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Awards

2017

Operations

  • International Standards Organization (ISO): ISO 9001.2015 Quality Management System (QMS) certification for First Transit’s first rail operation in North America
  • GFOA Certificate of Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting
  • GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award
  • Texas Comptroller Leadership Circle Transparency Award
  • NPI Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award
    • Platinum Awardfor the A-train Fifth Birthday campaign
    • Gold Awardfor the Highland Village News Services launch

Finance Awards

  • GFOA Certificate of Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting
  • GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award
  • Texas Comptroller Leadership Circle Transparency Award
  • NPI Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award

Marketing and Communications Awards

  • PR Daily Video Awards:
    • Award Winner for the How to Load Your Bike video
    • Honorable Mention for the General Safety video
  • AVA Digital Awards:
    • Platinum Award for the A-train Fifth Birthday campaign
    • Gold Award for the GORequest campaign
    • Honorable Mention for the Brand Marketing video
  • PR Daily Awards:
    • Honorable Mention for the A-train Fifth Birthday campaign
  • APTA AdWheel Marketing Awards:
    • First Place for How to Load Your Bike video
    • First Place for the A-train Fifth Birthday campaign
  • SWTA Marketing Spotlight Awards:
    • Spotlight Award for the North Texas Xpress Bus Service launch campaign
    • Hit the Spot Award for the A-train vs I-35E marketing video
    • Hit the Spot Award for the #AskDCTA monthly series launch
  • AVA Digital Awards Winner
    • Platinum Award for the A-train Fifth Birthday campaign
    • Gold Award for the GORequest Campaign
    • Honorable Mention for the DCTA Brand video
  • Women in Business Stevie Awards Winner: Bronze Award for the Highland Village New Services marketing campaign
  • dotComm Awards:
    • Platinum Award for the Hop on Board blog launch
    • Gold Award for the A-train Fifth Birthday campaign
    • Gold Award for the GORequest campaign
  • Marcom Awards:
    • Platinum Award for the North Texas Xpress campaign
    • Gold Award for the #AskDCTA content series launch
    • Honorable Mention for the Bike Everywhere Challenge campaign
  • Videographer Awards
    • Distinction Award for the Brand Marketing video
    • Honorable Mention for the General Safety video
  • Hermes Awards
    • Honorable Mentionfor the Corporate Pass direct mailer

2016

Finance Awards

GFOA Certificate of Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting

GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Texas Comptroller Leadership Circle Transparency Award

Procurement

National Procurement Institute, Inc. (NPI): 21st Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement (AEP)

Marketing and Communications Awards

PRSA Fort Worth Worthy Awards: Award of Achievement for the GORequest campaign

PRSA Dallas Pegasus Awards:

o Award of Honor for the A-train Fifth Birthday campaign

o Award of Honor for the GORequest campaign

Marcom Awards:

Southwest Transit Association Spotlight Awards: First Place for the Hop on Board blog launch

Mass Transit 40 Under 40: Nicole Recker, Vice President of Marketing and Communications was recognized as an honoree

Hermes Creative Awards:

o Gold Winner for the 2015 State Fair of Texas campaign

o Gold Winner for the Hop on Board blog campaign launch

o Gold Winner for the Valentine’s Day #BeMine campaign

Stevie Awards (American Business Awards): Bronze Award for the Hop on Board blog launch campaign

2015

Finance Awards

GFOA Certificate of Award for Excellence in Financial Reporting

GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Texas Comptroller Leadership Circle Transparency Award – Platinum Award

Marketing and Communications Awards

Marcom Awards:

o Platinum Winner for the Where's My Ride launch

o Gold Winner for the Valentine's Day #BeMine campaign

American Public Transportation Association (APTA) AdWheel Awards:

o Grand Prize for the DCTA Facebook page revamp

o First Place award for the DCTA Facebook Page revamp

o First Place award for the Valentine’s Day #BeMine campaign

o First Place award for the I-35E construction digital advertisement

Southwest Transportation Association (SWTA) Marketing Spotlight Awards: First Place award for the DCTA Facebook Page revamp