Rising Star Award

Andy McLaughlin Rising Star Award

Celebrate Your Emerging Talent!

This award is named for Andy McLaughlin, who founded PaperClip Communications at the age of 24 and went on to become a successful leader in the industry and SIPA.  

Candidates must meet the following requirements:

  1. An employee of a SIPA member company
  2. Age 35 years or under at the time of nomination

Nominees should demonstrate:

  • Consistently strong performance,
  • Willingness to work above and beyond expectations,
  • Leadership within their organization, and
  • Efforts to maintain and build knowledge and skills to contribute to the growth and success of their organization.

Nomination Process
Once you complete the nominee and nominator section below, you will receive an email with a URL and reference code that will allow you to return at a later time to finish the nomination.

Requirements (to be submitted by PDF only):

  • Nomination letter (400 words or less)
  • Up to two supplemental recommendation(s) by a colleague, customer or supplier are welcomed and encouraged but not required.

You will be able to upload the files on the next page (after you click the SUBMIT button at the end of the nominee/nominator information section).

Questions? Please contact Amanda McMaster at amcmaster@siia.net