For Immediate Release - Southwest Tennessee Community College

Date: January 13, 2011

Southwest Tennessee Community College Receives Awards for Marketing Efforts

Southwest Tennessee Community College shared in the spotlight at the National Conference for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) District 2 conference after receiving four awards for outstanding achievement in marketing communications.

The Medallion Awards ceremony was part of the NCMPR District 2 conference held November 7-9 at the Mayfair Hotel in Coconut Grove, Florida.

NCMPR District 2 is comprised of community colleges in 11 states, along with the Bahamas and Bermuda. The NCMPR District 2 Medallion Awards is an annual awards' celebration honoring the marketing and communication efforts of community college marketing and public relations professionals.

This year the district received a record number of award entries, with 433 received in more than 42 categories. Southwest accepted awards in the following categories:

Radio Advertisement PSA Series
Bronze- Alumni Testimonials

Online Newsletter
Bronze- Southwest Scoop

Sports Brochure
Bronze- Lady Saluqis Basketball Media Guide, 2009-10

Sports Brochure
Bronze- Saluqis Basketball Media Guide, 2009-10

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