Tuesday, November 12, 2013

The TMSA Announces Call for its 62nd Annual Compass Awards Entries

Calling All Industry Innovators, TMSA Announces Call for Entries for 2014 Compass Awards Competition 

PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ – Continuing to provide industry leaders with a platform to benchmark their best practices in marketing and sales, the Transportation Marketing and Sales Association (TMSA) announced the Call for Entries for its 62nd Annual Compass Awards competition, which will be held during the 2014 TMSA Annual Conference, June 8-10 at the Westin Galleria, Dallas, Texas.

Open to members and non-members, the Compass Awards program recognizes the best of the best in marketing and sales within the transportation and logistics industry and aims to advance the success of industry professionals dedicated to innovation. Entries are judged by industry peers in the following categories: direct marketing campaign, integrated campaign, marketing and sales collaborated effort, marketing and sales collateral, media relations, on-site/off-site events, single advertisement and web-based marketing and sales. The deadline to submit entries is March 14, 2014.

“For 62 years this competition has presented a platform for professionals to be recognized by their peers as a means of spurring industry innovation,” said Dino Moler, President of TMSA. “As we announce this year’s Call for Entries, we look forward to the submissions which represent an exciting first step towards raising the bar in the field of transportation and logistics.”

The following companies received Awards of Excellence last year: C.H. Robinson; FedEx Custom Critical; FedEx Services, ALK Technologies, San Joaquin RTD, Crowley Maritime, Inc., Globe Express Services, LA County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, LLamasoft, M33 Integrated Solutions, Ryder; SMC, Fort Worth Transportation Authority, BQR Advertising and Public Relations, Inc.

For additional information on the 2014 TMSA Compass Awards, visit www.TMSAtoday.org or contact TMSA at 609-799-4900.

About the Transportation Marketing and Sales Association (TMSA):

The Transportation Marketing and Sales Association exists to enhance the knowledge, connections, recognition and solutions available to the marketing, communications and sales professions within the transportation and logistics industries including motor carriers, railroads, air carriers, ocean lines, 3PLs, OEMs, passenger transit organizations, media, and suppliers. TMSA members and their companies account for over $300 billion in revenue and over $190 million in sales/marketing/communication budgets. Member benefits include recognition of excellence through the annual Compass Awards, extensive educational programs and networking opportunities.