2013 Awards

October 2013

Grand Prize AdWheel Award

  • American Public Transportation Association (APTA)
  • Next Generation of Riders - Overall Campaign

1st Place AdWheel Award

  • APTA
  • New Mexico Rail Runner Express Facebook Page

1st Place AdWheel Award

  • APTA
  • Rio Metro Twitter - Using Twitter to keep passengers informed about train and bus delays

1st Place AdWheel Award

  • APTA
  • Rio Metro Regional Transit District Website

1st Place AdWheel Award

  • APTA
  • Next Generation of Riders Campaign
Grand Prize AdWheel Award - 2013

September 2013

2013 Grand Prize Spotlight Award

  • Southwest Transit Association (SWTA)
  • Overall Marketing - Awarded to one transit agency each year for outstanding marketing campaigns

1st Place Spotlight Award

  • SWTA
  • Next Generation of Riders Campaign

1st Place Hit the Spot Award

  • SWTA
  • Print Media - Rio Metro Advertising Brochure

1st Place Hit the Spot Award

  • SWTA
  • Social Media - Rio Metro Website

1st Place Hit the Spot Award

  • SWTA
  • Electronic Media - Next Generation of Riders Campaign

2nd Place Hit the Spot Award

  • SWTA
  • Electronic Media - Rio Metro Takes You Campaign
Rio Metro Spotlight Award - 2013

May 2013

1st Place Gold Award - Government Category

  • International Academy of Visual Arts (IAVA)
  • Website - Over 80,000 visitors per month

1st Place Gold Award - Transportation Category

  • IAVA
  • Website - Complete resource of information for transit users

2nd Place Silver Award - Social Responsibility Category

  • IAVA
  • Video - Next Generation Campaign TV Spot

2nd Place Silver Award - Corporate Image Category

  • IAVA
  • Video - Next Generation Campaign TV Spot
Communicator Award Trophies - 2013

2nd Place Silver Award - Government Relations Category

  • IAVA
  • Video - Next Generation Campaign TV Spot

2nd Place Silver Award - Videography/Cinematography Category

  • IAVA
  • Video - Rio Metro Takes You To Campaign TV Spot

2nd Place Silver Award - Green/Eco Friendly Category

  • IAVA
  • Integrated Campaign - Next Generation Campaign

2nd Place Silver Award - Billboard Category

  • IAVA
  • Print - A Faster Way To Santa Fe: Mixed media campaign promoting the new express train for the New Mexico Rail Runner