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Avondale Library Arkansas - Avondale Edge Video Series Wins Two Awards 28 September 2022 ( news )
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Edge Video Series Wins Two Awards
“This is Avondale Edge!”
The Avondale Edge video series , an exciting , short - format digital series about a city with big ideas and a strong vision , won two awards in September .
The nine - episode series was produced and launched ......last year , in collaboration with Avondale’s Office of Economic Development and Tourism and the city’s Marketing Department , along with well - known Valley media personality , Emmy - award - winning journalist Carey Pena , CEO of
Inspired Media 360
. The series explores the tremendous growth and momentum in Avondale , and features stories about local businesses; innovative companies moving to Avondale; the exciting NASCAR Championship Weekend taking place at Phoenix Raceway , and much more .
The Avondale EDGE video series took home an Award of Excellence at the annual City/County Communications and Marketing Association ( 3CMA ) national conference in Portland , OR on Sept . 8 , followed by a Silver Award on Sept . 20 at the 2022 International Economic Development Council ( IEDC ) conference in Oklahoma City , OK .
“Producing these videos not only allowed the Avondale Edge team to share updates with the community , it also served as an opportunity to “pass the mic” and give a platform to our local businesses and community partners , ” said Ken Chapa , Avondale’s Economic Development and Tourism director . “Working with a seasoned journalist like Carey Pena further helped to amplify the message about the tremendous growth , economic vitality , and unique personality of Avondale . ”
At the wrap of Season 1 , the team successfully produced nine , stand - alone videos , each with unique storylines ranging in topics from the housing market to the eclectic Avondale food scene . The videos were distributed through the Avondale EDGE social media platforms including Facebook , Twitter , Instagram and LinkedIn , as well as cross - promoted on the City of Avondale’s official accounts .
The award - winning video series in its entirety can be viewed on
Avondale Edge YouTube
, or follow
@AvondaleEDGEto watch the re - release of these features .
For more information about Avondale Edge visit ,
www . avondaleadge . com
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