2016 LeadsCouncil LEADER AwardTempe, Ariz. (March 8, 2017) – Higher Ed Growth (HEG), a full-service marketing agency specializing in post-secondary education, announced today it won the Bronze 2016 LeadsCouncil LEADER Award for Best Marketing Agency in the Education category.

LEADER Award winners are selected by LeadsCouncil members, which include some of the industry’s most prominent lead generators, aggregators and lead technology companies. HEG was voted one of the top higher education marketing companies in the nation by industry peers, recognizing the company’s dedication to the industry and reaching its clients’ lead generation goals in 2016.

“We’re honored to be recognized by our peers, partners and clients as one of the higher education industry’s top marketing agencies,” said Frank Healy, CEO of HEG. “The LEADER Award reinforces all we’ve done this past year to advance our technologies and develop new marketing services focused on delivering best-in-class lead quality.”

In 2016, Higher Ed Growth captured market share for EduMaximizer, its proprietary all-in-one SaaS technology for the EDU contact center. The company doubled its client integrations, and lead volume throughout the system grew more than 350 percent.

The tool’s adoption and company growth placed Higher Ed Growth on the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing companies in the nation for a third consecutive year in 2016. The company reached a three-year growth rate of 111 percent.

About LeadsCouncil
LeadsCouncil is an independent association, whose members are companies in the online lead generation space from buyers to sellers, technology solution providers and investment professionals. All members are united in a common goal of promoting best practices and fostering trust regardless of vertical. LeadsCouncil was created by the industry experts and evangelists whose ongoing mission both through LeadsCon and LeadsCouncil is to increase the size of the market and number of companies who leverage lead generation online.

About Higher Ed Growth
Higher Ed Growth (HEG) is a full-service marketing agency specializing in post-secondary education. HEG uses proprietary technology to deliver targeted enrollment leads to for-profit and nonprofit education clients. In addition to Master Vendor services and lead generation, HEG’s offerings include white label software solutions, inquiry management and enrollment analytics — with the ultimate goal of boosting enrollment and retention numbers for clients. HEG was named one of the Best Places to Work in 2015 and 2016 by Phoenix Business Journal. The company was also featured in Inc. Magazine’s list of 5,000 fastest growing companies in the US in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Visit www.higheredgrowth.com or stay connected with us on LinkedInFacebook or Twitter.

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