The 2017 Ace Awards honor individuals, in-house teams and agencies in communications and marketing. We searched for the most talented and innovative thinkers across a variety of industries. Check out this year’s winners below.

Individual Division

Digital or Video Producer

WINNER

Government Communications Professional

WINNER

Honorable Mention

  • Peyton Woodson Cooper, internal communications manager at LBJ Hospital

Health Care Communications Professional

WINNER

Honorable Mentions

  • Peyton Woodson Cooper, internal communications manager at LBJ Hospital
  • Leslie Cozatt, senior campaign director at Optum
  • Christopher Boyle, director of public relations at Bristol Hospital and Health Care Group Inc

Industry Newcomer

WINNER

Honorable Mentions

  • Casie Shimansky, social media manager, Talent Brand at Cisco
  • Hanna Johnson, communications representative at C.H. Robinson

Industry Veteran

WINNER

Internal Communications Professional

WINNER

Intranet Manager

WINNER

Nonprofit Communications Professional

WINNER

Public Relations Professional

WINNER

Honorable Mentions

  • Kristin Settle, director of communications at VISIT Milwaukee
  • Brian Cain, director of public affairs at Extraction Oil & Gas
  • Evan Goldberg, vice president of client service at ARPR
  • Shauna Wilson, director of communications at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Social Media Professional

WINNER

Honorable Mentions

  • Roo Yeshpaul Johnson, social media lead at The Summit Group
  • Chelsea de la Cruz, strategic communications supervisor at UPS

In House Communications Team Division

Honorable Mentions

  • Conduit Publishing/Fujifilm
  • Raytheon

Internal Communications Team

WINNER

Honorable Mention

  • UPS Information Technology

Marketing Team

WINNER

Public Relations Team

WINNER

Honorable Mentions

  • Beaumont Health
  • Lidl Romania
  • Fender Musical Instruments Corporation

Small Communications Team

WINNER

Honorable Mentions

  • EFFA (European Flavour Association)
  • Dynamic Signal
  • Lincoln Financial Group
  • New York Power Authority

Social Media Team

WINNER

Agency Division

Health Care Agency

WINNER

Honorable Mention

  • Amendola Communications

Large Agency

WINNER

Small Agency

WINNER

Honorable Mentions

  • Lola Red
  • BIGfish Communications
  • Heron Agency
  • Bospar

Specialty Agency

WINNER