June 3, 2019

Press Releases

Cedar Community Marketing Team Wins Gold Aster Award

Cedar Community is proud to announce that their Marketing team recently won the Gold Award for a magazine publication series from the Aster Awards for their Live More magazine. They are one of six in the nation to receive the Gold Award in this category, with a score of 95 to 99 (top five percent in the nation). “The quality and creativity of the entries submitted seems to increase each year. The 2019 Aster Awards program brought together some of the best and most creative advertising in the world,” said Melinda Lucas, Aster Awards Program Coordinator.

The Aster Awards, one of the largest, most respected national competitions of its kind, is hosted by Marketing Healthcare Today Magazine and Creative Images, Inc. This elite program has recognized outstanding healthcare professionals for excellence in their advertising/marketing efforts for over 18 years. The 2019 Aster Awards received thousands of entries from across the United States as well as several foreign countries. All entries are reviewed by a panel of industry experts and are scored on multiple criteria with a possibility of 100 percent. Participant’s entries compete against similar-sized organizations in their specific groups and categories. Awards were issued for entries that received top marks from judges placing them in the top 16 percent of the nation for advertising excellence. Judging criteria included creativity, layout and design, functionality, message effectiveness, production quality and overall appeal.

“This is the third time our Marketing team members have been honored with a Gold Aster Award. It is quite an accomplishment which exemplifies the talent of our team members and their dedication to producing quality marketing pieces highlighting Cedar Community, and who we are as an organization,” says Lynn Olson, Chief Executive Officer.