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'93

Ray Clark founds The Marketing Arm as a division of Athletic Resource Management

'94

TMA plans the “Scottie Pippen Ameritech All-Star Classic” charity game featuring Pippen and Michael Jordan

'95

TMA creates the “Doritos Presents Inside the Game with Michael Jordan” that airs during the NCAA Final Four

'96

TMA produces TV spots for Ameritech Cellular starring Pippen

TMA activates Nokia’s sponsorship of the Sugar Bowl

'99

Omnicom acquires TMA

'00

TMA lands SBC account

'03

TMA acquires US Marketing & Promotions (USM&P), an event marketing agency founded in 1984

'04

TMA acquires Millsport, a sports sponsorship consulting agency founded in 1975

'05

TMA acquires Davie-Brown Entertainment, an entertainment marketing agency founded in 1980

'06

TMA earns top spot on PROMO magazine’s annual top 100 list

TMA acquires mobile marketing agency ipsh!

TMA launches the Celebrity DBI

'07

TMA launches its multicultural practice

'09

Adweek names Doritos “Crash The Super Bowl” – a program concepted and managed by TMA – one of the best promotions of the decade

'10

TMA tops PROMO magazine’s “Most Creative Agency" list

TMA named one of the “Best Places to Work” by Workplace Dynamics

'11

TMA named “Best in Sports Event & Experiential Marketing” by the Sports Business Journal

'12

Chief Marketer magazine names TMA “Agency of the Year”

TMA named “Best in Corporate Consulting” by the Sports Business Journal

'13

TMA celebrates its 20th anniversary

TMA earns two Cannes Lions for its Pepsi “Uncle Drew” branded content

'14

TMA acquires Fanscape, a social media agency founded in 1998

'15

TMA creates the “Real Strength” spot for Dove that airs during the Super Bowl

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