2010 Silver Trumpet Winners

Our con­grat­u­la­tions to these recip­i­ents of 2010 Sil­ver Trum­pet Awards for dis­tin­guished achieve­ment in each of the fol­low­ing cat­e­gories of practice:

Com­mu­nity Relations

Open Streets: Play in Your Neigh­bor­hood
Active Trans­porta­tion Alliance

Sci­ence Chicago – Life’s a Lab!
Car­olyn Grisko & Asso­ciates, Inc.

Donate Life Illi­nois 2009 Cam­pus Chal­lenge
Car­olyn Grisko & Asso­ciates, Inc.

The Burn­ham Plan Cen­ten­nial
The Burn­ham Plan Cen­ten­nial Com­mit­tee
and Chicago Metrop­o­lis 2020

Life­Source New Moon Blood Drive
Hen­son Con­sult­ing, Inc.

Abra­ham Lin­coln Bicen­ten­nial Com­mis­sion
Jasculca/Terman and Asso­ciates, Inc.

Chicago Tran­sit Authority’s Cir­cle Line
Res­olute Consulting

Mock­ing HIT Adop­tion
Ritz Com­mu­ni­ca­tions
for Swedish Covenant Hospital


Bridg­ing Adver­sity through Dance
Jan­ice McCaf­ferty Communications

Illi­nois Pol­icy Insti­tute – Eco­nomic Reform Agenda
Mac Strate­gies Group, Inc.

Cam­paign: Learn in the City. Lead in the World
North­east­ern Illi­nois University

Build­ing The Col­lab­o­ra­tive Group
Res­olute Consulting

Joint Com­mis­sion Cen­ter for Trans­form­ing Health­care
The Joint Commission

Guer­rilla Pride-Building Cam­paign

Intro­duc­ing Bar­ton Health­care
Zap­wa­ter Communications

Spe­cial Events and Observances

“A Christ­mas Carol” Train Tour
Allied Inte­grated Marketing

PUBLIC ENEMIES Takes Over Chicago
Allied Inte­grated Marketing

An Incar­cer­a­tion “Cell-a-bration”
City of Joliet

Studs Terkel Com­mu­nity Media Awards
Com­mu­nity Media Workshop

Old Style Cel­e­brates New Beer’s Eve
Eise­man Associates

McDonald’s McHappy Day for RMHC
Golin­Har­ris, Bur­rell Com­mu­ni­ca­tions, IW Group, VPE Pub­lic Rela­tions
and McDonald’s USA

“Twi­light” Dri­ves Chicagoland Blood Dona­tions
Hol­ly­wood Palms Cinema

Chicago Slaugh­ter 2009 Post-Season
Mac Strate­gies Group, Inc.

Eli’s Pres­i­den­tial Inau­gural Cheese­cake
Mau­reen Schul­man Pub­lic Rela­tions, Inc.

Chicago Bliss: LFL League Debut
Zap­wa­ter Communications

Inter­nal Communications

Brew­ing Up Employee Com­mit­ment at Mol­son Coors
and Mol­son Coors Brew­ing Company

Gov­ern­ment Affairs

OpenCuba.org: Free­dom of Travel Con­nect­ing Nations
Orb­itz World­wide
and Brodeur Part­ners

Cam­paign to Restore MAP Fund­ing
DePaul Uni­ver­sity

Finan­cial and Investor Relations

Tran­sUnion: Ele­vat­ing Intel­li­gence, Earn­ing Credit

Issues Man­age­ment

Pro­mot­ing the Perio-Cardio Con­nec­tion
Amer­i­can Acad­emy of Periodontology

The NEW News Report
Com­mu­nity Media Workshop

Lati­nos in Tech­nol­ogy: Chal­lenge and Oppor­tu­nity
Cul­tural Com­mu­ni­ca­tions, LLC
and Latino Tech­nol­ogy Alliance

Empower Takes Giant Steps
Empower Pub­lic Relations

Rigo Padilla: Out­stand­ing Col­lege Stu­dent, Depor­ta­tion Halted
Illi­nois Coali­tion for Immi­grant and Refugee Rights

Yel­low School Buses Go Green
and Ketchum

Illi­nois Pol­icy Insti­tute – IllinoisOpenGov.org
Mac Strate­gies Group, Inc.

