The winners of the 2017 DMAW/ EF Awards are Rick Powell, Dr. Matt H. Hettche, and Liz Murphy who were honored at the annual Best of Direct Celebration on December 5.
The DMAW Educational Foundation hosted the 2017 Fall Collegiate MAXI Competition on November 3. Six teams competed, with Salisbury University and Christopher Newport University taking top honors.
On March 31, students from George Mason University, Christopher Newport University, Radford University, and the University of Maryland competed for honors in the Spring 2017 Collegiate MAXI Oral Case Competition.
Nineteen professors from 12 academic institutions in the Mid-Atlantic attended the 2017 Professors’ Institute. Due to pending renovations at American University, this year’s January 4-5 PI was hosted by Blackbaud in downtown D.C. Attendees also were invited to an evening reception on January 4 at Firefly.
DMAW/EF President Rick Powell announced three awards at The 2016 Best of Direct Awards ceremony on November 30. Recipients included Professor Paula Morris of Salisbury State University; Greg Albright, co-founder and principal of PS/PS Digital; and Scott Huch, president of The Delta Group.
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Due to snowy conditions, the DMAW Educational Foundation’s annual Professors’ Institute Seminar scheduled for January 4-5, 2018, has been cancelled. We are grateful to DMAW/EF Board member Liz Murphy, Beaconfire Red, who inspired and spearheaded the coming together of an amazing group of industry speakers. Our thanks also go to the wonderful sponsors (listed below) who offered financial and logistic support. We are grateful also to Blackbaud for having volunteered to host what we all will miss — an outstanding event in an outstanding location.
Rest assured: We will be back …