2013 Clarion Winners

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The Association for Women in Communications is proud to announce the 2013 Clarion Award Winners!  This year’s competition drew entries from 26 states, three countries, and 87 Clarions have been awarded!

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Advertising & Marketing

Print Advertising Poverty Series Gannett, INC Monica L Whitworth, Creative Director

Marketing Communications Campaign/Budget of $50,000 or less Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Campaign – The RainForest 20th Anniversary Celebration Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Stern Advertising Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Marketing Communications Campaign/Budget of more than $50,000 I-Cash Illinois State Treasurer’s Office Illinois State Treasurer’s Office Henson Consulting, Inc.

Direct Mail Campaign Promises Made Promises Kept Cherokee Nation Business Sharon Price Talia Myres Stephanie Pinkston

Promotional Video Production Pink Steel Teaser “Trailer” Springfield Clinic Courtney Enlow Hall Springfield Clinic

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Books & CD-ROMs/DVDs

Nonfiction, Non-technical Book Design Your Own Destiny – Life Planning for the 21st Century TRB Consulting Group, Inc. Mary A. Molloy, President

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Brochures, Custom & Special Publications

Special Print Communication/Brochure For Your Consideration: Hatfields & McCoys HISTORY HISTORY Channel

Special Print Communications/Guide DIY Safety Meeting Toolkit Ward Creative Communications Ward Creative Communications Eni Petroleum

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Education

Educational, Informational or Training Video Production – 15 minutes or less “Dig Safely” Tom Dickey Homeowner Video Energy Education Council Energy Education Council Safe Electricity Program

Educational, Informational or Training Video Production/Longer than 15 minutes Search and Seizure: Mapp v. Ohio The Documentary Group Robe Imbriano, Writer and Producer

Curriculum Design Food & Culture Course Avila University Dotty Hamilton, PhD. Professor of Communication Eric Winter, MFA, Assistant Professor of Art + Design

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Fund Development

Fund Development Programs/Projects – Annual Giving Campaign Fort Worth Museum of Science and History February 2012 Membership Acquisition Daniller + Company Daniller + Company Fort Worth Museum of Science and HIstory

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Magazines

Magazine Feature Article, External Publication – Circulation of 100,000 or less – Lifestyle Wed-Locked Indian Country Today Media Network Anne Minard, Freelance Writer This Week From Indian Country Today Indian Country Media Network

Feature Article, External Publication – Circulation of 100,000 or less – Current News The X Rated Tragedy Indian Country Today Media Network Mary Pember, Freelance Writer This Week From Indian Country Today Indian Country Media Network

Feature Article, External Publication – Circulation of 100,000 or less – Miscellaneous Celiac Disease: A Medical Puzzle Wolters Kluwer Health American Journal of Nursing

Feature Article, External Publication – Circulation between 100,000 and 500,000 – Current News Shelf Lives Mother Jones Mac McClelland, Human Rights Reporter Mother Jones

Feature Article, External Publication – Circulation between 100,000 and 500,000 – Miscellaneous Everything You’ve Heard About Failing Schools Is Wrong Mother Jones Mac McClelland, Human Rights Reporter Mother Jones

Feature Article, External Publication – Circulation of 500,000 or more – Lifestyle “It Doesn’t Have to Be Sad” Ladies’ Home Journal Sally Lee, Editor in Chief Jeffrey Saks, Creative Director Julie Bain, Health Director

Feature Article, External Publication – Circulation of 500,000 or more – Miscellaneous THE SECRET MY FAMILY KEPT FOR 100 YEARS Glamour Magazine Cindi Leive, Editor-in-Chief Liz Brody, Editor at Large

Magazine Feature Article, Internal Publication Communication frustration Angie’s List Magazine Staci Giordullo, Staff Writer Diana Lamirand, Senior Editor Sue Miller Wiltz, Editorial Director

Magazine Regular Editorial/Opinion Column – Circulation of 100,000 or less Editorials Wolters Kluwer Health Maureen ‘Shawn’ Kennedy American Journal of Nursing

Magazine Regular Editorial/Opinion Column – Circulation of 500,000 or more Second Opinion Angie’s List Magazine Angie Hicks, Founder Kristy Broering, Managing Editor Sue Miller Wiltz, Editorial Director

Magazine Regular Informational/Non-opinion Column Emergency Medicine News: Diagnosis Deconstructed Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Ravi Morchi, MD Lisa Hoffman, Editor Emergency Medicine News

Magazine Series or Special Section, External Publication – Circulation of 500,000 or more “Healthy Family Challenge” Meredith Family Circle magazine Linda Fears, Editor in Chief Darcy Jacobs, Executive Editor Lynya Floyd, Health Director

Best Overall External Magazine – Circulation between 100,000 and 500,000 Mother Jones Jan/Feb and Mar/April 2012 Issues Mother Jones Monika Bauerlein, Coeditor-in-Chief Clara Jeffery Coeditor-in-Chief

