J. Terry Groener Memorial Award – Ad Person of the Year

J. Terry Groener was a prominent advertising executive in Phoenix. Since 1974 in his honor, this award has recognized men and women who have made outstanding contributions to advertising and who have been active in furthering the industry’s standards, creative excellence and responsibility in areas of social concern.

Judging Criteria

  • Community Involvement.

    Do they make a difference in the world by giving back to advertising community or their local community or community as a whole. Has proven to be dynamic women leader with an established track records of significant establishments in business and/or community service.

  • Leadership.

    What’s their influence in their organization, ad community, status among peers, decision-maker, accomplishments. What are their Contributions to the General Advancement of Phoenix Advertising? (The recipient must have worked to increase the stature and raise the standards of the advertising profession in the Phoenix Community).

  • Creativity.

    How does nominee combine traditional creativity and Award-winning work with other creative qualities like problem-solving, overcoming unique challenges and finding creative or non-traditional solutions to problems. Remarkable and positive influence on the craft. Has this individual moved the form forward? (Provide up to 5 Examples)

J. Terry Groener Memorial Award, Ad Person of the Year – Entry Form