2014 MarCom Awards

Gold Award
Media Relations/Publicity/Publicity Campaign

Crisis Center Billboard

A Gold award went to the Crisis Center Awareness Campaign in the category titled Media Relations/Publicity/Publicity Campaign. The Communications and Marketing team achieved outstanding media placements during the campaign, coupled with strategic advertising placements. UTHSC billboard partner, Clear Channel Outdoor, agreed to support this life-saving initiative by generously donating select billboard, transit shelter and poster space in locations around the city.

Crisis Center Transit DisplayMemphis Crisis Center Executive Director Mike LaBonte told the UTHSC administration, "Since this campaign was re-instituted we have seen a 30% rise in our call volume. Keeping the name before the public helps ensure that those needing the services access it. The work of your staff and Clear Channel are making a tremendous difference."

2014 Marketing Campaign for The Memphis Crisis Center PDF icon

Gold Award
Magazine/Educational Institution

Winter 2014 Dentistry magazine coverThe Winter 2014 issue of Dentistry alumni magazine PDF icon claimed the second UTHSC Gold, sporting a wordle on the cover that touted a novel "Seek and Find" feature article on expanded research initiatives. The publication won in the Magazine/Educational Institution category.

Honorable Mention
Design (Print)/Graphic Design/Infographic

Colleges of Memphis PosterArtwork specially developed for the Colleges of Memphis earned an Honorable Mention in the category of Design (Print)/Graphic Design/Infographic. For more than four years, UTHSC has been part of Mayor A C Wharton's Colleges of Memphis initiative to acknowledge and elevate an appreciation for the intellectual capital of Memphis's higher education community. This effort has included an official, annual back-to-school event, organized by the mayor's office, for college and university students, faculty and staff.

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Sally Badoud
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