Next week: View photos of the Virtuoso Award recipients, and 2017 Virtuoso Celebration on IABC London’s Flickr Photostream.


DIVISION 1

Communication Management

Best of the Best Winner

Northern Lights Health Foundation Public Awareness Campaign

Lashbrook Marketing & Public Relations

Winners by category – Excellence

Marketing, Advertising and Brand Communication

Diabetes Vision Screening Campaign

Amanda Jackman
St. Joseph’s Health Care London

Social Media Programs

Northern Lights Health Foundation Public Awareness Campaign

Lashbrook Marketing & Public Relations

Winners by category – Merit

Internal Communication

St. Joseph’s Hand Hygiene Campaign

Amanda Jackman
St. Joseph’s Health Care London

Sunshine DreamLab: An Internal Communications Hub

Lauren Redman, Jennifer Stead
The Sunshine Foundation of Canada

Safety Communication

Like it? Lock it: Bike Theft Prevention

Jaren McDonald, Calista Powell, Lina Wang
Western University, Housing and Ancillary Services, Marketing & Communications

Marketing, Advertising and Brand Communication

London Children’s Museum Marketing Strategy

Lashbrook Marketing & Public Relations

Media Relations

3M Thought Leadership: executive visibility strategically aligned for growth

Liisa Sheldrick, Janice Foreman, Genna Schnurbach, Fiona Bang
3M Canada and Hill + Knowlton Strategies

Community Relations

Vital Signs The Time Is Now

Lashbrook Marketing & Public Relations and London Community Foundation

Issues Management & Crisis Communication

University Drive Bridge Closure

Carmen Bertone, John Carson, Helen Connell, Gitta Kulczyki, Keith Marnoch, Mike McLean, Terry Rice, Marcia Steyaert, Peter White
Western University

Social Media Programs

The Wave

The Commonwell Mutual Insurance Group with Tenzing Communications Inc.

Marketing the Residence Experience

Avery Nicholson, Calista Powell, Lina Wang
Western University, Housing and Ancillary Services, Marketing & Communications

DIVISION 2

Communication Research

Winners by category – Merit

Communication Research

Cub Cadet Research

Xi Yan
RedRhino Inc.

DIVISION 4

Communication Skills

Best of the Best Winner

Community Vitality Celebration

Martha Powell, Lori Runciman, Diane Silva, Vanessa Dolishny, Angela Franceschino, Mahnaz Beiraghdar, Stephanie Winterton
London Community Foundation

Winners by category – Excellence

Special Events

ACCESS Open Minds Chatham Kent Launch Event – What’s your emoji?

Lashbrook Marketing & Public Relations

Community Vitality Celebration

Martha Powell, Lori Runciman, Diane Silva, Vanessa Dolishny, Angela Franceschino, Mahnaz Beiraghdar, Stephanie Winterton
London Community Foundation

Black Friday Cash Cube

Marissa Bastow, John White, Kaylee DeRooy, Justin Catt, Phillip Thuss, Dave Basacco
RedRhino Inc.

Winners by category – Merit

Special Events

LSTAR Winter Wonderland Christmas Gala

2016 Christmas Gala Committee
London and St. Thomas Association of REALTORS®

VR Adventure Lounge

Kaylee DeRooy, Marissa Bastow, John White, Phillip Thuss, Xi Yan, Jamison Berry
RedRhino Inc.

Digital Communication

The R.E.A.L. Life Project

Jesica Hurst, Emily Leighton, Jessican McGaw, Crystal Mackay, Jennifer Parraga, Gulnara Shafikova
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, Western University

Website Revitalization Strategy

Matthew Overall
St. Joseph’s Health Care Foundation

Audio/Visual

Shakespeare 400

Frank Neufeld
Western University

Publications

London Magazine

Lashbrook Marketing & Public Relations and London Economic Development Corporation


Student Awards

2017 IABC London Award

Serena Quinn
Western University

2017 London Life Student Award of Excellence

Kelly Forbes-Wilson
Fanshawe College Corporate Communications and Public Relations Program

2017 London Life Leadership Award

Laura Vere
Fanshawe College Corporate Communications and Public Relations Program

2017 The Branding Firm Inc. Award for Academic Excellence in Graphic Design

Brooke Taylor
Fanshawe College Graphic Design Advanced Diploma Program