Oct. 19, 2004
|A UMNS photo by Tim Tanton
Dawn Hand (left) receives the 2004 Communicator of the Year Award.
LAS VEGAS (UMNS) - The annual United Methodist Association of Communicators’ awards competition covered a wide range of work.
were bestowed in 17 categories during the association’s annual banquet
Oct. 15. Recognition included certificates of merit, Best of Division
honors and Awards of Excellence.
Award of Excellence winners were:
Newspapers: UM Connection, Erik Alsgaard, Melissa Lauber, John Coleman, Linda Worthington and Carol Hammer.
Newsletters: Monday Morning in North Georgia, Ed Tomlinson and Mark. E. Nugent, North Georgia Annual (regional) Conference.
Magazines: Zion’s Herald, Stephen L. Swecker.
Brochures and Promotional Materials: Cindy Feldman, North Central Jurisdictional Conference.
Special Publications: A Leader with Vision, Tim McDaniel, Ed Tomlinson, David Giles and Rob Wheless, North Georgia Conference.
Video/Films Costing More Than $10,000: "Stir It Up!" John W. Coleman, Baltimore-Washington Conference.
Video/Films Costing Less Than $10,000: "Discipleship," Kimberly Pace and Carolyn Dandridge, United Methodist Board of Discipleship.
Television/Cable: "The Power of Pumpkins," Ginny Underwood and Kathy Gilbert, United Methodist News Service at United Methodist Communications.
Radio: No award given.
Internet: www.ngumc.org, Mark E. Nugent, North Georgia Annual Conference.
Writing (Donn Doten Award): "What Do You Do About An Open Door?" Alan Rice, New World Outlook.
Photography (Donald B. Moyer Award): "Simplify," Mike DuBose, Interpreter.
Artwork: "What Do You Do About An Open Door?" cover, Melanie Reim, New World Outlook.
Language Communications: "Cuba," Nilda Ferrari, Frank DiGregorie, Nanako Inoue, Christina Wong, United Methodist Board of Global Ministries.
Publicity and Advertising: "GBOD: Creating An Image," Kimberly Pace and Carolyn Dandridge, United Methodist Board of Discipleship.
Special Sections or Supplements: "The Future of Methodism," Stephen L. Swecker, Zion’s Herald.
Work from Church-Related Institution, Local Church, District, Other Denomination and Secular: Coverage of 2004 General Conference, United Methodist News Service team.
News media contact: Tim Tanton, Nashville, Tenn., (615) 742-5470 or email@example.com.