ASNT Wins Two APEX Awards of Excellence
26 July 2022
The American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT) announced that it received two APEX Awards of Excellence in two categories from Communications Concepts, an organization that advises publishing and marketing professionals on best practices to improve their publications and communications programs.
APEX is the Annual Awards for Publication Excellence Competition. It is open to communicators in corporate, nonprofit, and independent settings. APEX 2022 is the 34th annual APEX, which began in 1988. The APEX Awards are based on excellence in graphic design, editorial content, and the ability to achieve overall communications excellence. Of more than 1200 entries in APEX 2022, a total of 100 Grand Awards were presented in 14 major categories.
Neal J. Couture, CAE, Jill Ross, and Cara Markland won an Award of Excellence for “An Existential Crisis for NDT” in the Editorial and Advocacy Writing category. The article appeared in the December 2021 issue of Materials Evaluation. Debbie Segor, CAE, and Haley Cowans also won an Award of Excellence for Chat NDT with ASNT in the Electronic Media – Apps and Podcasts category.
“We are thrilled to be recognized by APEX,” said ASNT Executive Director Neal J. Couture, CAE. “I am extremely proud of our entire team for the work they create. These awards are a testament to their hard work and dedication to promoting the nondestructive testing industry.”
Serving more than 22 000 members and certificate holders worldwide, ASNT, based in Columbus, Ohio, is the largest technical society for NDT professionals. ASNT certification and standards programs, publications, conferences, education, membership, and professional development programs are the foundation for expanding awareness of advancements in NDT. Governed by a volunteer group of officers and directors, ASNT is organized by councils representing interests relating to certification, engineering, research, education, and section operations.