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Awards

2018

Finance

  • GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award
  • National Procurement Institute, Inc. (NPI): 21st Annual Achievement of Excellence in Procurement (AEP)

Marketing and Communications Awards

  • PR Daily Content Marketing Awards:
    • Honorable mention for the State Fair of Texas Campaign
  • PRSA Fort Worth Worthy Awards:
    • Award of Achievement for the "Case for Transit" study
  • Marcom Awards:
    • Gold Award for our State Fair of Texas marketing campaign
    • Gold Award for the "Case for Transit" study Community Impact editorial feature
    • Honorable Mention for the State Fair of Texas influencer marketing campaign
  • PRSA Dallas Pegasus Awards: 
    • Award of Honor for the State Fair of Texas influencer marketing campaign
  • dotCOMM Awards:
    • Gold Award for the A-train vs. I-35E campaign
    • Gold Award for the #AskDCTA content series
    • Honorable Mention for the State Fair of Texas influencer marketing campaign
  • SWTA Spotlight Awards: 
    • Hit the Spot Award for the #WhyIRideDCTA revamp campaign
    • Hit the Spot Award for the Summer Sales direct mail campaign
    • Hit the Spot Award for the #IAmDCTA video
  • Videographer Awards:
    • Distinction Award for A-train vs. I-35E video
  • PR Daily's Digital PR & Social Media Awards
    • Honorable Mention award for the State Fair of Texas influencer marketing campaign
  • Stevie Awards -- American Business Awards:
    • Gold Award for the State Fair of Texas marketing campaign
  • Hermes Creative Awards:
    • Platinum Award for the North Texas Xpress campaign
    • Gold Awards for the Bike Everywhere Challenge
    • Honorable Mention for the A-train vs. I-35E campaign
  • PR Daily Awards:
    • Honorable Mention award for the I-35E vs. A-train social media campaign
  • PR Daily's Video Awards
    • Honorable Mention award for the I-35E vs. A-train video
  • DFW American Marketing Association Marketer of the Year Awards: 
    • Award for Summer Sales direct mailer
  • APTA AdWheel Marketing Awards
    • First Place for the State Fair of Texas influencer marketing campaign
    • First Place for the Summer Sales direct mailer
    • First Place for the Bike Everywhere Challenge
  • AVA Digital Awards:
    • Gold Award for the I-35E vs. A-train campaign
    • Honorable Mention for the I-35E vs. A-train video
       

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

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:
    • Award of Honor for the A-train Fifth Birthday campaign
    • 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:
    • Gold Winner for the 2015 State Fair of Texas campaign
    • Gold Winner for the Hop on Board blog campaign launch
    • 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

  • Platinum Winner for the Where's My Ride launch
  • Gold Winner for the Valentine's Day #BeMine campaign
  • American Public Transportation Association (APTA) AdWheel Awards:
    • Grand Prize for the DCTA Facebook page revamp
    • First Place award for the DCTA Facebook Page revamp
    • First Place award for the Valentine’s Day #BeMine campaign
    • 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