Mullin/Ashley wins three national competitions
CHESTERTOWN — Mullin/Ashley Associates — a Mid-Atlantic-based branding, communications, web design and public relations firm — has been named a winner in three national marketing communications awards competitions held during the first half of 2018.
According to a news release, Chestertown-based Mullin/Ashley won six awards for marketing materials designed and produced for three clients: Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Dixon Valve and Coupling Co. in Chestertown and Bettcher Industries in Birmingham, Ohio.
Dixon and Bettcher Industries are leading worldwide manufacturing firms in their respective industries, a news release states. An Award of Excellence was awarded to Mul- lin/Ashley in the Communicator Awards annual competition for its print advertising that celebrates Dixon Valve’s 100 years in business.
The large-format color advertisment appeared in trade publications reaching Dixon’s target industrial markets including chemical processing, energy and mining, transportation services, food processing and pharmaceuticals.
A second Mullin/Ashley submission made to the Communicator Awards competition won an Award of Distinction. This award was for a Bettcher Industries marketing communications campaign supporting the introduction of the company’s new Quantum Flex Trimmer, a handheld powered meat trimming system used in processing plants.
The winning campaign encompassed the full range of MarComm materials including brand logo development, digital and print advertising, sales literature, web communications, email and postal mail marketing and tradeshow promotional materials, a news release states.
In the healthcare industry segment, Mullin/Ashley garnered four national awards for marketing communications materials developed for Atlantic General Hospital.
Two Gold Awards were won for a multi-page capital campaign picture-book attracting major financial contributions for the hospital’s five expansion initiatives including construction of a new regional cancer care center, expansion of the Emergency Department and facility reno- vation efforts.
One Gold Award was received from the annual Aster Awards competition and the other Gold Award came from the annual Healthcare Marketing Awards competition.
Mullin/Ashley won for two other Atlantic General initiatives as well. A TV/cable ad celebrating the hospital’s 25th anniversary was named a Bronze Award winner by the Aster Awards, while the Healthcare Marketing Awards gave an Award of Merit for Mullin/Ashley’s design of the hospital’s care.together community magazine.
“National competitions like the annual Communicator, Aster and Healthcare Marketing Awards allow us to be judged according to rigorous standards of marketing and de- sign excellence. We’re particularly gratified to be recognized in three well-established competitions that attract thousands of entries each year from all across the United States and beyond,” said Phillip Nones, president, in the release.
Mullin/Ashley is a branding, communications, web design and public relations firm serving industrial, commercial, healthcare and service companies and organizations.
Mullin/Ashley’s clients are located in six states in the Mid-Atlantic, South and Midwest regions. Established in 1978, the company is celebrating 40 years in business this year.
More information on Mullin/Ashley can be found at mullinashley. com/work.