Caption Contest Winners Revealed! Presenting The Marketoonist’s Official 2019 MarTech Cartoon

April 15, 2019 by Lauren Donovan

Congratulations to the winners – and thank you for all of your submissions! They had us in stitches!

Last week at MarTech®, Tom Fishburne, a.k.a. the Marketoonist, delivered a delightful closing keynote entitled: “Look! Squirrel! Beyond the Shiny New Thing to Sustained Organizational Change.”

Part comedy routine, part real-talk, all entertaining – Tom used his artistic talents and clever sense of humor to get us to rethink the way we adopt new martech, overcome fear, and drive transformation at our companies.

One of the highlights of Tom’s keynote was the unveiling of his newest cartoon, complete with an official caption that came directly from the MarTech community. You may recall a few months ago, we held a caption contest to generate ideas for how to complete this cartoon… and boy, oh boy, were we blown away by what you had to share.

All told, we received nearly 400 unique submissions from the community. And I kid you not. We read them all. You guys are really, really funny. It was hard to pick a winner! Here’s a taste of what some of your peers came up with…


And, in case you missed it in San Jose (or the top of this post), the official caption winner was…

You can read all of the entries here!

Congratulations to the winners and a big thank you to everyone who submitted a caption! We absolutely loved your creative contributions!

MarTech is returning to the East coast later this year. Join us September 16-18 in Boston for three amazing days of learning and networking with a thriving community of senior-level marketers. The site is up and registration is open… now is the time to lock in best rates!

Hope to see you there!

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