Padilla Earns Seven Region 3 Best of NAMA Awards


The National Agri-Marketing Association (NAMA) recognized Padilla with seven awards at the 2022 Region 3 Best of NAMA awards ceremony in Des Moines, Iowa.

NAMA is the agriculture industry’s largest professional development organization and awards are highly coveted by clients and agencies alike. Padilla received awards from NAMA for its client work in the following Agricultural Audiences categories:

First Place: Radio – Single

First Place: Billboards or other outdoor ads

  • Your Orchard Trees Need Social Distance
    • Padilla with Pacific Gas and Electric


First Place: Advertising on the Web – directed to farmers, ranchers, growers and all others serving agriculture

  • Navigating The Changing Food Production Landscape Globally
    • Padilla with Cargill

Public Relations

First Place: Public Affairs/Issues Management program

  • Communicating the Complexities of Methane Mitigation in Ruminant Livestock
    • Padilla with Cargill

First Place: Audio/Video Feature or Testimonial

Merit: Media Relations

  • Building Trust Through Industry Experts
    • Padilla with Rabo AgriFinance

Merit: Company Publications – Annual Reports

View the complete list of the 2021 Region 3 Best of NAMA award winners at

About Padilla
Padilla is an independently operated, globally resourced public relations and communication company with offices across the United States. The agency builds, grows and protects brands and reputations worldwide by creating purposeful connections with the people who matter most through public relations, advertising, digital and social marketing, investor relations and brand strategy. Padilla includes the brand consultancy of Joe Smith, the food and nutrition experts at FoodMinds, and the research authorities at SMS Research Advisors. Clients include 3M, Avocados From Mexico, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, Cargill Animal Nutrition, Dole Food Company, Mayo Clinic, Prosciutto di Parma, Rockwell Automation, Sanofi Pasteur and the U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council. Padilla is an AVENIR GLOBAL company and is a founding member of the Worldcom Public Relations Group, a partnership of 132 independently owned partner offices in 115 cities on six continents. Connect with purpose at

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