Waste Watcher and Win­ter Pre­pared­ness Cam­paign
Peo­ples Gas
and North Shore Gas

Clean­ing Up Com­mer­cial Waste Fran­chises
Res­olute Consulting

Cli­mate Impacts of Hous­ing Loca­tion
Cen­ter for Neigh­bor­hood Tech­nol­ogy
and Ter­ra­com Pub­lic Relations

Tell a Gal P.A.L. 2009 Cam­paign
The All­state Foun­da­tion
and Zeno Group

Cri­sis Pub­lic Relations

Hormel Pre­pares for H1N1 Influenza
Hormel Foods
and Burson-Marsteller


Chicago Goes UP!
Allied Inte­grated Marketing

The Ulti­mate Gated Com­mu­nity
Blitz Group LLC

If Your Walls Could Talk
Cramer-Krasselt Pub­lic Relations

AXE Dark Temp­ta­tion: As Irre­sistible as Choco­late

But­ter­ball Cel­e­brates Thanks­giv­ing with Value

Vapor­Ti­nis: The Cock­tail You Inhale
Edi­ble Ink

Kmart National Lay­away Week
Sears Hold­ings Cor­po­ra­tion
and Flow­ers Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Group

Florida Grape­fruit Gets the Spot­light
for the Florida Depart­ment of Citrus

Giv­ing the Gift of Safety
Under­writ­ers Lab­o­ra­to­ries
and Golin­Har­ris

Lit­tle Black Dress Wines
Hen­son Con­sult­ing, Inc.

Sav­ing Endan­gered Wildlife through Beauty
Jan­ice McCaf­ferty Communications

Meta­mu­cil: Not Your Grandma’s Lax­a­tive
Proc­ter & Gam­ble
and MS&L

Keep The Lights On
Matt­son Com­mu­ni­ca­tions, Inc.
and Cohen Finan­cial

Tak­ing Hanes­brands to New Heights
O’Malley Hansen Communications

Oak­ton Com­mu­nity College

Cus­tomer Lead­ers Drive Mar­ket­ing Suc­cess
Porter Nov­elli

Real Pirates Equals Real Suc­cess
The Field Museum

Turner + Cunniff

Mars Real Choco­late Relief Act
Weber Shand­wick

M&M’S Rac­ing Cre­ates ‘Fan­vo­cates’
Weber Shand­wick

SNICKERS Helps Feed­ing Amer­ica Bar Hunger
Weber Shand­wick

South Beach Wine & Food Fes­ti­val
Sar­gento 2009 South Beach Wine & Food Fes­ti­val
and Wheat­ley & Timmons

Rais­ing the Bar for Man­pam­per­ing HALO [FOR MEN]
Zap­wa­ter Communications

Inter­na­tional Pub­lic Relations

African Med­ical Lab­o­ra­tory Accred­i­ta­tion Sig­nif­i­cance
Amer­i­can Soci­ety for Clin­i­cal Pathol­ogy (ASCP)

New Media

Run­ning Dig­i­tal Race with ACS
Cramer-Krasselt Pub­lic Relations

VELVEETA: Recipe for Social Media Suc­cess
Edel­man Chicago / Kraft Foods

The All­state Foun­da­tion: Your Choice to Empower
The All­state Foun­da­tion
and Fleishman-Hillard

Amer­i­can Med­ical Asso­ci­a­tion
Jasculca/Terman and Asso­ciates, Inc.

Edi­tion Boiselle 2010 Cal­en­dar Pro­mo­tion
Kemp Equine

Sara Lee Deli – Shar­ing the Mama Sagas
O’Malley Hansen Communications

New Media Extends Shedd’s Reach
Shedd Aquar­ium
and Pub­lic Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Inc.

Ther­mos MOTHERHOOD Social Media Con­test
Wheat­ley & Timmons

Brochures, Book­lets or Books

Nature in the City Brochure
Chicago Park District

How to Go Glam Nat­u­rally
for the Florida Depart­ment of Citrus

Pur­vey­ors of Good Cheer, PR
Kathy Scha­ef­fer and Asso­ciates, Inc.

For­eign Exchange Basics

Uni­ver­sity of Illi­nois 2010 Pocket Facts
Uni­ver­sity of Illinois

Newslet­ters or Magazines

Life­Times Senior Newslet­ter
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois

Sell­ing a New Urban Ecosys­tem
Lin­coln Park Zoo

Impact Mag­a­zine

Non-Profit Annual Reports

Be The Change
Albany Park Com­mu­nity Center

2008 Com­mu­nity Ser­vice Report
North­west­ern Memo­r­ial Hospital

Braille Lit­er­acy: A Hadley Pri­or­ity
The Hadley School for the Blind

Pub­lic Ser­vice Announcements

Donate Life Illi­nois Charles Till­man PSA
Car­olyn Grisko & Asso­ciates, Inc.

“This is My Water” Cam­paign
West­Glen Com­mu­ni­ca­tions
for Alliance for the Great Lakes

Fea­ture Video­tapes and Films

Donate Life Illi­nois Fea­tured Video “Samantha’s Story”
Car­olyn Grisko & Asso­ciates, Inc.

2009 JUF Annual Cam­paign Video
Jew­ish United Fund

Car vs. Train: Car Seat Safety Les­son
Britax Child Safety
and The Reynolds Com­mu­ni­ca­tions Group

Fea­ture Stories

IIT Mag­a­zine 2009: “Mr. Enter­tain­ment”
Illi­nois Insti­tute of Technology

Web Sites

JUF News
and Jew­ish United Fund

CUB’s Online Oasis for Con­sumers
Cit­i­zens Util­ity Board

Printed Press Kits

Press Kit Brakes for Baby
The Field Museum