IABC St. Louis 2012 Bronze Quill Awards Recap

The 2012 Bronze Quill Awards were a resounding success! Thank you to all who made it happen. With the support of the entrants, judges, sponsors and most importantly, the Bronze Quill committee, the event came together beautifully! Feedback from the event has been rolling in, and we welcome you to fill out this survey if you have not done so already. If you missed the event, check out the presentation of the awards here: Thank you! Platinum Sponsor: Towers Watson In-Kind Sponsors: Midtown Printing, Kaffcorp Media, MGDG Services, Tara Kinsella Photography Program Sponsors: Allsup, Buck Consultants, Graybar Photos You may view and download photos from the event from the 2012 Bronze Quill album on the IABC St. Louis Facebook Page. Special thanks to Tara Kinsella Photography for providing the photos. Duplicate Awards To order duplicate awards, please email Re-Essa Buckels: buckelsr@stlouiscity.com The cost for framed Bronze Quill certificates are: $30 for Award of Excellence; and $20 for Award of Merit. Or, you can purchase certificates only for $5 each. Congratulations to the following winners of 2012 Bronze Quill Awards! Government, Community and Customer Relations Award of Merit: Monsanto Washington D.C. Improving Agriculture Campaign Paradowski Creative Award of Excellence: Forum on Reform: Small Business Initiative Ascension Health, Shari Shane Award of Excellence: “Smoke-Free” O’Fallon, Missouri City of O’Fallon   Employee/Member Communications Award of Merit: Graybar Employee Recognition Program, Cause for Applause Graybar Corporate Communications Award of Excellence: Monsanto Information Security Awareness Common Ground Public Relations   Human Resources and Benefits Communications Award of Merit: 2012 Enrollment Campaign Ingram Industries Award of Excellence: 2012 Annual Enrollment Campaign INTEGRIS Health   Brand...

Bronze Quill Deadline Extended!

By popular demand, IABC St. Louis has extended the deadline for our annual Bronze Quill Awards. This year’s awards had a tight timeline, and we want to ensure everyone who wanted to submit an award entry has a chance. We have extended the deadline to 5 p.m. on Monday, March 19. As of today, you have 7 days or 168 hours or 10,080 minutes to finish up your award entry applications! Already submitted an award entry? Submit another one! You can enter as many awards as you want! Download the entry form here. Learn more about the Bronze Quills...

Spring Sponsorship Opportunities

IABC St. Louis invites you to promote your company in front of professional communicators, high-level executives and leaders from many industries. We’re offering you the opportunity to market to our 150 members and network of more than 1,500 area communications professionals from corporations, small businesses and nonprofits around the St. Louis area at IABC’s two biggest events coming up this spring: Bronze Quill Awards: The annual Bronze Quill Awards recognize the region’s best companies and individuals for communications excellence. Social Media Seminar: Our annual spring workshop will focus on all aspects of social media and will feature two learning tracks — for individual and business use. Your sponsorship enables IABC to provide networking and professional development opportunities for St. Louis area communications professionals. We look forward to working with you to help promote your business! Download IABC Spring Sponsorship Packet To purchase a sponsorship package or design your own package, please complete the sponsorship packet or contact IABC at info@iabcstl.org. Spring 2012 IABC Sponsorship Options: Platinum Sponsorship: $1,000 Premium Company logo placement on select printed materials, advertising and signage at the two biggest IABC events of the year Company logo and brief description on IABC St. Louis Bronze Quill webpage with link to your company website Recognition on IABC St. Louis Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn platforms Table for 8 at Bronze Quill Awards banquet on May 31. Space on sponsor table to share promotional items or collateral materials or option to place marketing piece at individual seats Networking opportunities at two events Special recognition during podium remarks by IABC President or Vice President at two events Gold Sponsorship: $750...

IABC St. Louis 2011 Bronze Quill Awards

Photos: The photo gallery of the May 26, 2011 Bronze Quill event is ready. You can see it by going to: http://www.imakepix.com/ click on client galleries, then find IABC0526 in the list. The password is bronze. Duplicate Awards: To order duplicate awards, please call Chris Currington at (314) 799-1987 or email him: chris.currington@sbcglobal.net The cost for framed Bronze Quill certificates are: $30 for Award of Excellence; and $25 for Award of Merit. Or, you can purchase certificates only for $5 each. Congratulations to the winners of 2011 Bronze Quill Awards! COMMUNICATION MANAGEMENT DIVISION Media Relations Award of Merit Wish Upon a Wedding Schumacher Creative Multi-Audience Communication Award of Merit MOBIO Discover Your Talent Common Ground PR Award of Excellence Graybar ESP Program Marketing Communications¾Graybar Employee/Member Communications Award of Merit Connecting with the Community Common Ground PR Award of Merit Distributor Business Kit Reliv International Award of Excellence NextRx Integration Communications Express Scripts Human Resources and Benefits Communications Award of Merit 2011 Enrollment Campaign Ingram Industries Award of Excellence 2010 CRSP Postcard Campaign Concordia Plan Services-E&O Award of Excellence 2011 Gaylord Enrollment Campaign Gaylord Entertainment Award of Excellence 2011 Enrollment Campaign Wayne Farms Special Events Award of Excellence Graybar 2010 National Electrical Training Conference Marketing Communications—Graybar Electronic and Digital Communications Award of Excellence New Corporate Website KAI Design & Build Award of Excellence Produce/Conserve More Website Paradowski Creative Overall Communication Program Award of Merit America’s Farmers Grow America Jessica Simmons—Monsanto Award of Excellence Mahindra Tough As Texas Campaign Avant/Cambium COMMUNICATIONS CREATIVE DIVISION Internal Publication Design Award of Merit 10th Anniversary Book Ascension Health Award of Merit 2011 Gaylord Enrollment Campaign...

Bronze Quill Awards: Cool Time at a Hot Venue!

Join us for the 2011 Bronze Quill Awards Thursday, May 26! Don’t Miss a Cool Time at a Very Hot Venue Third Degree Glass Factory is hot–and not just because its glass furnaces hit 2,000 degrees. It’s also one of the hottest venues in St. Louis today. And it’s the place to be on Thursday evening, May 26, for “Best in Class,” the IABC St. Louis chapter’s Bronze Quill Awards dinner and ceremony. Come one, come all–but register by May 1 for an early-bird discount because dinner seating is limited to the first 80 registrants.* You’ll enjoy a delicious buffet prepared by a top St. Louis caterer, receive a spectacular gift, renew and make professional contacts, and cheer as this year’s Bronze accept their well-deserved trophies. Register today! Don’t miss THE event of the year for St. Louis communicators. *Once dinner capacity of 80 registrants is reached, seats for the awards ceremony only will be available at a reduced price. The Bronze Quill Awards, sponsored annually by the chapter, recognize the best communication efforts in the region. Judged by other IABC chapters around the nation, a Bronze Quill is one of the most prestigious awards a communicator, designer, or marketing strategist can earn. Read the list of 2010 Bronze Quill Award winners. IABC St. Louis celebrates those area professionals who executed marketing, communications, or public relations projects in 2010 that helped drive...