Deadline nears for MMA awards

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Friday is the deadline for submissions for the Marine Marketers of America's fourth annual Neptune Awards for Marketing Excellence, which recognize outstanding work in the marketing field.

Awards will be presented Oct. 27 at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show.

To read the call for entries, download an entry form and to find out details about the awards, visit the contest page on the MMA website.

The Neptune Award competition is open to any company or organization producing marine-industry marketing work from Sept. 1, 2010, to Sept. 1, 2011.

For questions about the 2011 Neptune Awards program or MMA membership, please contact MMA board member Cindy Pechous at (312) 946-6239 or e-mail


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