MACS ACTION™ magazine has been honored with five medals for editorial excellence by the International Automotive Media Competition. The IAMC program recognizes and encourages excellence in all forms of automotive media from works published, aired, or broadcast in 2014.
The MACS ACTION™ magazine works honored include; a bronze medal for the column, A rare find in the woods, by MACS manager of service training, Steve Schaeber in the January/February 2014 issue. A silver medal for the column, Raising the bar, by MACS chairman and CEO, Andy Fiffick from the March 2014 issue. ACTION™ columnist Keith Leonard, Esq. was honored with a gold medal for his April 2014 column, Classic cars. A silver medal was presented for his column, Unlock the mystery, to MACS president and COO, Elvis L. Hoffpauir. ACTION™ contributor and automotive trainer Becky Witt owner of George Witt Service in Lincoln, NE was honored with a silver medal for her feature, Selling the right things from the May 2014 issue of ACTION™.
These awards were announced Sunday, July 26, 2015 during a morning ceremony at the Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s in Plymouth, MI.
“We are very pleased to have MACS ACTION™ magazine recognized by the judges of IAMC. All of our writers and contributors put in a lot of time to provide our readers with the best content possible in our efforts to chronicle the total vehicle climate and thermal management industry,” remarked Elvis L. Hoffpauir, MACS president and chief operating officer.
MACS publications have been honored 78 times since 2001 for editorial excellence.
Since 1981, the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide has been the advocate for service and repair owners, distributors, manufacturers and educators making their living in the total vehicle climate and thermal management industry. MACS Worldwide empowers members to grow their businesses and delivers tangible member benefits through industry advocacy with government regulators and by providing accurate, unbiased training information, training products, training curriculum and money-saving affinity member services. MACS has assisted more than 1 million technicians to comply with the 1990 Clean Air Act requirements for certification in refrigerant recovery and recycling to protect the environment. To learn more about MACS Worldwide visit our website at www.macsw.org. MACS 2016 Training Event and Trade Show, Mobile A/C: The Next Generation will take place February 11-13 at the Caribe Royale All Suite Hotel and Convention Center in Orlando, FL.