New Albany took first place for its groundbreaking business park virtual tour and video in the Most Innovative Communications category from 3CMA, the City-County Communications & Marketing Association and a PRISM award from the Central Ohio Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. The tour also placed second in the Marketing and Tools – Economic Development category. The city’s brand refresh received second place honors in 3CMA’s Marketing and Tools – Branding category.
Additionally, the city won second place honors for its history video about Vietnam War hero Mike Butsko in the Video Additionally, the city won second place honors for its history video about Vietnam War hero Mike Butsko in the Video – Education category and the Explore New Albany series in the Video – Regularly Scheduled Programming category. The city’s website took third place in the Digital Interactive – Overall Website category). 3CMA, the nation’s premiere network of local government communicators, received more than 800 award entries from 238 unique jurisdictions.