Congratulations to the 2020 Gold Quill Award Special Award winners!

Best of the Best

Recommended by evaluators and reviewed by the Gold Quill Awards chair, vice chair and past chair, the Best of the Best winners represent the very best entries seen across the globe.

Category Title Winner Organization Country Chapter
Category 1: Internal Communication Onboarding Express Nekolina Lau, SCMP ATB Financial CA Calgary
Category 2:  Employee Engagement Bringing “Insurance the Suncorp Way” to life Karina Squires-Unkles, Thea Bourke & Dade Edwards Suncorp Group AU
Category 7:  Marketing, Advertising and Brand Communication Dove Men+Care #TakeTheTime Paternity Leave Campaign Unilever and Edelman Canada Unilever with Edelman Canada CA Toronto
Category 11:  Government Relations and Public Affairs The Museum of Outdated Technology Insurance Bureau of Canada, Paradigm, Studio M/Unified Content and True Media Canada Paradigm Public Relations CA Toronto
Category 16:  Nonprofit Campaigns The Campaign to Save Alder Creek Save the Redwoods League Save the Redwoods League US San Francisco
Category 22:  Audio/Visual Sappi Khulisa Roadmap Video Zelda Schwalbach Sappi Southern Africa ZA South Africa
Category 24: Publications AR YOU READY FOR HEY! Dr Vivien Chiong Nanyang Technological University, Singapore SG Member-at-Large


Jake Wittmer Research Award

Presented to the entry that shows outstanding research that was commissioned or developed by a communicator and was instrumental in ensuring the success of a communication program.

Category 18:  Communication Research DELWP Energy Affordability Training Partnership DELWP, Consumer Policy and Research Centre, Ellis Jones, CISVic Ellis Jones AU Australia (VIC)