November 17, 2020
NXTCOMM Wins IABC Atlanta Golden Flame Award for Company’s 2020 Media Launch
NXTCOMM Wins Gold from IABC Atlanta for Powerful PR Launch Campaign
Connectivity Innovator Reaches Key Media, Analysts despite COVID-19 Pandemic Dominating News
ATLANTA – November 17, 2020 – NXT Communications Corporation (NXTCOMM) announced today that the company received a 2020 Golden Flame Award from the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Atlanta Chapter for the firm’s successful media launch in summer 2020.
The company’s PR campaign, “Meet NXTCOMM: Transforming Mobile Connectivity,” included social media/blog engagement, analyst relations and a tight rollout of four releases in late June and early July 2020:
• NXTCOMM’s R&D collaboration with Georgia Tech Research Institute
• The appointment of an industry veteran as CTO
• Completed design of first flat panel antenna
• Opening of an antenna production facility in Cherokee County
NXTCOMM’s PR team, in spite of COVID-19-related news dominating headlines, secured more than a dozen stories in major aviation and satellite publications, including: Aviation Today, Runway Girl Network, Microwave Journal, Simple Flying, SatNews and Satellite Evolution Group, as well as coverage in eight Atlanta media outlets and a story in Motor Trend Magazine’s Technologue column.
“The PR launch effort was phenomenal in helping NXTCOMM tell the market that we have a new antenna and vision for connectivity that will unlock the promise of global broadband. Now we’ve got everybody wanting to talk to us across the mobility sector,” says Dave Horton, Co-founder and CEO, NXTCOMM.
“It was exciting to see NXTCOMM’s story come to life in 2020 as a positive company and technology story in a very challenging news year,” added Anne Wainscott-Sargent, NXTCOMM’s PR and marketing communications senior advisor. “We couldn’t have executed on our media plan without the vision and engagement of NXTCOMM’s leadership and the diligent efforts of our talented PR and marketing team.”
NXTCOMM congratulates all the 2020 Golden Flame winners, who are listed on IABC Atlanta’s Awards web page.
About NXT Communications Corporation (NXTCOMM)
NXTCOMM empowers connectivity in today’s mobile world. Led by satellite veterans who understand the technology and market dynamics, NXTCOMM is developing highly efficient antenna technology and a better implementation model to deliver breakthrough mobile, high-speed connectivity solutions for the satellite and mobility marketplace.
About IABC Atlanta
IABC Atlanta is a local chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators. We represent approximately 300 professional communicators in the metropolitan Atlanta area and reach over a thousand unique marketing, PR, and communications professionals each month through our meetings, social channels, and digital broadcasts. Learn more at https://atlanta.iabc.com/.