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The Results are In! 2009 Affiliate Communications Competition - PPA Today

The Results are In! 2009 Affiliate Communications Competition

Congratulations 2009 Affiliate Newsletter Editors and Webmasters!

PPA recently held the 2009 Affiliate Communications Competition. Designed to improve affiliate associations' publications and websites and recognize those involved in producing these communication tools, the competition awards every eligible entrant one PPA merit per entry. Those who place or earn an honorable mention receive an additional merit for each winning entry...and bragging rights! The winners can certainly brag, thanks to the breadth of resources they make available to members.

Qualified judges came in from the communications field, scoring the publications and Web sites in the following three areas:
  • editorial content
  • overall appearance
  • service to members

Category I
Printed publication of more than 12 pages, 4-color, published at least 3 times per year.

  • 1st Place: Peggy & Steven Roosa, Professional Photographers of California, Pro Photo West    
  • 2nd Place: Bill Hedrick, M.Photog.Cr., Texas Professional Photographers Association, Texas Professional Photographer
  • 3rd Place: Kalen Henderson, M.Photog.MEI.Cr., CPP, API, American Society of Photographers, ASP Magazine
  • Hon. Mention: Donald E. Hayden, Cr.Photog., Southwest Professional Photographers Association, Southwest Image

Category II

Printed publication of more than 12 pages, 1- or 2-color, published at least 3 times per year.

  • 1st Place: Scott Green, Cr.Photog., CPP, Detroit Professional Photographers Association, Detroit Newsletter 
  • 2nd Place: Kitty L. Pugh, Cr.Photog., CPP, Virginia Professional Photographers Association, Inc., Virginia Professional Photographer
  • 3rd Place: Ladd Scavnicky, M.Photog.Cr., CPP, Professional Photographers of Ohio, The Contact Sheet
  • Hon. Mention: Scott Green, Cr.Photog., CPP, Professional Photographers of Michigan, PPM

Category III

Printed publication of 12 or fewer pages, 4-color, published at least 3 times per year.

  • 1st Place: Jennifer Brum, CPP, Professional Photographers Society of North Florida, Prolog
No other winners


Category IV

Printed publication or 12 or fewer pages, 1- or 2-color, published at least 3 times a year.

  • 1st Place: Fuller Royal, M.Photog.Cr., Professional Photographers of North Carolina, Focus on Carolina
  • 2nd Place: Sandra Harris, Cr.Photog., Professional Photographers of Sacramento Valley, Latent Image
  • 3rd Place: Donald E. Hayden, Cr.Photog., Indian Nations Professional Photographers Association, INPPA Exposure
No Honorable Mention


Category V

Publication posted online or attached to an e-mail, at least 3 times a year.

  • 1st Place (TIE): Sarah Pfeiffer, Professional Photographers of Nebraska, News & Views
  • 1st Place (TIE): DeBorAh Wiltsey, Cr.Photog., Wisconsin Professional Photographers Association, Inc., The Wisconsin Photographer
  • 2nd Place: Jacqueline Cooper, South Central Photographers Association, Through the Lens
  • 3rd Place: Joseph A. Weber, M.Photog.Cr., PPA of Northern Illinois, Inc., Northern HiLites
  • Hon. Mention: Deborah Morrison, Suffolk Photographers Guild of New York, SPGNY Newsletter

Category VI

E-newsletter distributed via e-mail, at least 3 times a year.

  • 1st Place: Wendy Newman, CPP, Arizona Professional Photographers Association, AzPPA Monthly Bulletin   
  • 2nd Place: Sandra Harris, Cr.Photog., Professional Photographers of Sacramento Valley, E-newsletter   
  • 3rd Place: Gerry Solan, Cr.Photog., CPP, Triangle Photographers Association, Triangle Photographers Association E-news
No Honorable Mention


Category VII

Web site designed exclusively for a PPA affiliate group or school.

  • 1st Place: Wayne Winders, Associated Professional Photographers of Illinois, www.appillinois.com
  • 2nd Place: Gregory Scott Doramus, Professional Photographers of Southwest Florida, www.ppswf.com
  • 3rd Place: Heidi Theriault, Connecticut Professional Photographers Association, www.ctppa.com
  • Hon. Mention (TIE): Bob Coates, M.Photog.Cr., CPP, Arizona Professional Photographers Association, http://arizonappa.com/index3.html
  • Hon. Mention (TIE): Scott Green, Cr.Photog., CPP, Professional Photographers of Michigan, www.ppm.org
  • Hon. Mention (TIE): Dave Johnson, M.Photog.Cr., CPP, Twin Cities Professional Photographers Association, www.tcppa.org
  • Hon. Mention (TIE): Michael Thresher, Professional Photographers of Washington, www.ppw.org
 


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