Tom Edwards Awards & Recommendations


2020 OnCon Icon Top 50 Marketer Award Winner – The Top 50 Marketer Award is voted on by the marketing community to determine 50 of the top marketing professionals out of 250 nominees globally.

2019 Tech Titan Technology Advocate Award Winner – Selected from four finalists for the Technology Advocate Award. This award recognizes a technology advocate/champion for their outstanding leadership in assisting, advancing or accelerating the performance of technology companies and/or the technology community.

2019 Professional of the Year Marketing and Emerging Technology Award Winner– Selected as the Professional of the Year by Strathmore Worldwide for the categories of marketing and emerging technology.

2019 OnCon Icon Marketing Trailblazer Award Winner – Selected as the winner out of 9 finalists for the Marketing Trailblazer award. This award exhibits innovation, pioneering, and successful creativity. Winner out of 9 finalists.

2019 OnCon Icon Marketing Contributor Award Winner – Selected as the winner from 3 finalists for the Marketing Contributor award. This award recognizes value created for the industry through thought leadership.

2019 P2P Institute Faculty Recognition – In recognition of ongoing commitment and success as a speaker for the Path To Purchase Institute.

2019 Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide – Included in the 2019 edition. Acceptance is granted to individuals who have exemplified leadership and achievement in their occupation, industry or profession.

2017 Advertising Age Marketing Technology Trailblazer – Recognized by Advertising Age as a 2017 Marketing Technology Trailblazer. From challenging the digital duopoly to promoting marketing tech itself, these innovators are redefining the way brands communicate and relate to consumers.

2015 iMedia Top 10 Marketing Technologist – Recognized as Top 10 Marketing Technologist

2014 iMedia Agency Marketer of the Year Nominee – 1 of 3 finalists for iMedia’s 2014 Agency Marketer of the Year

2014 YMCA Father of the Year – Selected as 2014 YMCA Father of the Year for Frisco Texas

2014 Top 20 Leader in Mobile Marketing – Recognized as a top 20 mobile marketing leader.

2000-2019 Career Agency Awards – OnCon, Cannes Lions, Clio, One Show Interactive, Omma, Adweek Watch Award, Webby, Reggie Awards, Addy Awards, Pro Awards.

1992-1998 US Army Awards/Badges/Training Certifications
* Graduated Airborne jump school – May 1995 (Ft. Benning)
* Army Commendation Medal
* 2 Army Achievement Medals
* Primary Leadership Development Training
* Battalion Soldier of the Year in 1994


Over the past 20 years, I have had the opportunity to work with amazing people and brands. Below are some of the recommendations from a few of those individuals from Facebook, Nintendo, Hulu, Apple, Twitter, GameStop, Mattel, Amazon, Hasbro, Xerox, Electronic Arts, AT&T, Spotify, IBM, and Microsoft.