NEWS RELEASE: Pace Athletics Strikes Gold Twice to Earn Top Honors at the NACMA Best of Awards

Dallas, Texas- The Pace University Athletics Department was awarded two gold medals at the National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) Best of Awards ceremony on Tuesday afternoon at the annual National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) conference held this year in Dallas, TX.

Dallas, Texas- The Pace University Athletics Department was awarded two gold medals at the National Association of Collegiate Marketing Administrators (NACMA) Best of Awards ceremony on Tuesday afternoon at the annual National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) conference held this year in Dallas, TX.

Pace received a gold medal in the video promotion category for the Pace Football promo video to kick off the 2011 Pace Football season against Stonehill.

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Pace also received a second gold medal in the student promotion category for the student promotion video and twitter account campaign for T-Bone, the university mascot. The video and twitter account was produced to get more incoming freshman and current students to be active and promote events on campus.

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Initiated in 2003, the NACMA Best of Awards program honors outstanding achievement in marketing and promotions. Awards are presented in 13 categories, with each category divided into three groups based upon school size and conference affiliations to promote fairness. An association record of more than 950 awards entries were received for the 2011-12 year.

About Pace Athletics: Pace University is an NCAA Division II member of the Northeast-10 Conference with 14 varsity sports teams. During the 2011-12 school year, the Pace women’s volleyball and women’s basketball teams returned to the NCAA Division II Tournament for a third consecutive year. In addition, the baseball team won the NE-10 Southwest Division regular season title. On the academic side, the department finished the school year with a 3.21 cumulative GPA.

About Pace University: Pace is a comprehensive, independent University with campuses in New York City and Westchester County. Nearly 14,000 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the Lubin School of Business, Dyson College of Arts and Sciences, Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems, School of Education, School of Law and College of Health Professions.