Past Winners

Our Past Showalter Innovation Award Winners

2017 Showalter Innovation Award Winner Jessica Cardenas (center) of the National Electrical Contractors Association with two of our Innovation Award judges, Kathleen Gamble (l) of the American Trucking Associations, and    Kelly Kennai (r) of the YMCA of the USA. Not pictured is judge Jeana Hultquist of American AgCredit.

Congratulations to the 2017 Showalter Innovation Award Winner, the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA), for their  Chairman’s Challenge  program!

(L to R) American Motorcyclist Association VP of Government Affairs, former U.S. Senator Wayne Allard, with I2M Co-Founder and Producer Amy Showalter

2015 Showalter Innovation Award Winner:

American Motorcyclist Association

Read more about their winning program.

(L to R) NSSGA’s Senior Director of Government Affairs, Jim Riley, I2M Co-Founder and Producer Amy Showalter, and NSSGA’s Senior Vice President of Government and Regulatory Affairs, Pam Whitted

2015 Showalter Award Winner Runner Up:

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA)

Read about their “Driving It Home”  campaign here.

Our 2014 Showalter Innovation Award Winners

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L to R: Carol Phillips, Nationwide Insurance; Brett Weisel, Feeding America; Emily Gonce, New York Life; Amy Showalter, The Showalter Group.

2014 Showalter Innovation Award Winner – Feeding America

2014 Showalter Innovation Award Runner Up – New York Life Insurance

Read More About Our 2013 Winners


L to R: Ryan Fitzpatrick, Associate Manager, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Lewis Muller, Director, Political Affairs and Federation Relations, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Brian Rubenstein, Associate Director, Online Advocacy, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, and Leslie Nolen, Director, Grassroots Initiatives, American Society of Civil Engineers.

First Place – Grassroots: Nationwide Insurance Civic Action Program
Runner-up – Grassroots:  National Association of Manufacturers
First Place – PAC:  Westfield Group

First Place – Grassroots: Rocky Mountain Insurance Information Association
Runner-up – Grassroots: National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)
Runner-up – Grassroots: American Academy of Neurology (AAN)
First Place – PAC: Kraft Foods

First Place – Grassroots: Nationwide Insurance
Runner-up – Grassroots: American Heart Association Mid-Atlantic Affiliate
First Place – PAC: Genworth Financial

First Place – Grassroots: International Paper
Runner-up – Grassroots: American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity

First Place – Grassroots: National Association of Children’s Hospitals
Runner-up – Grassroots: American Heart Association
Technology Award: Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids/Grassroots Enterprise

First Place – Grassroots: Westfield Group Grassroots of Westfield GROW Program
First Place – PAC: Solvay Pharmaceuticals PAC
Technology Award: U.S. Chamber “Vote for Business”

First Place – Grassroots: Southwest Airlines “Set Love Free” campaign
Grassroots Honorable Mention: Westfield Company “Legislative Lightning”
First Place – PAC: Fannie Mae PACMessage Testing
Technology Award: Grassroots Enterprise “John Edwards Podcast”

First Place – Grassroots: Pfizer, Inc. Freshman Initiative
Grassroots Honorable Mention: American Heart Association Grassroots Values Research
Grassroots Honorable Mention: Capitol Advantage Message Hand Delivery
Technology Award: Public Affairs Support Services, Inc. (PASS)

First Place – Grassroots: Issue Dynamics, Inc.
Runner-up – Grassroots: Wells Dairy
First Place – PAC: Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc.
Technology Award: Legislative Demographic Services, Inc.

First Place – Grassroots: American Healthcare Association
Runner-up – Grassroots: National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare
Runner-up – Grassroots: Florida Citrus Mutual
First Place – PAC: BP Corporation North America, Inc.

First Place – Southwest Airlines
Outstanding Achievement – Caterpillar, Inc.
Outstanding Achievement – Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota