icon_newspaper.gif The Daily Oklahoman
Sunday, April 12, 1998

Jon Denton, business reporter for The Oklahoman , has received the Excel Award for communications excellence from the Central Oklahoma Chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators.

The award is the group’s highest, given for skill and understanding of the profession and communications needs of the community, spokeswoman Rita Lee said.

Denton has been a reporter at The Oklahoman since 1967.

Others receiving awards included: “Oklahoma City: A Better Living, a Better Life,” by Community Communications Inc.; Oklahoma Christian University’s magazine, “VISION,” by Scott Horton and Dawn Shelton; Security Solutions International’s “Security Solutions Brochure” by Russell Myers; Midwest Regional Medical Center’s “Health Care on a First Name Basis” by Jill Fraim; and the Putnam City Schools for “Putnam City: A Heritage of Excellence” by David Klaassen, Colin Webb and Jessica Cook.

Also, Tinker Federal Credit Union and Kelly Communications for “TFCU Times” by Teresa Carter and Carolyn Kelly; Express Personnel Services for “EXCHANGE Newsletter” by Linda Haneborg; Kelly Communications, “Dayton Pacesetter” by Carolyn Kelly; Deaconess Hospital and Jordan Associates, “Even the Best Technology Doesn’t Always Show What’s on Your Mind”; and Oklahoma Today, for its Travel, Native American & Oil issues by Louise McCune and Joan Henderson.

Also, Midwest Regional Medical Center for “Cindy Television” by Jill Fraim; Connect Oklahoma Inc. for Web site design; Fleming Cos. Inc. for Leadership Conference ’97 by Nancy DelRegno, Jami VanCamp, Ron Frost, Shannon Blagg and Erik Winters; and the Oklahoma Department of Transportation and Visual Image for “Oklahoma, Keep Our Land Grand” by Terri Angier and Steve Parham.