SoMe Award Winners 2010


The SoMe Awards were great fun, everyone had much fun as the winners. Speaking of winners, here’s a few photos, a list of winners, and the entire awards presentation is available on Slideshare.

Our emcee for the evening was Rob Sample. Rob walked, talked, and sang his way through the sponsors, the winners, and anything else we threw his way.  You can catch more of Rob on Twitter @RobSample

2010 SoMe Award Winners

  • “Soon-to-be-Wealthy”
    Bonfire Social Media
    GiveNGobble Thanksgiving Day Run for Helping Hands
  • “Keep Your Job”
    Portland Fit
    Campaign to recruit new members for marathon training
  • “Rich Get Richer”
    Air New Zealand – KiWeets Promotion
  • “Scrappy and Engaged”
    Anvil Media Inc.
    Hotel Max – Brand Awareness
  • “People Like Me”
    CMD Agency
    Intel – “Game On” Promotion at PAX East
  • “Sugar Daddy”
    StepChange Group in conjunction with McKinney
    Travelocity – Roaming Gnome Cabin Fever Campaign
  • “House Party”
    Mambo Media
  • “Next Big Thing”
    Web & iPhone App to help beer geeks find pubs & brews
  • “Best In Show”
    Air New Zealand – “Jump Seat” Facebook Game
  • “People’s Choice”
    Bonfire Social Media
    Mio Gelato – Promotion

More photos of our winners, and friends, in no particular order. (Photos courtesy of Bonfire Media .)


The SoMe Awards Premiere At The Multnomah Athletic Club May 6


May 6 is the date for the 2010 SoMe Awards. This year the awards will be presented in the ballroom of the Multnomah Athletic Club. The $20 registration fee includes 2 drink tickets and dessert!

Invite your friends, peers and colleagues to join you at the awards ceremony at May 6 and see who wins. The  Awards event has a number of great nominations and excellent Award winners, which shows well for Portland’s growing Social Media climate.

Multnomah Athletic Club (MAC Club)
1849 SW Salmon Street
Downtown Portland
7pm – 10pm

following this year’s InnoTech <> event.


April 23 Deadline SoMe Awards Submissions & May 6 Awards Event


This year the SoMe Awards honors the best in Social Media in the Pacific Northwest at a bigger venue to match the bigger interest.

April 23 is the deadline on submissions to the 2010 Some Awards. Awards are presented in 10 different categories ranging from straight ROI to “People’s Choice.” Get the full details at the SoMe Awards Categories page.

May 6 is the big night, so get the details and REGISTER NOW!


The SMCPDX Membership Drive Happy Hour on April 19 at Hop & Vine


The Social Media Club Portland April 19 meeting is devoted to networking. Bring a guest and compete for a prize. Meet up with old friends and some new friends, SMCPDX is growing and you are part of the growth.

Meet us in the Hop & Vine event room. Just walk through the bar, wink at the bartender and exit through the back into the event room. We’ve got hors d’oeurves and drinks ready to go, and some nice prizes for those who bring lots of new friends.

Hop & Vine Portland Oregon

Time: 5:30
Location: Hop & Vine
1914 N. Killingsworth

Register with Upcoming


Social Media Club Portland at Portland State Quarterly Breakfast April 20


Social Media Club Portland fills a panel for Portland State’s fourth quarterly Digital Marketing Breakfast. If you work in corporate communications, advertising, public relations or Web development, you already know you need to get up to speed with new tools, tactics and strategies to engage on behalf of brands in social media spaces. But how do you get there from where you are now?

April 20 is your day to spend two hours with six panelists leading you through the basics from six different communications disciplines.

Date: April 20
Time: 7:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Location: TBA via email to registrants (will be on PSU campus)

This event is now closed for registration as we have a capacity crowd.

The panelists are:

Note: Registration closes on Friday, April 16 at 1pm when registrants will be sent a confirmation email giving location details at Portland State University.