Southwest Tennessee Community College

For Immediate Release

Date: October 29, 2009

For more information contact, Robert G. Miller, (901) 333-4368,
E-mail: rgmiller1@southwest.tn.edu

Southwest's Communications and Marketing Department Wins Numerous Awards in International and National Creative Competition

The MarCom Awards is an international creative competition that recognizes outstanding achievement by marketing and communication professionals. It is administered and judged annually by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals headquartered in Arlington, Texas. Entries come from corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, public relations firms, design shops, production companies and freelancers. The competition has grown to perhaps the largest of its kind in the world. There were more than 5,000 entries from throughout the United States and several foreign countries in the 2009 MarCom Awards competition. The prestigious Platinum Award is presented to those entries judged to be among the most outstanding entries in the competition. The Gold Award represents exceeding the high standards of the industry norm. Honorable Mention Awards were granted to those entries that met the quality expectations of the judges. The listing of awards earned by Southwest Tennessee Community College is below.

Title of Entry Category Award
2007-2008 Annual Report E-Annual Report Platinum
2009-2010 Student Planner Brochure/Handbook Platinum
Allied Health, Biotechnology, Nursing Brochure/Educational Platinum
Corporate Training & Continuing Education Ads/Newspaper Insert Gold
Southwest Now Magazine-Spring 2009 Magazine/Educational Institution Gold
Southwest Now TV Show-February 2009 Video/Film/TV Program (Cable) Gold
Your Best Choice-Recruitment Ad for Magazines Ads/Magazine Honorable Mention
Your Best Choice-Recruitment Ad for Newspapers Ads/Newspaper Honorable Mention