Angie Eckman, Owner & President of ADWORX will serve as 2021 President of the Youngsville Chamber of Commerce.
This is Angie’s eighth year serving on the chamber board of directors. She has served the chamber in many roles including President in 2020, Vice President in 2019, Past President in 2018, President 2014 – 2017 and Marketing & Fundraising Co-Chair in 2013. Angie worked with Mayor Ken Ritter to serve as a Program Founder for Leadership Youngsville. She also created Vision 2020 for the Youngsville Chamber.
Eckman stated, “I am truly honored to serve the Youngsville Chamber in this capacity. The board members whom I serve with are all volunteers and genuinely care about our city and the business community that we represent. Youngsville has been known as a great place to live, work, play sports, raise a family and retire. If you’ve ever considered opening a business in a family oriented community, now is the time. The Youngsville Sports Complex is a tremendous asset for economic development and a huge proponent of the city’s success.”
Angie owns and operates ADWORX, an advertising, marketing and public relations firm, which was founded in December of 2005. Angie is an award recipient of the 2020 Readers’ Choice Award as Planners & Industry Professionals to Watch from SportsEvents Magazine, which is a national sports publication. In April of 2014, ADWORX was awarded Outstanding Chamber Business of the Year. Angie was also featured as the cover and feature story of FACE Magazine in their June/July 2015 issue and was showcased for her community activism.
Angie has 18 years of corporate marketing experience and brings a wealth of knowledge to our Chamber board. She has a proven track record of building sales through local store marketing initiatives.
Angie pours her passion into her work and as a result, she has consistently increased sales, built brand awareness and exceeded clients’ expectations. Her outgoing personality and determination to succeed, have carried Angie a long way in her career and you will see those qualities shine in her work.
Angie has a bachelor’s degree from UL Lafayette in Mass Communication, specializing in Media Advertising and is very passionate about marketing the community. She also maintains the Chamber’s social media presence, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and YouTube accounts. ADWORX also designed and continues to maintain the Chamber’s website. Her company is responsible for all the advertising, marketing, PR, social media and website maintenance for both the city of Youngsville, the Youngsville Sports Complex and also works with the Youngsville Police Dept. as needed. She also manages sponsorship sales at the Sports Complex. ADWORX is also a proud founding sponsor of the Youngsville Sports Complex.
Angie is also a member of One Acadiana, UL Lafayette Alumni Association and Ragin’ Cajun Athletic Foundation. Angie is married to Jason Eckman and they live in Youngsville.