2013 Golden Spike Awards Honor KSL’s Grant and Amanda with Communicator of the Year Award

Grant and Amanda to be recognized for 20 years of broadcast excellence

The 26th annual Golden Spike Awards will present the sought-after Communicator of the Year award to Grant Nielsen and Amanda Dickson of KSL NewsRadio. The award is in recognition of their outstanding broadcast career which includes 20 years of excellence on KSL’s Utah’s Morning News with Grant & Amanda.

KSL NewsRadio's Grant & Amanda

“We are very excited about this year’s Communicator of the Year award recipients, Grant Nielsen and Amanda Dickson,” said Bryan Packer, president of the Greater Salt Lake Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America.

The co-recipients will receive their Communicator of the Year award during the annual Golden Spike Awards dinner and ceremony on Nov. 14, 2013 at Rio Tinto Stadium. Members of the Utah public relations and corporate communications community and their colleagues are invited to attend the Golden Spike Awards dinner and awards ceremony to help celebrate and recognize award recipients. Tickets are $55 each and available at GoldenSpikeAwards.com/event.

“Grant and Amanda are exceptional communication professionals who are greatly admired by their peers and appreciated by their listeners. They’re genuine Utah radio icons,” added Pete Codella, co-chair of the 2013 Golden Spike Awards.

The annual Golden Spike Awards competition recognizes excellence and best practices in public relations and business communications throughout the state of Utah. Entries are judged by out-of-market communication professionals, including professionals Accredited in Public Relations through the Universal Accreditation Board, an organization supported in part by the Public Relations Society of America.

Additional awards will include: Best of Show, Professional Communicator of the Year, Young Professional Communicator of the Year, Community Activist of the Year, and dozens of Golden Spike Awards and awards of merit. More details about the event are available here.

Tags:

Subscribe and Connect

Subscribe to receive updates about the Golden Spike Awards - just enter your email below to subscribe to this site's feed. Use the social icons below to connect with the Greater Salt Lake Chapter of PRSA.

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply