NAAMY Awards 2017

Congratulations to the museums that won NAAMY Awards at the 2017 Annual Conference for their 2016 programs, events and activities. This is a prestigious honor and their award represents a commitment to excellence and sets a standard within our field. Great job!

The annual NAAMY awards competition honors the work of nonprofit automotive transportation museums. The awards recognize industry leaders for achievement, professionalism and creativity. They are designed to further promote professionalism in automotive museum managerial, curatorial, educational and promotional work.

DIVISION I (institutions with an annual budget less than $300,000)

Events & Public Promotions

1st Place: Kansas City Automotive Museum, People’s Choice Car Show

2nd Place: BMW Car Club of America Foundation, The Vintage Open House

3rd Place: National Packard Museum, Museum Merrymaking

Films & Videos

3rd Place: Viet Automotive Foundation, Veit Video Programs

Interpretive Exhibits

1st Place: Seal Cove Auto Museum, Auto Wars: Then & Now

2nd Place: National Packard Museum, What’s In Your Barn (16th Ann. Antique Motorcycle Exhibit)

3rd Place: BMW Car Club of America Foundation, BMW Z3 Roadster

 

DIVISION II (institutions with an annual budget greater than $300,000)

Collateral Materials

3rd Place: Studebaker National Museum, Hoosier Made: World Driven

3rd Place: National Corvette Museum, National Corvette Museum and Corvette Assembly Plant / “Tourist” Brochure

Educational Programs

1st Place: Gilmore Car Museum, The Model T Driving School Experience

2nd Place: National Automobile Museum, Harrah Collection, History Symposium: The 1960s: Institution, Revolution, Evolution

2nd Place: World of Speed Motorsports Museum, World of Speed Education Programs

3rd Place: National Corvette Museum, ME-chanics

Events & Public Promotions

1st Place: National Corvette Museum, Corvette Cave-In: Exhibit Opening

1st Place: Owls Head Transportation Museum, New England Auto Auction™

2nd Place: Stahl’s Automotive Foundation, Hat Trick for Heroes Event for 2016

3rd Place: Owls Head Transportation Museum, Barnstormers Ball Fundraising Gala

Films & Videos

1st Place: Gilmore Car Museum, The Gilmore Car Museum: 50 Year Legacy

2nd Place: Owls Head Transportation Museum, Milestone 40: A Year at the Owls Head Transportation Museum

3rd Place: National Corvette Museum, Heritage Series: The One and Only 1983 Corvette

Interpretive Exhibits

1st Place: Owls Head Transportation Museum, WOMEN WHO DARE: Pioneering Women of Transportation

2nd Place: National Corvette Museum, Corvette Cave-In: The Skydome Sinkhole Experience

3rd Place: Gilmore Car Museum, The Golden Age of Sports Cars

Newsletters & Magazines

1st Place: Owls Head Transportation Museum, “Strut & Axle Magazine”

2nd Place: National Automobile Museum, Harrah Collection, “Precious Metal Magazine”

3rd Place: National Corvette Museum, “America’s Sports Car Magazine”

Web Designs

2nd Place: Studebaker National Museum, Studebaker National Museum Website

*Note: Entry into a category with three or fewer entries does not guarantee an award or an automatic first place, certain percentage levels based on judge’s combined scores must be reached. Ties are acceptable based on percentage level.

 

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