From Christine Perkins, executive director Comanche Chamber of Commerce
Amarillo, TX—Local Chambers from across the state of Texas convened in June 2013 for the TCCE Annual Excellence Awards. The awards honor organizations for exceptional efforts in marketing, communications and media outreach. Awards are judged in 7 separate categories: Outstanding Chamber Map, Outstanding Brochure, Outstanding Magazine or Directory, Excellence in Print or Electronic Newsletter, Outstanding Chamber Website, Excellence in Social Media Marketing and Communications and Outstanding Marketing Campaign.
In the category of Social Media Marketing the Comanche Chamber was honored as the best in Texas, winning first place. The Chamber actively uses Facebook and Twitter to update members on activities and Comanche residents on community activities.
In the category of Community Magazine the Comanche County Living Magazine published by With You in Mind Publications and presented by the Comanche Chamber was honored statewide, winning second place.
The Texas Chamber of Commerce Executives (TCCE) is the professional society of chamber of commerce executives and professional staff in the state of Texas. Established in 1908, TCCE remains a strong, viable organization and the longest standing association of chamber of commerce professionals in the nation.
As a private not-for-profit 501 (c)(6) TCCE operates with the primary goal of serving its membership by providing excellence in professional development, networking, resource and idea exchange opportunities and grassroots advocacy information and coordination. Through its publications and other resources TCCE provides operational guidance and leadership to chambers across the state. -Christine Perkins
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