The College of Central Florida was honored with several awards at the Association of Florida Colleges virtual annual conference Nov. 16-20.
CF Marketing and Public Relations earned 16 Awards of Excellence from the Communications and Marketing Commission, including Best in Show for a magazine article on “Going the Extra Mile with Experiential Learning.” The team earned first place for an article in a college-produced publication, first place for magazine, first place for newspaper advertising campaign, first place for outdoor campaign, first place for table top and retractable displays, first place for single sheet digital flyer, and first place for video/digital promotion 60 seconds or more.
The Marketing and Public Relations team also earned second place for the 2018-2019 annual report, second place for article in a college produced publication, second place for article/story pitch resulting in publication, second place for direct mail campaign, second place for digital newsletter, second place for single sheet digital flyer, third place for social media campaign paid, and third place for social media unpaid.
The CF AFC Chapter won Platinum chapter status and CF staff member Marjorie McGee was given honorary Lifetime AFC Membership. Three CF team members accepted 2021 leadership positions: Jessica Kummerle will serve as the Legislative Commission chair, Tina Banner will serve as the Communications and Marketing Commission chair and Jean Scheppers will serve as immediate past chair of the Faculty Commission.