PEARL RIVER, N.Y., July 28, 2014 – Window fashions leader Hunter Douglas has won a prestigious Telly Award for its online education course for dealers titled “The Adventures of Small Business Marketing.”
Now in its 35th year, the prestigious Telly Awards is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions and online commercials, videos and films. Nearly 12,000 entries were received from all 50 states and numerous countries.
“The Adventures of Small Business Marketing” won a Bronze Telly for its animation work. The course teaches about the principles of marketing and features animated marketing lessons and activities through the eyes of a Hunter Douglas Gallery® Dealer, which are dealers who offer a complete shopping experience. The Hunter Douglas Customer Education Group, based at the Hunter Douglas Window Fashions Division in Broomfield, Colo., leveraged its in-house graphics, writing, voice acting and online education creation and management talents to produce this out-of-the-box educational experience.
“The Adventures of Small Business Marketing” also won a Trade Education award in the Window Covering Manufacturers Association (WCMA) Product Awards, the benchmark of industry excellence.
“We are honored to receive recognition for this highly successful course,” said Amy Lund, Hunter Douglas Director of the Customer Education Group. “Upon completion of ‘The Adventures of Small Business Marketing,’ many of our users commented on their need to incorporate periodic reviews of their own marketing strategies and to establish realistic marketing goals.”
Hunter Douglas Inc., headquartered in Pearl River, N.Y, is the leading manufacturer and marketer of custom window fashions in North America and a major manufacturer of architectural products. The company is a national sponsor of Habitat for Humanity, covering windows in every Habitat home built in the U.S. and Canada.
All Hunter Douglas brand products are designed, developed and custom-crafted in the U.S.
For more information, visit www.hunterdouglas.com or call 1-800-274-2985.