Springfield, MO, July 09, 2018 --(PR.com
)-- Social Status Marketing, a Springfield-based digital marketing company, announced today that its resource magazine, Metro Woman Magazine, was named recipient of the Clarion Award for Magazine Series or Special Section, External Publication - Circulation of 100,000 or less for the entry "Metro Woman Magazine - Rebrand and Growth Strategy."
The Clarion Awards are 46 years strong and annually recognize excellence in communications fields, symbolizing excellence in clear, concise communications, honoring multiple communications disciplines which include special publications and magazines.
"As a long-time member of the Association for Women in Communications, I am proud to receive this honor," said Angela Frizell, owner and publisher of Metro Woman Magazine. "I feel this award not only recognizes the updated aesthetics and direction of the magazine, but it also serves as testament to the profession of print communications and the commitment of women-focused businesses in the 417 area."
The 2018 competition attracted hundreds of submissions from 20 states and two countries. Metro Woman Magazine's entry was chosen as the top of its field and will be recognized at the 2019 National Conference.
About Metro Woman:
417 Metro Woman™ is a trusted resource magazine informing women about businesses offering the products and services they need for their always-changing lifestyle. The free 417 Metro Woman guide has provided resources for Southwest Missouri area women for 15 years, and is part of the Hidden Value family of publications.
Metro Woman magazine can be found in over 200 local businesses and organizations in the Springfield Metro area. The Metro Woman magazine distribution area includes: Christian, Dallas, Greene, Laclede, Polk, Stone, Taney, and Webster counties.
About The Clarion Awards:
Highly sought after by both women and men, the Clarions—named for the medieval trumpet known for its clarity—symbolize excellence in clear, concise communications. Clarion recipients represent media companies large and small, leading corporations, small businesses, and nonprofit associations and institutions.
Started in 1972, the Clarions honor excellence in more than 100 categories across all communications disciplines, including advertising & marketing, audiovisual productions, books & CDs, brochures, custom & special publications, education, fund development, magazines, major news events, newsletters, newspapers, online media, photography, graphics & design communications, public relations, radio, and television.