Each year, IABC-LI honors exceptional communications professionals, students, and groups of professionals, for their skill, enthusiasm and commitment to the field of business communications and for their service to the Long Island community. IABC-LI is dedicated to advancing the professional communications practice, and our awards program is our annual tribute to those who have contributed to this mission in a demonstrable way.
The theme of this year’s awards program is: Design/Visual Communications Impact.
These awards are given to nominees as follows:
The Achievement in Communications Award recognizes a Long Island communications professional who exhibits exceptional skill, enthusiasm and commitment to the field of business communications. With this award, IABC-LI honors an individual whose exemplary skills and talents make him or her a role model for business communicators on Long Island.
The Achievement in Digital Communications Award recognizes the extreme importance that e-marketing and social media networking now have in integrated communications programs. This award will honor a practitioner who exhibits leadership, creativity and results in the still-emerging discipline of digital communications.
The Student Achievement in Communications Award, given to an outstanding student and/or intern who has demonstrated academic achievement as well as talent for and commitment to the communications profession.
The Community Service Award, given to a professional communicator who donates his/her talents and expertise to a nonprofit organization on a pro bono basis.
Communicator of the Year is awarded by a special committee chaired by the chapter president, in recognition of extraordinary service to the chapter.