APPLETON, Wis. – Coalesce, Inc., a strategic marketing and communications agency in Appleton, was honored at the 2011 AAF – Fox River Ad Club ADDY Awards, held on February 29, 2012 at Lambeau Field, earning category gold and silver recognition for creative excellence.

Coalesce won the first-place gold award in the Sales Promotion-Point of Purchase Category for the design of a custom sampling kit for an upscale, consumer goods client. Coalesce’s creation of an animated, stop-motion style video to promote the release of a new product line for a national vehicle mounting systems manufacturer was recognized with a silver award in the Online Advertising-Internet Commercial Category.

“We are honored to receive these awards on behalf of our clients,” remarked Coalesce owner and creative director, Lisa Piikkila. “Our team continually strives to create fresh and memorable marketing campaigns, and for our work to be recognized among the best by our peers in the advertising community is extremely rewarding.”

Gold-winning entries automatically move on to participate in a multi-state district ADDY competition.

With more than 60,000 entries from across the country, the ADDY Awards, a three-tiered national contest, is the industry’s largest and highly respected competition for creative advertising and design.

About Coalesce:
Founded in 2004 by owners Michelle Richard and Lisa Piikkila, Coalesce, Inc. provides a full range of strategic marketing and communications services to client businesses and organizations.

For More Information, Contact:
Dana Kohlbeck
Public Relations Specialist
Coalesce Marketing & Design, Inc.
Phone: (920) 380-4444
Email:dana@coalescemarketing.com