Launch Marketing Team Uplifts Annual Austin Event With $5,000 + in Charitable Contributions
AUSTIN, Texas, March 9, 2018 – Launch Marketing, provider of turn-key marketing services for business-to-business (B2B) companies, once again participated in Austin’s yearly event of giving, Amplify Austin by making a $5,000 matching donation to Breakthrough Austin, a nonprofit focused on helping underserved youth be the first in their family to go to and graduate college. This year, Breakthrough surpassed their goal, raising over $28K and making it their most successful Amplify Austin to date! Additionally, each team member was once again given the opportunity to make a $100 donation on behalf of Launch to various local nonprofit organizations of their choosing.
During Amplify Austin Day, people around the community were encouraged to donate to nonprofits in the Central Texas area and were connected with an easy-to-use digital marketplace to make contributions to the local charities and causes they support. Each team member at Launch Marketing was invited to select a nonprofit or charity that was important to them for their $100 company sponsored contribution.
Here are the organizations each team member selected this year:
- Christa Tuttle, CEO – Breakthrough Austin
- Shawna Boyce, Executive Director, Accounts and Operations – BIG Love Cancer Care
- Jeff Raymond, Executive Director, Client Engagements – Texas 4000 for Cancer
- Travis Merchant, Business Development Director – SIMS Foundation
- Jen Barry, Senior Account Manager – The Gazelle Foundation
- Carlos Gil, Account Manager – Code2College
- Anissa de la Torre, Account Manager – Boys and Girls Clubs of Austin Area
- Leslie Gloria, Jr. Account Manager – Equal Justice Center
- Emily Neie, Jr. Account Manager – SAFE Alliance
- Kate Van Dyke, Marketing Specialist – National Parks Conservation Association
Launch Marketing is passionate about supporting the Austin community which is evident in multiple charitable donations to local businesses each year. In addition, several team members regularly volunteer at and support local nonprofits. When asked why Launch Marketing chose to participate in Amplify Austin this year and offer a matching donation to Breakthrough Austin, Launch Marketing’s CEO Christa Tuttle had this say, “For me, giving back to the local community is critical. Breakthrough’s mission to provide a path to college for students from low-income communities who will be the first in their families to graduate perfectly aligns with my passion and I’m proud to be a longtime supporter of the organization.”
Launch Marketing has participated in Amplify Austin Day for three years straight and the entire team is once again proud to contribute to various inspiring organizations in the Austin community.
About Launch Marketing
Launch Marketing is an Austin-based marketing firm that works with B2B technology companies across verticals to streamline customer acquisition and accelerate revenue growth. Launch’s award-winning services span from developing and executing go-to-market strategies, messaging and integrated marketing plans to content creation, demand gen campaigns and more. The team is comprised of industry experts from leading B2B technology companies that understand clients’ goals and how to help them maximize the impact of marketing for their business. Founded in 2001, Launch’s well-oiled marketing machine has helped 150+ technology companies successfully launch their company, dive into new markets, introduce new products and generate more qualified leads. For more information, visit www.launch-marketing.com.