ElectriCities Recognized for Design Excellence by LogoLounge


ElectriCities wins award for outstanding design from LogoLounge

RALEIGH (August 17, 2020): ElectriCities of North Carolina has been recognized for graphic design excellence by LogoLouge for a piece that celebrates public power.

ElectriCities’ winning submission was selected out of a pool of over 43,000 entries from 61 countries. Ultimately, just 731 other designers and 3,000 logos were selected for inclusion in Book 12 by a panel of international judges of experts in graphic design. The winning design can be viewed below.

“I’m so proud of our team for promoting the value that public power brings to North Carolina communities,” said Shane Poteete, Manager of Brand + Creative Strategy for ElectriCities. “We work hard to clearly and creatively communicate the value of public power, and this recognition is a testament to that hard work paying off.”



About ElectriCities of North Carolina

ElectriCities is the energy behind public power. For more than 50 years, ElectriCities has helped North Carolina public power communities provide safe, reliable, and affordable power to their customers. ElectriCities serves more than 1.2 million people in North Carolina public power communities, including 32 members of the N.C. Eastern Municipal Agency (NCEMPA) and 19 members of N.C. Municipal Power Agency #1 (NCMPA1). Learn more at www.electricities.com.


About LogoLounge

Everyday designers are inspired and inspire others through LogoLounge. As a result, they also get to showcase top identity design from around the world through the LogoLounge book series, where a preeminent panel of jurors select logos to represent the best of the best. Books of the best designs are produced about every one-and-a-half years and are available for download or purchase on Amazon. Learn more at https://www.logolounge.com/book12winners


Media Contact

Elizabeth Kadick

Senior Public Affairs Specialist


About ElectriCities of North Carolina

ElectriCities of North Carolina, Inc., is the membership organization that provides power supply and related critical services to over 90 community-owned electric systems in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia—collectively known as public power. ElectriCities manages the power supply for two power agencies in North Carolina and provides technical services to assist members in operating their electric distribution systems. ElectriCities also helps these locally owned and operated public power providers thrive today and in the future by delivering innovative services, including legislative, technical, communications, and economic development expertise.

Visit www.electricities.com to learn more about the benefits of public power and how ElectriCities helps communities keep the lights on through access to safe, reliable, and affordable energy.

Media contact
Deb Clark
Supervisor, External Communications, ElectriCities

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