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Show you can compete with the best of the best. Use the feedback from the Music City Gold Pen Awards to enter an even stronger submission at regional and international levels.

IABC Southern Region Silver Quill Awards

IABC Southern Region’s annual awards competition, Silver Quill, is the chance for regional communication professionals to step up and be recognized for their achievements. Covering 28 streamlined categories aligned with the international IABC Gold Quill Awards, this is also a chance to ladder up to the next competition without rewriting your work plan. The annual award celebration takes place during the IABC Southern Region #Connect2Comms Conference.


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IABC Gold Quill Awards

For more than 40 years, IABC’s Gold Quill Awards have recognized and awarded excellence in strategic communication worldwide. Gold Quill is the only awards program that honors the dedication, innovation, and passion of communicators on a global scale.

Since 2008, more than 4,451 projects have been entered in the Gold Quill Awards.

All IABC Gold Quill Award entries are evaluated by international professional communicators with more than 10 years of experience. The majority of evaluators have earned Gold Quill Awards. Many are either IABC accredited or certified by the Global Communication Certification Council. And, all are trained to evaluate entries against established criteria aligned to IABC’s Global Standard of the communication profession.

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