Agency EA

Agency EA connects brands with their target audiences through hybrid and virtual events, strategic marketing campaigns, digital engagements, and experiential activations. We are proudly female and minority-owned, and MBE certified.

EA Agency Marketing Agency’s Services

Using data, expertise, and technology, EA Agency creates personalized and connected experiences that deliver transformative business outcomes. They provide clients integrated marketing solutions that can be scaled as their business grows.

Digital

From high-impact websites to the way users experience your brand in a virtual event setting,
when we do digital, we do it really well.

CONSULTING

Immersing in your brand's culture and business, our team of specialists delivers strategic solutions that are rooted in insights and tailored to your unique goals.

Design

It's both the art and science of design that we dig. From developing a fresh new visual identity to
crafting custom messaging to branding an event space, we create just the right visuals and voice for your brand.

MARKETING

Guided by our strategic insights, we concept and Create marketing campaigns, content and
messaging that is relevant, targeted, and compelling.

ANALYSIS

Assessing and understanding past campaigns and industry trends help us see the big picture,
appreciate the small moments, and generate key insights and metrics for the future.

Planning

Applying our research, insights, and deep industry experience, we create thoughtful action plans for every campaign element, so you can engage your audience and reach your goals.

VIRTUAL EVENTS

Whether, a live capture broadcast, a simulive stream, or an on-demand event for an audience o
four or 44 million-EA creates lasting impressions through virtual events.

LIVE EVENTS

Great ideas need high-quality production to become great realities. Our full-service event management solutions - from the registration website and venue selection to staffing, vendor
management and entertainment - ensures every touchpoint is up to your (and our) relentlessly high standards.

Skills

EA Agency Locations

Headquarter Information

311 W. Walton St., Chicago, IL 60610
312.879.0186

All Locations

Chicago, IL

EA Agency Case Studies

AT THE INTERSECTION OF NOW AND NEXT

The Samsung Developer Conference brings together thousands of developers, technologists, business leaders, innovators, designers and content creators to network and learn about what's next in intelligent technology. Attendees look forward to seeing Samsung’s latest products and services, learning about high-impact and emerging technology, and leveraging high-quality networking opportunities.

By creating an inspiring two-day conference filled with technical sessions, thought leader panels and ample opportunities to connect. On brand, on message and on the cutting edge — that’s what developers want. We focused our strategy to create an experience that was purposeful, meaningful and inspiring for an audience of developers and technologists.

THE RESULTS:

1.3M+ livestream views
40.8M+ digital impressions generated by social media alone
28K mentions of #SDC19 in two days
8% increase in attendance, driven by digital marketing

WELCOME TO BREW STREET, USA

EA was excited to partner with Molson Coors to create their annual brand reception. We dug right in, understanding the goals of the event and learnings from previous ones. Our research and strategy would lay the foundation for success. By creating an immersive experience that featured 22 distinctly branded booths.

Molson Coors' annual brand reception is a chance for distributors and employees to come together to toast successes and plan for the future. We created a vibe that brought the 20+ brand experiences together into one cohesive, themed environment.

In 2018, EA drew inspiration from Austin aesthetics and transformed the neutral convention center into a lively Brew Street, reflecting the iconic Rainey Street. In 2019, we created the Molson Coors Boardwalk, playing off of Tampa’s oceanside locale and Riverwalk attractions. Local artists, custom booths and thoughtful entertainment complemented each of the brands.

THE RESULTS:

↑ Highest ranked brand showcase in the past four years
1.5 Hours attendee dwell time was extended
BUZZ Generated industry press coverage in Event Marketer magazine and BizBash
3 Years of partnership and will produce again in 2021

NOT YOUR AVERAGE TECH CONFERENCE

GitHub Universe is a two-day multi-track conference showcasing the products, services and projects that exist within the GitHub ecosystem as well as its platform and integration partners. Attendees look forward to everything from keynotes to announcements about new features and partnerships. In sessions on the main stage, guest speakers dive into the overall future of software or strive to inspire with interesting, cutting-edge projects. Supplemental training and workshops add to the experience.

From the technical to the tactile, an emphasis on beautiful experiential elements, gorgeous art installations, and an impeccably curated environment sets the GitHub Universe apart. EA created the overall vision and aesthetic for the experience, including designing all the environments and elements — from the main stage to giveaways.

THE RESULTS:

1,300 attendees
$1M generated sponsorship revenue
360° Designed and executed unique in-the-round Main Stage

CONFIDENTLY CONNECTING GLOBAL STAKEHOLDERS

Agency EA partnered with Hilton to produce the largest-ever biennial Global Owners Conference, a three-day event in Dallas, Texas. We determined what success meant to Hilton — both during GOC and beyond it — and set out to create an event that would generate excitement and incorporate cutting-edge technology, immersive experiences and world-renowned speakers and performers. In other words, an event worthy of one of the world's largest and fastest-growing hospitality companies.

EA creates an experience with a cohesive vision and immaculately executed details. They imagined creating a conference experience that was both fully immersive for attendees and also reflective of Hilton’s brands and objectives. Taking inspiration from the conference venue, the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas, and specifically from Reuben Margolin’s stunning and complex Nebula sculpture, our visual identity included curved elements with hints of motion.

THE RESULTS:

25% Increased perceived value of conference content in comparison to the 2014 GOC event
11% Increased perceived value of general session in comparison to the 2014 GOC event
81% Attendees stated their overall general session experience was good or excellent

REDEFINING MASCULINITY IN A VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT

Agency EA concepted, produced and executed the MARC Summit by Catalyst as a semi-self-guided, two-day experience that featured keynote presentations from prominent subject matter experts and A-list talent. With its global reach, the MARC Summit sought to redefine what it means to be an ally and encourage an open line of dialogue with some of the world's largest brands.

Also, combine renowned subject matter experts, thought-provoking programming and honest discussions. Six months of work culminated with a two-day, 14-hour Summit rolling out in four phases. EA managed and executed all production components to effectively foster conversation and vulnerability in a virtual environment. Through thoughtfully crafted content, MARC and Catalyst drew attention on a global stage.

THE RESULTS:

1K+ Registrants
42 Speakers
843 Minutes of content
1.5M+ Paid media impressions
11K+ Social engagements

CONVENING AND CONNECTING A FOODIE COMMUNITY

EA supported the DoorDash employee facilitator program that engaged DoorDash employees in conversation with attendees (merchant customers) through strategically-themed discussion groups. We leveraged programming and communications through the event platform to drive traffic to this forum for ongoing conversations. The 15+ curated topic discussion boards tied back to session topics where moderators prompted new questions and topics during the event to keep the conversation flowing. These informative threads allowed for attendees to communicate in a group setting while also giving them the opportunity to move to a 1:1 chat if they preferred more direct communication.

EA agency connects DoorDash partners with industry leaders, inspirational restaurateurs, internal experts, and one another to exchange best practices and bolster restaurants with shared experiences and education.

THE RESULTS:

-783 Restaurant partners registered
-21 Sessions featuring 42 industry leaders — a mix of panel, presentation and keynote
discussions produced for live and on-demand viewing
-3.5K+ Unique session views
-8 Hours of facilitated chat conversations across 14 topic-specific discussion groups

Marketing Agency's Mission

EA Agency Mission

To be the most influential business performance agency and a true partner to our clients, helping them reshape their businesses to meet the demands of this convergent world.