Transportation Marketing & Sales Association Announces Compass Awards Call for Entries

Minneapolis, Jan. 28, 2015 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – The Transportation Marketing & Sales Association (TMSA), which provides education, networking, recognition, and solutions to marketing and sales leadership executives in transportation and logistics, announces its call for entries for the 2015 Compass Awards Program. This program, in its 63rd year of competition, will recognize North American transportation and logistics companies that have developed strategic, results-driven marketing and sales programs. 

"The Compass Awards Program raises the standard of marketing innovation and sales performance in our industry," said Jodi Cape, Marketing Manager for LeSaint Logistics, and this year's chairperson of TMSA Recognition Committee. "This is a coveted awards program that plays a meaningful role in raising the bar in the industry's marketing and sales disciplines."

This program offers 14 submission categories:  Integrated Campaign, Single Advertisement, Multiple Ad Campaign, Events, Direct Marketing Campaign, Marketing and Sales Collateral, Web-Based Sales and Marketing, Media Relations, Diversity Campaign, Infographic, CRM Solution, Sales and Marketing Collaborated Effort, Product Development, and Pricing Process and Analysis. TMSA will be accepting submissions through April 3. Entries will initially be judged in three metro locations throughout North America by high-level marketing and sales executives, consultants, and marketing firms qualified to evaluate the programs. 

"The Compass Awards Program provides transportation and logistics companies with the opportunity to showcase their best work in marketing and communication strategies and sales performance," said Brian Everett, CEO of TMSA and senior partner with MindShare Strategies. "In addition, recipients of this prestigious award receive recognition from peers while they benchmark work against others in the industry." All award recipients will be honored at a gala June 9 during TMSA's Logistics Marketing & Sales Leadership Conference in St. Petersburg, Fla. 

For additional information about the 2015 TMSA Compass Awards Program and its online entry process, visit www.TMSAtoday.org or call 952-466-6270 ext. 203.

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About the Transportation Marketing & Sales Association
The Transportation Marketing and Sales Association (TMSA) provides knowledge, connections, recognition and solutions to marketing, sales, and communications professionals in the transportation and logistics industries. Member companies include motor carriers, railroads, air carriers, ocean lines, 3PLs, OEMs, media and suppliers, and account for more than $300 billion in revenue each year. For more information, visit www.TMSAtoday.org.