Houston Interactive Marketing Association (HiMA), a non-profit 501(c)(6) corporation dedicated to increasing awareness, education and utilization of interactive marketing in the Greater Houston Area. Founded by leaders from Houston-based interactive agencies and corporate marketers, HiMA seeks to support the growth of online media in advertising and marketing.
Kicking off its series of educational and networking programs, HiMA‘s first event will feature eMarketer founder and CEO Geoffrey Ramsey who will address trends, strategies and tactics on January 26, 2006. The event will be held from 7:30 to 9am at the Houston Technology Center located at 410 Pierce St., Houston, 77002 (view map).
“We’re very pleased to support HiMA and look forward to being part of its success,” said Steve Latham, CEO of Spur Digital. “With the rapid growth of Interactive advertising, Houston companies stand to benefit greatly from increased awareness, and adoption of interactive marketing. We’re glad to be part of this important initiative.”
To become a member or sponsor of HiMA or to learn more about the organization, visit www.HoustonIMA.org.
About Spur Digital:
Spur Digital is a full-service Houston-based Interactive Agency. Spur Digital helps clients leverage the Web to grow their business by developing, implementing and managing online marketing solutions that include search engine marketing, email marketing, online advertising and web analytics and Web ROI Measurement. Spur’s clients include Southwest Airlines, FedEx Kinko’s, Amegy Bank of Texas, Texas Industries, Camden Realty, Pro-Mark Drum Sticks, and the Houston Museum of Natural Science, to name a few. Additional information can be found at www.spurdigital.com.
The Houston Interactive Marketing Association (HiMA) is Houston’s advocate for interactive marketing. Founded by leaders from Houston-based agencies and corporate marketers, HiMA is dedicated to increasing awareness, education and utilization of interactive marketing in the Greater Houston area. HiMA was founded in 2005 as a non-profit Texas Corporation 501(c)(6). For more information visit www.HoustonIMA.org
About Houston Technology Center:
The Houston Technology Center (HTC) www.houstontech.org is a business accelerator that assists emerging technology companies within several key industries: Energy, Information Technology, Life Sciences and NASA-originated technologies. A non-profit 501 (c) (3) corporation, HTC helps Houston-based entrepreneurs grow their businesses by providing them with in-depth business guidance and access to capital and professional services. Entrepreneurs also benefit from exposure and networking opportunities provided by HTC events.