An advertisement featuring some happy feet and encouraging readers to keep “a step ahead” was honored by a national contest featuring three newspaper industry groups.
The ad, from Family Foot & Ankle Care, won second in Small Space Ad-Black Ink Only, at the 2014 Advertising and Editorial Awards from the Southeastern Advertising Publishers Association, Community Papers of Florida, and Independent Free Papers of America.
Family Foot & Ankle Care is represented at the paper by Terri Williamson, and the ad was created by Stefanie Burlingame and Carolyn Bennett.
Winning first place was Reminder Publications of East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, and third place went to Camrose Booster in Camrose, Alberta.
The annual SAPA-IPF-CPF conference took place in Orlando this year. The competition received more than 1,400 entries, organizers said.