OHNS Communications Director Receives Awards for Annual Report Design

The Department of Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery is pleased to announce that its Director of Communications has received multiple awards for the overall design and layout of the 2013 Annual Report.

OHNS Communications Director Receives Awards for Annual Report Design click to enlarge Nicolette DeGroot, OHNS Communications Director
OHNS Communications Director Receives Awards for Annual Report Design click to enlarge Thumbnail of 2013 OHNS Annual Report

OHNS Director of Communications, Nicolette "Niki" DeGroot entered the publication into multiple competitive graphic design competitions. The months-long production of the publication includes graphic design, layout, event photography, and copywriting done primarily by DeGroot.

The book covers many topics generated by the department including science breakthroughs, updates on the faculty, fellow and residents, and its ongoing humanitarian outreach. The 2013 edition is over 150 pages, and the front cover features the image of the deaf three-year-old boy Grayson Clamp as he hears for the first time.

Niki won four awards, including the prestigious 2014 Silver Award of Distinction Communicator Award. The other awards and their details include:

Niki can be reached at ndegroot@med.unc.edu or info@designbydegroot.com