IMCA is pleased to recognize some of the best work in insurance marketing and communications each year. The Showcase Awards are some of the longest running awards in our industry and highlight excellence in a variety of categories each year. The Innovation Torchbearer Award recognizes significant contributions made by individuals or companies with a focus on innovation. We continue to shine a light towards those making a difference and moving our industry forward.
- Award of Excellence–Presented to as many as two (based on the number of entries) qualified winners in each category. Entries must receive an overall minimum score in order to be eligible to win. No award will be given if the threshold scores are not met. The Award of Excellence winners will be announced during the 2017 IMCA Showcase Gala (Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch, Scottsdale, AZ) and awards will be handed out and photos taken following the ceremony. Please note: Award of Excellence winners will not receive their awards on stage.
- Best of Show Award–Awarded to the top entry in each category receiving the highest score. Entries must receive a higher overall minimum score in order to be eligible to win. No award will be given if the threshold scores are not met. Best of Show Award winners will be able to accept their award on stage during the 2017 IMCA Showcase Gala (Tuesday, June 27, 2017, at The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch, Scottsdale, AZ) and photos will be taken after the ceremony.
- SAMMY Award–Awarded to the entry voted to be the best overall work among the Award of Excellence and Best of Show candidates on display at the 2017 IMCA Annual Conference. Attendees present at the Annual Conference can cast one vote for their choice of the SAMMY Award winner during the conference.
The Entry Details page contains additional information about the entry guidelines, requirements, categories and judging criteria.
INNOVATION TORCHBEARER AWARD
- Innovation Torchbearer Award - This award honors individuals, institutions, or companies that have, over time, made significant contributions under the open category of “innovation.” The award recognizes the efforts on the part of individuals or organizations that have demonstrated innovative ideas or initiatives impacting our industry.
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