Preston Development Company was awarded a Gold Award for Chatham Park from the MarCom Awards, an international creative competition that recognizes outstanding achievement by marketing and communication professionals. Entries come from corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, private equity firms, design shops, production companies and freelancers. The competition has grown to perhaps the largest of its kind in the world; the winners range in size from individual communicators to media conglomerates and Fortune 500 companies. The competition is so well respected in the industry that national public relations organizations, local ad clubs, and local business communicator chapters are entrants.
Chatham Park is Preston Development Company’s live-work-play community of the future. The company has assembled a team of the country’s most talented land planners to develop this tract of over 7,000 scenic acres adjacent to Jordan Lake and the town of Pittsboro, NC. View the Chatham Park video on www.prestondev.com.
Preston Development Company also won an Aurora Award for their Beaufort East Village video. The Aurora Awards is an international competition that for 16 years has recognized excellence in the independent film and video industry all over the world. This competition is designed to recognize excellence in the film and video industries, specifically targeting products, programs, and commercials that would not otherwise have the opportunity to compete on a national level, by focusing on non-national commercials, regional or special interest entertainment and corporate sponsored film and video. It is judged by professional peers and past winners from around the globe, with winners cited for creativity, message effectiveness, and technical quality.
Beaufort East Village is a 300 acre residential community by Preston Development Company in historic Beaufort, NC. Homes in the community will depict Beaufort’s past through their structural design, porches, and architectural details. View the Beaufort East Village video on www.prestondev.com.
In addition to the MarCom and Aurora Awards, Preston Development Company won Videographer Awards for both the Chatham Park and Beaufort East Village videos. Administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP), the Videographer Awards is an international competition designed to recognize excellence in video productions, TV commercials/
“We are very proud of these awards, just as we are very proud of these projects,” says Preston Development Company Executive Vice President Vanessa Jenkins. “We invite the public to view these videos on our website, www.prestondev.com, and to learn more about our work in these areas.”
Cary-based Preston Development Company is recognized as one of the premier development teams in the nation. Founders Tim Smith and Julian “Bubba” Rawl, along with financial partners Dr. Jim Goodnight and Dr. John Sall of S.A.S., the largest privately held software company in the world, have established a reputation for planning and producing only the highest quality development projects. Over the past 30 years, Preston Development has brought to life communities, country clubs, commercial retail such as The Arboretum and Preston Walk, office buildings, and over 10,000 homes. Preston Development is known locally for upscale residential communities such as Preston and the Prestonwood Country Club, Cameron Pond (twice recognized as the North Carolina Community of the Year), Camden Forest, MacGregor West, Wessex, Weston Estates, Landfall and many others. Preston Development has earned a reputation of being synonymous with excellence in Triangle residential development.
To learn more, call 919-481-3000 or visit www.prestondev.com.