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26th annual Golden Spike Awards winners recognized for excellence in public relations

The Golden Spike Awards Organizing Committee congratulates the Utah Valley University Communication Department on their entry, “Pick On This, Make A Change,” in the category of community relations campaigns, not-for-profit, which took Best of Show with a perfect score at the 26th annual Golden Spike Awards on November 14, 2013. “We received so many good […]

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2013 Golden Spike Awards master of ceremonies – KSL’s Andrew Adams

We’re pleased to announce the emcee for the 26th annual Golden Spike Awards will be KSL’s Andrew Adams. Andrew is a multi-media journalist whose work can be seen on KSL 5 News, heard on KSL NewsRadio and read in the Deseret News. He’s also the studio host for KSL NewsRadio’s BYU football broadcasts. Andrew grew […]

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2013 Golden Spike Awards to Give Young Professional Communicator of the Year Award to Lita Madlang

Madlang, communications advisor for Rio Tinto Kennecott, will be honored for her professional accomplishments In anticipation of the Nov. 14, 2013 Golden Spike Awards, the Golden Spike Awards Organizing Committee is pleased to announce the recipient of this year’s Young Professional Communicator of the Year award. The award goes to Lita Madlang who provides internal […]

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2013 Golden Spike Awards to give Professional Communicator of the Year award to Scott Trotter, APR

Trotter, Interfaith Community Relations Senior Manager for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will be honored for his public relations contributions in Utah In anticipation of the Nov. 14, 2013 Golden Spike Awards, the Golden Spike Awards Organizing Committee is pleased to announce the recipient of this year’s Professional Communicator of the Year […]

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2013 Golden Spike Awards to give Community Activist of the Year award to Matt Minkevitch

Executive Director of The Road Home to be honored for his legacy of building and enhancing Utahns’ quality of life The 2013 Golden Spike Awards Organizing Committee has announced the recipient of this year’s Community Activist of the Year award. The award goes to Matt Minkevitch, executive director of The Road Home, a nationally recognized […]

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Judging criteria for the Golden Spike Awards

This week email notifications will be sent to winners of the 2013 Golden Spike Awards. To help entrants understand the judging process, here’s the criteria we use to determine Golden Spike Awards trophy and Award of Merit winners: First, entries must receive at least 70 points to receive an Award of Merit plaque and 85 […]

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When will 2013 Golden Spike Awards winners be notified?

For those of you waiting with baited breath to learn what the judges thought of your Golden Spike Awards entry, you can expect to receive an email notifying you that your award was selected as a winner by Oct. 15. Entries that weren’t selected to receive either a Golden Spike Award or finalist plaque will […]

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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 […]

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Judging and preparations for the 2013 Golden Spike Awards

Good news! The 100+ Golden Spike Awards entries have been judged by the Sierra Nevada Chapter of PRSA. They’re en route back to Salt Lake. Next week we’ll mail the printed Golden Spike Awards invitations to members of PRSA, IABC and USHCAM. Also next week, we’ll publish the announcement of the 2013 Communicator of the […]

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Golden Spike Awards event registration open

Registration is now open for the 2013 Golden Spike Awards. Register here for the Nov. 14, 2013 dinner and awards ceremony emceed by KSL’s Andrew Adams.

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