(November 1, 2017) Goodwill Houston’s Public Relations Department received two Silver Quill Awards from the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) at their Southern Region Conference, held in Houston October 25-27. “I am very proud of our Public Relations Department. It’s great to see them receive international recognition for their high quality work, “said Steve Lufburrow, Goodwill Houston’s President/ CEO.
The Silver Quill Awards recognize excellence in business communications, and are presented to outstanding professionals who have proven that their communications projects effectively further the goals of their organizations. Entries in this competition are judged against a set of global standards and best practices, by a panel of peer judges from around the world.
Goodwill’s 2016 Annual Report won the Award of Merit, and the 2016 Year in Review Video won the coveted Award of Excellence. “I am so happy that we have received accolades from other professional communicators. A global community has said ‘Job well done!’ and praised our skills in crafting and delivering key messages that help us contribute to the overall success of the organization, said Kym King, VP of Public Relations and Community Engagement at Goodwill Houston.