ARLINGTON, Va., June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Women in Communications, Inc. (WICI), announced today the winners of the 1993 National Clarion Awards competition, which recognizes outstanding achievements in all areas of communications.
Open to all women and men professional communicators, the competition drew nearly 1,400 entries, and 88 Clarions were awarded. The nationwide competition offers awards in 85 categories in the areas of photography, newspapers, magazines/brochures/special publications, newsletters, public relations/marketing, audiovisual production, radio, television and advertising. Categories are judged by communications experts across the country. Judges select winners based on achievement of objective, creativity and content.
Winners will be honored on Saturday, Oct. 2, 1993, during WICI's National Conference at the Westin William Penn Hotel in Pittsburgh. All winning entries will be displayed at the Clarion Reception, which precedes WICI's gala Matrix Dinner. The awards ceremony will be held at the dinner.
1993 Clarion Award Winners:
Spot news photo: "Harold...Dazed & Confused." C. M. Guerrero,
photographer; El Nuevo Herald, Miami.
Feature/human interest photo: "The Triple Axel." Ken Regan,
photographer, Camera 5; James Colton, director of photography;
Newsweek, New York.
Photo series: "The Healing Touch." Lynn Johnson, photographer,
Black Star; James Colton, director of photography; Newsweek, New
Newspaper article/hard news story: "The Deadly Practice of
Divorce." Joan Cheever, Joanne Naiman, reporters; Doreen
Weisenhaus, editor in chief; The National Law Journal, New York.
Newspaper article/feature story: "Women of the Veil." Deborah
Scroggins, staff writer; Jean Shifrin, staff photographer; Atlanta
Newspaper editorial/opinion column: John Nichols, associate editor;
The Blade, Toledo, Ohio.
Newspaper regular non-opinion column: "Skin Trade." Lisa Jones;
The Village Voice, New York.
Newspaper investigative series, features, special section, group
project or special edition -- circulation of 100,000 or fewer:
"Unequal Protection: The Racial Divide in Environmental Law."
Marianne Lavelle, Marcia Coyle, Claudia MacLachlan, reporters; The
National Law Journal, New York.
Newspaper investigative series, features, special section, group
project or special edition -- circulation of more than 100,000:
"Women's Health Issues." Patricia Anstett, staff writer; Detroit
Free Press, Detroit.
Magazine article -- external weekly publication: "Sea of Lies."
John Barry, national security correspondent; Newsweek, New York.
Magazine article -- external monthly publication: (Two Winners)
"In Search of Common Ground." Jennifer Wolff, writer; Lisa Bain,
editor; Glamour, New York.
"A Moment of Love." Karen Walden, editor in chief; Stephanie von
Hirschberg, senior editor; Nicole Gregory, writer; New Woman, New
Magazine article -- internal publication: "His Sweetest Success."
Catherine S. Fee, staff manager; AT&T, Basking Ridge, N.J.
Magazine editorial/opinion column: "Making Sense of la Difference,"
"Stamping Out a Dread Scourge" and "Why Women Finally Are Winning."
Barbara Ehreureich; TIME, New York.
Magazine regular non-opinion column: "Truth in Fashion." Irene
Daria, Christine Fellingham, writers; Joanne Mattera, editor;
Glamour, New York.
Magazine series, group project, special section or special edition
-- external publication: "My Breast." Joyce Wadler, free-lance
writer; New York, New York.
External magazine, corporate/for-profit: "Mature Outlook."
Marjorie Groves, editor; Robert Riley, art director; Meredith Corp.,
Des Moines, Iowa.
External magazine, non-profit: "National Parks." Sue E. Dodge,
editor; National Parks and Conservation Association, Washington.
Internal magazine, corporate/for-profit: "AT&T Encore Magazine."
Carol Albright, Catherine S. Fee, staff managers; AT&T, Basking
Internal magazine, non-profit: "Storytelling Magazine." Mary C.
Weaver, editor; Jane L. Hillhouse, art director; Jimmy Neil Smith,
executive director; National Association for the Preservation and
Perpetuation of Storytelling, Knoxville, Tenn.
Most improved magazine: "NUKEM Market Report." Dr. Arthur Max,
manager, Nuclear Fuel Market Consulting; Elizabeth A. Martin,
director, market publications and consulting; Edward F. Giltenan,
managing editor; NUKEM, Inc., Stamford, Conn.
Brochure, corporate/for-profit: "Credit Cards: An Owner's Manual."
Mary Coady, manager, editorial services; VISA U.S.A. Inc., San
Brochure, non-profit: "Enhancing the Quality of Life." Heather
Special print communications - internal: "Voluntary Retirement."
D.C. Poeppelmeier, coordinator; James Ross, video specialist; Ohio
Edison Company, Akron, Ohio.
Special print communications, 1-2 colors: "Techniques for an
Empowered Workforce." Development Dimensions International,
Special print communications, 3 or more colors: "Pittsburgh Always
Shows You Its Best Face." Greater Pittsburgh Convention & Visitors
Reference/resource directory: "The Scottsdale Resident's Guide."
