2017 Honorees for Outstanding Magazine Article


Jenn Carlos, Travis Kelly, and Vivianne Costa for their article, “Measuring Content Like a Marketer” in the March 2016 issue of Intercom.

Citation: For clearly and enthusiastically explaining how to collect quantitative and qualitative data about Web-based content and use it to strengthen future content and persuade stakeholders of the value of technical communication. 

2017 Honoree for Outstanding Guest-Edited Issue

Nicky Bleiel
for the November/December 2016 issue of Intercom, with a theme of “legends of technical communication.”

Citation: Because of the exceptional commitment of the guest editor, this special issue tells the history of the field from well-informed perspectives and, as significantly, creates an emotional connection with these “legends” and our field.

Nomination process

Please consult the guidelines for the complete nomination process.

Who is eligible: Intercom authors and guest editors

Who may nominate: Intercom Award committee

Due date for nominations: February 2018

Honorees notified: After vote by STC Board of Directors, usually March

Award Presented: At the Honors Event at the STC Technical Communication Summit

The Intercom Awards Guidelines

Previous winners of the Intercom Awards


Andrea Ames