Eloqua Recognizes Modern Marketing Excellence with 2012 Markie Awards

  Eloqua Recognizes Modern Marketing Excellence with 2012 Markie Awards

          19 Companies Take Home Coveted Prize at Eloqua Experience

Business Wire

ORLANDO, Fla. -- November 08, 2012

Eloqua (NASDAQ: ELOQ), the marketing system of record for modern marketers,
today announced the 6th annual Markie award winners were revealed during a
ceremony taking place last night at Eloqua Experience, the largest gathering
of Eloqua users in North America. The "Markies" honor exceptional, innovative
marketing efforts that focus on revenue generating results. In 2012, the
Markie awards received a record breaking number of entries as the awards
continue to symbolize outstanding marketing achievement for the entire
industry.

Companies competed across twenty categories with a chance to demonstrate the
impressive results of their marketing activities. Eloqua is thrilled to
announce the following as winners of the 2012 Markie awards:

  *Best Customer Lifecycle Program: SurePayroll Inc.
  *Best International Campaign: Rockwell Automation
  *Best Lead Nurturing Program: FIS
  *Best Lead Scoring Program: LinkedIn
  *Connecting in the Eloqua AppCloud: Trend Micro
  *Data Clean House: Ariba, an SAP Company
  *Event Nirvana: McAfee
  *Extraordinary Email: Treasury Wine Estates
  *Fastest Time to Value: The Dow Chemical Company
  *Getting to Know You (Personalization): Wolters Kluwer Financial Services
  *Integration Innovation: NXP Semiconductors
  *Marketing and Sales BFF: Thomson Reuters
  *Marketing Center of Excellence: Lenovo
  *Marketing Visionary: Diane Walker, McAfee
  *Most Creative Marketing Campaign: Eaton Corporation
  *One View of the Truth (RPM): inContact
  *Revenue Growth: Cvent
  *Rookie of the Year: Dex One
  *Sales Impact: D&B
  *Social Media Innovation: Infoblox

"In an age where marketing is still evolving from art to science, the 2012
Markie award winners have already struck the right balance and are taking
their place as the leaders in the industry," said Joe Payne, CEO, Eloqua.
"Markie winners are some of the best modern marketers in the world -
demonstrating their ability to transform marketing within their organizations
and drive revenue growth. Congratulations to all the 2012 Markie award
winners."

Eloqua Experience 2012 will continue through November 8th. Follow the 2012
Eloqua Experience action at #EE12 and through Eloqua’s It’s All About Revenue
blog.

About Eloqua
Eloqua (NASDAQ: ELOQ) is the marketing system of record for modern marketers.
The company’s cloud software, professional services and education programs
provide marketers with thetechnology and expertiseneeded to help marketing
drive revenue.More than 100,000 global users from companies both large and
small,rely on themarketing automationpower of Eloqua to improvedemand
generationandlead managementwhile driving morequalified leads. Eloqua’s
customers include AON, Dow Jones, ADP, Fidelity, Polycom, and National
Instruments.The company is headquartered in Vienna, Virginia. For more
information, visitwww.eloqua.com, subscribe to theIt’s All About
Revenueblog, call866-327-8764, or email demand@eloqua.com.

Contact:

Eloqua
Sheila Lahar, 617-651-8137
sheila.lahar@eloqua.com