Rising Star

The IABC Southern Region Rising Star Award will recognize the efforts of professionals new to the communications profession within the IABC Southern Region. Join us in saluting these young, dynamic leaders who are shaping the future of IABC.

If someone you know is new to the communication profession, an IABC star, and an active participant in the community, nominate them!


  • 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 Rising Star Awardees page to learn about our previous winners.