November 19, 2017
    Who are the best in association media?

    Winners of the TRENDS 2015 All Media Contest


    The anticipation and anxiety are over: the winners of the TRENDS 2015 All Media Contest are in! This is one of the oldest and prestigious independent contests of its kind in the association community, culminating in a grand recognition ceremony at the TRENDS Salute to Association Excellence, March 4 at the Capital Hilton in Washington. 

    Winners were selected in 22 categories:

    Advertising Media Kit
    Gold: NACE International, Media Opportunities 2016
    Silver: American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS), 2015 AAPS Media Kit
    Bronze: Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), Middle Market Growth Media Kit

    Annual or Quarterly Magazine or Journal
    Gold: National Business Officers Associations, Net Assets Magazine
    Silver: Washington Realtors, RE Magazine
    Bronze: International Carwash Association in partnership with Naylor Association Solutions, CAR WASH Magazine

    Annual Report
    Gold: International Sign Association in partnership with CSG Creative, Progress Report
    Silver: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation in partnership with Ripe, Walker Basin Restoration Program 2010-2015 Program Report
    Bronze: Dental Trade Alliance Foundation in partnership with Journey Group, Annual Report

    Gold: American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Engineering the Everyday and the Extraordinary
    Silver: American Society of Interior Designers, 2015/2016 Outlook and State of the Industry
    Bronze: MJSA, Jewelry Metals: A guide to Working with Common Alloys

    CD, Video, Podcast or PSA
    Gold: National Recreation and Park Association, Get Out & Walk Animated Video
    Silver: Can Manufacturers Institute in partnership with Fixation Marketing, Open Up to Can Video
    Bronze: National Restaurant Association, National Restaurant Association video celebrating Women's History Month

    Gold: National Milk Producers Federation in partnership with CSG Creative, NMPF 100 Year Centennial Book
    Silver: National Recreation and Park Association, NRPA's 50th Anniversary Video
    Bronze: Indiana CPA Society, Indiana CPAs and Their Association: A Century of Service

    Convention Program
    Gold: National Association for Independent Schools in partnership with KINETIK, 2015 Annual Conference Program
    Silver: National Recreation and Park Association, 2015 Annual Conference Pocket Guide
    Bronze: Frontline Public Strategies, Engineer Superheroes

    Convention Promotion Package
    Gold: National Association for Independent Schools in partnership with KINETIK, NAIS Annual Conference Promo
    Silver: Ohio Society of CPAs, Business Excellence Symposium brochure
    Bronze: A.S.P.E.N. in partnership with GRAPHEK, American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, Clinical Nutrition Week 2015

    Daily or Weekly Communication
    Gold: National Association of College Stores', Campus Marketplace
    Silver: American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, Countdown & Today in Orlando Annual Meeting eBlasts
    Bronze: National Restaurant Association, @WeRRestaurants newsletter

    Direct Marketing Piece/Promotion
    Gold: National Association of Independent Schools in partnership with KINETIK, Navigate Your Year with NAIS Poster
    Silver: Missouri Municipal League, How Do Cities Pay For Vital Services?
    Bronze: Indiana CPA Society, Be a CPA: Student Recruitment Piece

    Educational Program
    Gold: Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association Automotive Workshops and Seminars Guide
    Silver: 340B Health, 340B Health:340 Simulator
    Bronze: Ohio Society of CPAs – Quick Bytes

    Exhibitor Sales Kit
    Gold: American Council of Engineering Companies, 2015 ACEC Fall Conference Exhibitor's and Sponsorship Prospectus
    Silver: NACE International, CORROSION 2016 Exhibitor Prospectus
    Bronze: Casualty Actuarial Society, CAS Society Partners Program

    Membership Directory
    Gold: New Jersey Realtors, New Jersey Realtors' Find A Realtor Website Feature
    Silver: Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association 2015 Membership Directory

    Membership Promotion Kit or Campaign
    Gold: American Society of Interior Designers, Student Chapter Kick-Off Kit
    Silver: National Recreation and Park Association, Membership Keeps You On Your Feet Campaign
    Bronze: Home Care Association of Florida, HCAF's 2015 Membership Brochure

    Monthly Newsletter or Communication
    Gold: Ohio Society of CPAs, OSCPA Spotlight
    Silver: Society of Neuroscience, NQ Quarterly Newsletter
    Bronze: American Society of Anesthesiologists', ASA Newsletter

    Monthly Professional Society Magazine
    Gold: Professional Convention Management Association, PCMA Convene- January 2015
    Silver: Financial Executives International (FEI), Financial Executive magazine
    Bronze: American Optometric Association, AOA Focus July/August 2015 issue

    Monthly Trade Association Magazine
    Gold: National Recreation and Park Association, Parks and Recreation Magazine: August 2015
    Silver: National Association of College Stores, The College Store magazine
    Bronze: American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association, O&P Almanac

    Most Improved Magazine or Journal
    Gold: American Geophysical Union, Eos
    Silver: Mississippi State Medical Association, Journal of the Mississippi State Medical Association
    Bronze: PA School Boards Association, PSBA Bulletin redesign

    Promotional Items
    Gold: American Nurses Association, Conference Booth Promotion
    Silver: International Council of Shopping Centers, Beacon Integration- #RECon15
    Bronze: National WIC Association in partnership with KINETIK, NWA Nutrition and WIC Promotion Calendar

    Scholarly/Technical/Scientific Journal
    Gold: The American Society for Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics V. 98, N. 2, August 2015 – Diabetics
    Silver: Kappa Delta Pi, The Educational Forum
    Bronze: National Shellfisheries Association, Journal of Shellfish Research

    Social Media
    Gold: National Restaurant Association, Kids LiveWell 4th Anniversary
    Silver: U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, #IOMeducates- 2015 Social Media
    Bronze: Organic Trade Association, Organic Trade Association's Organic Myth-Busting Month Social Media Festival

    Web Site
    Gold: American Society of Civil Engineers in partnership with KINETIK,
    Silver: Meals on Wheels America,
    Bronze: National Beer Wholesalers Association,

    All Media winners will be honored at the TRENDS Salute to Association Excellence along with

    - Jay Timmons, 2016 Association Executive of the Year 

    - Richard Whelan, 2016 Association Partner of the Year 

    - 2015 Leading Association Lobbyists 

    - 2015 Young & Aspiring Association Professionals

    To reserve your seat at the Salute, click here. Don’t delay, this event routinely sells out!

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