2014 Gold Trumpet Winners

Our con­grat­u­la­tions to these recip­i­ents of 2014 Golden Trum­pet Awards for dis­tin­guished achieve­ment in each of the fol­low­ing cat­e­gories of practice:

Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Mate­ri­als — Newsletters/Magazines
Con­nec­tions Com­mu­nity Newsletter Gift of Hope Organ & Tis­sue Donor Network
“School of Hard Rock” Illi­nois Insti­tute of Technology
State of America’s Libraries Report Amer­i­can Library Association
Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Mate­r­ial — Brochures, Book­lets or Books
Safety with a Sense of Style L.C. Williams & Associates
Saint Xavier Uni­ver­sity Recruit­ment Materials Saint Xavier University
Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Mate­ri­als — Cor­po­rate and/or Annual Reports
Edel­man FY13 Global Cit­i­zen­ship Report Edel­man
Hormel Foods 2012 Cor­po­rate Respon­si­bil­ity Report Burson-Marsteller
Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Mate­ri­als — Non-Profit Annual Reports
2013 Annual Report Microsite Jew­ish United Fund/Jewish Fed­er­a­tion of Met­ro­pol­i­tan Chicago
Grace Lives Just Around the Corner Turner+Cunniff
Light­house: Hon­or­ing and Mak­ing History Chicago Light­house
Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Mate­ri­als — Video Features
Engag­ing Employ­ees Through Video North­west­ern Medicine
More than Statistics Res­olute Consulting
The Place Where Awe­some Lives Turner+Cunniff
Com­mu­nity Relations
Allstate’s Safe & Secure Community All­state
Bring­ing Aquar­ium to Lurie Children’s Hospital Pub­lic Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Inc.
Forg­ing a Community’s Future Res­olute Consulting
Hos­pi­tals for Hope Trans­forms Outreach Gift of Hope Organ & Tis­sue Donor Network
Launch­ing DeVry University’s STEM Ready DeVry Uni­ver­sity
The All­state Foun­da­tion Pur­ple Purse Zeno Group
Vol­un­teers Build Play­ground in Chicago Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
Wal­greens Expres­sions Challenge Gold­Star Communications
Financial/Investor Rela­tions
Tran­sUnion Insight: Stu­dent Lend­ing Crisis Golin­Har­ris
Gov­ern­ment Affairs
GROW-IL: Sup­port for Hydraulic Fracturing Mac Strate­gies Group
Traf­fic Safety Coali­tion — Ohio Res­olute Consulting
Win­ning Mar­riage Equal­ity in Illinois ASGK Pub­lic Strategies
Inter­nal Communications-Employee
 Cre­at­ing Value with an EHR  Prairie Oak Com­mu­ni­ca­tions, Inc.
Drive to Deliver: Navistar’s Turnaround  Nav­is­tar, Inc.
“It’s All About the Patient Experience”  North­west­ern Medicine
Inter­na­tional Pub­lic Relations
Per­sonal Train­ers To Watch L.C. Williams & Associates
Issues Man­age­ment
Discover’s Path­way to Finan­cial Success Dis­cover Finan­cial Services
The PEDIGREE Feed­ing Project Weber Shand­wick
Trees for 2050 Chicago Botanic Garden
Mar­ket­ing– Branding
 2013 Chicago Flower & Gar­den Show  Green­Mark Pub­lic Rela­tions, Inc.
Acquity Group State of B2B Procurement  Walker Sands Communication
Advanc­ing an Indus­try Pioneer’s Leadership  Edelman
 Cre­at­ing Mar­ket Need Through Data  Walker Sands Communication
 Explor­ing Music with Bill McGlaughlin  I Imagine
 Intro­duc­ing the North­west­ern Med­i­cine Brand  North­west­ern Medicine
 Keep­ing SMBs off the Sidelines  Zeno Group
Lead­Jen “Mar­ket­ing to Mar­keters”  Infographic  Clarus Communications
PHILADELPHIA — Share Our Strength Hen­son Consulting
Putting Catamaran’s Inno­va­tion to Work Zeno Group
There’s A Gar­den Up There! Chicago Botanic Garden
Mar­ket­ing– Health
Pro­vid­ing Under­served with Health­care Access Pub­lic Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Inc.
Sup­port­ing Small Busi­nesses Dur­ing Health­care Reform Aflac with Big Fuel, First Born & Hill+Knowlton Strategies
Mar­ket­ing– Consumer
America’s Egg Farm­ers Take Back Easter Edel­man
Love Your I-PASS lli­nois Tollway
Travel is Call­ing You Edel­man
WAHL All-Star Facial Hair HY Con­nect
Mar­ket­ing– Food and Beverage
As Good As Gold Golin­Har­ris
But­ter­ball Embraces New Thanks­giv­ing Table Edel­man
Coca-Cola Chicago Black­hawks Com­mem­o­ra­tive Can Res­olute Consulting
Fisher Gets Nuts with Recipes Blue Chip Mar­ket­ing Worldwide
FruttareTM (TM– this needs to be smaller and raised up) Inspires the Song of the Summer Golin­Har­ris
Hooked on a Good Catch Golin­Har­ris
Mar­ket­ing– Lifestyle
27 Gar­dens, 1 Cool App Chicago Botanic Garden
Ever­purse: Kick­starter to Fash­ion Phenom Zap­wa­ter Com­mu­ni­ca­tions, Inc.
The New Denim Darling Zap­wa­ter Com­mu­ni­ca­tions, Inc.
Social Media– Campaign
A Case of the Mandays JSH&A Com­mu­ni­ca­tions
Eureka’s Most Pow­er­ful Social Campaign L.C. Williams & Associates
Lund­beck Engages Niche Epilepsy Community Edel­man, Klick Health & the Patient Expe­ri­ence Project(PEP)
Seattle’s Best Cof­fee — Black Friday Zeno Group
Social Media– Website
36 Under 36 Jew­ish United Fund/Jewish Fed­er­a­tion of Met­ro­pol­i­tan Chicago
Lund­beck Web­site for Epilepsy Community Edel­man, Klick Health & the Patient Expe­ri­ence Project (PEP)
Play­tex Be Uniquely You O’Malley Hansen Communications
Spe­cial Events and Observances
The Food Bud­dha Does Mt. Prospect Zap­wa­ter Com­mu­ni­ca­tions, Inc.
Walt Disney’s Birth­place Home Restoration Allied Inte­grated Marketing