Communicator of the Year (COTY)

The IABC Southern Region Communicator of the Year (COTY) Award will annually recognize an IABC member from the Southern Region who demonstrates excellence in professional communication practice and IABC leadership.


  • Nomination Deadline – Aug. 15, 2020, at 5:00 p.m. EST

  • Notification of Finalists – No later than Sept. 15, 2020

  • IABC Southern Region Virtual Awards Gala – to be held on the evening of Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020, via Zoom

Awards Criteria & Details | Nomination Form

Visit the Communicator of the Year Awardees page to learn about our previous winners.