And Take Names, Inc. Wins Worldwide Summit Awards

Houston, June 2011— Two associates of And Take Names, Inc., provider of professional outsourced project services to businesses, won honors in the 2010-2011 Society for Technical Communication’s (STC) International Summit Awards. The annual Summit Awards are the culmination of STC competitions around the United States and the world. Writers and collaborators can only enter the competition if their work won highest honors at local and regional STC competitions.   

The newly reorganized competition distributed awards among four categories: Informational Materials, Instructional Materials, Promotional Materials, and User Support Materials. After receiving 117 entries this year, STC was proud to present over 70 Distinguished, Excellence, and Merit awards. The esteemed judging teams determined winning entries according to six factors: purpose, information design, usability, media, writing, and overall impression. 

“It is an honor to be recognized by the Society for Technical Communication at such a competitive level,” said And Take Names founder and president, Dee Pipes. “It is always rewarding to see the work of our talented associates praised by such a committed organization. We wish these talented individuals continued success in the future.”

The International Summit honored And Take Names associates in two categories:

  • In the Informational Materials category, the Summit recognized writer Patti McQueen for her work   on HP ProLiant SL6000 Scalable System Technology. This document received an Award of Distinction at the 2010-2011 STC Winter Bash, sponsored by the STC Houston Chapter.
  • In the User Support Materials category, writer Randy Hoch received honors for his work on HP ProLiant Servers G7 Demonstration Tool for Presales. He received an Award of Distinction at the STC Winter Bash as well.

STC is an individual membership organization dedicated to advancing the arts and sciences of technical communication. The group provides ongoing learning and networking to professionals, including technical writers, editors, content developers, academics, web designers and developers.

About And Take Names, Inc.

And Take Names provides to emerging and established companies outsource services ranging from management expertise and project-based support to marketing communications and branding.

For more information contact And Take Names, Inc. at 713-626-2864 or visit them online at or email them at .

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