The Port of Brownsville was recognized in October with a 2019 Gold dotCOMM Award for design and content of its website portofbrownsville.com.
dotCOMM Awards is an international competition honoring excellence in web creativity and digital communication. It spotlights creatives in the dynamic web, transforming the marketing and communication of products and services.
The port’s website’s honors come in the category for government entities. The site, redesigned in 2017, features a cleaner and more visually impactful design. It also provides visitors greater detail and information about the port. It features enhanced content for marketing, media relations and public information. Furthermore, the site includes information about the Brownsville Navigation District Board of Commissioners, meeting agendas and minutes, as well as important contact information.
The Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals administers and judges the dotCOMM Awards. The association consists of several thousand production, marketing, communication, advertising, public relations, and freelance professionals.