IABC Calgary Congratulates 2012 Silver Leaf Award Winners

CALGARY, Nov. 14, 2012 /CNW/ - Congratulations to Encana Corporation, Suncor 
Energy and the Town of Cochrane for winning in this year's IABC Silver Leaf 

    --  Heather Murray, Encana Corporation, Award of Excellence,
        Communication Management - Electronic and Digital
        Communication; and Award of Merit, Communication Skills -
        Electronic, Digital and Interactive Communication
    --  Nadine Pettman, ABC, Suncor Energy, Award of Merit,
        Communication Skills - Print Publications
    --  Guy DeSantis, ABC, Suncor Energy, Award of Merit, Creative
        Execution - Graphic Design
    --  Emily Cargan, Laurie Drukier and Emily Allert-House, Town of
        Cochrane, Award of Merit, Communication Management - Community
        Relations, and Non-profit Promotion.

"We are so proud of our fellow Calgarians for showcasing their work and 
representing the local communications community at national level," says 
Olivia Pavel, ABC, president of IABC/Calgary. "While we have known all along 
that the work of our local members meets the highest standards of the 
profession, it's great to see some of this work acknowledged nationally 
through the Silver Leaf Awards."

IABC Canada presented 60 Silver Leaf Awards this year in recognition of 
outstanding achievement in communication. From a record high of 225 entries, 
18 Awards of Excellence and 42 Awards of Merit have been awarded, honouring 
exceptional communication professionals nation-wide.

"Congratulations to this year's recipients of the prestigious IABC Canada 
Silver Leaf Awards," says Therese Mickelson, ABC, chair, IABC/Canada West. 
"These awards showcase the tremendous talent of Canada's communications 
professionals, and their award-winning work represents best practices that 
benefit the profession overall."

The complete winner list is available at www.canada.iabc.com. The 2012 award 
winners were recognized for their achievements at the Silver Leaf Gala 
celebration, Thursday, November 1, 2012 as part of the IABC 2012 Canada 
Business Communicators Summit.

The International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) recognizes 
excellence in organizational communications at the international, national and 
chapter levels. Silver Leaf Awards are Canada's national recognition program.

Sharon Lee Director, Marketing IABC/Calgary calgary-marketing@iabc.com 
SOURCE: International Association of Business Communicators 
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