Lisa Honebrink, public affairs specialist II; City of Scottsdale,
External newsletter, corporate/for-profit: (Two Winners)
"MediaQuest." Mariesa K. Kemble, Barbara Kalunian, publishers;
Linda BJ Petrillo, assistant editor; MediaQuest, Boston.
"Off Mike Newsletter." Laura Cox, promotion/community services
manager and editor; Malou Nubla, assistant editor; KGO Radio, San
External newsletter, non-profit: "St. Bernard-Elmwood Place
Newsletter." Diane J. Tomasik, communications coordinator; St.
Bernard-Elmwood Place Schools, St. Bernard, Ohio.
Internal newsletter, corporate/for-profit: "ANC News." Carol A.
Constantine, vice president, corporate communications; Polly Moles,
manager, internal communications; American National Can Company,
Internal newsletter, non-profit: "Supply Lines." Kevin Whattam,
editor; Sara B. Nelson, illustrator; Supply System, Richland, Wash.
Most improved newsletter: "Southern Highlights." Sam Heys, editor;
Southern Highlights staff; Southern Company Services, Inc., Atlanta.
Public relations one-time campaign, corporate/for-profit: "Ohio
Relay Service." Diane B. Pucko, vice president; Rick Williams, art
director; George Brown, copywriter; PROCONSUL Public Relations,
Public relations one-time campaign, non-profit: "Community
Relations Campaign for the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute."
Barry Huey, Bullock & Cook Advertising, Inc.; Jesse J. Lewis &
Associates Advertising, Inc., Birmingham, Ala.
Public relations campaign, ongoing: "CreditWise." Mary Coady,
manager, editorial services; VISA U.S.A. Inc., San Mateo, Calif.
Public affairs campaign, ongoing: "City for Youth." Paula
Sulinski, creative director; David Devereaux, producer; John
O'Donnell, publicist; WTVS Detroit Public Television, Detroit.
Special event: "Walk of Paws." Lisa Kerth, director of
communications; Lynn Terry, public relations specialist; Humane
Society of Austin & Travis County, Austin, Texas.
Video news release: "At Least You Have Your Health." Denise J.
Patton, vice president, public relations; National Association of
Life Underwriters, Washington.
Annual report: "Taking Shape: Adapting to Remain Effective." Judy
Y. Samelson, vice president, communications; Charles Stewart Mott
Foundation, Flint, Mich.
Crisis communications campaign: "Andrew-Busters." Joe Lacher;
Spero Canton; Southern Bell, Miami.
Community relations campaign: "Liz Claiborne, Inc. Women's Work."
Liz Claiborne, Inc.; Maria Kalligeros, vice president, Patrice
Tanaka & Company, Inc., New York.
Community service campaign: "The Arby's 'Neighbors in Need'
Program." Lynn Sokler, Caroline Duffy, vice presidents; Manning,
Selvage & Lee/Atlanta, Atlanta.
Marketing communications campaign -- established products or
services: "AHA Hispanic Outreach Initiative." American Heart
Marketing communications campaign - new products or services: (Two
Winners) "Misericordia on Motherhood." JoAnn Mower, chief executive
officer; Rosanio, Bailets & Talamo, Inc., Cherry Hill, N.J.
"Debut of the New Charlotte Convention Center." Jeanne Swenson, New
Charlotte Convention Center; Ron Funari, Charlotte
Convention/Visitors Bureau; Price McNabb Advertising Agency,
Direct-mail campaign: "REALTOR/Real People." Real Estate Today,
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS, Chicago.
Single direct-mail piece: "USA Weekend Family Flakes." Bruce
Kimerer, promotion director/writer; Rob Glaubke, designer; Kris
Juzaitis, creative director; USA Weekend, New York.
Conference/convention promotion: "WICI Southwest Regional
Conference." Austin, Texas.
Informational and/or training video: "Smart Investments: Shaping
Your Future Today." Profit Sharing Council of America, Chicago.
Videotape, film or slide/tape presentation -- 15 minutes or less:
"Bell System History." Brian Schmidlin, Fred Wessel, directors,
Schmidlin-Wessel Production; Paula Orth, writer/producer, Wisconsin
Videotape, film or slide/tape presentation -- longer than 15
minutes: "D&B TV." The D&B TV Team; Dun & Bradstreet Information
Services, North America, Murray Hill, N.J.
Radio spot news: "Los Angeles, April 29, 1992: After the
Verdicts." Ina Jaffe, reporter; Adrienne Ciuffo, Loretta Williams,
producers; National Public Radio, Los Angeles.
Radio feature spot: "Mona and Ilona." Tovia K. Smith, reporter;
Radio documentary program: "An Intimate Portrait of Race in
Boston." Cecilia Vaisman, Jay Allison, Christina Egloff, producers;
WGBH Radio Boston, Boston.
