National Geographic Learning Wins Six Hermes Creative Awards

Boston, MA, July 22, 2014 —National Geographic Learning (NGL), part of global education company, Cengage Learning, has been awarded six Hermes Creative Awards from The Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals (AMCP), recognizing its creative marketing campaigns which engage students and instructors from around the world. Hermes Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals involved in the concept, writing and design of traditional materials and programs, and emerging technologies.

Honors were granted to NGL based on successful and creative marketing campaigns that were launched throughout the previous year. Winners of the Hermes Creative Awards are chosen by representatives of AMCP based on originality and creativity, and NGL was recognized for its work on the following marketing communications campaigns:

  • Platinum Awards Century 21 Accounting Email and Adult and Higher Education Catalog
  • Gold AwardsGlobal Issues Program Overview Brochure; Hampton-Brown EDGE Email Campaign; and Inside Brochure
  • Honorable MentionGet to Know Us Brochure

“We are honored to receive these awards and I am proud of the continuous creative output from our marketing teams,” said Carolyn Pestritto, Executive Director of Marketing, National Geographic Learning. “To win six Hermes Creative awards is a testament to the high level of professionalism and creativity throughout this organization. As a distributor of content from National Geographic, we work with some of the most visual multimedia available, and our creative professionals are well-poised to package that content into marketing campaigns that delight and engage our customers.”

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About Cengage Learning and National Geographic Learning
Cengage Learning is a leading educational content, technology, and services company for the higher education and K-12, professional and library markets worldwide. National Geographic Learning, part of Cengage Learning, is a provider of quality core and supplemental educational materials for the PreK‐12, adult education and ELT markets. Cengage Learning and National Geographic Learning distribute a variety of content from the National Geographic Society to the academic and library markets worldwide. For more information, visit or