Best Overall External Magazine – Circulation of 500,000 or more Glamour Magazine Glamour Cindi Leive, Editor-in-Chief Wendy Naugle, Executive Editor Lauren Smith Brody, Executive Editor

Best Overall Internal Magazine ACC Docket – November 2012 Association of Corporate Counsel Association of Corporate Counsel

Most Improved Magazine – External Publication Illinois REALTOR® Magazine Redesign Illinois Association of REALTORS® Illinois Association of REALTORS®

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Major News Event

Major News Event – Magazine The Chinook Connection Indian Country Today Media Network Jenni Monet, Freelance Writer This Week From Indian Country Today Indian Country Today Media Network

Major News Event – Newspaper – Online Healthcare Law Upheld The Wall Street Journal The Wall Street Journal Staff

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Newsletters

Newsletter – Print Referrer Update Newsletter Springfield Clinic Springfield Clinic Marketing Department

Newsletter – Online Diageo North America Main Ingredient Cornet Communications Counsel, Inc. Zsoka McDonald, Vice President, Corporate Relations Erica Johnson, Manager, Employee Communications Diageo North America Corporate Relations

Most Improved Newsletter – Print Bulldog Review The Hope Institute for Children and Families The Hope Institute for Children and Families

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Newspapers

Newspaper Hard News Story Artful Dodger LA Weekly Gene Maddaus, staff writer LA Weekly

Newspaper Feature Story – Weekly paper Breaking It Down Housotn Press John Nova Lomax

Newspaper Feature Story – Daily circulation of under 500,000 “Teachers bring school to ill children’s bedsides” Freelance Journalist Monica Rhor, Houston Chronicle

Newspaper Feature Story – Daily circulation of 500,000 or more The Space Program’s Nazi Secret The Wall Street Journal Lucette Lagnado

Newspaper Regular Opinion/Editorial Salena Zito Portfolio Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Salena Zito

Newspaper Regular Non-opinion/Informative Column Weekly financial education column Julie Jason

Newspaper Feature Series War’s Wake The Wall Street Journal Michael M. Phillips The Wall Street Journal

Newspaper Investigative Series Watched The Wall Street Journal The Wall Street Journal Staff

Newspaper Special Section or Special Edition Journey for Recovery Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jasmine Goldband Adam Smeltz

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Online Media

Website – New Website: Annual budget of $10,000 or less League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania Website jke marketing & communications Jennifer K Engle, jke marketing & communications Christine DeGraff, Websketching LLC League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania

Website – New Website: Annual budget more than $10,000 Data Centers Delivered Website Ward Creative Communications Ward Creative Communications Data Centers Delivered

Website – Existing: Annual budget more than $10,000 Mobile accenture.com Accenture Katrina Klier, Managing Director, Maketing & Communications, Digital, Accenture Suzan Raycroft, Senior Manager, Internet Marketing Accenture Moovweb–mobile website vendor

Online Journalism – Special News Section Journey for Recovery Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jasmine Goldband Adam Smeltz Jason Lanza

Online Journalism – Special Feature Section The London Olympics The Wall Street Journal The Wall Street Journal Staff

Online Journalism – Feature Article Laws Gone Wild The Daily Beast Abigail Pesta The Daily Beast

Online Journalism – Regular Column Collection of Columns Washington Post She the People/Women’s Media Center/The Root/ TheGrio Mary C. Curtis Washington Post She the People Women’s Media Center

Online Publication – Internal Publication Kforce Live: March 2012 Kforce, Inc. Kimberly Bird – Manager, Communications Emma Kindell – Communications Specialist Lisa Papagoda – Communications Coordinator

Online Publication – External Publication VeloCity E-Zine Greater Oklahoma City Chamber Greater Oklahoma City Chamber Ackerman McQueen Advertising Agency

Blog – Personal My Unemployed Life Frontline Medical Communications Fran Hopkins, Unemployment Blogger Jack Durschlag, Editor, Verona-Cedar Grove (NJ) Patch Pam Kruger, Editor-in-Chief, AOL Jobs

Blog – Corporate Gourmet Grande Dame Euro-American Brands Beth Forman, Director of Marketing Dite Van Clief, President

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Photography, Graphics, and Design Communications

Corporate/Stock Photography, Feature Photo or Photo Illustration Pink Steel Photography Springfield Clinic Colby Roate Springfield Clinic Marketing Department

Press Photography – Photo Series/Essay (Feature) Journey for Recovery Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jasmine Goldband

Press Photography – Sports Photo Gift of Gabby Sports Illustrated Peter Read Miller

Editorial Cartoon Marty Two Bulls Editoons Indian Country Today Media Network Marty Two Bulls, Cartoonist This Week From Indian Country Indian Country Today Media Network

