HURRICANE -- The Barnes Agency, a West Virginia-based, full-service advertising, marketing and public relations firm, has recently been recognized by the West Virginia Press Association as winner of both first and second place in the Best Agency category for ads designed in 2011 and placed in both The Times Record and Roane County Reporter on behalf of Roane General Hospital.
Both awards were in the Division 3 newspaper category. First place reflected an ad promoting Roane General Hospital's urgent care services, while the second place ad communicated a New Year's holiday message on behalf of the hospital.
The firm's president and CEO are Jeffrey M. Barnes. For more information about Barnes Agency or to view samples of its work, visit www.thebarnesagency.com.