2014 Corporate Humor Award Winners Announced!

humorawardslogoThe winners of the first ever Corporate Humor Awards have been announced. Congratulations to the Winners!

Below is a summary of the winners; to see a list of all of the winners (along with the other finalists), check out: 2014 Corporate Humor Award Winners.

Organizational Corporate Humor Awards

Humorous Beginnings Award for Best Onboarding Program: Netflix
Learned Me Good Award for Best Training Event: Kiewit
A Site to See Award for Best Website: Woot.com
Money Isn’t Everything Award  for Best Perk: Double Encore
Better Recognize Award for Best Recognition Program: Hilcorp Energy
The Most Humorous Company Award for Best Corporate Culture: DPR Construction

Individual Corporate Humor Awards

Always Mark as Read Award for Best Email: Mandi Runkles
Let the Man/Woman Speak Award for Best Presentation: Gavin McMahon
Hollywood Bound Award for Best Video: Tripp and Tyler
Gather Around and Listen Award for Best Story: A Greenster
And We’re Still Friends Award for Best Prank: Greg Benson
The Most Humorous Individual Award for Best Humorist: Kathy Keaton

Custom Humor Awards

Best Re-Allocation of Room Designations: Beth Slazak
Best Surreptitious Selfies at Others Non Expense: Danette Pawlowski

To see each of the winners plus why they were selected, check out the Winners Posts.

A big thank you to everyone who submitted, be sure to come back and nominate again in April 2015!

2014 Corporate Humor Award Finalists Announced!

The 2014 Award Finalists have been announced! Check out the finalists page for the summary recap, or see the full entries for each of the finalists.

A big thank you to everyone who submitted, and congratulations to the finalists!

Announcing the 2014 Panel of Judges!

We’re excited to announce this year’s panel of judges! The following people will be helping to decide which of the nominations will be walking away with each award. Profiles of each to come soon!

John Garrett – John G Comedy
Heidi Hanna – Synergy Programs
Jill Knox – Laughing on the Sunny Side
Avish Parashar – Ding Happens
Julie Ann Sullivan – The Attitude Enhancer

Don’t forget to nominate an individual or organization today!

Help Spread the Word!

You can help spread the word about the 2014 Corporate Humor Awards.

Here are some messages you can share:

Twitter: Nominate an awesome person for a 2014 Corporate Humor Award, presented by @HumorThatWorks : http://htww.co/nominate

Facebook: Nominations are now open for first annual Corporate Humor Awards! Nominate an individual or organization that’s helped bring humor to the workplace @ http://www.thehumorawards.com.

LinkedIn: Nominations are now open for first annual Corporate Humor Awards! Nominate an individual or organization that’s helped bring humor to the workplace @ http://www.thehumorawards.com.

Email: Hey Awesome Person–I just learned about the inaugural Corporate Humor Awards. Nominations are still open and you should totally nominate yourself (or someone else) for the awesome work that you do. Check it out at http://www.thehumorawards.com.

Blog Post: To my awesome readers: I just learned about the inaugural Corporate Humor Awards. Nominations are still open and you should totally nominate yourself (or someone else) for the awesome work that you do. Check it out at http://www.thehumorawards.com.

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Or if you want us to write a guest post, do an interview, or call a friend for you, contact us!

2014 Nominations Now Open!

Nominations for the 2014 Corporate Humor Awards are now open.

Just head to the Nomination page to start submitting your nominations for categories like:

  • Humorous Beginnings Award for Best Onboarding Program.
  • A Site to See Award for Best Website.
  • Always Mark as Read Award for Best Email.
  • And We’re Still Friends Award for Best Prank.
  • And more…

Submissions will accepted until Friday, April 18th at 8:59pm EDT.

So what are you waiting for? Nominate someone today.

Are You Ready for the 2014 Awards…

Get ready. We’ll be opening the nominations for the 2014 Corporate Humor Awards next month. Will you be one of this year’s winners?

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2013 Corporate Humor Award Winners Announced!

humorawardslogoThe winners of the first ever Corporate Humor Awards have been announced. Congratulations to the Winners!

Below is a summary of the winners; to see a list of all of the winners (along with the other finalists), check out: 2013 Corporate Humor Award Winners.

Organizational Corporate Humor Awards

Humorous Beginnings Award for Best Onboarding Program: Intel
Learned Me Good Award for Best Training Event: Miami’s Children Hospital
A Site to See Award for Best Website: MailChimp
Money Isn’t Everything Award  for Best Perk: Weebly
Better Recognize Award for Best Recognition Program: FedEx
The Most Humorous Company Award for Best Corporate Culture: PhotoBiz

Individual Corporate Humor Awards

Always Mark as Read Award for Best Email: Wendii Lord
Let the Man/Woman Speak Award for Best Presentation: Amy Cuddy
Hollywood Bound Award for Best Video: Kramer Enterprises
Gather Around and Listen Award for Best Story: Daniel Stover
And We’re Still Friends Award for Best Prank: Lisa Warsinke
The Most Humorous Individual Award for Best Humorist: Carol Spurgeon

Custom Humor Awards

Modern Family Award: PhotoBiz
Laughing at Ourselves Award: Washington DC Comedy Writing Group
International Achievement Award: The Humor Project, Inc.
Comedy = Truth + Pain Award: Wayne Manigo & Mandy Dalton
Fake Job Title / Straight Face Award: Beth Slazak
Legacy of Laughter Award: Joel Goodman

To see each of the winners plus why they were selected, check out the Winners Posts.

A big thank you to everyone who submitted, be sure to come back and nominate again in April 2014!

2013 Corporate Humor Award Finalists Announced!

The 2013 Award Finalists have been announced! Check out the finalists page for the summary recap, or see the full entries for each of the finalists.

A big thank you to everyone who submitted, and congratulations to the finalists!

Nominations Are Now Closed

Thank you to everyone who nominated an organization or individual Corporate Humor Awards! Finalists will be selected next week with winners announced the week of April 29th.

Be sure to check back to see who won, but in the meantime, be happy your day isn’t like this: