The latest information and updates for the 2021 IABC/Toronto OVATION Awards:
[BLOG] Three experts share the secrets on writing an award-winning OVATION Award
In 2020, everything changed. This year, the 2021 IABC/Toronto OVATION Awards program encourages communicators to showcase how they rose to the challenge amidst world-changing developments at every turn.
On January 13, IABC/Toronto hosted an award writing workshop, featuring three expert communicators who are past winners and/or judges of the prestigious OVATION Awards.
The speakers gave attendees an inside scoop and overview of the submission process, tips for writing an award-winning entry, and a look at this year’s new categories and divisions.
[BLOG] Get a front-row seat to the industry’s best talent
The turn of a new year ushers in many possibilities: hope, resolutions, new routines and growth. For the communications industry, it also heralds the start of award season, including the prestigious 36th annual IABC/Toronto OVATION Awards.
For the past two years, I have looked forward to evaluating outstanding work from communications peers across the industry for IABC/Toronto’s OVATION Awards. This year’s award program is bound to be even better, as it has been reinvigorated to include three new categories that are aimed at celebrating the best work in diversity, equity and inclusion.
Pro tips for getting your manager to say YES to submitting for a 2021 IABC/Toronto OVATION Award
We’re pleased to announce that entries are now being accepted for the 2021 IABC/Toronto OVATION Awards.
In a year like no other, we think your outstanding work deserves some recognition! Don’t you? It is your time to shine.
In a perfect world, your company would pay for your award entries – no questions asked. This year, you might not be so lucky due to our friend COVID-19 and potential budget cuts.
With that in mind, we’ve outlined some pro tips in this blog post to help you make the perfect pitch to your manager!
IABC/Toronto OVATION Awards to celebrate communication excellence in a year like no other
New award categories added to reflect the changing political & social landscapes of 2020
TORONTO, ON – December 4, 2020 – Today, the Toronto chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC/Toronto) officially announces its 36th annual OVATION Awards program. This prestigious awards program celebrates communicators – from student to polished professional – for their talent and creative brilliance in corporate communications, public relations, marketing, event planning, writing, graphic design, videography and photography during these challenging and unprecedented times.
Rise to the challenge: How to write an award-winning IABC/Toronto OVATION Award entry
Get insight and tips from four expert speakers on how to position your IABC/Toronto OVATION for success!
A virtual professional development workshop on Wednesday, January 13, 2020, from 12 to 1:30 PM.
IABC/Toronto’s award writing workshop features four expert communicators who are past winners or judges of the IABC/Toronto OVATION Awards. For those planning to submit work to the 2021 IABC/Toronto OVATION Awards, you’ll learn how to write and compile an outstanding award. Get tips from the speakers hailing from various backgrounds on how to position your application for success, gain insight into the adjudication process, and better communicate the effectiveness of your work.
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