The third episode of IABC’s Advancing the Profession podcast, hosted by IABC International Executive Board Chair Bonnie Caver, is now available. Advancing the Profession highlights the ongoing work of the dedicated volunteers who serve on the international committees. These committees are focused on expanding IABC’s purpose by developing strategic communicators, creating connections and advancing the profession.
In this episode, Ritzi Villarico-Ronquillo, APR, IABC Fellow, Chair, IABC 2021 Awards Committee, shares insight about the 2021 Gold Quill Awards. Here, Villarico-Ronquillo talks about the Awards Committee’s responsibility in upholding the integrity of IABC’s values, the new award category on COVID-19, the program’s focus on students and how Gold Quill recognition helps communicators advance in their role.