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2009-10 NACMA 'Best of' Award Winners Announced



June 23, 2010

CLEVELAND - The National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) has selected its 2009-10 award winners.

Initiated in 2003, the NACMA Awards program honors outstanding achievement in marketing and promotions. Awards are presented in 16 categories, with each category divided into three groups based upon school size and conference affiliations to promote fairness. More than 650 entries were received for the 2009-10 year.

The winners were presented their awards during NACMA's 19th Annual Convention, June 22-25 in Anaheim, Calif. The awards ceremony occurred today, Wednesday, June 23.

About NACMA:
NACMA is the first organization of its kind to provide educational and networking opportunities; enhancement of acceptable operating standards and ethics; and establishment of the overall prestige and understanding of the profession of athletics marketing administrators. For more information about NACMA, please visit www.nacma.com. NACMA is administered by NACDA. Now in its 45th year, is the professional and educational association for more than 6,500 college athletics administrators at more than 1,600 institutions throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. More than 2,300 athletics administrators annually attend the NACDA Convention. Additionally, NACDA administers 11 professional associations that come under the umbrella of the Athletics Director. For more information, visit www.nacda.com.

See the following pages for the top-three place finishers in all 16 categories. A complete list of the winners, including category and group is provided below.

New-Revenue Generating Idea
Place Institution
Group I Gold University of Cincinnati
Silver University of Texas El Paso
Bronze Marquette University
Group II Gold University of Tennessee Chattanooga
Silver Xavier University
Bronze University of Hartford
Group III Gold Grand Valley State University
Silver University of Massachusetts Lowell
Bronze Oklahoma City University
Electronic Promotion
Place Institution
Group I Gold Brigham Young University
Silver Middle Tennessee State University
Bronze University of Tennessee
Group II Gold University of North Dakota
Silver University of Tennessee Chattanooga
Bronze Drake University
Group III Gold Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Silver Northwest Missouri State University
Bronze Grand Valley State University
Promotional/Schedule Poster
Place Institution
Group I Gold Texas Christian University
Silver University of Wisconsin
Bronze Iowa State University
Group II Gold University of North Dakota
Silver Old Dominion University
Bronze South Dakota State University
Group III Gold University of Saint Francis
Silver Northwest Missouri State University
Bronze Minnesota State University
Season Ticket Sales Campaign
Place Institution
Group I Gold Iowa State University
Silver University of California
Bronze Mississippi State University
Group II Gold University of Tennessee Chattanooga
Silver University of California at Santa Barbara
Bronze Old Dominion University
Group III Gold Grand Valley State University
Silver University of Saint Francis
Sponsorship Program
Place Institution
Group I Gold University of California
Silver Louisiana State University
Bronze Indiana University
Group II Gold George Washington University
Silver Niagara University
Bronze University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Group III Gold Oklahoma City University
Silver Michigan Technological University
Bronze University of Massachusetts Lowell
Single-Day Attendance Promotion
Place Institution
Group I Gold Kansas State University
Silver Indiana University
Bronze Louisiana Tech
Group II Gold University of Hartford
Silver Boston University
Bronze James Madison University
Group III Gold Saint Francis University
Silver Colorado College
Bronze Oklahoma City University
Student Promotion
Place Institution
Group I Gold Kansas State University
Silver Florida State University
Bronze Virginia Tech
Group II Gold George Mason University
Silver University of Butler
Bronze United States Military Academy
Group III Gold Grand Valley State University
Silver Southeastern Oklahoma State University
Bronze University of Massachusetts Lowell
Promotional T-Shirt Design
Place Institution
Group I Gold Clemson University
Silver Oregon State University
Bronze Northwestern University
Group II Gold University of California at Santa Barbara
Silver Long Beach State University
Bronze Xavier University
Group III Gold Oklahoma City University
Silver Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Bronze University of Massachusetts Lowell
Single Newspaper Display Ad
Place Institution
Group I Gold University of Tennessee
Silver Louisiana State University
Bronze Kansas State University
Group II Gold University of California at Santa Barbara
Silver George Washington University
Bronze Drake University
Group III Gold LeMoyne College
Silver Colorado College
Bronze Grand Valley State University
Ticket Sales Piece
Place Institution
Group I Gold Iowa State University
Silver Louisiana State University
Bronze University of Colorado
Group II Gold George Washington University
Silver College of Charleston
Bronze California State University Charleston
Group III Gold Missouri Western State University
Silver University of Saint Francis
Bronze Grand Valley State University
Radio Commercial
Place Institution
Group I Gold Kansas State University
Silver University of Tennessee
Bronze University of Oregon
Group II Gold University of South Dakota
Silver Georgia Southern University
Bronze University of North Dakota
Group III Gold Colorado College
Silver Grand Valley State University
Bronze Northwest Missouri State University
TV Commercial
Place Institution
Group I Gold University of California
Silver University of Texas El Paso
Bronze Brigham Young University
Group II Gold Portland State University
Silver Xavier University
Bronze University of South Dakota
Group III Gold Colorado College
Silver California State University, Chico
Bronze Ferris State University
Video Board Segment
Place Institution
Group I Gold Clemson University
Silver Florida State University
Bronze Ohio University
Group II Gold United States Military Academy
Silver University of Montana
Bronze Drake University
Group III Gold Northwest Missouri State University
Silver Linfield College
Bronze Grand Valley State University