Congratulations to Lake Health for “Living Again – The Norm Foundation Story,” which won Best of Show this year!

This recipient of the Lake Health Foundation community care fund tells his story in this heartwarming video that was used in the Foundation’s Annual Report:

Creative Director: Tom Abate

Art Director: Tom Abate

Designer: Lindsey Smith

Photographer: Mike Wilkes

Special Thanks to Our Judges!

Jim Tabacynski • Dick Clough • Steve Gleydura • Heidi Baumgart • David Simmerer


Public Relations

Special Events and Observances

BRONZE: Lake County Board of DD/Deepwood for “Mall Walker Program Kick-off”
SILVER: Laketran for “Laketran Campus Loop Ribbon Cutting”
GOLD: Lake County Board of DD/Deepwood for “Broadmoor Bobcats vs. Area Coaches”

Marketing Consumer Products or Services/Community Relations

GOLD: The City of Painsville for “City of Painesville Rebranding Project”

Print Marketing

Corporate ID, Brand Design, Logo Design

BRONZE: WWLC Chamber of Commerce for “Marketing Postcard”
SILVER: Lake Health for “High Blood Pressure and Stroke Infographic”
GOLD: City of Painesville for “City of Painesville Rebranding Project”


BRONZE: Lake Metroparks for “Nature Play Brochure”
SILVER: Lake Metroparks for “Parks Plus Summer 2018”
GOLD: Lakeland Community College for “Holden University Center of Lakeland Community College View Book”

Large Format

BRONZE: Laketran for “Branding/Signage for Transit Shelters & Centers”
SILVER: Lake Metroparks for “Pollination Station Wayside Signage”
GOLD: Lakeland Community College for “Environmental Graphics & Wayfinding for Lakeland Community College’s™ Health Technologies Building”

Direct Mail

Invite, Announcement, Postcard, Multiple Package

BRONZE: Ten10 for “Euclid City Schools District Wide Mailers”
SILVER: Lakeland Community College for “50th Report to the Community”
GOLD: Lake Metroparks for “Birds & Blooms Spring Art Show Invitation”

Collateral Literature

Product Sheet, White Paper, Flier, Rack Card

SILVER: SP Mount Printing for “Core Values Card”
GOLD: City of Painesville for “City of Painesville 2019 Community Events Rack Card”


Video (TV spot – Demo – Presentation – Promotion – PSA

SILVER: Lake County Department of Utilities for “We are the Lake County Department of Utilities.”
GOLD: Lakeland Community College for “Making Holiday Memories”

Mixed Media Campaigns


SILVER: Laketran for “Locations Along Laketran”
GOLD: Lakeland Community College for “Start With Students”

Digital Media – Website

Website: Business to Business or Business to Consumer

GOLD: Company 119 for “Cleveland Restoration Website Design”

Website: Nonprofit or Government

BRONZE: Bright Kestrel, Ltd. for “Website Modernization and Redesign”
BRONZE: Company 119 for “Lake Humane Society”
SILVER: Lake Health Foundation for “Lake Foundation Digital Annual Report”

GOLD: Lake Health for “Lake Health Blog”

Social Media Campaign

BRONZE:  WWLC Chamber for “WWLC Chamber of Commerce Commercial”
SILVER: Lake Metroparks for “Quilts 2019 at Lake Metroparks Farmpark”
GOLD: Lake County Board of DD/Deepwood

Online Advertising and Marketing

SILVER: Laketran for “Laketran Email Subscription Pop-Up”
GOLD: Knowtion for “Ganley Village Hits Historical Highs with Knowtion”

Individual Specialty


GOLD: Phil Stella for “Does Your Marketing Suck”

Graphic Design

BRONZE: Ten10 for “Goodyear Wingfoot Three Christening”
SILVER: Lake Health for “Great Lakes Mall Signage Rebranding”
GOLD: Ten10 for “Polaris Motorsports Jersey”


BRONZE: Tom Szabo for “Ocean Sands Jewelry Photography”
SILVER: Lake Health for “Best of Health Video Series”
GOLD: Lake Health for “Norm Foundation Story”