USACE Galveston District wins 2012 Hermes Creative Award

Published May 10, 2012

GALVESTON, Texas (May 10, 2012) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District Public Affairs Office was recognized with a Gold Award from the Hermes Creative Awards competition for its USACE Galveston District brochure.

“This brochure is an excellent communications tool that helps us inform the public about our mission and valued partnerships,” said Col. Christopher W. Sallese, USACE Galveston District commander. “The publication outlines the district’s responsibilities of providing vital public engineering services in peace and war to strengthen the nation’s security, energize the economy and reduce risks from disasters.”

The Hermes Creative Awards, managed by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals, is an international competition for creative professionals involved in the concept, writing and design of traditional and emerging media.

The 12-page brochure was created in-house by the Public Affairs Office team and can be viewed electronically here.

To learn more about the competition, visit For more news and information, visit Find us on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter,

Release no. 12-022

News Releases by Month