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NewWave Wins 2017 Gold MarCom Award

Elkridge, Maryland- NewWave is an honored recipient of the 2017 Gold MarCom Award for  excellence in the categories of Print Media, Print Creativity, and Illustration/Graphic/Design/Infographic. NewWave, in collaboration with Booz Allen Hamilton, produced the "Transitioning from the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) to the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Resource Document" for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). The document highlights the PQRS to MIPS transition timeline and benefits of the new MIPS program. We thank the MarCom Awards for recognizing the creativity, hard work and generosity of industry professionals.

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About the MarCom Awards

The Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals began in 1995 as a means to honor outstanding achievement and service to the communication profession. As part of its mission, the Association fosters and supports the efforts of marketing and communication professionals who contribute their unique talents to public service and charitable organizations. Each year, the efforts of generous marketing and communication professionals are acknowledged through grants and special recognition.

The MarCom Awards are an international competition for marketing and communication professionals involved in the concept, writing and design of marketing and communication programs and print, visual and audio materials. Entries come from corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, design shops, production companies and freelancers. Judges are industry professionals who look for companies and individuals whose talent exceeds a high standard of excellence and whose work serves as a benchmark for the industry. A look at the winners shows a range in size from individual communicators to media conglomerates and Fortune 50 companies.

MarCom is administered by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP). The international organization, founded in 1995, consists of several thousand marketing, communication, advertising, public relations, digital and web professionals. AMCP administers recognition programs, provides judges, and rewards outstanding achievement and service to the community.