Our Spirits Communicator Trophy, in partnership with the global Scotch whisky producer and exports company, Chivas Brothers, recognises a veteran spirits communicator who makes an exceptional contribution towards promoting spirits to the public.
Entries for our 2024 Spirits Communicator Trophy are now closed. Entry is free of charge. Entries closed on Monday 7 August 2023, the winner will be announced at our Awards Celebration on 19 October 2023.
The widely regarded accolade is open to entrants from all over the globe, across the worlds of publishing, journalism, social media, broadcasting and education, and is judged by a panel of communication experts, including previous winners of this accolade, as well as a member of the IWSC team and a representative from Chivas Brothers.
Each year, the IWSC looks forward to working closely with the winner of the Spirits Communicator Trophy, including the production of features in the IWSC’s consumer publication, Club Oenologique.
Honoring excellence in effective, and meaningful communication across multi-channels, the Spirits Communicator will have spent many years of their professional lives dedicated to communication across:
Candidates must be/have been:
The award will be based on the achievement in the past 12 months from the entry opening dates.
Chivas Brothers is a global drinks producer and exports company steeped in Scottish heritage. It is the only Pernod Ricard business dedicated entirely to Scotch whisky and comprises a prestigious range of single malt and blended whiskies. Chivas Brothers’ award-winning portfolio features some of the world’s most revered Scotch whisky brands including Chivas Regal, Ballantine’s, Royal Salute and The Glenlivet.