AVC Honored with Platinum MarCom Award

Oct. 24, 2022 — Active Voice Communications is proud to announce our blog brought home top honors in 2022 MarCom Awards, winning a platinum award for Overall Blog Writing. 

In addition, AVC founder Stephanie Conner also won a gold award for overall work on her Kiddos in the Kitchen podcast, which is now in its fourth season. If you haven’t already, give it a listen. 

The MarCom Awards, which is administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP), is an international creative competition that recognizes outstanding achievement by marketing and communication professionals. Each year about 6,000 print and digital entries are submitted from around the world. Traditionally, only about 16% of entries win platinum awards. 

We’re super proud to be named alongside some of the best corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, design shops, production companies and freelancers in the world. 

Stephanie Conner Named a 2022 WICMA Finalist!

Aug. 17, 2022 — Active Voice Communications is excited to announce that our founder, Stephanie Conner, has been named a finalist in the 2022 Women in Content Marketing Awards (WICMAs)! Stephanie is one of only five finalists in the Freelance Excellence category. 

The WICMAs recognize the outstanding work of inspiring and accomplished innovators, spotlighting specific achievements made by women and ways that these marketers have positively affected others — colleagues, clients and the industry as a whole — through their leadership. The awards are presented by Masthead Media in partnership with the Content Marketing Institute. Judges are marketing experts from an all-star roster of companies, including Twitter, LinkedIn, Marriott, Google, Wayfair and more.  

See the full list of 2022 WICMA nominees.


AVC Blog Wins Platinum dotCOMM Award

Aug. 4, 2022 — Active Voice Communications was honored this week with a dotCOMM Award in the 2022 competition. Our blog earned a Platinum Award for Content Marketing/Company Blog.

The dotCOMM Awards honors excellence in web creativity and digital communication from around the world. The competition is administered by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals. The international organization oversees awards and recognition programs and honors outstanding achievement and service to the profession.

Judges are industry professionals who look for companies and individuals whose talent exceeds a high standard of excellence and whose work serves as a benchmark for the industry. Only about 13% of entries win Platinum Awards (the highest honor), and another 13% receive Gold Awards.


Kiddos in the Kitchen Wins APEX Grand Award

July 29, 2022 — Active Voice Communications is proud to announce that Kiddos in the Kitchen was honored with an APEX Grand Award this week. Kiddos in the Kitchen is an AVC-produced podcast hosted by our very own Stephanie Conner. This is the podcast’s fourth APEX Award and second Grand Award. 

APEX Awards honor excellence in graphic design, editorial content and the ability to achieve overall communications excellence. Grand Awards go to outstanding works in each main category, and our podcast won in the Electronic Media category out of 135 entries. The 2022 contest had more than 1,200 entries. Judges awarded 100 Grand Awards in 14 major categories.



AVC Blog Earns Platinum Hermes Creative Award

May 2, 2022 — The Active Voice Communications team is stoked to announce our blog received an early Platinum Award in the 2022 Hermes Creative Awards. And, our founder, Stephanie Conner, earned a Gold Award for her personal creative work on her Kiddos in the Kitchen podcast!

The Hermes Creative Awards is an international creative competition administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP). The AMCP estimates it will receive 6,500 Hermes entries this year. 

Hermes Creative Awards “honors the messengers and creators of the information revolution” in the United States and dozens of other countries. Judges are industry professionals who look for companies and individuals whose talents exceed a high standard of excellence and whose work serves as a benchmark for the industry. 

Historically, just 15% of entries have won platinum.

AVC Blog Picks Up Platinum AVA Digital Award

Feb. 25, 2022 — Active Voice Communications is proud to share that our blog picked up a Platinum AVA Digital Award for writing in the 2022 competition. We are honored to be listed among some of the most creative agencies and organizations in the world. Contest organizers noted that only about 16 percent of entries won Platinum, the top award.

In addition, our founder, Stephanie Conner, picked up a Platinum Award for her Kiddos in the Kitchen podcast, which is in its third season.

AVA Digital Awards is an international competition that recognizes outstanding work by creative professionals involved in the concept, direction, design, and production of media. The contest honors audio and video productions, websites with interactive components such as video, animation, blogs, and podcasts, as well as interactive social media sites.

AVA Digital Awards is administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP). The international organization consists of several thousand production, marketing, communication, advertising, public relations and freelance professionals.