Torrance, Calif.—Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. received top honors in the 2009 Marcom Awards for their Toyota Today magazine, designed by Ervin | Ad. The publication, selected for excellence in design and writing, has consistently won awards over the years since being designed by Ervin | Ad.
The MarCom Awards, administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals, is an international competition for marketing and communication professionals involved in the concept, writing and design of marketing and communication programs and print, visual and audio materials. Entries come from corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies and PR firms.
IRVINE, Calif.—Ervin | Ad Integrated Marketing received the prestigeous American Graphic Design Award for five projects in 2008-2009.
Four of the projects were client projects: A 40-page corporate overview brochure for First American Title, a trade ad also for First American, Toyota Material Handling’s NewsLift newsletter, and a cause marketing campaign for Cox Business.
The fifth award was for Ervin | Ad’s company web site.
The American Graphic Design Awards is a four decade old national competition administered by the editors of Graphic Design USA magazine. It honors outstanding new work in categories from print and packaging to internet and interactive design.
IRVINE, Calif.—March 4, 2009—Ervin | Ad announced today their selection as marketing agency for First American National Default Title Services (NDTS), a division of The First American Corporation, an international business information products and services provider and FORTUNE 500® company. The appointment follows a successful partnership with The First American Corporation spanning over 20 years.
NDTS provides information products and services to the mortgage industry for default-related loan-servicing activities. “NDTS is a rapidly expanding division ready for its own brand identity,” Katherine Henderson, account executive for First American at Ervin | Ad, said. “As we move forward, we’re also working closely with the client to target a market that’s changed significantly in the past few years.”
In the upcoming months, Ervin | Ad is slated to create a variety of marketing collateral designed to position NDTS as the most comprehensive, single-source resource the mortgage industry needs in any type of market cycle. Brochures, a new Web site, and print ads are all in various stages of planning. “Our goal is to have NDTS be synonymous with the best in default-related services and products,” Henderson explained. “We’re excited to commence on what we know will be a long, fruitful collaboration.”
Ervin | Ad Marketing Communications is a full-service communications and advertising agency headquartered in Irvine, California. Established in 1981, the agency’s broad range of clients includes Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., The First American Corporation, Fleetwood Enterprises, Cox Communications, Mars-Nutro Products, Inc. pet food company, and others.
IRVINE, Calif.—October 31, 2008—Ervin | Ad won Platinum and Gold Winner designation at MarCom Awards 2008, an international competition recognizing outstanding achievement by marketing and communication professionals. Winners were announced in October.
The “Meet Me” campaign, a series of ads for Cox Business highlighting their community activism, earned Ervin | Ad Platinum Winner honors in the Television/Campaign category. Additionally, the agency earned Gold Winner accolades in the Design/Annual Report and Annual Report/Corporation categories for the Fleetwood Enterprises, Inc. submission, “Home. Away From Home.”
The MarCom Awards are administered and judged annually by the Association of Marketing & Communication Professionals. According to the association, the competition is one of the largest of its kind in the world, with entrants ranging from individual communicators to media conglomerates and Fortune 500 companies.
“To know that our campaign was selected from among the finest entries on the international stage is incredibly rewarding,” said Michael Ervin, president of Ervin | Ad. “As with all our clients, we approached the Cox campaign with the same determination to exceed expectations. We’re proud to have been successful and advance the Cox message in such a fashion.”
Ervin | Ad is a full-service communications and advertising agency headquartered in Irvine, California. Established in 1981, the agency’s broad range of clients includes Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., The First American Corporation, Fleetwood Enterprises, Cox Communications, Mars–Nutro Pet Food Division, and others.