PSC Biannual Reports Take Three Hermes Creative Awards

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

PSC’s Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 biannual reports, “People. Science. Collaboration,”

have received high recognition in the 2014 Hermes Creative Awards. The publications

garnered platinum awards in Publications/Other and Writing/Technical, and a gold award

for Design/Publication Overall.



The biannual report team consists of Ken Chiacchia, senior writer; Shandra Williams,

design and production; Vivian Benton, managing editor and Cheryl Begandy, project

coordination. The publication’s mission is to show government leaders, journalists and

other audiences how PSC’s experts, research projects and educational programs provide

PSC Fall 2013 Biannual Reporthigh performance computing solutions to problems in the physical sciences, biology and

genetics, public health and new fields to supercomputing such as the humanities.


Hermes Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals

involved in the concept, writing and design of traditional materials and programs, and

emerging technologies. Entries come from corporate marketing and communication

departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, graphic design shops, production

companies, web and digital creators and freelancers.


One of the largest competitions of its kind in the world, Hermes Creative Awards

is administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication

Professionals. The international organization consists of several thousand marketing,

communication, advertising, public relations, media production, web and freelance

professionals. The Association oversees awards and recognition programs, provides

judges and sets standards for excellence.