Crestmark Wins Three Awards of Distinction

(TROY, Michigan, July 25, 2012) – Applause for Crestmark’s creative excellence! Three of the company’s print ads were each honored with an Award of Distinction during the recent 18th Annual Communicator Awards.

Recognized were ads designed to promote Crestmark’s working capital solutions for the staffing and transportation industries. The ads were created by Lisa Beattie, Vice President, Creative/Marketing Director at Crestmark. The entries were submitted in the Print Advertising – Business/Trade Publication segment, and competed against thousands of other submissions from across the United States and around the world. This year’s competition was one of the largest of its kind.

“It is great to hear that our marketing team is getting the word out about what we do,” said Crestmark’s Marty Blake, Executive Vice President, Marketing/Banks & Financial Organizations Manager. “I am proud of Lisa Beattie and our team for the work they have accomplished and the industry recognition represented by these awards.”

The Communicator Awards is a leading, competitive international awards program that annually recognizes the best in advertising, corporate communications, public relations, and identity work for print, video, interactive and audio. Funded by communication professionals over a decade ago, the competition is managed and judged by the International Academy of the Visual Arts, a member organization of leading professionals dedicated to the evolvement of traditional and interactive media.

Crestmark is a nationally recognized provider of working capital solutions for small- to medium-sized businesses. Financing solutions include asset-based lending, accounts receivable financing and factoring to myriad businesses including manufacturing, staffing, transportation, petrochemical / oil and gas well servicing companies, government contractors, retail supply chain, and more. Headquartered in Troy, Michigan, with regional offices in Florida, Louisiana and Tennessee; sales offices located in Alabama, California, Georgia, Illinois, Ohio, New Jersey, New York, Missouri, North Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

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The ads honored with the Award of Distinction:

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