October 26, 2015 08:00 ET

Piston a Finalist in the 2015 iMedia Small Agency of the Year

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 26, 2015) - Piston, an award-winning, full-service digital agency, has been named a finalist in this year's iMedia Agency Awards for Small Agency of the Year. This category recognizes the last 12 months of work by a small (100 employees or fewer) agency that has advanced interactive marketing through big ideas, brilliant creative, cutting-edge technology and the passionate pursuit of excellence in the digital space. Voting begins today and will remain open to the public until November 14. Winners will be announced on December 8 at the gala during the iMedia Agency Summit in Scottsdale, AZ. Voting is at

Now in its fifth year, the iMedia Agency Awards recognize those agencies that have produced the best and most innovative work in the digital space. According to Kurt Indvik, VP of iMedia, "The iMedia Agency Awards advisory board was overwhelmed with great nominees this year. These finalists are exceptional organizations and should be very proud to be recognized for their influence and the respect they've earned from the entire industry."

The iMedia Agency Awards Advisory Board is tasked with ensuring the awards accurately reflect and celebrate the industry's most significant contributors. Just a few of its members include Adam Broitman, VP, Global Digital, Mastercard, Luanne Calvert, VP & Chief Marketing Officer, Virgin America, Chris Cox, Manager Global Digital Marketing, The Hershey Company and Brian Doyle, Senior Director, Mobile & Digital Strategy, ESPN.

"This nomination is truly an honor," said Piston President John Hartman. "2015 has been quite a year for our team, and it's humbling to be recognized by our esteemed peers throughout the marketing community."

About Piston

Piston, a LEWIS company, is an award-winning, full-service digital agency located in San Diego. Piston creates successful communications between brands and customers based on a deep understanding of commerce, culture and technology. By connecting these three concepts, Piston builds and tracks brand relationships that span all media, channels and marketing capabilities. Piston is the winner of the 2014 iMedia Small Agency of the Year Award, the 2014 and 2015 San Diego American Advertising Federation Best of Show award, six National American Advertising Federation awards, Landy Search Marketing award, and is included on the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies List. For more, visit

About iMedia

iMedia Communications, Inc. is the most influential community of senior marketers in the rapidly evolving digital world. iMedia's events and online community bring powerful brand and agency marketers together with top technology and service providers to provide valuable industry perspective and inspire the industry's most prominent partnerships. The hub of the iMedia community is, a daily publication and online network of senior marketers. The iMedia event portfolio includes the iMedia Brand Summit, the iMedia Agency Summit, and more. The company was founded in 2001 and is a subsidiary of dmg::events. For more, visit