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NEMA wins national MarCom Awards for creative communications.

Press Release Summary:

Oct 24, 2016 - AMCP announced that NEMA won platinum MarCom Award for the September 2016 issue of electroindustry magazine, "Come Hell or High Water." Issue highlights persistent and pluralistic efforts by U.S. electrical industry to mitigate threats to electric grid and respond to natural disasters. NEMA also won gold awards for white paper "Powering Microgrids for the Twenty-First Century Electrical System" and the infographic "Benchmarking and Transparency Results in Energy Investment."

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

NEMA Wins National MarCom Awards for Creative Communications

Press release date: Oct 20, 2016

ROSSLYN, Va., —The Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP) announced this week that the National Association of Electrical Manufacturers (NEMA) won a platinum MarCom Award for the September 2016 issue of electroindustry magazine, “Come Hell or High Water.” The issue highlights the persistent and pluralistic efforts by the U.S. electrical industry to mitigate threats to the electric grid and respond to natural disasters.

NEMA also won gold awards for the white paper “Powering Microgrids for the Twenty-First Century Electrical System” and the infographic “Benchmarking and Transparency Results in Energy Investment,” as well as honorable mention for the infographic “Energy Savings Possible for Urban Water Utilities.”

“These awards reflect the great effort and talent that go into creating NEMA communications,” said NEMA President and CEO Kevin J. Cosgriff. “Our publications are the result of much collaboration among our Member companies, staff editors, designers, program managers, and others. We are proud that our collective work is recognized both inside and outside the electroindustry.”

MarCom Awards is a creative competition for any individual or company involved in the concept, writing, and design of print, visual, audio, and web materials and programs. The competition has grown to perhaps the largest of its kind in the world, with about 6,000 entries per year from corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, design shops, production companies, and freelancers. The awards are administered and judged by AMCP, an international organization consisting of several thousand marketing, communication, advertising, public relations, media production, and freelance professionals.

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association represents nearly 400 electrical, medical imaging, and radiation therapy manufacturers on the forefront of electrical safety, reliability, resilience, efficiency, and energy security. Our combined industries account for more than 400,000 American jobs and more than 7,000 facilities across the United States. Domestic production exceeds $117 billion per year.

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