Mannix Marketing Wins Bronze Award for “B2B Website Design” for Champlain Stone at Summit Creative Awards 2019

Mannix Marketing took home the Bronze Award for “B2B Website Design” in the Summit Creative Awards 2019 competition in recognition of the agency’s work with Champlain Stone. The award was announced this week via their website and highlights the work of website designer Brendan LaRock.

Screenshot of Champlain Stone website homepage

“We are truly honored to receive an SCA Award for website design,” said Jennifer Manz, Director of Digital Marketing for Mannix Marketing.“This win is validation for Brendan and the entire web development team that listening to our clients’ needs and brainstorming creative solutions to achieve those goals can lead to great success. Kudos to the team!”

Mannix Marketing Inc. & Champlain Stone – B2B Website Design

Screenshot of Champlain Stone website company page

The website design, with the goal to ultimately drive lead generation, aims to showcase the natural beauty of Champlain’s Stone’s natural Adirondack stone, answer customer questions, and drive conversions. Large images of the company’s stones are used as a focal point of the website design with lead generation forms embedded for quick and easy communication.

Screenshot of Champlain Stone website contact form

“Winning an SCA Design Award is an honor, not just for me but for everyone who had put so much work into the website,” said LaRock. “It was a pleasure working with the Champlain Stone team and making their website a reality.”

The website launched in March of 2019 and has already seen a significant increase in website traffic since the redesign and foundational SEO services.

About the 2019 Summit Creative Awards

The win marks continued success at the awards for Mannix Marketing, which has earned several shortlists and SCA Awards in the past. In 2017, Mannix Marketing won a Summit Creative Award for the redesign of Eddy Senior Living Communities website and in 2012, won two Summit Creative Awards for the retail website design of Alpine Sports Shop and the blog design of Bedlam Farm.

The Summit Creative Awards is an international advertising competition that celebrates and rewards the work of small and medium-sized agencies in website design, video, advertising, interactive, and social marketing. The awards are exceptionally competitive, with this year tallying more than 4,500 submissions for their 86 award categories, from firms in 27 different countries.

This year’s panel of judges included industry professionals from Australia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Dubai, Germany, Hong Kong, Ukraine, United Kingdom, and the United States. Entries are judged blindly for strength of concept, quality of execution, and ability to persuade.

Looking for an award-winning website design company to take your marketing to the next level? Learn more about our website design services and check out our website design portfolio to see our past work.

About John Volza

John Volza joined the Mannix Marketing team in 2018 as a Digital Marketing Strategist. Originally from the Utica, NY area, John graduated with a BA in English and Gender Studies from Skidmore College in 2016, and currently resides in Saratoga Springs, NY. John is also the founder of two online-based clothing companies. As a member of a digital agency and a small business owner himself, John is passionate about helping small businesses see results with social media and digital marketing.


  • Local SEO
  • Facebook Marketing & Facebook Ads
  • Instagram Marketing & Instagram Ads
  • Pinterest Marketing & Pinterest Ads
  • LinkedIn Marketing & LinkedIn Ads
  • Waze Marketing & Waze Ads
  • Senior Living Marketing
  • Content Marketing

Outside of work, John loves to cook, play video games, and travel. He currently lives in Schenectady, NY, and can be found exploring all the great restaurants and shops in the Capital Region!