2010 Milestones in Mentoring Honorees

The Plank Center is proud to have honored the following remarkable individuals who have demonstrated the power of leadership through mentoring:


  • Legacy: Harold Burson, founding chairman, Burson-Marsteller; Dan Edelman, founder and chairman, Daniel J. Edelman, Inc.; Al Golin, chairman, GolinHarris
  • Executive: Billy Shore, founder & executive director, Share Our Strength
  • Corporate: Marilyn Laurie, former executive VP, public relations & management, AT&T (posthumously)
  • Educator: Dr. Cully Clark, dean, Henry W. Grady College of Journalism & Mass Communication, University of Georgia
  • Young Professional: Kevin Saghy, public relations & marketing specialist, Chicago Cubs

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2010 Honorees

Grants & Awards


The following links provide information about some organizations that provide funding for public relations projects.

  • Rotary International
  • The Page Center
  • PRSA Foundation
  • Awards

    The following links provide information on some of the industry's awards for achievement in public relations practice.