VILLANOVA, Pa., November 1, 2016—The Villanova School of Business (VSB) was selected as a winner of four 2016 MarCom awards. This international competition recognizes the creativity of marketing and communications professionals from Fortune 50 companies, PR firms, production companies, advertising agencies and educational institutions representing more than 34 countries around the world.
Members of the Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals judged the awards, selecting work that they believed set new benchmarks for the industry. Winners were selected from more than 200 categories and 6,000 entries, and VSB earned three awards and one honorable mention.
VSB was awarded the following:
- Platinum award for the Villanova Business Magazine
- Gold award for the Faculty Portrait Series
- Gold award for the Annual Business Leader’s Forum Video
- Honorable mention for the alumni website, VSB Connect
“The Villanova School of Business is honored to receive industry recognition for our marketing and communication strategies,” said Joyce E. A. Russell, PhD, the Helen and William O’Toole Dean of VSB. “Every day, our team is committed to sharing the VSB experience, connecting with alumni and professionals, and showcasing our values in meaningful way.
You can find the VSB entries and a complete list of the winners on the MARCOM website, www.marcomawards.com.
The Villanova School of Business (VSB) undergraduate program is ranked #1 in the nation by Bloomberg Businessweek and has been at the forefront of business education since it was founded in 1922. Serving over 2,500 undergraduate and graduate students, VSB is home to six Centers or Institutes of Excellence (the Daniel M. DiLella Center for Real Estate, the Center for Business Analytics, the Center for Global Leadership, the Center for Marketing & Consumer Insights, the Center for Church Management & Business Ethics and the Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship (ICE) Institute) with each center and institute designed to foster innovative, cross-disciplinary research and teaching opportunities for business faculty. VSB is known for academic rigor; creativity and innovation; hands-on and service learning opportunities; a firm grounding in ethics; and an applied education that prepares students to become outstanding leaders and global citizens within the ever-changing, complex, and fast-paced world of business. For more, visit business.villanova.edu.