The McNeill Communications Group has been named as a recipient of the first annual TharpeRobbins Award of Excellence for Vendor Partnership. As a leader in the managed recognition and rewards industry, TharpeRobbins is passionate about bestowing recognition whenever it is deserved. So, it created these awards for its extended family of vendor partners.
“We believe that TharpeRobbins is a true leader in the employee recognition and reward industry and are honored to be recognized as one of the first Award of Excellence recipients,” says Karen McNeill, president and CEO of McNeill Communications Group. “As a true partner to TharpeRobbins, we will continually strive to be worthy of this award.”
For more than 20 years, McNeill Communications Group has been providing the full range of strategic communications counsel, including public relations, crisis communications, media training, marketing and branding services to a wide range of organizations.
“As a recognition company, we live, breathe and are passionate about honoring those who are exemplary,” says Brett Tharpe, TharpeRobbins’ CEO. “Recognition is about engaging others. Acknowledging the teamwork of superb vendor partners like McNeill Communications Group, who make our business possible, is a great way to do that.”
Only eight vendors out of hundreds have been named as recipients of the first annual awards in honor of the flawless service and quality that has helped TharpeRobbins become the industry leader that it is today. The company plans to make the awards an annual recognition of its world class vendor partners.
The privately-held TharpeRobbins was created through the February 2007 merger of The Robbins Company, founded in 1892, and The Tharpe Company Inc., founded in 1981. Customized programs include products ranging from personalized jewelry to fine art, electronics, sports equipment and outdoor merchandise. The company also offers rewards through local and national services, entertainment and recreation.
The company headquarters are located on a 25-acre campus in Statesville, N.C. and include an extensive showroom and state-of-the-art distribution facility. The Attleboro, Mass., operations include creative services, software development and jewelry manufacturing. The company is ISO certified.
The McNeill Communications Group, Inc. (mcneillcommunications.com) is a leading strategic communications, public relations and marketing agency providing public relations counsel, crisis communications, media training, media relations, branding and graphic design services to a wide range of organizations. Clients include leaders in the home furnishings, telecommunications, education and non-profit organizations.