Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) October 08, 2013
The 26th annual Golden Spike Awards will present the sought-after Communicator of the Year award to Grant Nielsen and Amanda Dickson of KSL NewsRadio. The award is in recognition of their outstanding broadcast career which includes 20 years of excellence on KSL’s Utah’s Morning News with Grant & Amanda.
“We are very excited about this year’s Communicator of the Year award recipients, Grant Nielsen and Amanda Dickson,” said Bryan Packer, president of the Greater Salt Lake Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. “After 20 years on KSL NewsRadio together, we think they are very deserving of this special recognition.”
The co-recipients will receive their Communicator of the Year award during the annual Golden Spike Awards dinner and ceremony on Nov. 14, 2013 at Rio Tinto Stadium. Members of the Utah public relations and corporate communications community and their colleagues are invited to attend the Golden Spike Awards dinner and awards ceremony to help celebrate and recognize award recipients. Tickets are $55 each and available at GoldenSpikeAwards.com/event.
“Grant and Amanda are exceptional communication professionals who are greatly admired by their peers and appreciated by their listeners. They’re genuine Utah radio icons,” added Pete Codella, co-chair of the 2013 Golden Spike Awards.
The annual Golden Spike Awards competition recognizes excellence and best practices in public relations and business communications throughout the state of Utah. Entries are judged by out-of-market communication professionals, including professionals Accredited in Public Relations through the Universal Accreditation Board, an organization supported in part by the Public Relations Society of America.
About the Golden Spike Awards
The Golden Spike Awards are presented by the Utah chapters of the Public Relations Society of America, the International Association of Business Communicators Utah chapter, and the Utah Society for Healthcare Communication and Marketing. For more information about the annual Golden Spike Awards, to register for or sponsor the Nov. 14, 2013 event, please visit GoldenSpikeAwards.com.