2014 Pinnacle Award Winners

Communications Management

Pinnacle: Give Waste a New Life
City of Guelph: Marina Grassi with Mirjana Zubac, Heather Connell, Diane Clarke, Tara Sprigg, Debora Garnich, Pier 8 Group

Award of Merit: Niagara Region 2013 Budget Engagement Strategy
Niagara Region: Daryl Barnhart with Maria Andersen,Geoff Hunt, Andrew Korchok, Kevin Jaschinski, Nicola Beck, Leanne Forrester, Jesse Juhlke (Thuris Media)

Marketing Communications

Award of Merit: Urgent Care Centre Now Open
Hamilton Health Sciences: Jennifer Kramer with Shannon Evan, Heather Pullen APR

Community Relations

Pinnacle: Sexual Assault Domestic Violence Care Centre
Hamilton Health Sciences: Public Relations Team
Award of Merit: Halton’s Impaired Driving campaign
Regional Municipality of Halton: Heather Burnett, Deputy Chief of Police Bob Percy, Sharon McGregor, Carleen Carroll APR, FCPRS

Student Project Award

Pinnacle: E-Voting for E-veryone: City of Hamilton’s Election Enhancement Communications Plan
McMaster University: Satinder Heir, Parveer Mann

Audio-Visual

Pinnacle: Families of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Hamilton Health Sciences: Public Relations Team
Award of Merit: What Does Niagara Region Do?
Niagara Region: Darrell Neufeld  APR with Denise Papaiz APR, Sean O’Brady, Maria Andersen, Carrie Beatty, Lara Stebul, Daryl Barnhart

Print

Pinnacle: McMaster University Department of Pediatrics Annual Report
Electra Communications: Michelle and Bob Edmonds
Award of Merit: QE Park Community Centre Grand Opening Celebration
Town of Oakville: Jeff Smalley, Janine Ivings

2012 COMMUNICATION PROGRAM CATEGORY

Marketing Communications

Pinnacle: Jeff Vallentin, APR – Hamilton — “Right Place, Best Care”

Award of Merit: Jeff Martin, APR, FCRPS – Niagara Region, Pier 8 Group and Quorum Communications, “Rethink Your Waste”

Community Relations

Pinnacle: Janine Ivings, Town of Oakville — “Oakville Canopy Club”

Pinnacle: Sharon Little, APR – Regional Municipality of Halton — “A Farewell to Featherwagons”

Government Relations

Award of Merit: Carleen Carroll, APR – Regional Municipality of Halton — “Innovation in Strategic Planning”

Internal Communications

Pinnacle: Brenda Sweeney, APR – Kennedy Jones & Sweeney Inc. “Stayin’ Alive — Oakville Hydro’s Integrated OHSMS Campaign”

2012 COMMUNICATION PROJECTS CATEGORY

Special Events

Award of Merit: Glenn Marshall, Greening Marketing Inc. — “Hot Chocolate Festival”

Print Projects

Pinnacle: Sandy Manners, APR, FCRPS – Guelph Hydro Inc. — “Guelph Hydro Inc. 2010 Sustainability Report”

Electronic & Interactive Communications

Award of Merit: Liliana Busnello, APR Town of Milton — “Town of Milton Website”

Student Project Award

Award of Merit: Sheridan College Graduate Studies, Corporate Communications Program — “Oakville Salvation Army Santa Shuffle.” COR Communications: Erin MacDonald, Lauren Marinigh, Elizabeth Plouffe, Hayley Scarlett and Kayla Tishcoff.