Crawford Strategy Recognized for Excellence by Top Industry Awards

Staff Report From Greenville CEO

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

Crawford Strategy, a full-service marketing and branding agency, won multiple awards from industry associations including, American Advertising Federation of Greenville, AVA Digital Awards, Service Industry Advertising Awards and MarCom Awards. These organizations acknowledged best-in-class work within travel and tourism, higher education, governmental affairs and the financial industries. 

“The Crawford team is passionate about providing our clients with creative work that delivers results, and it is an honor to receive recognition from the industry,” said Marion Crawford, President and CEO of Crawford Strategy. “The agency has grown significantly during the past year, adding 12 new and talented people, and 11 new and interesting clients. It’s a privilege to see our client work receive distinguished acclaim from marketing and advertising associations that recognize excellence.”

Creative campaigns and tactics developed by the agency garnered platinum, gold, silver, bronze and honorable mentions. These esteemed international and national distinctions, which demonstrate Crawford’s digital marketing expertise, recognized work for clients including: United Community Bank, North Myrtle Beach, Sumter Police Department, Nachman Norwood & Parrott, Visit NC Smokies and Southern Wesleyan University.

Crawford Strategy also received a Silver ADDY from the American Advertising Federation (AAF) for the agency produced video, A Nutty Christmas. The film is a parody of the ‘12 Days of Christmas’ that captures an entertaining, behind-the-scenes glimpse of the Crawford Strategy agency and its spirited culture.

Crawford Strategy received the following awards for campaigns and tactics executed during 2018:

2018 American Advertising Federation of Greenville

A Nutty Crawford Christmas (Advertising Industry Video): Silver

2018 AVA Digital Awards

North Myrtle Beach Making Waves (Travel/Tourism): Platinum

Sumter Police Department What It Takes (Service Commercial): Gold

2018 Service Industry Advertising Awards

Nachman Norwood & Parrott Quiet Confidence (Magazine Advertising Series): Gold

Sumter Police Department “What It Takes” Video (TV Single): Gold

United Community Bank “All It Takes” Campaign (Integrated Marketing Campaign): Silver

Nachman Norwood & Parrott Website (Website): Bronze

2018 MarCom Awards

United Community Bank “All It Takes" Campaign (Promotion/Marketing Materials): Platinum

Bridgeway Station Promo Brochure (Brochure, Business to Business): Gold

North Myrtle Beach What Are You Doing? (TV Campaign): Gold

Southern Wesleyan University Your Seat is Waiting (TV Campaign): Gold

Haywood Pint Glasses (Specialty Item): Honorable Mention

United All It Takes Campaign Ads (Ad Copy): Honorable Mention

United All It Takes Sweepstakes (Microsite Event): Honorable Mention