Wyndham Vacation Rentals associate wins 8 ADDY Awards

Special to The Log
Robyn Patterson

Wyndham Vacation Rentals recently announced that associate Robyn Patterson was recognized with eight prestigious ADDY Awards for her work on several print campaigns. Patterson received one Gold and seven Silver awards at the 22nd Annual American Advertising Federation Emerald Coast chapter ADDY Awards Gala.

Patterson was awarded a Gold ADDY in the category of sales promotion for ResortQuest Real Estate Destin Buyer’s Guide. The additional awards include Silver ADDY Awards for the following company-produced publications: Destin Pointe Living, 2014 Beach Dreams Vacation Guide and the Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Vacation Guide. Patterson also received Silver ADDY Awards for ads placed in Emerald Coast Angler Magazine and Tallahassee Magazine. Additionally, she received Silver ADDY Awards for a Florida Tourism Day T-Shirt illustration in the category of Elements of Advertising and the TOPS’l Beach & Racquet Resort Check-in Packet in the category of collateral material.

The ADDY Awards honor advertising excellence across multiple media platforms including print, broadcast, and non-traditional channels by recognizing companies and individuals for their achievements and creativity through the chapter’s local competition. Winners of the ADDY Awards will be eligible to compete in the second level of the three-tiered ADDY Awards competition, which includes district then national ADDY awards, presented annually in June by the national AAF organization.

“We’re exceptionally proud of Robyn and thrilled with the creativity and talent she brings to the table,” said Lino Maldonado, vice president of operations, Wyndham Vacation Rentals, Gulf Region. “Robyn has had a role in the creation of every piece of local marketing collateral with our name on it. We’re proud of what she has accomplished and honored that she is a part of our company. We have an artist on our hands and this is reinforced by the local AAF chapter selecting Robyn’s work as some of the best in the area.”

Patterson is a graphics manager for Wyndham Vacation Rentals and ResortQuest Real Estate. She has received 36 ADDYs over her eight-year tenure with the company.