Farnam Wins at the 2016 American Horse Publications Equine Media Awards

February 19, 2016
Recognition from your peers is the greatest compliment. At the just-concluded American Horse Publications 2016 Conference, “May the Horse Be with You,” held in Orlando, Florida, Farnam Companies, Inc. was honored with six awards in multiple equine media categories.
The annual contest has been held since 1974 and is open to members of American Horse Publications (AHP), a professional association that promotes excellence in equine media and improved communication and understanding within the world of equine publishing.

These awards honor excellence in equine media and encompass both the publishing media division and the business division. This year’s competition included 770 total entries from 98 members. Entries were reviewed and critiqued by 28 professional judges.

At the Equine Media Awards presentation on June 18, Farnam received four first-place awards, one second and one third.

Out of 22 entries in the Business Equine-Related Single Print Advertisement category, Farnam took home first-place honors with 
“Horseshoer’s Secret — Built Strong from the Ground Up.” 

In the same highly competitive category, “Strong Bonds Are Built with Great Care” placed third. 

The “Horseshoer’s Secret Campaign” also captured first place in the Business Equine-Related Brand Multimedia Ad Campaign category. 

In the category of Business Brand Equine-Related Blog, Farnam’s 
“Stable Talk” won first place. 

First place out of nine entries in the Business Brand Equine-Related Custom Publication category went to Farnam’s “Ultimate Horse Care Guide 2015.’

In the category of Business Equine-Related eNewsletter, Farnam received second place with “Life with Horses.’
“It was truly an honor to be recognized at the national level in a group that included such high-caliber entries from so many different members,” says Mark Chenoweth, General Manager, Farnam Companies, Inc. “As this year marks Farnam’s 70th anniversary, it is especially rewarding to receive this recognition. When 2016 began, we said we wanted to celebrate this special anniversary all year long, and I can’t think of a better way to do it.”

Founded in 1946, Farnam Companies, Inc. has grown to become one of the most widely recognized names in the animal health products industry. Over the past seven decades, the company has become one of the largest marketers of equine products in the country. No one knows horses better than Farnam. That’s why no one offers a more complete selection of horse care products. Farnam Horse Products serve both the pleasure horse and the performance horse markets with products for fly control, deworming, hoof and leg care, grooming, wound treatment and leather care, plus nutritional supplements.

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