Squeaky Wheel Media

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Squeaky Wheel Media Inc.
Privately owned
Industry Web Strategy, Marketing, Design and Development
Founded 2001
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Anthony Del Monte
(CEO)
Mailet Lopez
(Co-Founder)
Number of employees
30
Website Squeaky Wheel Media Inc.

Squeaky Wheel Media is an interactive digital advertising agency based in Chelsea, Manhattan.[1] Squeaky Wheel Media is a minority/woman-owned agency that specializes in web design, web development, social media, and marketing services.[2]

History[edit]

In 2001, Anthony Del Monte and his colleague, Mailet Lopez, founded Squeaky Wheel Media Inc.[3]

Work[edit]

Squeaky has produced various work for clients such as Revlon, Dior, The Hershey Company, Deloitte, Standard & Poor's, Lexus, Premium Outlets, MaxMara, Rodale Publishing, Movado, WellPet, New York Live Arts, Avion Tequila and WisdomTree Investments.[1][2][3]

The digital agency also develops in-house projects such as a micro-site, "Love For The Cup", which was built during the 2010 FIFA World Cup, analyzed Twitter feeds and would determine a winner of a match-up based on how much they were tweeted about.[4]

Squeaky Wheel Media developed a location-based iPhone application called Crowdbeacon which focuses on providing users with localized communication and information based on what they need and where they are.[1][5]

In July 2011, Squeaky launched a social support network called I Had Cancer.

Awards[edit]

Squeaky Wheel Media has been recognized for its work and has received awards from The Pixel Awards, W3 Awards, The Davey Awards, Interactive Media Awards, WebAwards, and The Communicator Awards.[6][7][8][9][10][11]

In 2010, Squeaky won Advertising Age's Small Agency of the Year for Best Culture.[12]

Webby Award[edit]

In 2012, Squeaky Wheel Media won the Community Webby Award for I Had Cancer, beating out other sites like Tumblr and Flickr.[13]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "The AdBuzz features the Squeaky loft". The Ad Buzz. 15 May 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "2010 Web Award for Outstanding Achievement in Web Development". Web Awards. September 2010. 
  3. ^ a b "The Squeaky Wheel Gets the Fun". Poder Magazine. 25 Jan 2011. 
  4. ^ "Squeaky Wheel Media: Love For the Cup". Inteloquent. 11 June 2010. 
  5. ^ "Social Q&A Goes Local With Crowdbeacon’s iPhone App". TechCrunch. 9 Feb 2011. 
  6. ^ "Pixel Awards Nominees and Winners". Pixel Awards. Jan 2011. 
  7. ^ "W3 Awards Winners List". W3 Awards. Oct 2010. 
  8. ^ "Davey Awards Winners". Davey Awards. Fall 2010. 
  9. ^ "Squeaky Wheel Media Award Gallery". Interactive Awards. 2008–2009. 
  10. ^ "Lexus wins 2010 Web Award for Outstanding Website". Web Awards. Sep 2010. 
  11. ^ "17th Annual Communicator Award of Excellence Winners". The Communicator Awards. June 2011. 
  12. ^ Edmund Lee (26 July 2010). "Small Agency of the Year, Best Culture: Squeaky Wheel". Advertising Age. 
  13. ^ "I Had Cancer Wins the Community Webby". Webby Awards. 21 May 2012. 

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