Allen Economic Development Corporation (Allen EDC) received several Excellence in Economic Development Awards from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC).
These include a Gold award for a creative print brochure, a Gold award for its redesigned website and a Bronze award for its 2016 Allen Community Profile project.
The honors were presented at an awards ceremony on Tuesday, Sept. 27, during the IEDC Annual Conference in Cleveland, Ohio.
Allen EDC's video brochures offered an attention-getting educational tool and promotional giveaway. The team wanted to create a product that incorporated captivating copy and design with video elements to tell the story of Allen.
IEDC's Excellence in Economic Development Awards recognize the world’s best economic development programs and partnerships, marketing materials, and the year’s most influential leaders. These awards honor organizations and individuals for their efforts in creating positive change in urban, suburban, and rural communities.