Winners of Special Awards

CPRS Hamilton Pinnacle Awards – Past Winners of Special Awards

2013 Special Award Winners

Bill Cockman Memorial Award of Excellence in PR
Nancy Hutton APR, Director of Public Relations and Corporate Communications, London Hydro

CPRS Hamilton Mentorship Award
Mark Gregory, President, Locomotion PR

PR Professional of the PR
Gary Carr, Chair, Halton Region

 

 

Dr.  Louis J. Cahill Distinguished Service Award
Rick Mauro APR, Vice President
Marketing & Public Relations,  CAA Niagara

Student Award of Excellence
Adrian Paris, post graduate student, Corporate Communications, Sheridan Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning

2012 Special Award Winners

Bill Cockman Memorial Award of Excellence in PR
Grace Diffey, APR, FCRPS

CPRS Hamilton Mentorship Award
Brenda Sweeney, APR

Student Award of Excellence
Melissa Kosowan, Sheridan College

Lorelei Kilgour Memorial Outstanding Practitioner Award
Liliana Busnello, APR

2011 Special Award Winners

Bill Cockman Award
Dave Rowney, APR  FCPRS

CPRS Hamilton Mentorship Award 
Carleen Carroll, APR

PR Professional of the Year
Mayor Karen Farbridge, City of Guelph

Lorelei Kilgour Memorial Award 
Ginny Jones, APR

Lorelei Kilgour Memorial Award 
Fran Gregory, APR

Dr.  Louis J. Cahill Award
Tony Ivarone, APR, FCPRS

2010 Special Award Winners

Bill Cockman Memorial Award of Excellence in PR
Tricia Hellingman, APR

Student Award of Excellence
Katie Farr, Niagara College

CPRS Hamilton PR Professional of the Year
Darrell Skidmore

CPRS Hamilton Mentorship Award
Bruce Stock, APR

Lorelei Kilgour Memorial Outstanding Practitioner Award
Jeff Valentin, APR

2009 Special Award Winners

Bill Cockman Memorial Award of Excellence in PR
Jane Allison, APR

Student Award of Excellence
Elise Auger, Niagara College

CPRS Hamilton PR Professional of the Year
Tim Dobbie

CPRS Hamilton Mentorship Award
Heather Pullen, APR

Dr. Louis Cahill Distinguished Service Award 
T.A.G. Watson, APR

Lorelei Kilgour Memorial Outstanding Practitioner Award
Joanne Emerson, APR

2008 Special Award Winners

Bill Cockman Memorial Award of Excellence in PR
Dr. Terence (Terry) Flynn, APR

Student Award of Excelllence
Andrea Laciok, Niagara College

CPRS Hamilton Professional of the Year
Nick Javor, Tim Hortons

CPRS Hamilton Mentorship Award
David Rowney, APR

2007 Special Award Winners

Bill Cockman Award of Excellence in PR
Kimberlee Lambe

Student Award of Excellence
Joanne Magee, UWO

Dr. Louis Cahill Distinguished Service Award
Frank Florio, APR

Mentorship Award
Jeff Martin, APR Fellows CPRS and Ginny Jones, APR