Lowe Runkle Distinguished Service Award

Past Lowe Runkle Distinguished Service Award Winners

2017 Staplegun, Catholic Charities Donor Video
2016 VI Marketing & Branding, Shape Your Future Campaign
2015 Staplegun, Allied Arts 2016 Campaign
2014 Saxum, YMCA "Domestic Abuse" Campaign
2013 The Dream Team, 2012 ADDY's
2012 Staplegun for Oklahoma Education Association for “Stand Up For Public Education”
2011 VI Marketing and Branding, Tobacco Stops with Me Campaign
2010 Jordan Associates, Central Oklahoma Humane Society, “Adopt”
2009 Saxum Public Relations, Burbridge Foundation “Crystal Darkness Program”
2008 Oklahoma Broadcasters Association Public Service Campaign´┐╝
2007 Tucker McHugh and Greg Slavonic for the USS Oklahoma Memorial at Pearl Harbor 
2006 Lowe Runkle, Oklahoma Blood Institute “Whose Life Can You Save Today?”
2005 KFOR and KTOK, Salvation Army “Warmth for Winter”
2004 United Way “This is Real Life”
2003 JordanAssociates,OklahomaDHS,“ChildAbuse&NeglectPrevention”Campaign 
2002 New West Group, Oklahoma City Beautiful, “Squeal On A Pig” Campaign
2001 The Robinson Group, Oklahoma City Police Department “Life or Meth” Campaign 
2000 Smith&Associates,“PrayAnytime”Campaign
1999 Donrey Outdoor, “Youth Cornerstone’s Character First” Public Service Campaign 
1998 Smicklas Chevrolet “Friends For Life” Campaign
1997 City Rescue Mission/Verizon Evers, Awareness Campaign
1995 Harold’s, Oklahoma City Beautiful, Lake Hefner Streak
1994 Oklahoma City Zoo, The Great EscApe
1993 Oklahoma City Arts Council, Festival of the Arts
1992 Oklahoma Department of Health, “Due by Two” Immunization Project
1991 Oak Tree Communications, Campaign for OKC Beautiful
1990 Ed Birchall, HO HO the Clown
1989 Department of Transportation, Adopt A Highway Program
1988 Larry Smith, Lookin’ Good OKC Program
1987 Oklahoma City Zoo/Lee Allan Smith, Aquaticus Project
1986 PepsiCola/JimWilliston,ChildI.D.Program
1985 Linda Moore, Statue of Liberty “Miss Liberty” Campaign
1984 Ed Sossen, Genesis House
1983 Oklahoma Educational TV Authority, Reach Out Drug Abuse Program
1982 Ben West, RotArt Etc. II Charity Auction, Chairman
1981 C.H. Dunn, Contributions to The Last Frontier Council of the Boy Scouts of America 
1980 KOFM Radio, Sponsorship of “Angel Dust”
1976 Dean McGee, Downtown Beautification Project, Kerr Park
1974 Liberty National Bank and Trust Company, Let’s Talk Business Campaign
1970 Oklahoma City Association of Broadcasters, July 4, 1969, Stars & Stripes Show 
1967 Ken Kay, Leadership in Advertising on the District Level
1966 Harold Deadman, Preparation of the Booklet “Basic Advertising Standards,
Principles of Advertising” for Better Business Bureau
1965 Bill Baker, High School Dropout Campaign of the Public Service Committee
1964 RayAckerman,UnitedAppealCampaign
1963 Al Fiegel, Advertising Week Program
1961 Lee Allan Smith, “Fly The Flag Week” Promotion
1960 Lynn Martin, Promoting Advertising Educationally to over 40 Universities & Schools 
1959 Oklahoma Press Association, Promoting Advertising on the Legislative Level
1958 Oklahoma Today Magazine, Promotion of the State of Oklahoma
1957 Paul Hoheisel, Contribution of Advertising and Civic Leadership
1956 Norman Hall, “600,000 in 60” Oklahoma City Population Promotional Campaign 
1955 Howard Neuman, “That More May Live Longer” Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation Program
1954 Oklahoma City Downtown Association, Downtown Oklahoma City Promotion
1952 Lowe Runkle, Organizing the Public Relations of the United Appeal campaign
1951 Jim Willis, AFA “The Magic Key” Advertising Film had over 200 Showings Statewide 
1950 Norman Hall, Oklahoma Safety Council’s Safety