Photography & Graphics – Informational Graphics – Computer Graphics/Illustration China’s Leadership Change The Wall Street Journal Paul Antonson Ana Rivas Jeremy Page

Logo KTXT Logo Texas Tech University College of Media & Communication Texas Tech University College of Media & Communication Ryan Vatzlavick, Designer Melissa Wofford, Art Director

Special Design/Creation – Single item For Your Consideration: Hatfields & McCoys HISTORY HISTORY Channel

Special Design/Creation – Series of items “Zero Today” Safety Posters Ward Creative Communications Ward Creative Communications eni Petroleum

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Public Relations

Public Relations One-time Campaign – Annual budget of $10,000 or less Great Lake State Fair Public Relations Campaign Logos Communications, Inc. Susan Voyles, President

Public Relations One-time Campaign – Annual budget of $10,000 or more Get Curious Campaign Phillips & Company Phillips & Company

Public Relations Campaign, Ongoing – Annual budget of $50,000 or less Putting the “Global” into Nielsen’s Global Survey Media Campaign and Beyond Nielsen Kristie Bouryal, SVP, Global Communications Jennifer Frighetto, VP, Global Corporate Media Relations Nielsen

Public Relations Campaign, Ongoing – Annual budget of $50,000 or more A Nation in Motion Campaign American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Weber Shandwick | Minneapolis August, Lang & Husak

Public Service/Community Affairs Campaign, Ongoing Greater Oklahoma City Chamber’s Total Resource Development Campaign Greater Oklahoma City Chamber Greater Oklahoma City Chamber

Press Kit For Your Consideration: Hatfields & McCoys Campaign HISTORY HISTORY Channel

Annual Report – Annual budget of more than $20,000 Picturing Success: The Transformative Power of Afterschool Charles Stewart Mott Foundation Carol D. Rugg, Vice President-Communications Ann F. Richards, Senior Communications Officer Duane M. Elling, Communications Officer

Community Relations Campaign Diageo Spirit of the Americas: Hurricane Sandy Relief Cornet Communications Counsel, Inc. Guy Smith, Executive Vice President Jon Pageler, Senior Vice President Diageo North America Corporate Relations

Employee Relations Campaign eni Petroleum Culture of Accountability Ward Creative Communications Ward Creative Communications eni Petroleum

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Radio

Radio Regular Feature Program Worldview Chicago Public Media/WBEZ Chicago Public Media/WBEZ Worldview Staff

Radio Regular Talk or Interview Program New Letters on the Air 2012 Interview Sampler New Letters on the Air Angela Elam, host/producer Annie Walsh, assistant producer
Stephanie Hughes, technical editor

Radio Feature Story Once Safe, Cairo’s Streets Now Plagued By Crime Freelance Journalist Kimberly Adams, Reporter Doug Roberts, Editor Production Assistance from Dina Saleh El-Din

Radio Documentary Series State of Opportunity Michigan Radio Michigan Radio

Radio Documentary, One-time Forged in Flames: An Oral History of the Labor Day Wildfires KUT 90.5 FM Emily Donahue KUT News

Women’s Issues Radio Program Sons of Survivors: Mothers and their Children Born of Rape during Rwanda 1994 Genocide 88.1 WYPR Mary Rose Madden, Reporter 88.1 WYPR NPR News in Maryland with The International Reporting Project

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Special Events

Special Event Boo at the Zoo Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Stern Advertising

Fundraising Event The Green Gala Merrryl Brown Events Merryl Brown, President Merryl Brown Events

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Television

Television Spot News Story – Local or Regional Anaheim Police Shooting Laurie A. Fernandez, Videographer/Editor Jay Jackson, Reporter CBS 2 News

Television Feature Story/Segment – Comprehensive or ongoing – National Caring for an Aging Parent Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly Kim Lawton, Managing Editor Susan Goldstein, Producer

Television Investigative Feature or Series – National Crossing the Line at the Border The Investigative Fund at the Nation Institute John Carlos Frey, reporter, The Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute John Larson, producer and correspondent, PBS’s Need to Know Brian Epstein, producer, PBS’s Need to Know

Television Documentary Program – Local or Regional A Dry Season Voice of America Kane Farabaugh, Midwest Correspondent Steve Baragona, Agricultural Correspondent Michael Burke, Videographer & Producer

Television Documentary Series – National “None of the Above: The Rise of the Religiously Unaffiliated” Religion & Ethics NewsWeekly Arnold Labaton, Executive Producer Religion & Ethics Newsweekly Staff

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Students

Advertising or Public Relations Campaign Veterans Voices Avila University Emilee Bickleman

Written Original Material Seton Hall Remembers Trayvon Martin Victoria Haffner, former News Director of 89.5 FM WSOU

Event Campaign The Glitter Run Avila University Aimee Adams Jaclyn Wacha

Wild Card Foursquare Stories of History & Heroism Francesca L. Garrett, Interim Director Holocaust Memorial Museum of San Antonio

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