Crown Sponsor


Japs-Olson helps customers produce direct mail campaigns with better targeting, faster in-home delivery, and more available print formats, resulting in a better return on marketing investment. Japs-Olson works closely with clients to discuss strategy and introduce solutions that bring the best response rates. The goal of this collaborative approach is to reduce the cycle time from concept to delivery and introduce formats that stand-out in the market. In the past 18 months, Japs-Olson’s clients have tested more than 72 new concepts with increased response rates across a wide range of verticals. This has been Japs-Olson’s focus for over 105 years with a reputation built on unparalleled expertise, technology and innovation. Japs-Olson has mailed billions of direct mail pieces for thousands of satisfied clients of all sizes, in virtually every type of industry. The results speak for themselves.

Platinum Sponsors

Brooke Wedel Designs

Spectrum Reach

Kingston Printing

Kingston Printing was founded in 1987 as a two color duplicator shop. Today we are an award winning, family owned, full service commercial printer and graphics provider. We currently employ about 40 associates in our 40,000 sq. ft. facility. Kingston Printing hosts an impressive set of capabilities including a 40” 6-color Komori full UV press and a conventional 40" 6 color Komori (catalogs, marketing materials & publications), Kodak Nexpress digital presses (variable data mailers, on-demand & short run printing) and wide format digital graphics (retail graphics, indoor/outdoor banners, window clings, wallpaper, etc.) We also provide digital solutions for cross media marketing campaigns and web based store fronts for procuring marketing materials online. All services are in-house capability so we control the quality, timeframe and integrity of each project. Kingston is a G7 Master Printer. Our presses and digital devices are G7 profiled and certified to ensure best quality and consistency. Our foremost priority at Kingston Printing is to provide our customers with high-quality products and the best service possible. We serve our clients as a trusted ally, providing them with the loyalty of a business partner and the economics of an outside vendor. This allows us to provide our employees with fair compensation, a safe and secure work environment and return a reasonable profit for our investors.


The Kansas City Direct Marketing Education Foundation (KCDMAEF) is committed to promoting and fostering direct marketing education in the greater Kansas City metropolitan area and is an entity independent of the KCDMA. The KCDMAEF is a component fund of the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation and Affiliated Trust, the organization that administers the KCDMAEF and receives advice, direct and instructions from the KCDMAEF Advisory Committee. KCDMA provided the initial funding for the Education Foundation and will continue to build its general fund through fundraising events, memorial gifts, and gifts from individuals or corporations interested in the future of direct marketing in Kansas City.


The emfluence Marketing Platform is a digital marketing platform, headquartered in Kansas City since 2003, and is the exclusive email service provider for KCDMA. Part technology specialists, part marketing strategists, emfluence is solely focused on helping you grow your business online with less hassle and increasingly better results. The emfluence Marketing Platform allows you to create, deploy and track email marketing, social media, landing pages, forms, surveys and more, from one integrated platform. emfluence has worked with clients in virtually every business category: travel and tourism, lawn and garden, higher education, financial services, politics, consumer packaged goods, natural products, fashion. With emfluence tools, you can convert strangers into prospects, prospects into customers, and customers into evangelists.

Gold Sponsors


King Marketing Group, Inc. is a Kansas City based company founded and managed by like-minded individuals that were in search of a better way to service companies with their database and database marketing needs. King Marketing Group, Inc. understands the strengths and weaknesses of the available marketing databases in the market place. This knowledge gives their clients the edge in utilizing the most appropriate data for their marketing needs. King Marketing Groups mission is to give every client personal service and an unique experience every time. Their passion to work closely with a hands on approach every step of the way has helped clients reach their goals.

Silver Sponsors

Summit Marketing


Moblico offers retail, wholesale and manufacturing clients a world-class data-driven marketing engine designed to power acquisition, retention, loyalty and monetization programs in mobile and web apps, text to landline and digital direct marketing programs. Our clients tap Moblico to leverage their customer data into powerful engagement programs that drive increase in usage and transactions. Since 2010, Moblico has served over 1B engagements across over 300 mobile and web apps. Organizations such as Dupont, Johnson Controls, IGA, Company Kitchen, and Salvation Army benefit from Moblico's marketing engine.


Bookyourdata is a realtime online direct email list-builder company that you can search, order and download superior accurate business email contact lists just in seconds. It gives you 100% control of what you search, what you filter, counts, pricing, any selection of job levels, job titles, job functions, industries, countries and etc. in real-time. The core difference here is our 95% email deliverability guarantee policy with Best-Price-Guarantee promise for over 170 countries direct business contacts!