PACO Collective celebrates big wins with Crains Chicago Business and The 38th Annual Telly Awards competition

Crain’s Chicago Business recognizes Cross-Cultural Marketing Agency PACO Collective (PACO) as one of the “Fast 50” in Chicago. This comes just weeks after receiving high honors as part of the 38th Annual Telly Awards competition.

Crain’s “Fast 50” reflects a list of the best and most innovative companies in the Chicagoland area. Businesses that reported sky-high revenue growth as defined by their winning strategies were awarded this distinction. Crain’s annual Fast 50 is a reliable yearly snapshot of the economy’s growth sectors.

“Since our inception 11 years ago, PACO has grown to almost 50 employees, all of who are here to give insight to create ads that resonate with our changing audience,” said Ozzie Godinez, CEO and co-founder of PACO Collective. “Using our own propriety research and the input of our diverse team, PACO has created stories with universal themes that reach various demographics, all of which contribute to our placing in Crain’s Fast 50 in Chicago; we are proud to be recognized as one of Chicago’s fastest growing businesses.”

PACO’S ranking of #28 follows a particular busy award season. Just weeks prior, PACO Collective (PACO) announced that it received 11 awards as part of the 38th Annual Telly Awards competition. The awards are for creative elements related to various advertising campaigns created for two of the agency’s largest clients. PACO’s efforts were recognized in numerous categories including: Use of Music, Cause Marketing, Fundraising, Business to Consumer, Social Responsibility, and Education.

Crain’s researchers vet hundreds of applicants before choosing the 50 honorees. They look at companies with $15 million or more in revenue as measured by their three-year annualized growth rate.