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Mountwest receives national recognition for marketing and advertising

February 22, 2013

Huntington, W.Va. - Mountwest Community & Technical College received five Collegiate Advertising Awards for their graphic design and total advertising campaign designed by Bulldog Creative Services, an advertising agency based in Huntington and Charleston, W.Va. Mountwest and the agency are longtime partners and work together in all aspects of marketing and advertising representing the college.

Mountwest was recognized with three bronze awards for the design of their magazine publication Career Focus, along with their billboard and folder design. They also received a silver award for their total advertising campaign, as well as a gold award for their bus wrap in the Outdoor Transit/Airport/Subway category. 

“Each year we look forward to partnering with Bulldog to develop the strongest brand and identity for our institution,” said Dr. Cotroneo, President of Mountwest. “We know the strength and value a Mountwest education holds, but we look to Bulldog to help convey that to the public, and we’re very pleased with the outcome.”

The Collegiate Advertising Awards is an elite program designed to recognize today’s most talented educational marketing professionals for outstanding excellence in all forms of advertising, marketing and promotion. Entries are judged based upon creativity, layout/design, typography, production, quality & overall effectiveness. For more information, and a complete listing of all 2012 winners, visit

“We are fortunate to work with Mountwest,” said Christine Borders, Vice President of Creative at Bulldog. “Seeing our designs and marketing materials assist them in recruiting the students they’re educating to become tomorrow’s leaders and the investors they need to continue to provide that education is very gratifying.”