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Victoria shines in the 2019 IABC Gold Quill Awards

Victorian communication professionals have won an outstanding 15 awards in the 2019 International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Gold Quill Awards​ – many winning more than one award.

For more than 40 years, IABC’s Gold Quill Awards have recognized and awarded excellence in strategic communication worldwide. The program is recognized as one of the most prestigious awards programs in the communication profession.

Victorian entries judged the best in the world hail from top tier banks, boutique consultancies, infrastructure businesses, not for profits and government authorities. All found their place on the global stage through membership of IABC Victoria.

Congratulations to: Aurecon, Cropley Communication, Ambulance Victoria, 3AC and Department of Health and Human Services, Pesel & Carr, ANZ, The Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia, Victoria Police and JAW Communications.

“Every year Victorian communication professionals shine on the global stage and this year is no exception,” said Sia Papageorgiou SCMP, FRSA, President IABC Victoria. “My sincere congratulations to all Victorian award winners on your outstanding work and on being recognised as some of the best communication professionals in the world.”

The awards will be presented on Tuesday, 11 June, at the ​Excellence Gala​, held at IABC’s World Conference in Vancouver. The Gala will also recognize the winners of the “Best of the Best” awards, “IABC Gold Quill Agency/Team of the Year” awards and other special awards that will be announced later this month. For more information on the Gold Quill Awards, including the full list of winners, go to​