Submitted by Operation Oswego County
OSWEGO, NY- Operation Oswego County (OOC) was recently recognized with two marketing awards for The Northeastern Economic Developers AssociationÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s (NEDA) 2008 literature and promotions award competition.
The recognitions are awarded each year to economic development organizations throughout the northeastern United States who produce printed and web-based materials to promote economic development in their areas.
For its 2007 Annual Report, OOC received the rank of ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œexcellent.ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â The report was created in conjunction with Steve Chirello Advertising.
For its electronic newsletter, ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œOOC E-News,ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â OOC was recognized with an award of ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œmerit.ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â OOC E-News delivers a quick, easy-to-read synopsis of new and ongoing projects directly to the e-mail boxes of OOCÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s key stakeholders which would also contain clickable links to OOCÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s website for more information.
OOC has won several awards in past years for the effectiveness of its promotional materials from NEDA and other regional, state and national professional development organizations. Entries are judged by a panel of experienced economic development and marketing professionals and are determined based on design and layout, clarity of message, quality, functionality and overall creativity and impact.
For more information about economic development services in Oswego County, call OOC at 343-1545 or visit our website at www.oswegocounty.org.