Luminis Group: Wins two prestigious Gold MarCom Awards

Rod Hise
The Luminis Group, Ltd.
For Immediate Release

MADISON, Wis., Nov. 19, 2012 – The Luminis Group, Ltd., a strategic marketing and communications consultancy based in Madison, today announced it was a double Gold Award winner in the 2012 MarCom Awards. The company won the awards for its work on the 2011 Exact Sciences Corp. annual report, titled “Faces of Hope,” in the categories of annual report/corporation and writing/annual report.

The report features the stories of two colorectal cancer patients, a colorectal cancer survivor and a gastroenterologist—the faces of hope—as it explains the impact of the disease and the potential of the company’s non-invasive colorectal cancer screening test to positively affect public health.

The annual international awards competition recognizes outstanding creative achievement by marketing and communications professionals. It is administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals. The association oversees awards and recognition programs, provides judges and sets standards of excellence. Judges are industry professionals who look for companies and individuals whose talent exceeds a high standard of excellence and whose work serves as a benchmark for the industry.

“We are pleased and humbled to be recognized for our work for Exact Sciences,” said Rod Hise, president of the Luminis Group, Ltd. “Exact is a terrific company with a great story and we are grateful for the opportunity to help them tell it. We share these Gold MarCom Awards with our talented project partners.”

The project team also included Grapeshoot brand development & marketing, commercial photographer Shawn Harper and Cara Tucker of Exact Sciences Corp.