The Central Station Alarm Association (CSAA) International’s Five Diamond Marketing MARVEL Awards Program recognizes CSAA Five Diamond companies that have used their CSAA Five Diamond designation to better position themselves in the security industry marketplace.
Sponsored by Security Sales & Integration Magazine, the CSAA Five Diamond Marketing MARVEL award winner will be honored at the ESX Icebreaker Luncheon on June 18 at 12:00 pm. The purpose of the CSAA Five Diamond Marketing MARVEL Awards Program is to:
Who is Eligble to Apply for the MARVEL Award?
Entrants MUST be current CSAA Five Diamond companies.
How Do We Apply?
1. Download the 2013 CSAA Five Diamond Marketing MARVEL Awards Application HERE.
2. Send the application and supporting materials by COB on Monday, APRIL 22, 2013 (EXTENDED DEADLINE) to:
CSAA Director of Marketing and Communications
8150 Leesburg Pike, Suite 700
Vienna, VA 22182
Be sure to mark the envelope: CSAA Five Diamond Marketing MARVEL APPLICATION. You must submit Five (5) completed copies of your application and supporting materials to CSAA for consideration.
How/When are Winners Notified?
Winners of the CSAA Five Diamond Marketing MARVEL Awards will be announced during the ESX Icebreaker Luncheon, held on Tuesday, June 18, from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. The luncheon is sponsored by Security Sales & Integration Magazine.
Winners/honorees will be featured in articles in Security Sales & Integration Magazine’s
2013 November issue and in the CSAA Dispatch.
How are the Entries Judged?
All CSAA Five Diamond Marketing MARVEL Award entries will be reviewed by a Panel of Judges that have been selected by CSAA Five Diamond Marketing MARVEL Awards Program Subcommittee members. The judges, who will be recognized during the presentation at the ESX Icebreaker Luncheon on June 18, are not employees of any currently operating central station.
What are the Rules of the MARVEL Awards Program?
Note: All MARVEL Award submissions (including marketing ideas and photos) become the property of CSAA and may be used for promotional purposes.
Congratulations, REDWIRE, 2012 CSAA Five Diamond
Marketing MARVEL Award Winner
and Alarm Tech Central Service, 2012 MARVEL Award Honorable Mention
Winner: Redwire. This company truly exemplifies what the CSAA Five Diamond Marketing Marvel program is all about. The firm has the CSAA Five Diamond logo on all available marketing collateral, including sales flyers, sales presentations, its website, business cards and e-mail tags. The company celebrates achieving CSAA Five Diamond certification by announcing it to the chamber of commerce, newspapers, employees, clients and prospects via e-mail, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and a blogged press release. The CSAA Five Diamond certification is framed and posted in three spots within its offices and is featured in its tradeshow display. A dedicated Five Diamond sales collateral piece has been developed, and the certification is also used in recruiting and insurance carrier interactions. Congratulations to our first Marketing Marvel winner, Redwire!
Honorable Mention: Alarm Tech Central Service. This company achieved CSAA Five Diamond certification in 2009. Since then, the company has proudly touted its certification on its website, through social media, such as Facebook, and throughout its offices. The CSAA Five Diamond logo is one of the first things a visitor to the company’s website sees, prospective employees are shown and made aware of the certification’s significance, and it has been leveraged to strengthen relations with the firm’s insurance carrier. Congratulations to Honorable Mention Alarm Tech Central Service!