This award will be presented to an individual who has
excelled at his/her job during the 2018 calendar year. This individual must
supervise at least two sales representatives.
A letter of nomination from the publisher should be
submitted on maximum of two pages and should include very specific, thoughtful
reasons for nomination. Nomination forms should be completely filled out with
thoughtful, specific answers and must be sent to the Illinois Press Association
by February 15, 2019.
Criteria to be considered include measurable results of this
person/staff’s efforts including year over year sales, development of sales
staff, new ideas, products, sections and contests, number of (new) accounts,
In addition to the nomination form, employee and/or
advertiser feedback may be submitted with the nomination. You do not need to
submit the nomination according to a specific circulation class; only daily
(publishes at least five days per week) or weekly. All retail, display,
classified, inside and outside supervisors, managers, directors and vice
presidents will be considered.