SGMA Wins Bronze Award in Association TRENDS All-Media Contest
SILVER SPRING, MD -- December 22, 2010 -- The Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association (SGMA) has been honored with a Bronze Award in the Production of an Association Piece Category in Association TRENDS’ 2010 All-Media Contest. It was one of more than 470 entries in the association publications contest this year.
“This award is a reflection of a professional commitment to excellence by our staff,” said SGMA President Tom Cove. “The briefing booklet which helped SGMA win this prestigious award is produced to support the sporting goods industry’s biggest day in Washington, D.C. – National Health Through Fitness Day. This four-color publication is the focal point of the sporting goods industry’s day on Capitol Hill. It’s a first-class booklet produced by a group of first-class professionals who are dedicated to excellence.” To view our winning entry visit https://www.sgma.com/enews/2010book.pdf .
The TRENDS All-Media Contest is an annual competition held exclusively for associations, recognizing the most creative and effective communication vehicles developed in the industry over the prior year. The 2010 competition included more than 470 entries in 27 categories of association communications.
The SGMA will be honored at the 32nd Annual Salute to Association Excellence, to be held February 16, 2011 at the Capital Hilton in Washington, D.C. The winning entry will be on display at the event, along with the other winners. As well as being honored at the Salute to Association Excellence, this year’s All-Media Contest winners will be featured in the January issue of TRENDS and online.
Association TRENDS is the national newspaper for association executives and suppliers, spotlighting the latest news, information and trends in association management for the professional staff of international, national, state, regional and local voluntary organizations.
The Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association (SGMA), the #1 source for sport and fitness research, is the leading global trade association of manufacturers, retailers, and marketers in the sports products industry. SGMA helps lead the sports and fitness industries by fostering participation through research, thought leadership, product promotion, and public policy. More information about SGMA membership and SGMA's National Health Through Fitness Day can be found at www.SGMA.com.