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The Council of Residential Specialists Wins 2016 Content Marketing Award for The Residential Specialist Magazine

Aug 19, 2016 | By: Susan Swartz

Contact: Anthony Priore
Chief Marketing Officer
312.321.4449
tpriore@crs.com

For Immediate Release

August 19, 2016-- The Content Marketing Institute recently announced that The Residential Specialist magazine published by the Council of Residential Specialists (CRS), received a 2016 Content Marketing Award for Design – Best Column or Section Design.  

The Residential Specialist magazine is the must-read professional resource for CRS’s 31,000 members who are all top performing REALTORS®. The bi-monthly publication provides in-depth features and stories on news, trends and success strategies that impact today’s residential real estate leaders.

This year’s Content Marketing Awards included 76 categories recognizing all aspects of content marketing, from strategy to distribution, from design to editorial. A panel of all-star judges chose the “best of the best” in content marketing excellence from more than 1,300 entries.

"Each year I am impressed with the caliber of work that is submitted, and this year is no exception," says Joe Pulizzi founder, Content Marketing Institute, and author of four content marketing books including Content Inc.

“Our readership consists of the best agents in the industry,” said Michelle Huffman, Editor of The Residential Specialist. “We work with our members to deliver relevant, actionable and newsworthy content that is fresh and visually appealing. This award speaks to both the quality of the magazine and our members that inform it.”

To view The Residential Specialists magazine visit https://crs.com/trs-magazine. The full list of the 2016 winners and finalists in all 76 categories is posted on the Content Marketing Awards website.

About the Council of Residential Specialists

The Council of Residential Specialists is the largest not-for-profit affiliate of the National Association of REALTORS® comprised of more than 31,000 members supporting them with education, networking events, practitioner developed tools and mentoring. It also awards the CRS Designation to experienced REALTORS® who have completed advanced professional training and demonstrated outstanding professional achievement in residential real estate.

About Content Marketing Institute

Content Marketing Institute is the leading global content marketing education and training organization, teaching enterprise brands how to attract and retain customers through compelling, multichannel storytelling. CMI’s Content Marketing World event, the largest content marketing-focused event, is held every September in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, and the Intelligent Content Conference event is held every spring. CMI publishes the bi-monthly magazine Chief Content Officer, and provides strategic consulting and content marketing research for some of the best-known brands in the world. CMI, a UBM company, has made the Inc. 500/5000 list from 2012-2015. Watch this video to learn more about CMI.

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