CMH Marketing Department wins 10 national advertising awards

The Citizens Memorial Hospital/Citizens Memorial Healthcare Foundation (CMH) marketing department was recognized nationally for outstanding healthcare advertising presented by the Healthcare Marketing Report Awards and Aster Awards. In this year’s competition CMH was recognized with seven awards from the Healthcare Marketing Report Publications Group and three national Aster Awards, hosted by Marketing Healthcare Today and Creative Images, Inc.

The Healthcare Marketing Report is a publication for marketing news and information featuring healthcare admissions and marketing. Nearly 4,000 entries were received this year.  Entries were judged on creativity, quality, message effectiveness, consumer appeal, graphic design and overall impact. The Healthcare Advertising Awards is the oldest, largest and most widely respected healthcare advertising awards competition. The Aster Awards recognizes outstanding healthcare professionals for excellence in advertising and marketing efforts. Approximately 3,000 entries were submitted this year. Entries are judged on creativity, layout and design, typography, production, quality and overall effectiveness.

Healthcare Marketing Report results

  • Gold – CMH Communication Boards (Employee Communication)
  • Silver – Heart Shirt (Imprinted Material)
  • Silver – 2012 CMH Calendar (Calendar)
  • Bronze – CMH Medical Staff Directory (Other)
  • Bronze – Burgundy Ball (Special Event)
  • Merit – CMH Clothing Line (Imprinted Material)
  • Merit – Vitality (Publication External)

Aster Award results

  • Gold – Medical Staff Directory (Physician Directory)
  • Gold – Go Red T-shirt (Advertising Specialty)
  • Silver – Burgundy Ball (Special Events)

“We are extremely excited about these awards,” said Donald J. Babb, chief executive officer/executive director of CMH.  “The team creates all concepts and graphics in-house.  This national recognition is an honor to the exceptional services CMH continues to provide,” concluded Babb.

The CMH marketing department includes Tamera Heitz-Peek, director of marketing; Tessa Arnold, graphic designer; Justin Wollard, graphic designer; Shannon Tidwell, marketing assistant and Wren Hall, director of community relations.

For more information about the services provided at CMH, contact the CMH Information Center at 417-328-6010 or 888-328-6010.

June 18, 2012

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