2017 Landmarks of Excellence

2017 Landmarks of Excellence Awards

The 2017 Landmarks of Excellence Awards Call for Entries has now closed, but please join us to celebrate results at our official awards ceremony on October 12 at The Kentucky Center for African American Heritage. Ticketing information below!

PRSA Bluegrass and IABC Louisville Invite Louisville-area communications professionals to submit their work to the 2017 Annual Landmarks of Excellence Awards competition.

Since their beginning in 1982, the Landmarks of Excellence Awards have recognized the very best in professional communications, acknowledging distinctive creative planning and the successful execution of communications programs and projects, as well as individual practitioners in the region.

The 2017 Landmarks of Excellence Awards program will recognize the achievements of select Louisville-area practitioners, including

  • Hall of Fame Inductee: Rick Redman, VP of Corporate Communications at Hillerich & Bradsby Co.
  • Communicator of the Year: Sadiqa Reynolds, President & CEO of the Louisville Urban League
  • Rising Star Award recipients:
    • Jenny Mitchell, Account Manager at Vimarc
    • Kasey Ryan, Associate Manager at KFC U.S.
    • Christen Smith, PR Manager at Bandy Carroll Hellige


Don’t miss the IABC/PRSA Landmarks of Excellence 2017 awards program. CLICK HERE to purchase your tickets now. Tickets cost $65 for IABC/PRSA members and $75 for non-members.

Corporate sponsorship packages are still available. For more information about sponsorships, contact abigail.varner@vimarc.com.

Event Details

Thursday, October 12

The Kentucky Center for African American Heritage (Brown Forman Great Hall)
1701 W Muhammad Ali Blvd, Louisville, KY 40203

Networking and Cash Bar: 5:30 p.m.
Awards Program: 7:00 p.m.

Celebrate Louisville’s outstanding communications professionals at IABC/PRSA Landmarks of Excellence 2017!