06 August 2013
For Immediate Release
Hilton Head Island, SC - - Professional Tennis Registry (PTR) announced that Peggy Edwards, Director of Communications and Editor of TennisPro Magazine, was presented with two 2013 APEX Awards (Awards for Publishing Excellence) for writing. TennisPro is the official publication of PTR tennis teachers and coaches.
This is the 25th Annual APEX Awards, a competition for writers, editors, publications staff and business and nonprofit communicators. The selection of the 2013 APEX award recipients was based on excellence in graphic design, editorial content and the success of the entry in achieving overall communications effectiveness and excellence.
APEX awards presented to Edwards are for Magazine & Journal Writing and for Sports Writing in the May/June 2012 and September/October 2012 issues of TennisPro respectively.
Edwards said, “It’s an honor to be recognized, but these awards wouldn’t be possible without the generosity of those professionals who are willing to share their knowledge with our readers around the world.”
“PTR feels strongly about providing our members with the very best educational materials, including TennisPro,” said Dan Santorum, PTR CEO. “These awards for writing affirm that we are providing our members with information of the highest caliber.”
PTR is the largest global organization of tennis teaching professionals with more than 14,600 members in 117 countries. It has the greatest percentage of multicultural and women members of any such organization. PTR is dedicated to educating, certifying and servicing tennis teachers and coaches around the world in order to grow the game.