Editor's Note: In February 2020, HubSpot introduced the "Elite" partner tier sitting above Diamond. Shortly after its introduction, IMPACT rose in rank to become an Elite partner. The article below is maintained for archival purposes. The most up-to-date information on IMPACT's HubSpot Partner status can be found here. - Ramona Sukhraj, Head of Editorial Content
Diamonds are forever.
They shine bright, they're a girl's best friend, and as of Friday, November 13th, they are what we are honored to call ourselves here in the IMPACT office.
WALLINGFORD, CT - 2015 has been a year of great change at IMPACT Branding & Design, but as of November15th, the six-year-old Inbound Marketing Agency based in Wallingford, is now one of only eight HubSpot Diamond Partner Agencies worldwide.
Already widely known for its content and design, IMPACT has shown laudable expertise and innovation with each coming year.
Stephen O’Connor, Director of Digital Marketing at Advanced Data Systems Corp praises the company saying, “Having been a client for four years, I’ve seen tremendous growth and change at their agency. The things they’re doing are phenomenal and the results show. Their people, work, and processes are top-notch. We couldn’t be happier.”
In addition to Diamond status, IMPACT was recently awarded the 2015 HubSpot Impact Awards for Website Design of the Year and COS Innovators of the Year for its impressive work on the HubSpot Website Platform.
Last month, the team completed a high-profile project for world-renowned, marketer and author, David Meerman Scott. He remarked, "I’ve got thousands of contacts in the marketing world and could work with any of them…[but] I turned to IMPACT. The team was even better than I had hoped. They are creative, knowledgeable, and operate in real-time and I’m already talking with them about another project....”
“Making the decision to become a HubSpot partner was one of the best decisions this agency ever made,” says IMPACT founder and CEO, Bob Ruffolo.
“They’ve provided us all of the tools to become better marketers, generate business, service accounts, and get noticed. And I’m so proud of all of our team members....With all of this in place, we’ve done some amazing things, and we’re still nowhere near the limit of what this agency can accomplish”
HubSpot, the world’s largest provider of Inbound Marketing software, has over 10,000 customers (2,000 partners) in 90+ countries. To become a partner, agencies must excel at using the platform to execute high-level strategies including email marketing, social media, and blogging...."