Kenco Wins Marketing Award for Media Relations Campaign

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn.—June 10, 2015 (James Street Media Services)—Kenco—a leading provider of integrated logistics solutions, real estate services, and material handling equipment—was recently honored with an “Award of Excellence” for its effective 2014 media relations program. The program was supported by James Street Associates, Kenco’s media relations agency.
The award was given at the Transportation Marketing and Sales Association (TMSA) annual conference June 9, 2015 in St. Petersburg, Florida.
"The Compass Awards Program provides transportation and logistics companies with the opportunity to showcase their best work in marketing and communication strategies, and sales performance," said Brian Everett, CEO of TMSA. "In addition, recipients of this prestigious award receive recognition from peers as they benchmark their work against others in the industry." 
Kenco was recognized by TMSA for the 12-month media relations campaign that resulted in published articles, quotes, and news briefs—114 media placements in all, including more than 30 prominent articles in leading logistics publications.
“Everyone at Kenco is thrilled to receive our first Compass Award,” said Director of Marketing Don Friddell. “We would like to thank our media relations agency, James Street Associates, for their partnership. We would also like to thank our industry peers in TMSA for this honor.”
Click here to see a video summary of Kenco’s award-winning campaign. [video
The Transportation Marketing and Sales Association (TMSA) provides knowledge, connections, recognition, and solutions to marketing, sales, and communications professionals in the transportation and logistics industries. Member companies include motor carriers, railroads, air carriers, ocean lines, 3PLs, OEMs, media and suppliers, and account for more than $300 billion in revenue each year. For more information, visit  
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Kenco provides integrated logistics solutions that include distribution and fulfillment, comprehensive transportation management, material handling services, real estate management, and information technology—all engineered for Operational Excellence. Woman-owned and financially strong, Kenco has built lasting customer relationships for more than 60 years. Kenco’s focus is on common sense solutions that drive uncommon value. Learn more at Also, connect with Kenco on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and the Kenco Blog.
Kenco’s warehouses and facilities are located in: Aberdeen, MD; Asheville, NC; Aurora, CO; Avenel, NJ; Bakersfield, CA; Black Creek, GA; Bolingbrook, IL; Carrollton, TX; Chattanooga, TN; Chino, CA; City of Industry, CA; Colonial Heights, VA; Covington, GA; Devens, MA; Dundee, MI; Clearfield, UT; Dallas, TX; Dalton, GA; Duncan, SC; Fairburn, GA; Fontana, CA; Fresno, CA; Groveport, OH; Houston, TX; Hutchins, TX; Janesville, WI; Kalamazoo, MI; Keasbey, NJ; Knoxville, TN; Kutztown, PA; Louisville, KY; Lugoff, SC; Lumberton, NC; Lyndhurst, VA; Madison, AL; McBee, SC; McDonough, GA; New Kingston, PA; Memphis, TN; Monroe, NJ; Mount Vernon, IN; Nashville, TN; Oakland, NJ; Ogden, UT; Orange, TX; Orlando, FL; Portland, OR; Puyallup, WA; Rancho Cucamonga, CA; Reading, PA; Redlands, CA; Robbinsville Township, NJ; Salt Lake City, UT; San Bernardino, CA; Seaford, DE; Whitestown, IN; Wilmer, TX; York, PA; Zebulon, NC; Zeeland, MI; and Milton, Ontario, Canada.
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