Channel Communications Receives Multiple Honors at MarCom Awards

Agency garners four awards for work in education, telecommunications and health care

TOWSON, MD, October 29, 2010—Channel announced today that it received honors in five separate categories at this year’s MarCom Awards competition. The agency was recognized with one Platinum Award; for work on materials for the National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative (NRTC); in addition, Channel received two Gold Awards for campaigns developed for NRTC and Capitol College as well as an Honorable Mention certificate for an ad campaign for Patient First.

The MarCom Awards is an international creative competition that recognizes outstanding work, in a wide range of media, by marketing and communications professionals. Entries are submitted by corporate marketing and communications departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, design shops, and production companies. Participants range in size from individuals to Fortune 500 companies.

“It’s gratifying to know that your peers can see the quality and thought that goes into your work,” said Cory Farrugia, president of Channel Communications. “It’s also a tribute to not only the team at Channel Communications but to our clients who gave us the opportunity and support to create campaigns that engage their audiences in fresh ways.”

The competition is administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals, based in Arlington, TX. There were almost 5,000 entries received from the U.S. and foreign countries for the 2010 MarCom Awards. Platinum and Gold Award winners are listed at

With offices in Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC; Channel provides a full range of integrated marketing services, including branding, marketing communications and advertising, and broadcast and interactive media.

Cory Farrugia