Advertising departments received their 2013 ad contest packets in the mail this week.
The HSPA Foundation and the Indiana Newspaper Advertising Executives Association will sponsor the annual contest to recognize the best advertising departments in the state in 24 categories and three overall awards of excellence. The entry deadline is June 7.
A save-the-date card included in the mailing asks ad directors and staff to mark their calendars for Friday, Sept. 27 for “Run for the Revenue – An advertising conference you can bet on.”
The training sessions will feature consultant Kelly Wirges at Indiana Downs and Grand Casino in Shelbyville.
Contestants may begin entering digital files and printing labels for mail-in entries now. The rules brochure that newspapers received includes explanations for entering the through the contest website, www.betterbnc.com.