HAYS COUNTY — The Hays County Democratic Party has been awarded seven of the coveted Pollie Awards from the American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC), which is the industry’s highest honor bestowed upon political consultants at the national and international levels.
The Hays County Democratic Party won Gold, Silver and Bronze Pollie Awards and four First Place Regional Pollies. The awards honored the Democrats’ Hays Democratic News, newspaper insert and mailer, website, trifold candidate brochure and social media digital ads. There were more entries submitted this year than ever before.
“There is no higher honor than to be recognized for our work by our peers,” said Hays County Democratic Party Chair John Hatch in a news release. “This work was the collaboration of so many people working together to turn Hays County blue. I’m so happy their efforts are being applauded by such a great organization as the AAPC.”
“The 2022 campaign cycle continued to challenge traditional outreach and encourage new strategies and tactics. The firms honored with Pollie Awards this year advanced efforts and challenged the status quo. AAPC offers a very enthusiastic congratulations for their wins,” said Becki Donateli, AAPC President.
The AAPC announced this year’s winners during the 2023 Pollie Awards and Conference in Palm Springs, California, on April 19.
The Hays County Democratic Party submitted entries as The Little Engine that DID and won in seven categories:
The Hays County Democratic Party credited the following individuals for their dedication and efforts.