The CEAs Honor CKR for Excellence in Recruitment Communications

CKR wins four awards at the 2011 Creative Excellence Awards ceremony.

Campbell, CA, September 21, 2011 --( National recruitment marketing agency CKR Interactive ( was honored in four categories at the 2011 Creative Excellence Awards ceremony, which was held Sept. 7, in Hollywood, Fla.

The agency took first place in the Non-Print Advertising and Promotions: Giveaways category for its Intel Code-hearted campaign t-shirt and second place under Ad Campaign for the Sutter Health Central Valley Region Our Community campaign.

A second place award in the Retention Program category was given for the Patelco Dig Our New Digs microsite. CKR developed the microsite to promote Patelco’s new headquarters location in Pleasanton, Calif., weaving in social functionality to create a dynamic user experience while promoting the benefits of the area. Finally, CKR was honored in the Best Research Project category, taking third place for its corporate alumni survey project.

Known industry-wide as the CEAs (, the Creative Excellence Awards recognize outstanding achievement in recruitment advertising and marketing. Each year recruitment ad agencies and corporate recruiting departments from around the world enter their best creative advertising campaigns to be judged by marketing and human resource professionals.

“While our efforts are always focused on achieving the best results for our clients, it’s also great when our work is recognized by the industry,” notes Executive Vice President of Creative Services Craig Freitag. “We take a research-based approach to everything we do at CKR, especially creative development, which ensures our messaging is authentic, credible and on target.”

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Kendra Van Nostran