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Western New England University Wins Educational Advertising Awards

Published: April 30, 2016 | Categories: All News

Over 2,000 entries submitted from over 1,000 universities in all 50 states and several foreign countries

Award for Advertising

Members of the Western New England University Marketing and External Affairs division recently won the following awards in the 31st Annual Educational Advertising Awards competition, sponsored by Higher Education Marketing Report. The Educational Advertising Awards is the largest educational marketing and advertising awards competition in the country.

People who won Advertising Awards

(L to R): Mary Orszulak, Barbara Moffat, Sarah Stephens, and Matt Reilly

Graphic Designer, Sarah Stephens was awarded Gold in the category of publication for her design of The Start of Something. Sarah also earned two Merit recognitions in the Poster category for her Wizard of Oz poster and the Picture Yourself Photo Book.

Director for Copywiting Services, Mary Orszulak, and Multimedia Design and Technical Director, Matt Reilly, earned Silver in the direct mail category for the Find Your Success Here brochure.

"We are delighted that so many of our University publications have been honored by such a prestigious organization for their quality, excellence, and impact," said Barbara Moffat, Vice President for Marketing and External Affairs "We are proud of our editorial, design, and publishing teams and we congratulate all of the individual members of our staff who continually strive for integrity and excellence in our communications both internally and externally.”

This year, over 2,000 entries were received from over 1,000 colleges, universities, and secondary schools from all 50 states and several foreign countries. A national panel of industry specialists judge and award those entrants whose programs and materials display exceptional quality, creativity, and message effectiveness.