Frederick, MD (PRWEB) July 11, 2014
The awards recognize the Frederick design firm for its work on behalf of the Tourism Council of Frederick County to produce the 2013 edition of Visit Frederick-The City, The County, The Region, the Tourism Council’s printed visitor guide, and for designing http://www.VisitFrederick.org, the organization’s website.
“Our staff cherishes the wealth of attractions in the Frederick area and we take great pleasure in working closely with the Tourism Council of Frederick County to show off the very best Frederick has to offer,” said Jean Peterson, Principal of Jean Peterson Design.
“We are very proud of the work that Jean Peterson Design does to help us promote Frederick County as a great visitor destination,” said John Fieseler, Executive Director of the Tourism Council of Frederick County. “It is gratifying to see our visitor guide and website recognized as the gold prize winners in this international competition.”
This awards competition, now in its 22nd year, honors the “best of the best” in travel writing, photography, and promotion that cover all aspects of the travel industry worldwide. NATJA Awards recognize excellence in travel writing, photojournalism, social media, multimedia platforms, advertising, marketing, and public relations for the travel and tourism industry. This year, NATJA received 600 submissions from all over the world.
“This year’s entries were an outstanding mix of local and international stories with dynamic and creative elements that provided the visual through words or photography to transport the reader to the destination,” said Helen Hernandez, CEO of NATJA. “The judging has become increasingly difficult every year given the abundance of talent in the travel journalism community.”
For more information about NATJA or a complete list of 2013 award winners and finalists, visit http://www.natja.org.
Founded in 1996, Jean Peterson Design is an award-winning design studio based in Frederick, Maryland, and serving clients locally and throughout the country. For more information, call 301-631-2401 or visit http://www.jeanpetersondesign.com.