September 15, 2017
Kerigan Marketing Associates, Inc. was named to Florida State University’s inaugural Seminole 100 and will be formally recognized at a ceremony on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at FSU’s University Center Club.
Presented by Florida State University, the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship, the FSU Alumni Association and Inc. magazine, the Seminole 100 recognizes the 100 fastest-growing businesses owned by FSU alumni. Inc. magazine, using the criteria they developed for their annual Inc. 5000 list, calculated each company’s compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) over the past three years to generate the ranking.
Kerigan Marketing will learn their official ranking during the awards ceremony in March.
KMA is a full-service brand marketing agency providing logo development, graphic design, website development, video and digital search marketing. Clients include Tyndall Federal Credit Union, Florida State University Panama City, Enterprise State Community College, and The Eye Center of North Florida. Recently the firm received a Silver ADDY in the Florida-Caribbean region of the American Advertising Federation 2017 Awards where their “Like You video for Life Management Center mental health won among competitors including Publix, McDonald’s and SeaWorld.
Jack Kerigan founded the company, in 2001, after 15 years in corporate brand marketing with RJR Nabisco and Community Coffee. He earned a B.S. in Marketing from FSU School of Business, in 1990, and later an MBA. Co-owner, Dana Kerigan, received a B.S. from FSU School of Business, in 2001, and is a Certified Purchasing Manager (C.P.M.). The staff of eight also includes Digital Marketing Manager, Paula Pickett, a 1992 FSU graduate, and Dylan Johnston, a graphic design intern and FSU computer science student.
“We are very honored to be recognized for this award,” said Jack Kerigan. “Our company growth is simply a result of the trust our clients have placed in us to grow their business.”
“The Seminole 100 is an important initiative that recognizes entrepreneurial excellence,” said Randy Blass, Executive Director of the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship. “It is open to all companies owned by FSU alumni who meet eligibility criteria, and recognizes those who are achieving growth, innovating, and making a difference in their communities.”
To qualify for the Seminole 100, companies must have generated revenue by March 3, 2013, and shown significant growth by 2016. Additionally, the business must be privately held, for profit, based in the U.S. and be owned by an FSU alum.
For more information about Seminole 100, visit www.seminole100.fsu.edu.
Kerigan Marketing Associates, Inc is a digital innovation design firm that applies big-brand experience and a passion for client success through a team of top talent to deliver superior value. We are a Google Certified Partner and our mission is helping businesses grow to the next level. To learn more about becoming a client or joining our team, contact us.