The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) recently announced the winners of their Spotlight on Excellence Awards, which recognize exceptional work produced by electric cooperative communication and marketing professionals across the country.

According to NRECA, this year’s new program features 20 revised and new categories reflecting the wide scope and valuable contributions of today’s co-op communicators. Winners of the Spotlight on Excellence Awards represent leading practices across all communication platforms as the best in the field.

Congratulations to the following TVPPA members for their 2024 Spotlight on Excellence Awards.

Regular Members

  • Appalachian Electric Cooperative
    • Silver Winner, Best Special Publication – Large – AEC Communications Guidelines
    • Silver Winner, Best Short-Form Video – “Coming Home to You” Lineman Video
    • Gold Winner, Best Wild Card – Power What Matters Most – Wall Murals
    • Gold Winner, Best Strategic Communications Campaign – “Power What Matters Most” Strategic
    • Communications Campaign
  • Cullman Electric Cooperative
    • Gold Winner, Best Social Media Campaign – 12 Days of Christmas
    • Silver Winner, Best Wild Card – Sprout ice pop koozies
  • Middle Tennessee Electric
    • Gold Winner, Best Annual Impact Report – MTE Annual Update Video
    • Gold Winner, Best Graphic Design – Design Installations – MTE’s Main Campus Building Projects
  • Northcentral Electric Cooperative

    • Gold Winner, Best External Event – Bridging the Gap
    • Silver Winner, Best Web-based Project – HomeHero & HomeDefender

Associate Members

  • Electric Cooperatives of Mississippi

    • Gold Winner, Best Web-Based Project – Today in Mississippi website
  • Georgia EMC

    • Silver Winner, Best Special Publication – Large – Georgia Electric Cooperative Community
    • Engagement and Economic Development Best Practices Guide (BOGO
  • Kentucky Electric Cooperatives

    • Gold Winner, Best Long-Form Video – Best in Kentucky Awards Show video
    • Silver Winner, Best Wild Card – 2023 Legislative Guide
  • Pioneer Utility Resources

    • Silver Winner, Best Photo – International Teamwork

Affiliate Members

  • Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative, Inc.

    • Silver Winner, Best Social Media Campaign – Social Media Engagement Strategy
  • Salt River Electric

    • Gold Winner, Best Digital or Print Ad – Save Money on your Home Turf with these Energy Efficiency Tips!