Awards Gala

The EXCEL Awards recognize excellence and leadership in association media, publishing, marketing and communications. The competition is open to nonprofit and for-profit and associations and industry service partners submitting on behalf of association clients, regardless of whether they are members of Association Media & Publishing to enter.

Winners are announced in June, featured in the August/September issue of Signature magazine, and honored during our Annual EXCEL Awards Gala, a dinner and celebration that kicks off the Association Media & Publishing Annual Meeting. 

For two years in a row, a sold-out audience of more than 300 celebrated excellence in association publishing and communications at the 39th Annual EXCEL Awards Gala, June 24, 2019, at the National Housing Center in Washington, DC. The Emerging Leader Awards, honoring rising stars in our industry, as well the Mitch Mohanna Lifetime Achievement Awards are also given out.

Save the date for the 40th Annual EXCEL Awards Gala being held Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at the National Housing Center in Washington, DC.