2012 Milestones in Mentoring Honoreess

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

  • Legacy: Steve Harris, former VP, global communications, General Motors
  • Executive: Jon Iwata, senior VP, marketing & communications, IBM
  • Corporate: Nick Ashooh, global VP, corporate affairs, Alcoa
  • Agency: Margery Kraus, founder and CEO, APCO Worldwide
  • Educator:¬†Dr. Elizabeth Toth, professor and chair, department of communication, University of Maryland
  • Young Professional: Ryan McShane, account executive, Taylor

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2012 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.