CEU’s Annual Report 2014 won a Platinum Award, the top honors, in the Hermes Creative Awards, an international competition for professionals involved in the concept, design, writing and publication of traditional and emerging media. CEU’s suite of recruitment videos also won a Gold Award in the Public Relations Video category.
The Platinum Award is CEU’s second in a row, after the Annual Report 2013 won the prize last year. CEU also won a Gold Award last year for its recruitment materials, including brochures, online banners, posters and advertisements, education fair presence. It also won a Gold Award in 2013 for the new CEU website.
CEU’s Annual Report 2014, which is compiled, edited, and published by the Communications Office, was designed by Ildiko Petrok of Yolk Communication, with the majority of photography by freelance photographer Daniel Vegel. CEU’s suite of recruitment videos were planned and coordinated by the Student Recruitment Office with faculty, staff and students from almost all academic departments, with videography by the Communications Office, including freelance videographer Sara Haragonics.
The competition is judged by the U.S.-based Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP), and evaluated 6,000 entries from the U.S., Canada and around the world in 195 categories this year. The judges chose several Platinum and Gold winners in each category, and estimate that 15 percent of entries won Platinum, and 22 percent won Gold. For more about the competition, see www.hermesawards.com.