Radio documentary series: "Today in Texas." Jim Gough, host/
narrator, producer; Bob Flagg, writer; Jim Gough Enterprises,
Radio public service announcement: "El Susto." American Heart
Weekly radio show: "World News This Week." Gil Longin, writer;
John Grimes, anchor; ABC News, Radio, New York.
Daily radio show: "Which Way, L.A.? LAPD Use of Force." Warren
Olney, host/anchor; Ruth Hirschman, executive producer; KCRW (FM),
Santa Monica, Calif.
Women's issues radio program: "Eternal Vigilance." Laura L.
Sydell, producer/writer; Paul Ruest, co-producer; Amy Goodman,
editor; Listen Up Productions, New York.
Television spot news story from a network or national syndicated
production: "CNN Somalia Coverage: Operation Restore Hope:
Dec. 9, 1992." Cable News Network, Atlanta.
Television spot news story from a local production: "Tanker
Explosion." Maryann Lazarski, executive producer; Jerry Huffman,
producer; Mark Parikka, associate producer; WISN-TV, Milwaukee.
Television feature story from a network or national syndicated
production: "Handel's Messiah." Jamie Gangel, national
correspondent; Bert Medley, producer; Jeff Zucker, executive
producer; "The Today Show," NBC News, Washington.
Television feature story from a local production: "Born To Run."
Donald Thoms, executive producer; Michael English, producer; Charles
Bokor, segment producer; Maryland Public Television, Owings Mills,
Comprehensive or ongoing television feature story from a network or
national syndicated production: "Long Journey Home -- 20/20." Tom
Jarriel, correspondent; Janice Tomlin, producer; Victor Neufeld,
executive producer; Capital Cities/ABC, Inc., New York.
Comprehensive or ongoing television feature story from a local
production: "Rethinking the American Dream." Wayne Garcia,
reporter; Glenn Aust, photographer/editor; KIRO TV, Seattle.
Television Investigative news coverage: "Brainless Babies." Pamela
Hill, vice president and executive producer; Mark Feldstein,
correspondent; CNN Special Assignment, New York.
Television documentary program from a network or national syndicated
production: "48 HOURS: Killer Next Door." CBS News/48 HOURS, New
Television documentary program from a local production: "Victim No
More." Laura Carter, executive producer; Lisa Brown, producer; Pat
Harvey, host; KCAL-TV, Los Angeles.
Television documentary series from a network or national syndicated
production: "The People Bomb." CNN Special Reports'; Cable News
Television documentary series from a local production: "Breast
Cancer: My Personal Story." Lu Ann Cahn, reporter/ producer; Kathi
Johnson, photographer/producer/editor; Steve Doerr, executive
producer; WCAU-TV, Philadelphia.
Television public affairs program: "On Our Toes: From the Barrio
to the Ballet." Christina Gonzalez, reporter; KTTV-TV, Hollywood,
Television sports news coverage: "Mike Tyson Trial Coverage." Dave
Brofsky, producer; Charley Steiner, reporter; Jim Drucker, legal
correspondent; ESPN, Bristol, Conn.
Television health/medical news story: "Binge Eating Disorder
Series." Ellen Shuman, Family! reporter; Scott Wegener,
videographer; WCPO-TV, Cincinnati.
Television talk show: "To the Contrary." Carol Wonsavage, Susan
Morrison, executive producers; Melissa Martin, show producer; Bonnie
Erbe, host; Maryland Public Television, Owings Mills, Md.
Television newsmagazine program: "Oprah: Behind the Scenes II."
Debra DiMaio, executive producer; Lloyd Kramer, producer; Wendy
Roth, coordinating producer; HARPO Productions, Inc., Chicago.
Television station/image promotion spot: "Dirty Laundry." Judy
Finch, senior producer; Comedy Central, New York.
Television public service announcement: "Look Good...Feel Better."
Cosmetic, Toiletry, and Fragrance Association Foundation; American
Cancer Society; National Cosmetology Association, Washington.
Advertising media kit: "1993 ASHA Media Kit." Pamela J. Leppin,
advertising sales manager; Joyce Mulcahy, graphic designer; American
Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Rockville, Md.
Business-to-business print advertising: "The Magnificent Seven."
Jan Cain, president/creative director; Daniel Thompson, art
director/copy director; Robin Slough, designer; Rob Lang,
photographer; Mercado/Cain Associates, Inc., New York.
Consumer print advertising: "Every Woman." Gerald Weinstein,
executive vice president/creative director; Alexandra Botwin, art
director; Leah Gans, copywriter; Medicus Consumer/DMB&B, New York.
Radio advertising spot: "Comparison Shopping." Ross Crusemann,
director of marketing; Thomas Hripko, writer; The Richards Group,
Television advertising spot: "Voluntary Hospitals of America --
'Cars/People.'" Melinda Marcus, creative director; Scott
Thibodeaux, art director; Max Wright, senior copywriter; Marcus &
Single-medium print business-to-business advertising campaign: