Ulster County Executive Hein Announces: Office Of Economic Development Wins Three Certificate of Excellence Marketing Awards

Posted June 2, 2015

NYS Economic Development Council Cites Outstanding Work By Marketing Firm Focus Media

Kingston, NY — The Ulster County Office of Economic Development (UCOED) received three Certificate of Excellence marketing awards from the New York State Economic Development Council (NYSEDC) at its annual conference. The materials were created by Hudson Valley-based advertising and public relations agency Focus Media.

UCOED received honors for multi-media advertising, brochure development and in the printed and electronic newsletter category.  In the multi-media category, UCOED was honored for its “This is Ulster County” video. Its brochure, “Ulster County, Strategic Location, Exceptional Quality of Life” and its e-newsletter were also cited for excellence by judges. 

“Ulster County is a great place to do business and we are grateful to NYSEDC for recognizing the value of our outreach materials,” said Ulster County Executive Mike Hein.  “Ulster County is committed to promoting this spectacular county and helping the businesses that are here to succeed.  I give kudos to Focus Media for its outstanding work to support our mission of building Ulster County economically.”

Josh Sommers, Focus Media president and CEO, said: “It was an honor to work on creating these marketing pieces with Ulster County Executive Hein’s team of dedicated and talented people at the Ulster County Office of Economic Development. We take great pride in partnering with them to advance economic development in Ulster County and are equally honored to share this prestigious recognition with them.”

“This is Ulster County” video can be viewed here: http://ulstercountyny.gov/economic-development

“Ulster County, Strategic Location, Exceptional Quality of Life” can be viewed here: http://ulstercountyny.gov/economic-development/ulster-county-economic-development-alliance/brochures

The e-newsletter can be viewed here: http://ulstercountyny.gov/economic-development/ulster-county-economic-de...