Cobb County School District Magazine wins 2017 Communicator Award

The Cobb County School District Magazine has won a Distinction Award from Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA) in the category of Magazine-Educational Institution for Marketing/Promotion.  The 23rd Annual Communicator Awards selected the CCSD Magazine among more than 6,000 entries received from across the US and around the world.  The Communicator Awards is the largest and most competitive awards program honoring creative excellence for communications professionals.

“We are both excited and amazed by the quality of work received for the 23rd Annual Communicator Awards. This year’s class of entries is a true reflection of the progressive and innovative nature of marketing and communications,” noted Linda Day, executive director of the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts. She added, “On behalf of the entire Academy I want to applaud this year’s Communicator Awards entrants and winners for their dedication to perfecting their craft as they continue to push the envelope of creativity.”

“This magazine gives us a great platform to tell some of the many amazing stories of the students and staff in our school district and we are honored to receive this award,” said Lisa Watson, Assistant Director of Communications with the Cobb County School District and Editor of the magazine.  “It’s gratifying to be recognized for our work, and fun to put together a top-notch publication when you have a wealth of great things going on in our school district to feature in the pages.”

The Communicator Awards are judged and overseen by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA), a 600+ member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media. Current AIVA membership represents a “Who’s Who” of acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms including: AirType Studio, Condè Nast, Disney, Keller Crescent, Lockheed Martin,, MTV, rabble+rouser, Time Inc., Tribal DDB, Yahoo!, and many others. See for more information.

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About The Communicator Awards:

The Communicator Awards is the leading international awards program honoring creative excellence for communication professionals. Founded by communication professionals over a decade ago, The Communicator Awards is an annual competition honoring the best in advertising, corporate communications, public relations and identity work for print, video, and interactive. This year’s Communicator Awards received thousands of entries from companies and agencies of all sizes, making it   one of the largest awards of its kind in the world.

The Communicator Awards is sanctioned and judged by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts, an invitation-only body consisting of top-tier professionals from a “Who’s Who” of acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms.

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