Texas Cooperatives Shine in Spotlight on Excellence

June 1, 2012

The Texas Electric Cooperatives Communications Department and seven Texas electric co-ops were honored for winning a total of 33 Spotlight on Excellence Awards during a celebration May 17, 2012, at the 2012 CONNECT Conference in New Orleans, presented by the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association.

TEC won in seven categories, including awards of excellence for its monthly magazine, Texas Co-op Power, and the TEC Report, an industry newsletter.

For the past 24 years, co-ops from across the country have competed in the Spotlight on Excellence Awards program, hosted by the Council of Rural Electric Communicators and the NRECA. Through the program, co-ops vie for recognition in 19 communications categories, including writing, advertising, design, photography, video and overall publications.