Southwest Tennessee Community College Wins 12 Noted Marketing Awards

The Communications and Marketing Department at Southwest Tennessee Community College is pleased to announce winning six MarCom Awards and six National Conference for Marketing and Public Relations (NCMPR) Medallion Awards in the 2014 competitions.

MarCom is an international awards competition that recognizes outstanding creative achievement by marketing and communication professionals. MarCom Awards is administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals. Winners receive Platinum, Gold or Honorable Mention awards.

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. Winners receive Gold, Silver or Bronze awards.

The MarCom Awards received were one Platinum award, three Gold awards and two Honorable Mention awards. The Platinum award recognized excellence for the Southwest Now Magazine Spring/Summer 2013 issue. The Gold awards were for Southwest Now Magazine Fall/Winter 2013 issue, Student Handbook/Planner 2013-14, and the College's Website ( The Southwest Scoop Issue 540 (online newsletter) and “Why I Chose Southwest” TV commercial received Honorable Mentions.

Southwest received Gold NCMPR awards for the Digital Class Catalog, Website (, Southwest Scoop Issue 540 (online newsletter), Adult Weekend Degree Program postcard, and Explore Southwest postcard. A Bronze award was received for our Corporate Training/Continuing Education Fall 2013 class schedule publication.