INDIANAPOLIS – On Thursday, February 1, 2024, Mojo Up Marketing + Media, a certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) with the City of Indianapolis, was awarded the Certified Vendor of the Month for February 2024 by Office of Minority and Women Business Development (OMWBD) Director David Fredricks.
“With Mojo Up’s diverse and talented team, they are bridging the gaps created by a lack of diversity in the marketing industry and empowering other businesses to cultivate an environment of diversity and inclusion,” says Director Fredricks.
Founded in 2019 by Travis Brown, Mojo Up is the largest Black-owned marketing agency in Indiana and offers a wide range of marketing services, including brand activation and refresh campaigns. Travis Brown has dedicated his career to building, inspiring, and motivating diverse teams and has established a unique culture of diverse and talented individuals. Under his guidance, the agency has created strategic and creative campaigns for major companies such as McDonald’s, Eli Lilly, AES Indiana, and Southwest Airlines. Travis is an author of four books and has created marketing courses for global brands, hosted brand boot camps, and developed an anti-bullying curriculum for schools around the country.
“We are honored to be recognized as the Certified Vendor of the Month,” said Travis Brown. “Our diverse and talented team is dedicated to providing excellent service to our clients and being a positive force in the community. This recognition is a reflection of our commitment to excellence and our belief that diverse perspectives and experiences are essential to success in business.”
Mojo Up Marketing + Media has been an unwavering contributor, helping numerous nonprofits and associations communicate their mission. The Salvation Army, Firefly Children & Family Alliance, New Hope, and C.A.R.E Autism Therapy are just a few of the organizations that Mojo Up has assisted. The company’s recognition as Certified Vendor of the Month is a testament to its commitment to fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and its contributions to the community.
OMWBD’s Vendor of the Month initiative highlights certified minority, women, veteran, and disabled- owned business enterprises (XBEs) to showcase businesses making a positive difference in their communities, acknowledge the achievements of diverse-owned companies, and to increase their market visibility. In 2024, the OMWBD team is expanding the initiative beyond downtown Indianapolis, highlighting the many exceptional vendors listed in the OMWBD XBE Directory across the county.