2018 EPIC AWARD WINNERS BY CATEGORY
Awarded April 11, 2018 – Hyatt Regency, Santa Rosa

 

COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING TOOLS

Newsletter or Magazine  

EPIC AWARD
CITY OF LONG BEACH
#GoLongBeach Newsletter

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
CUCAMONGA VALLEY WATER DISTRICT
Newsletter “Pipeline”

 

Annual Report  

EPIC AWARD
COUNTY OF MARIN
Marin at a Glance 2016

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
CALSTRS
CalSTRS 2015-16 Sustainability Report

 

Other Publication  

EPIC AWARD
SAN FRANCISCO ASSESSOR CARMEN CHU
Property Tax Fact Sheet Series

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
SANTA ANA WATERSHED PROJECT AUTHORITY
Is Tap Water Safe? Blog Post

 

Internal Communications  

EPIC AWARD
WESTERN MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRICT
The Splash

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
CUCAMONGA VALLEY WATER DISTRICT
CVWD Unveils the CVWD Source

 

Marketing / Promotional

EPIC AWARD
CITY OF LONG BEACH PUBLIC WORKS - ESB
"Can Your Butts" Clean Team Campaign

 

Video Production (Short Form)

EPIC AWARD – SMALL POPULATION
CITY OF WALLA WALLA
"Iced Pipes, Baby"

EPIC AWARD – MEDIUM POPULATION
CITY OF SAN MARCOS
“Discover An Exciting Future: Yours!” Recruiting Video

EPIC AWARD – LARGE POPULATION
ORANGE COUNTY TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY
Play It Safe for Cyclists Videos

AWARD OF DISTINCTION – LARGE POPULATION
CITY OF SUNNYVALE
How to FoodCycle

 

Video Production (Long Form)

EPIC AWARD – SMALL POPULATION
WESTERN MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRICT
The Splash

EPIC AWARD – MEDIUM POPULATION (TIE)

CUCAMONGA VALLEY WATER DISTRICT
Your Future, Our Responsibility

EPIC AWARD – MEDIUM POPULATION (TIE)
VALLECITOS WATER DISTRICT
"Employee Spotlight" Video Program

EPIC AWARD – LARGE POPULATION (TIE)
CITY OF SAN JOSÉ ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES
Behind the Flush

EPIC AWARD – LARGE POPULATION (TIE)
RIVERSIDE COUNTY DA'S OFFICE
Butane Honey Oil Awareness Videos

 

Video Production (Live Streaming) Category Finalists

EPIC AWARD
CITY OF LONG BEACH
Virtual Ride Along

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
City of Long Beach
#EveryKitShouldHaveLB Facebook Live

  

Website  

EPIC AWARD
CITY OF SUNNYVALE
Sunnyvale Website Redesign 

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
San Bernardino County Emplyees’ Retirement Association
SBCERA Chat

 

Social Media/New Media  

EPIC AWARD– SMALL POPULATION
CITY OF WEST SACRAMENTO COMMUNITY RELATIONS TEAM
#WestSacGoats

EPIC AWARD– LARGE POPULATION
CITY OF SANTA CLARITA
Sammy Clarita - Social Media

AWARD OF DISTINCTION – SMALL POPULATION
CITY OF WALLA WALLA
OWWL App

AWARD OF DISTINCTION - LARGE POPULATION
COUNTY OF MARIN
#ThankAFirefighter: Voicemail from a Thankful Resident   

 

One-Time Special Event  

EPIC AWARD – LARGE POPULATION
CITY OF SAN DIEGO AND KATZ & ASSOCIATES
Pure Stone: Beer Brewed with Purified Recycled Water

EPIC AWARD– SMALL/MEDIUM POPULATION
MESA WATER DISTRICT
Launch Event - New Water Vending Machine

AWARD OF DISTINCTION - LARGE POPULATION (TIE)
CITY OF SANTA CLARITA
Vegas Vigil

AWARD OF DISTINCTION - LARGE POPULATION (TIE)
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY HUMAN SERVICES
Footsteps2Brilliance

 

Recurring Special Event  

EPIC AWARD – SMALL POPULATION
PADRE DAM MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRICT
Girl Scouts Water Journey with Padre Dam

EPIC AWARD – LARGE POPULATION
SAN FRANCISCO ASSESSOR CARMEN CHU
Family Wealth Forum

AWARD OF DISTINCTION – LARGE POPULATION
CITY OF SAN DIEGO AND KATZ & ASSOCIATES
Tasting is Believing: Pure Water Day Open House

 

GRAPHIC DESIGN, PHOTOGRAPHY AND VISUALIZATION

Photography  

EPIC AWARD
EASTERN MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRICT
Annual Employee Photo Contest

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
CENTRAL SAN
Beneath The Mask

 

Graphic Design  

EPIC AWARD – SMALL POPULATION
CITY OF COMMERCE
Commerce Connection

EPIC AWARD– MEDIUM POPULATION
CITY OF SAN MARCOS
San Marcos Logo Community Brand

EPIC AWARD– LARGE POPULATION (TIE)
CITY OF LONG BEACH
Economic Inclusion Infographics

EPIC AWARD– LARGE POPULATION (TIE)
COUNTY OF MARIN
RxSafe Marin "Know The Risks"

 

COMMUNICATION AND MARKETING PROCESS

Branding  

EPIC AWARD
CITY OF CHULA VISTA, CA AND NV5
"THIS is Chula." Branding Campaign.

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
CITY OF ROSEVILLE
Game Day Express

 

Marketing Plans/Campaigns  

EPIC AWARD– LARGE POPULATION
TRANSPORTATION AGENCY FOR MONTEREY COUNTY
Holman Highway 68 Roundabout Project

EPIC AWARD– SMALL/MEDIUM POPULATION
CITY OF WEST HOLLYWOOD
Social Media Connect @WeHoCity

AWARD OF DISTINCTION– LARGE POPULATION
WESTERN MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRICT
La Sierra Pipeline Project

 

Community Relations/Participation  

EPIC AWARD
PORT OF SAN DIEGO
Port of San Diego Master Plan Update

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
WESTERN MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRICT
La Sierra Pipeline Project

 

Crisis Communications/Public Safety Education Campaign

EPIC AWARD
CITY OF SANTA CLARITA
Heads Up

 

Most Innovative  

EPIC AWARD
EASTERN MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRICT
Water Bottle Fill Station Program

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
PADRE DAM MUNICIPAL WATER DISTRICT
Beer Starts with Water