Podcasts Launched by Lola.com This Year Earn 3 MarCom Awards
Lola.com’s new podcasts, with more than 5,000 downloads, recognized in international marketing competition for outstanding achievement
BOSTON – Nov. 25, 2019 – Lola.com, the Agile Travel Management™ company that provides a super simple way to book, manage, report, and save on business travel, earned a MarCom Award for three of its podcasts launched just this year to educate listeners on a variety of topics. Table Fries earned a MarCom Gold Award while the Agile Operations Podcast and Road Warrior Radio earned Platinum. There were more than 6,500 entries across 300 categories in print, web, video, and strategic communications from around the world in the 2019 creative competition for marketing professionals.
“We are very proud of the success that our podcasts have had in this first year,” said Jeanne Hopkins, CMO at Lola.com and host of Table Fries. “Winning a MarCom Award is highly sought-after industry recognition, so we are very excited to be honored. Podcasting is one of the most effective marketing channels available today, and we have been able to use this tool to reach busy professionals easily with a wide range of important content.”
Table Fries is now 17-episodes strong, highlighting the diverse group of women at Lola.com who are engineers, product managers, service managers, sales leaders, and marketing folks and make up a team of female powerhouses. They share their unique backgrounds, experience, hobbies, and the winding paths of their careers. To listen, visit: https://www.lola.com/podcasts/table-fries
In Netflix-style binge fashion, Lola.com released Season 1 (six episodes) of the Agile Operations Podcast with host and CEO of Lola.com, Mike Volpe, in May. Now 12 episodes strong, Volpe has rallied some of the top names in business as they shared their “outside of the box” thinking in handling operations at their companies. Listen at: https://www.lola.com/podcasts/agile-operations
Road Warrior Radio is hosted by Ryan Ball, VP of Sales at Lola.com for sales execs, entrepreneurs, and project managers who spend a good chunk of time hustling on the road. Guests have included Harvard professors, Emmy-award winning directors, and serial founders. To date, 15 episodes feature conversations with other road warriors, providing tips for staying productive while away from the office. Listen at: https://www.lola.com/podcasts/road-warrior-radio
The podcast have had more than 5,000 downloads since launching earlier this year.
The MarCom Awards are one of the oldest, largest, and most respected creative competitions in the world. Winners range from huge international creative agencies and Fortune 500 companies to individual creative professionals. The awards are sponsored and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals (AMCP), a 25-year old international organization consisting of several thousand creative professionals.
Lola.com makes Agile Travel Management real by providing a super simple way to manage, book and report on business travel, saving employers and travelers time and money. Happy employee travel experiences within a policy can be set up in five minutes. Lola.com uses machine learning and 24/7 support to help travelers easily book trips, while empowering managers to create policies, view budgets and expenditures, and monitor their globetrotting team efficiently. Based in Boston, the company was founded in 2015 by Paul English, co-founder of the travel booking site KAYAK, and is led by CEO Mike Volpe, previously CMO at HubSpot. For more information, visit https://www.lola.com/ and connect on LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.Contact: