NEW YORK — NAMIC New England Inc. was an Event Management Award winner at the 2017 NAMIC Chapter Leader Awards competition for demonstrating excellence in planning and executing an event, resulting in significant event attendance. NAMIC New England was recognized in this category for a “Connect for Success” event held in Springfield. The purpose was to bring together communication and diversity professionals, innovators, and educators for an evening of networking and promotion of diversity practices across multiple disciplines.
NAMIC New England also received the Marketing Excellence award recognizing the chapter for its 2016 creative marketing campaign that demonstrated measurable results and clearly conveyed NAMIC’s mission to advocate, educate, and promote diversity and inclusion in the areas of communications, media, and entertainment. NAMIC New England’s marketing campaign included appearances on several community television programs, collaboration with New England academic institutions, and event partnerships with Boston entrepreneurs and small businesses.
“NAMIC New England Inc. is committed to offering diversity initiatives in the New England area and is excited to be honored for our event planning and marketing efforts,” said President Kamilah A’Vant. “The hard work of our chapter board, members, support of chapter sponsors, and our surrounding diverse communities made it possible.”