Annual Conference app wins UMAC award


PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – The 2017 Annual Conference mobile app was recently awarded top honors by the United Methodist Association of Communicators meeting held March 7-9.
The mobile app, developed by IGRC Director of Communication Ministries Paul Black using Sched, won first place among conference and local church entries. This is the second award mobile apps developed by IGRC Communications have won.
The Northern Illinois Conference’s Reporter newspaper took top honors for best conference newspaper. The publication is designed by former IGRC staff member Natalie Rowe and Communication Director Anne Marie Gerhardt.
Former IGRC staff member Stephen Hustedt, who is Director of Communications for the Upper New York Conference, garnered three awards – a third place award for blogging and a second place for design of the conference website.