Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) June 30, 2010
Drexel University Online was awarded three Communicator Awards of Distinction for its outstanding work on several campaigns that included direct mail, magazine and newsletter advertisements.
Drexel Online was recognized for outstanding work in the direct mail category for its piece titled “Mardi Gras”. The colorful postcard features a traditional Mardi Gras mask and invites professionals to enjoy a night out in the Big Easy with New Orleans cuisine, jazz music and networking following a conference where Drexel served as an exhibitor.
Drexel’s print ad titled “Hey Mom!” won in the category of educational institutions. Drexel’s “Hey Mom!”ad highlights the convenience of Drexel Online, featuring a mother and child in front of a laptop. The ad encourages mothers to earn a top-ranked degree without sacrificing time away from home or family.
Drexel’s internal newsletter, Drexel Online Today, also won in the category of educational institutions. The newsletter features important news regarding Drexel University Online and highlights dean, faculty and student success stories.
“We are excited to have won three Communicator Awards of Distinction. With every piece of advertising we do, we continually look to leverage the prestige of the Drexel University brand to build brand awareness for Drexel University and its convenient online programs,” said Michael Schwartzman, marketing director for Drexel University Online.
The 2010 Communicator Awards is the leading international awards program honoring creative excellence for Communications Professionals. Founded by communication professionals over a decade ago, The Communicator Awards receives more than 9,000 entries from companies and agencies of all sizes, making it one of the largest awards of its kind in the world.
About Drexel University Online:
Drexel University Online, winner of the 21st Century Best Practice Award for Distance Learning from the United States Distance Learning Association, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Drexel University, specializing in innovative, Internet-based distance education programs for working professionals and corporations in the United States and abroad. Drexel University is continually ranked one of the best national universities by U.S. News & World Report and enjoys regional accreditation by the Middle States Association of Colleges & Secondary Schools. A leader in online education, Drexel has offered programs online since 1996. Visit our website or blog to learn more about our programs and online learning.