IR Magazine Awards - US 2013

New York, UNITED STATES / Thursday, March 21, 2013

Nominees for the IR Magazine Awards – US 2013
(listed alphabetically by company)

Grand prix for best overall investor relations program – large cap ($20 bn and over)
Covidien
Danaher
Honeywell
Intel      

Grand prix for best overall investor relations program – mid-cap ($2 bn to $20 bn)             
Broadcom
Kansas City Southern
Limited Brands
Wyndham Worldwide     

Grand prix for best overall investor relations program – small cap (under $2 bn)
Jack in the Box
Old National Bancorp
US Airways Group
ViroPharma

Best IR professional – large cap
Anadarko Petroleum – John Colglazier
Covidien – Coleman Lannum
Express Scripts – David Myers
Intel – Mark Henninger

Best IR professional – mid-cap
Broadcom – Chris Zegarelli
Kansas City Southern – Bill Galligan & Ashley Thorne
Limited Brands – Amie Preston
Noble Corporation – Jeffrey Chastain

Best IR professional – small cap
Jack in the Box – Carol DiRaimo
US Airways Group – Daniel Cravens
ViroPharma – Robert Doody & Will Roberts

Best IR by a CEO or chairman – large cap
Covidien – José Almeida
Danaher – Lawrence Culp
JPMorgan Chase & Co – Jamie Dimon
The Coca-Cola Company – Muhtar Kent  

Best IR by a CEO or chairman – mid-cap
Calpine  – Jack Fusco
Cardinal Health – George Barrett
Perrigo Company – Joseph Papa
Wyndham Worldwide – Stephen Holmes

Best IR by a CEO or chairman – small cap
Cyberonics – Daniel Moore
On Assignment – Peter Dameris
Pebblebrook Hotel Trust – Jon Bortz

Best IR by a CFO – large cap
Honeywell – David Anderson
Intel – Stacy Smith
NextEra Energy Resources – Moray Dewhurst
United Technologies – Greg Hayes

Best IR by a CFO – mid-cap         
CareFusion – James Hinrichs
Mettler-Toledo International – William Donnelly
Waste Connections – Worthing Jackman
Wyndham Worldwide – Thomas Conforti

Best IR by a CFO – small cap
American Axle & Manufacturing  Holdings – Michael Simonte
Cyberonics – Gregory Browne
GATX Corporation – Robert Lyons
US Airways Group – Derek Kerr

Best financial reporting
Alaska Air Group              
Covidien
Danaher
Intel                     

Best use of technology for IR
Covidien
Danaher
Google
Intel      

Best investment community meetings
Broadcom
Intel
JPMorgan Chase & Co
MasterCard
Qualcomm         

Best corporate governance        
Danaher
Express Scripts
Intel      
Ryder System
Target  

Most progress in IR        
Life Technologies Corporation
LinkedIn              
Maxim Integrated
Noble Corporation          

Best sustainability practice
Covidien
FedEx
Walmart             

Best IR during a corporate transaction
Covidien
Danaher
Express Scripts
Genesee & Wyoming

Best crisis management
Chevron
JPMorgan Chase & Co
St Jude Medical

Best IR for an IPO           
Forum Energy Technologies
Globus Medical 
ServiceNow       
Workday             

Best IR by an Asia-Pacific company in the US market      
Alumina – Australia
China Telecom – China
Silicon Motion – Taiwan
Toyota Motor Corporation – Japan

Best IR by an European company in the US market         
ABB – Switzerland
ARM Holdings – UK
Roche Holding
SAP – Germany

Best IR by a Latin American company in the US market  
BM&F Bovespa – Brazil
CETIP Brasil – Brazil
TIM Participações – Brazil

 

Sector awards   

Chemicals
Ashland
Eastman Chemical Company
Monsanto

Consumer & business services
IHS
LinkedIn
Ryder System

Consumer goods
HJ Heinz Company
Mattel
The Coca-Cola Company

Diversified industrials
3M
Caterpillar
Danaher

Finance & insurance
JPMorgan Chase & Co
MasterCard
PNC Financial Services

Healthcare
Baxter International
Covidien
Express Scripts

Leisure & media
McDonald’s
Wyndham Worldwide
Yum! Brands

Metals & mining
Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold
Martin Marietta Materials
United States Steel

Oil & gas
Anadarko Petroleum
Noble Corporation
Noble Energy

Pharmaceuticals & biotech
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Johnson & Johnson
ViroPharma

Retail
Costco Wholesale Corporation
Limited Brands
The Kroger Company

Technology – large cap
Cisco Systems
Honeywell
Intel

Technology – mid and small cap
Broadcom
Skyworks Solutions
Teradata

Transport
Delta Air Lines
FedEx
Kansas City Southern

Utilities
Calpine
NextEra Energy Resources
Southern Company