Rainmakers Wins Six Hermes Creative Awards

Jul 28, 2020

Ellicott City, MD — Rainmakers Strategic Solutions LLC (Rainmakers) has been awarded six Hermes Creative Awards for various creative marketing projects. Hermes Creative Awards announced winners for the 2020 international awards competition for creative professionals involved in the concept, writing, and design of traditional and emerging media. Hermes Creative Awards recognizes outstanding work in the industry while promoting the philanthropic nature of marketing and communication professionals.

Rainmakers was awarded the highest honor—A Platinum Award—for the following projects:

Rainmakers Strategic Solutions Brand Package – Updated logo, color palette, stationary, collateral, pocket folder, event exhibit, and website for Rainmakers.

“Meet Denise” Promotional Video – We wanted to create some engaging corporate training for new employees using animation and video. This is the first of several animations created by the Rainmakers’ Team.

Rainmakers was awarded the second highest honor—A Gold Award—for the following projects:

Operation T.R.A.C.E. Pitch Deck – Rainmakers, Whooster, and Kepro have partnered to form Operation T.R.A.C.E. to offer faster, technology-backed contact tracing solutions to aid the effort to stop the spread of COVID-19. This Pitch Deck was created to introduce prospective clients to Operation T.R.A.C.E. with a high-level overview of the 5 turnkey solutions available.

CDC BPA Collateral Sheet – This piece was created to showcase additional services and support that Rainmakers can offer to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Rainmakers was awarded the third highest honor—An Honorable Mention—for the following projects:

Operation T.R.A.C.E. Email Blast, Contact Tracing Must Be Faster – This HTML email was the first mass-audience piece sent internationally to introduce prospective clients to Operation T.R.A.C.E. and our robust solution.

American Indian and Alaskan Native Poster – This piece was part of a brand package, created to elicit participation in future training events to American Indian and Alaskan Native communities.

There were over 6,000 entries from throughout the United States, Canada, and dozens of other countries in the Hermes Creative Awards 2020 competition. Entries were submitted by corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, design shops, production companies, and freelancers.

Hermes Creative Awards is administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP). The international organization consists of several thousand marketing, communication, advertising, public relations, media production, and freelance professionals. AMCP oversees awards and recognition programs, provides judges, and rewards outstanding achievement and service to the profession. A list of Platinum and Gold Winners can be found on the Hermes Creative Awards website at www.hermesawards.com.

About Rainmakers Strategic Solutions

Rainmakers Strategic Solutions LLC (Rainmakers) is a certified 8(a), economically disadvantaged woman-owned small consulting firm, founded in 2007 to provide expertise and highly practical solutions in support of the government and commercial sectors. Rainmakers’ principals are respected professionals with demonstrated success for clients facing evolving requirements and constituent needs. We develop, implement, and improve programs by applying insightful methodologies and delivering innovative results that address and simplify complex issues, streamline processes, and reduce costs. We have a genuine focus on achieving and maintaining an impeccable business relationship with our customers and supporting them in their efforts to improve processes. Client satisfaction is our most valuable asset and exceeding our customers’ expectations is our primary goal. For more information about our key cornerstones—excellence, passion, diversity, and knowledge—visit www.rainmakerssolutions.com or call (443) 348-8067.

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