2016 Skyline Award Winners

Individual Awards

Chicago Executive of the Year:

  • Jordan Sadoff, Chief Executive Officer, Restore

Chicago PR Professional of the Year:

  • Mike Santoro, President, Walker Sands

Chicago PR Young Professional of the Year:

  • Caiti Bieberich, Senior Account Executive, Ketchum

Skyline Awards

Program Award Winners:

  • Edelman: Community Relations – Business Products

  • Zeno Group: Community Relations – Business Products

  • *Medline: Community Relations – Business Products

  • Walgreens: Community Relations – Business Services

  • *Taylor Global, Inc.: Community Relations – Business Services

  • *Public Communications Inc. Community Relations – Associations/Nonprofit Organizations

  • Virginia Mann Group: Crisis Communication – Business

  • Public Communications Inc.: Events and Observances (More Than Seven Days) – Associations/Nonprofit Organizations

  • Ketchum: Events and Observances (More Than Seven Days) – Business Products

  • Weber Shandwick & Wallgreens: Events and Observances (More Than Seven Days) – Business Products

  • Golin and Palin Communications: Events and Observances (More Than Seven Days) – Business Products

  • *Ketchum & ConAgra: Events and Observances (More Than Seven Days) – Business Products

  • Henson Consulting: Events and Observances (More Than Seven Days) – Business Services

  • *Allstate Insurance Company: Events and Observances (More Than Seven Days) – Business Services

  • JSH&A : Events and Observances (Seven or Fewer Days) – Consumer Products

  • Zeno Group: Events and Observances (Seven or Fewer Days) – Consumer Products

  • *KemperLesnik: Events and Observances (Seven or Fewer Days) – Consumer Services

  • *Public Communications Inc.: Events and Observances (Seven or Fewer Days) – Nonprofits

  • *Golin: Global Communications

  • Henson Consulting: Integrated Communications – Associations

  • Aflac & Hill + Knowlton Strategies: Integrated Communications – Business to Business

  • FleishmanHillard & TBWA/Chiat/Day: Integrated Communications – Consumer Products – Food & Beverage

  • Zeno Group: Integrated Communications – Consumer Products – Food & Beverage

  • Golin: Integrated Communications – Consumer Products – Food & Beverage

  • Hill + Knowlton Strategies: Integrated Communications – Consumer Services

  • *Marj Halperin Consulting & the Trust for Public Land: Integrated Communications – Nonprofit Organizations

  • Edelman & Hewlett Packard Enterprise: Internal Communications – Business (More Than 10,000 Employees)

  • Baxter International, FleishmanHillard & Remedy: Internal Communications – Business (More Than 10,000 Employees)

  • Allstate: Internal Communications – Business (More Than 10,000 Employees)

  • *Tenneco Inc., Grayson Emmett Partners and Dharma Communications Incorporated: Internal Communications – Business (More Than 10,000 Employees)

  • Weber Shandwick & Milk Processor Education Program (MilkPEP): Issues Management – Business

  • *Hilton Worldwide & Edelman: Issues Management: Other

  • SE10 Public Relations: Marketing Business to Business – Products

  • *CBD Marketing & ITW’s BuildClean: Marketing Business to Business – Products

  • *Weber Shandwick & MilkPEP: Marketing Business to Business – Beverages

  • Zeno Group: Marketing Consumer Products – Food

  • Sprout Pharmaceuticals & Edelman: Marketing Consumer Products – Health

  • Current Marketing: Marketing Consumer Products – Packaged Goods

  • Ketchum & Cottonelle: Marketing Consumer Products – Packaged Goods

  • *Ketchum: Marketing Consumer Products – Packaged Goods

  • *Golin & Discover Financial Services: Marketing Consumer Services – Financial Services

  • *Hill + Knowlton Strategies & Aflac: Marketing Consumer Services – Health Care Services

  • *Ogilvy Public Relations: Marketing Consumer Services – Other

  • Finn Partners: Marketing Consumer Services – Travel and Tourism/Hospitality

  • *Public Communications Inc.: Multicultural Public Relations – Associations/Government/Nonprofit Organizations

  • *Resolute Consulting: Public Affairs – Associations/Nonprofits Organizations

  • Weber Shandwick & the American Academy of Periodontology: Public Affairs – Associations

  • L.C. Williams & Associates: Public Affairs – Associations

  • *Golin & Paladin Communications: Public Service – Business

  • Current Marketing: Public Service – Nonprofit Organizations

  • Edelman: Public Service – Nonprofit Organizations

  • Weber Shandwick: Public Service – Nonprofit Organizations

  • *Motion PR & Honor Flight Chicago: Public Service – Nonprofit Organizations

  • *Kivvit: Public Service – Partnerships

  • *Hill + Knowlton Strategies & Aflac: Reputation/Brand Management – Business and Companies With Sales over $10 Million

  • *Golin & Palin Communications: Reputation/Brand Management – Business and Companies With Sales over $10 Million

  • Henson Consulting Inc.: Reputation/Brand Management – Nonprofit Organizations

Project Award Winners:

  • Resolute Consulting: Brochures category – Print

  • L.C. Williams & Associates: Consumer Projects – Creative Tactics

  • American Association of Diabetes Educators: External Video Programs – Consumer Projects

  • Current Marketing: External Video Programs – Consumer Projects

  • *Allstate Insurance Company: Internal/Intranet Video Programs

  • Public Communications Inc.: Media Relations – Associations

  • FleishmanHillard: Media Relations Business to Business – Other

  • *Finn Partners: Media Relations Business to Business – Other

  • Walker Sands & Wayin: Media Relations – Business to Business Products

  • *Walker Sands: Media Relations – Business to Business Products

  • *Walker Sands: Media Relations – Professional and/or Financial Services

  • *Finn Partners & Apttus: Media Relations – Professional and/or Financial Services

  • Current Marketing: Media Relations Consumer Products – Food and Beverage

  • *Public Communications Inc.: Media Relations Consumer Products – Other

  • *Leo+ & Esurance: Media Relations Consumer Services – Financial Services

  • *Hill + Knowlton Strategies & Aflac: Media Relations Consumer Services – Health Care Services

  • KemperLesnik: Media Relations Consumer Services – Other

  • Henson Consulting: Media Relations Consumer Services – Technology

  • Ketchum & Mullen Lowe: Media Relations Consumer Services – Technology

  • *Public Communications Inc. & John G. Shedd Aquarium: Media Relations Nonprofit Organizations

  • Ketchum: Online Video

  • Resolute Consulting: Online Video

  • *Weber Shandwick & Walgreens: Online Video

  • *Resolute Consulting and Gary/Chicago International Airport: Press Conferences

  • *CK&D Cause Marketing and Media Group: Public Service Announcements

  • CBD Marketing and Stout Risius Ross: Publications – Single Issue Newsletters/Booklets/Calendars

  • *Allstate Insurance Company: Publications – Single Issue Newsletters/Booklets/Calendars

  • Public Communications & Illinois Alliance to Prevent Obesity: Social Media – Associations/Government/Nonprofit organizations

  • Museum of Science and Industry: Social Media – Associations/Government/Nonprofit organizations

  • KemperLesnik: Social Media – Business to Business

  • *Edelman: Social Media – Business to Business

  • Edelman: Social Media – Consumer Products

  • Ketchum: Social Media – Consumer Products

  • Weber Shandwick: Social Media – Consumer Products

  • *L.C. Williams & Associates: Social Media – Consumer Products

  • Walker Sands: External Websites

Skyline winners are denoted with an asterik(*).