SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - Nov 12, 2012) - Vemma Nutrition Company was recognized with seven awards in the prestigious MarCom Awards competition. Vemma was honored with four Platinum awards, the competition's highest designation, and three Gold awards, recognizing the company's outstanding creative achievements in marketing and communications. Only 18% of the entries receive the coveted Platinum award.
The competition has grown to perhaps the largest of its kind in the world, with over 6,000 entries from throughout the United States, Canada and several other countries in the 2012 competition. A look at the winners shows a range in size from individual communicators to media conglomerates and Fortune 500 companies.
The recently released Vemma 2.0 and Vemma Bod-e mobile apps were both recognized in the awards -- Vemma 2.0 with Platinum, and Vemma Bod-e with Gold. The Vemma 2.0 app allows Brand Partners to prospect, present and communicate in real-time and gives the Vemma brand immense exposure. The Vemma Bod-e 2.0 app features Heidi and Chris Powell, TV Celebrity Transformation Specialists and Vemma Bod-e Spokespeople. The app coaches participants on when and what to eat throughout the day, provides daily video tips and inspirational messages, and helps participants stay on track when they are away from home by suggesting healthy options at the nation's top 20 restaurant chains.
In addition to being recognized for the Vemma app and Bod-e app, the company was also recognized as an award winner for the following submissions:
"Being recognized for our marketing and communications work in several categories is both tremendously humbling and extremely motivating," said Mark Patterson, Vemma VP of Marketing and Brand Development. "We are driven by our mission of people helping people, and these awards demonstrate our commitment to putting cutting-edge tools in the hands of Brand Partners worldwide."
MarCom Awards is administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals. The Association oversees awards and recognition programs, provides judges and sets standards for excellence. A complete list of Platinum winners can be found on the MarCom Awards website at www.marcomawards.com.
Founded in 2004 by BK Boreyko, Vemma Nutrition Company is rapidly growing as one of the premier industry leaders specializing in premium liquid nutrition. Every day, thousands of people join the company's mission to make a positive difference in the lives of others through the sharing of the clinically studied Vemma formula. The Vemma brands -- including Verve, a healthy energy drink -- coupled with the company's rewarding business opportunity, help people to live a better quality of life, both physically and financially. Vemma is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, and distributes its products through a global network of independent Brand Partners.