Crawford & Company : Crawford's 2012 Online Annual Report Wins Gold at the International ARC Awards
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Press Release Crawford's 2012 Online Annual Report Wins Gold at the International ARC Awards
ATLANTA (October 8, 2013) - Crawford & Company announced today that its 2012 Online Annual Report was honored with a Gold Award at the 2013 International Annual Report Competition (ARC) Awards. The report, entitled Leaner, Faster, Smarter, was designed by communications design firm Curran & Connors and received the prize in the Interactive Annual Report category under the Insurance: Property & Casualty classification.
Crawford's 2012 Online Annual Report features nine vignettes illustrating Crawford technological innovations debuted in 2012, animated financial graphics depicting the year's results and an embedded video from Crawford President and Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Bowman as part of the shareholder letter. "Receiving the Gold ARC Award is a strong testament to and recognition of the Company's commitment to responsible and innovative reporting to its shareholders, clients and employees," said Bowman.
Established in 1987 by the independent awards organization MerComm, Inc., the ARC Awards is a highly-esteemed global competition honoring outstanding achievement in annual reports, judging entries based on the values of creativity, clarity, effectiveness and innovation. Each year, a number of companies and individuals that are involved in the process of producing annual reports enter and compete for Honors, Silver, Gold and Grand Award titles, including publicly- and privately-held companies, government agencies and nonprofit organizations. A jury of international leaders in the fields of investor relations, writing, design and photography holds preliminary evaluations, while final judging is made by presidents, CEOs and other senior executives of corporations, agencies and design firms. This year, the ARC Awards received a record-breaking 2,260 entries from 34 countries.
Based in Atlanta, Ga., Crawford & Company (www.crawfordandcompany.com) is the world's largest independent provider of claims management solutions to the risk management and insurance industry as well as self-insured entities, with an expansive global network serving clients in more than 70 countries. The Crawford System of Claims Solutions® offers comprehensive, integrated claims services, business process outsourcing and consulting services for major product lines including property and casualty claims management, workers compensation claims and medical management, and legal settlement administration. The Company's shares are traded on the NYSE under the symbols CRDA and CRDB.
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