ALBANY, N.Y. (6/12/09)--The Credit Union Association of New York received five awards in the 15th Annual Communicator Awards presented by the International Academy of Visual Arts (IAVA). The association’s five awards included one Award of Excellence in the newsletter category for its weekly electronic newsletter, The Point
, and four Awards of Distinction for:
* Solutions, a bi-annual publication produced for the New York Credit Union Foundation, recognized in the Non-Profit category; * Connection, the association’s quarterly full-color magazine, acknowledged in the Association category; * Covera Card Solutions’ “See What We Have in Store for You” credit card promotion, recognized in the Campaign category; and * A comprehensive re-branding effort for CUC Mortgage, honored in the Financial Services category.
The 2009 competition received more than 7,000 entries from advertising agencies, interactive agencies, production firms, in-house creative professionals, graphic designers, design firms and public relations firms.