Advertisting Club of Westchester Announces Big W 2011 Award Winners

Advertisting Club of Westchester Announces Big W 2011 Award Winners and its 40th year celebrating and rewarding creativity

Online PR News – 17-May-2011 – – White Plains, NY - (May 17 2011) – The Big W Awards for Bronze, Silver and Gold will be presented at the ACW Big W Awards Gala & Banquet on Wednesday, June 8, 2010 at Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill, Tarrytown NY. The Gala Preview and Cocktails start at 6pm, followed by the Banquet and Awards Ceremony from 7 – 9:30pm. Winners of the award include:

341 Studios, LLC
Berlin Productions
Black Forest Communications
Byne Group Co-Communications, Inc.
Cullinane, Inc.
Dark Horse Marketing
DesignWorks NY, LLC
Fastforward Communications
Go2Media Design
Guiding Eyes for the Blind
Hudson Fusion LLC
Inner Group, The
Jodyandiane Creative Communication, LLC
Karen Morstad & Associates
L.F. O’Connell Advertising
Marino 3
Marketing Cafe
Margaret Fox Photography
Melissa Brown Design
Mitchell West
Roher Sprague Partners
RPD Media Associates, LLC
S Kloos Communications Inc.
TFI Envision, Inc.
Time Line Video
Thompson & Bender
Today Media
Westchester Medical Center
Wild Frog Studio

The Big W awards rewards excellence in creative and technical achievement in advertising, marketing and promotion as determined by a panel of distinguished judges. The Norman Liss Award for Public Service is presented annually to the most outstanding entry in the public service categories. The Best of Show Award is presented to the most outstanding entry in all categories. The People’s Choice Award is voted by peers during the gala. Winning entries will be on display for the attendees’ enjoyment. A silent auction will benefit a scholarship fund that ACW offers local students of Communications.

"The Big W gala is a celebration of the best creative work produced throughout the last year by the industry in our area," said Rodica Ceslov, President of the Advertising Club of Westchester. "The Big W Awards are regarded as the highest honor for professionals in advertising, marketing, public relations and other creative industries. As the host of the Big W competition, this is a very exciting year as we are celebrating its 40th anniversary."

Sponsors of the Big W 2011 include The Journal News, TD Bank, Tappan Hill, Landmark Print, WVOX. The menu by Abigail Kirsch at Tappan Hill includes: imported cheese, sirloin patty melts, tomato basil pies, lobster shephard’s pie, smoke salmon croquet monsieur, shrimp cocktail, tapas samplers, zucchini fritters, seared tuna, truffle chicken, chocolate coconut duo, and more. For more information or to register for the Big W Gala, email HYPERLINK "" or visit target="_blank" class="highlight_link"> Reservations are required by May 27, 2011.

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About the Advertising Club of Westchester: The Advertising Club of Westchester, Inc. formed in 1968 as a not-for-profit to improve communications and relations in advertising, public relations, media, sales promotion, academia, graphic arts, the community at large and cultural areas. ACW presents the highly coveted annual Big W awards to honor the most creative, innovative and memorable marketing and advertising work in the region. Membership benefits include the newsletter, events and seminars, a free membership directory, a mentor program, and more. Please visit target="_blank" class="highlight_link"> to join in the ongoing membership drive, or for more information on the Advertising Club of Westchester.