SOURCE: Hayes Martin Associates, Inc.

Hayes Martin Associates, Inc.

August 18, 2011 16:30 ET

Hayes Martin Associates, Inc. Has Been Honored With 16 Finalist Nominations in Top Categories for the SoCal Awards 2011

NEWPORT BEACH, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 18, 2011) - The SoCal Awards 2011 has named the leading marketing, advertising and public relations firm of Hayes Martin Associates, Inc. as a finalist for 16 nominations in a diverse range of top categories. The prestigious SoCal Awards is a joint awards program that showcases the SMC's of the BIA of Southern California; winners will be announced at the 'Raise your Glass Event' on September 24th at The Grove of Anaheim. This annual highly anticipated event encompasses all facets of new-home marketing and merchandising throughout Southern California.

Underscoring the agency's innovation and creativity that are integrated into effective marketing strategies, Hayes Martin Associates' 16 finalists highlight its wide ranging expertise that spans from Internet advertising to community branding, signage and overall advertising campaigns.

"In these challenging times and in a very competitive industry, we are very pleased for our clients that these marketing campaigns have been distinguished from such an impressive field of entries," said Sandra Keedy, President and Creative Director of Hayes Martin Associates, Inc. "The ability to create and implement dynamic strategies that help each and every client reach their corporate goals is the agency's foremost focus and we are gratified to have been recognized for our efforts on their behalf."

The agency was distinguished with 16 finalist nominations in the below eight categories:

  • Best Community Branding -- Rosedale/Rosedale Land Partners & The Village of Laguna Altura/Irvine Company Community Development
  • Best Neighborhood Branding -- Augusta & The Row/William Lyon Homes
  • Best Internet Marketing Campaign -- Rosedale/Rosedale Land Partners & The Row/William Lyon Homes
  • Best Overall Advertising Campaign -- Augusta & The Row/William Lyon Homes
  • Best Signage -- The Village of Laguna Altura/Irvine Company Community Development; Augusta/William Lyon Homes; and Rosedale/Rosedale Land Partners
  • Neighborhood of the Year - Small Lot -- Augusta/William Lyon Homes
  • Neighborhood of the Year -- Pasadera/K. Hovnanian® Homes®
  • Community of the Year -- Rosedale/Rosedale Land Partners; The Village of Laguna Altura/Irvine Pacific®; and K. Hovnanian's® Four Seasons at Beaumont/K. Hovnanian® Homes®

Hayes Martin Associates is one of the nation's leading marketing, advertising and public relations firms of residential homebuilders, land developers and master-planned communities. Since its founding in 1987, the award-winning firm has provided clients with the combined talents of highly experienced and respected team of professional specialists.

The agency represents a client roster of highly regarded homebuilders and master-planned community developers including the Irvine Company, which relies on Hayes Martin Associates, Inc. for a broad spectrum of marketing expertise and strategic programs for the Villages of Irvine® and William Lyon Homes' Southern and Northern California Divisions, Rosedale Land Partners, LLC., K. Hovnanian® Homes®, Rancho Mission Viejo and California Pacific Homes. All enjoy profitable marketing partnership with Hayes Martin Associates.

Hayes Martin Associates is also actively involved in numerous philanthropic organizations and institutions, from HomeAid Orange County, the charitable arm of the Building Industry Association of Southern California, and City of Hope to the Sisters of the Sacred Heart Retreat Center. Sandra Keedy currently serves on the Board of Directors for HomeAid and has been recently appointed Vice President of Communications Marketing and Public Relations for HomeAid Orange County.

A full scope of the agency's capabilities is available at www.hayesmartin.com. Visit the website today to learn more. You may also follow HMA on Facebook and Twitter. Hayes Martin Associates, Inc. offices are located at 1300 Dove Street, Suite 205, Newport Beach, CA 92660. Please contact by email at sandyk@hayesmartin.com or phone at 949-417-1799.