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ASBO International Wins Gold at National Association Media & Publishing Awards

Reston, VA – June 28, 2018 – The Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) received top honors at the Association Media & Publishing’s (AM&P) 38th annual EXCEL Awards Gala this week, bringing home the Gold in the category of Digital Newsletter Redesign for its 2017 content and design overhaul of the Accents enewsletter.

AM&P’s EXCEL Awards is the largest and most comprehensive awards program that recognizes excellence and leadership in nonprofit association media, publishing, marketing, and communications. This year, the award program received 841 entries, from which 300 finalists were selected, and 90 winners were recognized with a gold EXCEL award. Winners were chosen for “taking bold chances in editorial, design, advertising and marketing, online publishing, and electronic newsletter categories.”

“We are honored to be recognized by AM&P with this prestigious award,” Jackie Wallenstein, ASBO International’s director of membership, marketing and communications, says. “The ASBO International team is always looking for ways to enhance our members’ experience, and this recognition validates those efforts and reaffirms our commitment to our members and to the school business profession.”

The winners were announced at the 38th EXCEL Awards Gala on June 25, 2018, in Washington, D.C., as part of the 2018 AM&P Annual Meeting. Award-winning entries will also be featured in the August/September issue of AM&P’s Signature magazine. View the full list of winners here:

Learn more about AM&P’s EXCEL Awards at

For more information about ASBO International’s award-winning Accents enewsletter, visit

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About ASBO International
Founded in 1910, the Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) is a nonprofit organization that, through its members and affiliates, represents approximately 30,000 school business professionals worldwide. ASBO International is committed to providing programs, services, and a global network that promote the highest standards in school business. Its members support student achievement through effective resource management in various areas ranging from finance and operations to food services and transportation. Learn more at

About Association Media & Publishing
AM&P is the premier membership organization serving the needs of association, nonprofit, and alumni publishing teams, including chief publishing officers, business operation executives, communications professionals, editors, designers, and other content generators. For more information about AM&P, visit