• Eight marketing awards won by Community Hospital

Published on November 09, 2009

Eight marketing awards won by Community Hospital 

For Immediate Release

Contact: Brenda Moore 831-625-4544 831-625-4505

November 9, 2009

MONTEREY , Calif. - Work by the Communication and Marketing department of Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula earned eight awards in an international competition sponsored by the Association of Marketing & Communication Professionals.

The department received five platinum MarCom Awards, the highest given, two gold awards, and an honorable mention in the competition, which recognizes outstanding achievement by marketing and communication professionals.

Community Hospital 's 2008 annual report was honored with four platinum awards and one honorable mention. The communication pieces developed for Community Hospital 's Exceeding Expectations program, which promotes a set of workplace standards, also received a platinum award. Materials produced for Community Hospital 's "It's my Life" wellness campaign and its 2009 annual meeting earned gold awards.

The competition drew more than 5,000 entries by a broad range of participants, from small communication and marketing firms to Fortune 500 companies. 

Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula , founded in 1934 and located at 23625 Holman Highway in Monterey , has grown and evolved in direct response to the changing healthcare needs of the people it serves. It is a nonprofit healthcare provider with 205 staffed acute-care hospital beds and 28 skilled-nursing beds, delivering a continuum of care from birth to end of life, and every stage in between. It serves the Monterey Peninsula and surrounding communities through 15 locations, including the main hospital, outpatient facilities, satellite laboratories, a mental health clinic, a short-term skilled nursing facility, Hospice of the Central Coast , and business offices. Find more information about Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula at