Our Story

Indiemark was founded by a troop of true email marketing veterans, and is supported by an insanely gifted team of strategic, creative, and technical gurus. Our company is built on the insights we've gleaned over the years and continues to grow because of our passion for all things email.


1997

  • Indiemark's founder, Scott Hardigree, joins the newly formed email marketing company eData.com (now LexisNexis Accurint) as their Director of Email Marketing.

1999

  • Scott founds Ecisive, an email-focused,full-service digital agency, where he serves as President until the company is acquired in 2003.
  • Among its many awards, Ecisive is named a Top 20 Email Marketing Company by bizjournals. Nice!

2003

  • Scott co-founds Teramedia, which specializes in email list management and brokerage. He serves as President until it's acquired by V12 Group in 2007.

2008

  • Indiemark is founded as the first dedicated email marketing agency.
  • EmailCritic, now a top-rated email design and strategy blog, is launched.

2009

  • Indiemark team members are selected as featured contributors to Deliverability.com and Best Practice Institute.

2010

  • Indiemark wins the MailChimp Template Throwdown. Kind of a big deal!
  • Award-winning email designer Evan Diaz joins the Indiemark team.

2011

  • Indiemark merges with Inbox Group and expands its team and offerings.
  • Indiemark joins the Email Experience Council's Measurement and Accuracy Advisory Board.

2012

  • Indiemark launches BlackBox an abuse prevention product for ESPs.
  • Indiemark is the Gold Medal Winner in AWeber's Email Marketing Summer Games.

2013

  • Indiemark serves on the Email Experience Council's 2013-2014 Email Marketing Awards Committee.

2014

  • We continue to experience steady growth thanks to our awesome team, partners and clients. You guys rock!