By OCPA-P for STAND-TO!March 23, 2010
Army announces Public Affairs Communication Competition Winners
What is it'
The Maj. Gen. Keith L. Ware Public Affairs Awards Communication Competition recognizes military and civilian-employee print, broadcast and community relations practitioners for journalistic excellence in furthering the objectives of the Department of the Army internal-information and community relations programs. The Secretary of the Army sponsors this competition annually. The Office of the Chief of Public Affairs conducts judging with a goal of ensuring the best internal information efforts and community relations events receive recognition for professional excellence and outstanding achievement.
What has the Army done'
Judges from academia and noted civilian news and advertising industry organizations judged Army print, broadcast and community relations products in accordance with the best in industry standards. Additionally, judges selected the best civilian and military print and broadcast journalists and the community relations practitioner of the year. First place winners at the Army level go on to compete against winners from our sister services at the Department of Defense competition.
Why is this important to The Army'
This competition recognizes the best print and broadcast journalists and products and the best community relations practitioners and products across the Army.
What efforts does the Army plan to continue in the future'
This is an enduring, annual competition that celebrates the great work of Army communicators. Results can be found on MG Keith L. Ware Web site
MG Keith L. Ware Web site
U.S. Army Office of the Chief of Public Affairs