Join us May 22, 2019 at Karl Strauss Brewing Company in Sorrento Mesa to celebrate and learn from IABC/San Diego’s 2019 Communicator of the Year (COTY) Mike Godfrey. The COTY Award recognizes one greater San Diego area-based leader who demonstrates strategic excellence in communication and serves as an outstanding example to others though his or her quality of work and contributions to the communications profession.
DATE AND TIME
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
6 – 8 PM PST
Karl Strauss Brewing Company
9675 Scranton Road
San Diego, CA 92121
With more than 35 years’ experience, Mike has spent the past 20 years in communications for Scripps Health. He currently serves as Senior Director of Corporate Communications, where he is responsible for the organization’s internal, strategic and executive communications. He iscritical in establishing the tone on matters that impact Scripps’ 15,000 employees and 3,000 physicians.
A graduate of the U.S. DoD’s Defense Information School of Journalism, with a BA in Communications from Corllins University, Mike has worked in nearly all communications fields, including broadcasting, public affairs, publishing, photojournalism and web over the course of his career. Mike is ABC accredited, and his work has been recognized with a number of honors, including multiple Health Care Communicators (HCC) awards and four IABC Gold Quills. Mike is a graduate of the Scripps Leadership Academy and a fellow of The Advisory Board, and he currently serves on the board of IABC’s Pacific Plains Region.
Attendees will have the opportunity to meet Mike and learn more about his many accomplishments and what led him to becoming the 2019 IABC-San Diego COTY.
A two-course dinner; first beer, wine or cocktail; and unlimited soft drinks, tea or coffee are included in the price of your ticket.