3CMA Savvy Awards

Let’s face it, working for government has its moments. Deadlines and juggling different interests, clearance procedures and approval processes – red tape, red tape and more red tape! It’s a challenge that’s enough to leave even the most steadfast of individuals, well…seeing red. But once the hurdles are all cleared and the project moves forward, it’s time to celebrate yet another job well done. Now you can bask in the glory of each victory during the 2012 3CMA Savvy Awards!

For 24 years, 3CMA has reviewed and lauded more than 10,000 entries in this competition, recognizing the absolute best in the art of communications and marketing. The winning entries have created best practices in our fi eld and have served as the benchmark for all local government communication efforts. You are invited to show us what defi nes your communication efforts and how it has led to success in your community. And, in the process, you might be recognized for being among the “Savviest” organizations
in our fi eld!

The Savvy Awards competition recognizes outstanding local government achievements in communications, public-sector marketing and citizen-government relationships. The Savvies salute skilled and effective city, county, agency or district professionals who have creatively planned and carried out successful innovations in communications and marketing. 3CMA accommodates local government organizations of all sizes and budget classes by judging entries in several different population groups.

The Savvy Awards program also serves as an increasingly important forum for exchanging cutting-edge information and ideas among government professionals. Local governments are in the spotlight now, more than ever. Local government offi cials must react with innovative, creative approaches and programs. In the Savvy competition, you can share with others how you have risen to the new fi nancial challenges. Other local government professionals would like to learn from your experience and exchange ideas that
may help you in the future.

Complete details available on the 3CMA Website.