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Kent Nutrition Group Wins Nine NAMA Regional Awards

DES MOINES, Iowa (April 11, 2019) — Kent Nutrition Group (KNG), a subsidiary of Kent Corporation, won nine National Agri-Marketing Association’s (NAMA) regional awards for its recent marketing achievements.

“The KNG marketing services team, has done an excellent job showing the value and quality of Kent and Blue Seal brands to commercial producers, farming communities, and animal lovers throughout the Midwest and Northeast,” said Mark Krieger, Vice President of Marketing for KNG.

“By continually raising the bar on creative excellence, we are competing with the biggest names in agriculture and winning,” said Krieger. “It is a great honor to be recognized by organizations like NAMA for our efforts.”

NAMA is the nation’s largest association for professionals in marketing and agribusiness. Marketing professionals from around the country gather to exchange ideas, collaborate and plan with other industry professionals, like agencies, account executives, creatives, new hires, public relations specialists, product developers, and product managers.

REGION III BEST OF NAMA WINNERS

Region III includes North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Iowa.

  • From the Agricultural Audiences – Advertising division in the Category of Multimedia Campaigns National, a Merit Award went to Kent Nutrition Group In-House Creative Team for the Kent Reputation Matters 90th Anniversary Campaign.
  • From the Agricultural Audiences – Public Relations division in the Media Relations category, Media Relations a Merit Award went to Kent Nutrition Group, Bader Rutter, and Grant Company for the Kent “Made In America” Product Showcase.
  • From the Agricultural Audiences – Public Relations division in the Internal Events category, a Merit Award went to Kent Nutrition Group In-House Creative Team for Kent 90th Anniversary Internal Events.
  • From the Agricultural Audiences – Public Relations division in the Internal Company Publications category, a First-Place award went to Kent Nutrition Group In-House Creative Team for Dealer Update (Kent and Blue Seal).
  • From the Agricultural Audiences – Public Relations division in the Audio/Video Broadcast News category a Merit Award went to Kent Nutrition Group and Grant Company for the Kent “Made in America” VNR (video news release).

REGION IV BEST OF NAMA WINNERS

Region IV includes Wisconsin, Illinois, and Indiana.

  • From the Agricultural Audiences – Advertising division in the New Product Introduction category, a Merit Award went to Kent Nutrition Group and Bader Rutter for the Home Fresh® Launch Campaign.

REGION VI BEST OF NAMA WINNERS

Region VI includes eastern states from Ohio to Maine.

  • From the Agricultural Audiences – Advertising division in the Single-page Ads, series category, a First-Place award went to Kent Nutrition Group In-House Creative Team for the Blue Seal 150th Anniversary, Reputation Matters Ad Campaign.
  • From the Agricultural Audiences – Advertising division in the Television – Single or Series ad, a First-Place award went to Kent Nutrition Group and Grant Company for the Blue Seal Home Fresh launch commercial.
  • From the Agricultural Audiences – Advertising division in the Customer Brochures, Catalogs – farmer-directed with one or more elements, a First-Place award went to Kent Nutrition Group In-House Creative Team for the Blue Seal 150th Anniversary Brochure.

About Kent Corporation

Kent Corporation, headquartered in Muscatine, Iowa (USA) is a diversified, family-owned corporation with operating subsidiaries involved in corn wet milling, the production of animal feeds, and the manufacture of food and beverage products. Kent Corporation is owned by the Kent family and led by third generation family member, Gage A. Kent. Kent serves customers across the world and employs approximately two thousand people in its 23 locations across 13 states and three countries.