DENVER– May 3, 2010 Qwest Communications (NYSE: Q) today announced it has received four 2010 Gold Key Awards from the Colorado Chapter of the Business Marketing Association. Qwest won gold for its Kinetic TV spot and Voice of the Customer campaign and won silver for its Puzzle and Idiom print marketing campaigns.


  • The Gold Key Awards is recognized as Colorado’s most prestigious competition dedicated solely to business-to-business marketing communications and this year’s program included 130 entries in 38 categories.
  • Entries were reviewed by a panel of six independent judges from across the country representing agency and corporate marketing professionals. 
  • The recognition took place at the annual Gold Key Awards banquet Friday, April 30, 2010, at the historic Sherman Street Event Center. 

Marilee Yorchak, CAE executive director, Colorado Business Marketing Association
“The BMA Board of Directors extends our congratulations to the winners of this year’s awards program. It is a fiercely competitive program that truly recognizes the very best in business-to-business marketing for 2010. With our emphasis on results and the quality of entries, the BMA Gold Key Awards are one of the most coveted by marketers in Colorado.”

Cindy Humphrey, vice president, business marketing, Qwest Business Markets Group

About the Business Marketing Association

The Business Marketing Association (BMA) is a national organization that unites professionals who specialize in business-to-business marketing and communications. The Colorado Chapter has more than 370 members and has been named “Chapter of the Year” thirteen of the past fifteen years. Last year marked 60 years of excellence for the chapter. The BMA Gold Key Awards is Colorado’s most prestigious competition dedicated solely to business-to-business marketing. For more information, visit