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WASHINGTON – It’s three bronze and a gold for Naylor Association Solutions and a trio of clients: the American Association of Cosmetology Schools (AACS), the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA), and the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) at the 38th annual EXCEL Awards. Publications from these organizations were honored Monday, June 25 in Washington, D.C.

CSLA won a gold award in the Magazines: General Excellence (10,000 or fewer circulation) category, as well as a bronze award in the category of Design Excellence (10,000 or fewer circulation) for its member magazine Landscapes/Paysages. AACS won a bronze award in the Media Kit (Digital) category for its 2018 media brochure. NASDA won a bronze award in the Brochure (Event/Convention) category for the 2017 USA Pavilion at the 21st Annual Americas Food & Beverage Show and Conference Prospectus.

The Association Media & Publishing EXCEL Awards is the largest and most comprehensive award program that recognizes excellence and leadership in nonprofit association media, publishing, marketing and communications.

“We’re honored to be recognized by AM&P and our peers with four awards in diverse areas of member communication for the work we’ve done on behalf of our association clients,” said Sarah Sain, director of content, member communications, for Naylor. “AACS, CSLA and NASDA have all worked to engage their memberships through focused, thoughtful member communication.

“These awards show the entire association community what we’ve known all along: A focus on delivering relevant, innovative publications results in top-notch member communication other associations will want to emulate,” she continued.

This is Naylor’s third consecutive year earning honors at the EXCEL Awards. Naylor Association Solutions’ member communications section works with trade and professional associations of all sizes in more than 80 industries to engage members and help associations earn more non-dues revenue through strategic services in communications strategy, print, video, digital and content production.

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About Naylor Association Solutions
Since 1969, Naylor has helped build strong trade and professional associations by delivering solutions that engage members and generate non-dues revenue. We offer a comprehensive set of solutions, including communications strategy, print, digital and video content and production, full service event management, advertising, sponsorships and exhibit sales, career centers, online learning, association management and association management software (AMS). Our expertise and breadth of services help us see opportunities others miss, and our commitment to excellent customer service fuels our passion to help associations achieve more success. Naylor’s headquarters is located in McLean, Va. with additional offices in Alpharetta, Ga.; Gainesville, Fla.; Hunt Valley, Md.; Schaumburg, Ill.; and Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Visit for more information.

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