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LKCS Wins Esteemed Design Awards

By on May 30th, 2013 in News

LKCS, a full service financial marketing agency, recently received two Communicator Awards from the International Academy of the Visual Arts. The awards recognized design excellence for projects LKCS produced for Eureka Savings Bank and Premier Credit Union.

Communicator AwardsLKCS was recently presented with two Communicator Awards, an industry leading design award given by the International Academy of the Visual Arts (IAVA), for their efforts in print design and marketing.

LKCS is the leader in providing end-to-end marketing, graphic design, commercial printing, direct mail, web development, and statement processing services to financial institutions. Through their suite of online and offline solutions, the company is able to meet the unique needs of its clients.

Design projects for two clients, Eureka Savings Bank (LaSalle, IL) and Premier Credit Union (Palatine, IL), were among those to be acknowledged at this year’s Communicator Awards event. Eureka Savings Bank’s 2012 Annual Report, a double-folded publication outlining pertinent bank information for its customers, was recognized. In a separate category, Premier Credit Union’s Winter 2012 “Common Sense” newsletter, a four-page issue highlighting clever ways members can save in the coming year was also recognized. LKCS was prized with an “Award of Distinction” for each of these projects.

The Communicator Awards is the leading international awards program honoring creative excellence for communication professionals. Founded over a decade ago, it is an annual competition honoring the best in advertising.

“We are extremely proud to share these awards with our clients, Eureka Savings Bank and Premier Credit Union,” says Sid Haas, Vice President of Business Development at LKCS. “I am very happy that our team has been honored by such a reputable organization. These awards acknowledge the hard work, consistent dedication, and talent of our design and marketing teams, as well as our company as a whole.”

This year’s Communicator Awards received thousands of entries from companies and agencies of all sizes, making it one of the largest competition of its kind in the world.

“We are both excited and amazed by the quality of work received for the 19th Annual Communicator Awards. This year’s class of entries is a true reflection of the progressive and innovative nature of marketing and communications,” noted Linda Day, executive director of the International Academy of the Visual Arts.  She added, “On behalf of the entire Academy I want to applaud this year’s Communicator Awards entrants and winners for their dedication to perfecting their craft as they continue to push the envelope of creativity.”

A list of all the winners can be seen at