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Avnet's Marketing Communication Team Wins IABC Gold Quill Award for Corporate Communication Department of the Year


Avnet’s Corporate Marketing Communication team has won a third IABC Gold Quill Award from the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC). The Marketing Communication team has been honored and recognized as “Corporate Communication Department of the Year” for 2022. The IABC Gold Quill Awards recognize business communication excellence through four divisions and 26 categories and are acknowledged as one of the most prestigious awards programs in the communications industry.

Avnet was also recently recognized for their work on the year-long 100th Anniversary Celebration and in the publications category, while the Internal Communications staff won for their Returning to the office: A guide for Avnet Employees publication in the COVID-19 communications programs category.

The award was given out at the IABC World Conference 2021 which took place in New York City and honored IABC’s award winners, including the Chair Award, Rae Hamlin Award, IABC Fellows and the IABC Gold Quill Award winners. Avnet’s director of corporate communications, Heather Vana, was there to receive the award on behalf of Avnet and its global team.

IABC’s Gold Quill awards honor the dedication, innovation and passion of communicators on a global scale. Each entry is scored independently by two evaluators, who reconcile scores together at Blue Ribbon Panels held face-to-face in multiple locations around the world or virtually. For more information, visit To read the latest press release on Avnet and other recipients recognized for worldwide excellence in communication, click here.

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