CHICAGO, Ill., March 14, 2018 – Dino Publishing, a leading content marketing agency and custom publisher of Whaler and Lund magazines, received several awards and honorable mentions at the 2018 Neptune Awards for Marine Marketing Excellence. Dino won Neptune awards in the Best Online Advertising, Best Product Literature and Best Sales Promotion categories.
“We couldn’t be prouder to receive awards that affirm we understand the marine industry and our clients’ brands on a deep level,” said Doug Leik, president/publisher of Dino Publishing. “Winning across several vastly different categories points to the versatility of our work. We’re a content agency that understands how to tell our clients’ stories across delivery platforms, and can do it all for our clients.”
Dino Publishing took home the following Neptune Awards:
Best Online Advertising: Boston Whaler Inc., “Dauntless Family”
Best Product Literature: Larson Boat Group, “Larson FX Interactive Journ-Alog”
Best Sales Promotion: Sea Ray, “#SeaRaySummer”
Honorable Mention Sales Promotion: Boston Whaler Inc., “New Year, New Whaler Winter Promotion”
The annual Neptune Awards, put on by the Marine Marketers of America (MMA) at the Miami International Boat Show, drew more than 150 contestants this year. Open to any organization producing and publishing marine industry marketing materials between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2017, the awards cover all areas of marketing—from national magazine ads to newsletters to video.
“It was a robust competition, with a record number of contestants vying for additional categories,” said Wanda Kenton Smith, president of MMA. “All aspects of the marine industry were represented, from small businesses to global