IABC Honors MITRE Publication with Gold Quill Award of ExcellenceJune 2017
The International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) has announced the winners of the 2017 Gold Quill Awards program. MITRE's retrospective report, "10 Years of Innovation: Building on a Legacy," received an Award of Excellence (highest honors) in the Publications category. The Gold Quill recognizes business communication excellence globally and is acknowledged as one of the most prestigious awards programs in the industry.
The awards were presented on June 13 as part of IABC’s World Conference in Washington, D.C. Winners come from all over the world, with 16 countries represented in the list. They represent a cross section of public and private sector organizations, both large and small. "Each entry is evaluated on its own merits against IABC’s Global Standard of excellence in communication," said Lynn Barter, ABC, MC, chair of the IABC awards committee.
"Winning a Gold Quill recognizes exceptional work, innovation and creativity." "Gold Quill winners represent a global community executing their responsibilities ethically and to the highest standards of the profession. These exemplary practitioners deliver high-impact results for their organizations and clients, taking communication to the next level."