Georgetown McDonough Among Honorees in Educational Advertising Awards Competition

April 10, 2012

The inaugural issue of In Review and In Gratitude, the annual report for Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, received Merit recognition at the 27th Annual Educational Advertising Awards competition, sponsored by the Higher Education Marketing Report.

Covering 2010-11, In Review and In Gratitude is the first printed donor report produced by the Office of External Affairs and Alumni Relations for the business school. The 30-page publication was sent to the school’s alumni.

The publication was edited by Jeffrey Franke, associate dean for external affairs and alumni relations, and his staff, Deborah Hudson and Jennifer Walker, in collaboration with Chris Kormis, associate dean for marketing and communications, and Amy Jessee, director of editorial services. Brenda Foster and Dominica Genovese from Greatest Creative Factor in Baltimore, Md., provided the creative services.

The Educational Advertising Awards program is the largest educational advertising awards competition in the country. This year, more than 2,900 entries were received from more than 1,000 colleges, universities, and secondary schools from all 50 states and several foreign countries. Judges for the Educational Advertising Awards consisted of a national panel of higher education marketers, advertising creative directors, marketing and advertising professionals, and the editorial board of Higher Education Marketing Report.

About Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business
Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is a premier business school located at the center of world politics and business in Washington, D.C. Some 1,400 undergraduates, 1,000 MBA students, and 1,200 participants in executive education programs study business with an intensive focus on leadership and a global perspective. Founded in 1957, the business school today resides in the new Rafik B. Hariri Building, a state-of-the-art facility that blends the tradition of Georgetown University with forward-thinking functionality. For more information about Georgetown’s McDonough School of Business, visit