Douglas Marketing Group announces industry awards

Douglas Marketing Group (DMG), an international marketing and PR firm with a 25-year history of award-winning creative initiatives, announces recent awards received for client websites.

DMG’s website for Detroit-based Ideal Shield, a member company of the Ideal Group, a manufacturer of various facility maintenance products, received the Hermes Creative Gold award from the Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals. Overall, the competition received more than 6,000 entries from around the world. The website can be viewed at

DMG received a Silver 2016 Summit Creative Award for Consumer Image Website for its work with the spirits maker, Wolfhead Distillery, which is about an hour across the water from Detroit and the first new distillery to open in the Southern Ontario region since Prohibition. The website can be viewed at

About Douglas Marketing Group
Celebrating a quarter century of providing art- and technology-infused, relationship-based marketing solutions, Douglas Marketing Group (DMG) is the visionary behind the marketing brand management software and visual roadmap, DMG Big Picture Landscape® and its companion software, ROIAlly™, the strategic marketing return on investment budget tracker. With offices in Detroit and Windsor and Niagara, Ontario, the full service marketing and public relations firm offers international reach and local appeal.

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American Society of Employers (ASE) announces new website

Livonia, Mich. —April 13, 2016 — The American Society of Employers (ASE), one of the nation’s oldest and largest employer associations, announces its new website is now live and can be viewed at The announcement was made by Mary E. Corrado, CEO of ASE.

“ASE continues to build its membership and service offerings to provide a full suite of HR programs, products and guidance to Michigan employers,” Corrado said. “Our new website has a modern design and is easy to navigate, helping members and website visitors find timely information quickly. It is very reflective of our 114-year-old organization – keeping pace with the ever changing landscape of Human Resources and employer/employee relations and the laws and societal trends that shape them.”

The website features an easy-to-find and navigate dashboard, where members can access all their member-exclusive benchmark data, research portals, and membership information.

Included on the website are targeted ASE service areas, including:
• Conferences/Events
• Handbook Development
• Talent Acquisition
• Talent Development
• Compensation Consulting
• Background Screening
• Affirmative Action Plans

The website was designed by ASE member, Awecomm Technologies.

About the American Society of Employers (ASE) – a Centennial Organization
The American Society of Employers (ASE) is a not-for-profit trade association providing people-management information and services to Michigan employers. Since 1902, member organizations have relied on ASE to be their single, cost-effective source for information and support, helping to grow their bottom line by enhancing the effectiveness of their people. Learn more about ASE at