(EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I.) - WR Cobb Online has been recognized with a 2012 American Graphic Design Award by GD USA for its popular e-book, “Social Media 101 – How Jewelers Can Engage and Interact More Effectively Online.”
For nearly five decades, Graphic Design USA has sponsored national design competitions that spotlight areas of excellence and opportunity for creative professionals including advertising agencies, design firms, corporations and institutions. It honors outstanding work of all kinds and across all media: print and collateral, advertising and sales promotion, corporate identity and logos, Internet and interactive design, broadcast and motion graphics and packaging.
“We are thrilled to have our work and efforts to educate the jewelry industry on social media honored in this way. We strive to deliver the best for all our retailers and we’re excited the design industry thinks the work is good too,” said Jay Gerber, Vice President of WR Cobb Online.
“Relating to jewelry consumers through design and communication that is compelling to target consumers purchasing engagement rings is something we are passionate about and enjoy sharing with our retail partners,” added Gerber.
GD USA received over 8000 entries; of these, a highly selective 15 percent are recognized with an Awards Certificate of Excellence. WR Cobb Online, a division of WR Cobb Company, specializes in bringing customized web technology, diamond search programs and social media programs and expertise to retailers.