LAWRENCE, KS -- ProSoCo's quarterly newsletter, ProSoCo News, has garnered a prestigious “Magnum Opus” award for best overall design in a corporate newsletter competition that included entries from other major corporations, design firms and universities. ProSoCo is a national manufacturer of products for cleaning, protecting and maintaining stone, concrete and brick.

The contest was sponsored by McMurry Publishing Company's Publications Management newsletter in cooperation with the Missouri School of Journalism. ProSoCo News captured an “Honorable Mention” in the “Best Overall Design” category.

The more than 400 entries included publications from Halliburton, Hearst Custom Publishing and Princeton University.

ProSoCo News' mission is to educate, inform and entertain its audience concerning the use of ProSoCo products as they relate to construction industry best practices. The audience includes about 15,000 architects, contractors, distributors and trade media representatives nationwide.

Free subscriptions are available by e-mailing, or calling toll-free: 800-255-4255.

Chris Millspaugh is the newsletter's graphic designer, and Gary Henry is the editor. Dot Spino provides quality assurance.