AUTM Takes Gold & Bronze at AM&P EXCEL Awards

AUTM Takes Gold & Bronze at AM&P EXCEL Awards

WASHINGTON, DC, June 27, 2023 — The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) is proud to unveil the winners of the 43rd Annual AM&P Network EXCEL Awards.

The EXCEL Awards, now in their 43rd year, remain the largest and most prestigious program recognizing excellence and leadership in association media, publishing, marketing, and communication. This year 211 awards were presented across 74 categories, highlighting the outstanding achievements in the industry.

Among the impressive roster of winners were notable organizations such as AARP, American Geophysical Union (AGU), GRAPHEK, Healthcare Financial Management Association and Masons of California. These companies emerged as leaders, earning numerous accolades in their respective categories.

“We were thrilled to celebrate the prestigious EXCEL Awards this year,” said SIIA President Chris Mohr. “The resounding applause in recognition of the ‘best of the best’ was a testament to the exceptional work being done in our industry. Congratulations to all of this year’s winners! Their remarkable achievements showcase the innovation and dedication driving our association media, publishing, marketing, and communication forward.”

In addition to the gold, silver, and bronze winners, the AM&P Network presented a special honor known as the EXTRA! Award, recognizing the most outstanding entry across all categories. This year, the EXTRA! Award was presented to the Healthcare Financial Management Association for their Voices in Healthcare Finance podcast, examining a critical topic for healthcare finance professionals, especially those who are patient-facing and make a daily direct impact on the patient-consumer experience. This exceptional production by HFMA contributed to the “Diversity and Inclusion” category.

“We firmly believe that embracing diverse viewpoints leads to the best outcomes. SIIA is dedicated to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion, and we commend the Healthcare Financial Management Association for their outstanding work in promoting these values,” said Mohr.

In addition to honoring outstanding editorial and design achievements, SIIA recognized Ellen Kim, Founder & Creative Director of GRAPHEK, with the esteemed Mitch Mohanna Achievement Award. This award pays tribute to an industry service provider who has demonstrated unwavering commitment and exceptional service to the association media and publishing industry.

To view the complete list of winners, please visit: Award-winning entries will also be featured in the upcoming September/October issue of Signature, the AM&P Network magazine.

About SIIA
SIIA is the only professional organization connecting more than 500 data, financial information, education technology, specialized content and publishing companies. Our diverse members provide the critical data, content, and information that drives the global economy, informs financial networks, connects learners and educators, and drives innovation. Learn more at

About AUTM
AUTM is the non-profit leader in efforts to educate, promote and inspire professionals to support the development of academic research that changes the world and drives innovation forward. Our community is comprised of more than 3,000 Members who work in more than 800 universities, research centers, hospitals, businesses and government organizations around the globe.