MONTREAL, June 27, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - Transcontinental Interactive wins
big at the prestigious Magnum Opus Awards for 2011, capturing a total
of 30 top prizes. Showcasing its leadership in digital and content
marketing solutions, Transcontinental Interactive came home with some
serious industry recognition. The awards, which recognize excellence
in custom-media editorial, design and strategy, were presented by
ContentWise and the Content Marketing Institute and were judged by
leading custom-publishing professionals and professors from the
Missouri School of Journalism.
Transcontinental Interactive was singled out for its outstanding work in
design, editorial content, photography, illustration and complete
publication. With seven awards for online content, Transcontinental
Interactive proved that it has what it takes to win in both the online
and offline space.
"Being recognized by these prestigious awards is yet another reason to
be proud of the consumer centric solutions we provide our customers,"
said Christian Trudeau, President of Transcontinental Interactive.
"These awards reflect not only the creative results our teams generate
for our clients, but also the commitment to being a strategic marketing
partner to fulfill our clients needs every step of the way."
Among Transcontinental Interactive's honours:
Seven gold awards for leading North American brands such as Aeroplan,
P&G, Sobeys and Geico
Nine silver awards for print magazine work; electronic publication or
websites; and all-around publication work
Five bronze awards and eight honourable mentions
Now in their eighth year, the Magnum Opus Awards are the top recognition
for organizations using print and online publications, as well as
social media in their content marketing efforts. This year, the judges
considered 560 entries in 217 categories, including 18 interactive
product categories for magazines, videos, blogs, podcasts, and use of
social media, among others.
To view the complete list of winners for the 2011 Magnum Opus Awards,
About Transcontinental Interactive
Transcontinental Interactive provides marketing services and solutions
by unifying strategy, content and multi-channel delivery systems. The
Interactive Sector leverages its insights and proprietary technology to
anticipate consumer demands using new communications platforms
supported by mobile, database analytics, email marketing, e-flyers and
custom content & communications. Transcontinental provides printing,
publishing and marketing services & solutions that deliver exceptional
value to its clients and provide a unique, integrated platform for them
to reach and retain their target audiences. www.transcontinental-interactive.com. Transcontinental Interactive is a subsidiary of Transcontinental Inc.
Transcontinental (TSX: TCL.A, TCL.B, TCL.PR.D) has 10,500 employees in
Canada, the United States and Mexico, and reported revenues of C$2.1
billion in 2010. For more information about the Corporation, please
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