PR & Marketing Department Receives Award for Professional Communications

Monday, July 08, 2019

This June, Goodwill Houston’s PR & Marketing Department was awarded a Bronze Quill Award of Excellence in Communications Skills by the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Houston chapter for their “Mallory’s Story” video. The video features Mallory, a Goodwill Houston store manager, as she recounts her history of drug use, incarceration, and how she came to work at Goodwill. Mallory’s Story exemplifies Goodwill Houston’s mission of employing individuals with that have been incarcerated, struggled with addiction issues, or possess other barriers to employment.  We invite you to view “Mallory’s Story” here.

With approximately 300 professional communicators, IABC Houston is part of a global network of 14,000 business communication professionals in more than 70 countries who are committed to improving personal and professional growth as well as organizational effectiveness through strategic communications. IABC Houston members include public relations and communication professionals from Fortune 500 companies, small businesses, communications agencies, nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and freelance writers and consultants. All have a commitment to continue professional development and a desire to network with other communicators.