Recent Press Release

Marine Marketers of America Announces Call for Entries for 2013 Neptune Awards

Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – Dec. 10, 2013 – Marine Marketers of America (MMA) has issued an official call for entries for their 2013 Neptune Awards. The awards, which recognize outstanding work in the marketing field, will be presented at the Miami International Boat Show in February 2014.

2013 is the sixth annual contest for the Neptune Awards. Entries will be accepted for 12 categories: national magazine ads, national magazine ads in a series, Web advertising (banner ads), product literature, newsletters, email promotion/blasts, regional/local marketing, video, mobile apps, social media campaign, marketing innovation and special event/sales promotion. The competition is open to any company or organization producing and publishing marine industry marketing work in calendar year 2013.

The deadline for submissions is Jan. 8, 2014. Complete program details, including entry guidelines and the official entry form, are posted on the association’s Website:

Sally Helme, Awards Committee Co-Chair, stated, “We’re confident that the 2013 Neptune Awards will be our biggest and best ever, with more entries in all of our categories. Announcing the 2012 winners at Miami for the first time back in February has contributed to a much broader awareness of both Marine Marketers and the Neptune Awards.”

“There is a lot of great work being done in our industry right now and we hope that marine marketers will take advantage of the Neptune Awards program to have their creativity and marketing innovation celebrated by their peers.”

For more information about the 2013 Neptune Awards program, please contact Awards Program Co-Chairs Sally Helme or Cindy Pechous. Reach Sally at +1 (401) 845-4405 or, and Cindy at +1 (312) 946-6239, or

About Marine Marketers of America

MMA ( is a professional development organization working to enhance the success of marketing and communications professionals involved in the recreational marine industry. The association was established in 2007.

Press Contact:
Sally Helme
+1 (401) 845-4405