Ladies and gentlemen! Marketers of all ages: The game is on.

Marketing Mavens is Direct Marketing News's new online social rewards system—we dole out points and prizes for engaging with us here at and now we're doing it in person here at DMA. Want to be entered for a chance to win one of three iPad minis? Complete the tasks below, earn stickers, and have a great time doing it.

If you don't have one already, you need to print out a play card to participate. Click here to get yours.

Note: Tasks can be completed in any order.

Visit DMN booth #931 and get scanned.

Become a Marketing Maven. Already registered on Prove it at the DMN booth.

Attend a DMN-hosted Town Square session. (Click here for details.)

Visit Teradata booth #237.

Visit US Monitor booth #710.

Grab the October issue of DMN and get snapped in front of the Big Top at DMN booth #931.

Which brand do you think has the best #custserv?
   Email your answer to with subject line "Mavens Live."

Visit twice to earn the Big Top badge.


3 iPad minis. There are 8 Mavens Live tasks in total. The more tasks you complete, the better your chances are to win. Complete 5 tasks to be entered into the first general drawing. Finish all 8 and you'll be entered into a second, smaller pool. Winners will be contacted by phone or email by Tuesday, Oct. 22.


Drop off your card by 5 p.m. CDT on Tuesday, Oct. 15 at the DMN booth #931 to be entered into the prize drawings. Tasks completed after this time will not be counted.


As marketers, we know you bend over backwards to serve your clients and stay on top of trends and best practices in an ever-changing digital world—so why not get some credit for it? That's what Marketing Mavens is all about. It's a social rewards system that doles out points and badges for doing what you already love to do on—but with a twist. Learn more.

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