Portfolio

Awards

We're proud of our work and what we bring to the University.

2009

Pride of CASE V Awards
  • Gold - Best Practices in Fundraising and Development, 2,999 FTE or fewer: Campus Campaign 2009: “Seeing the Impact”
  • Gold - Best Event on a Shoestring: Celebration of Campus and Community
  • Gold - Excellence in Print Advertising: Richmond High School Register: Social Media Campaign
  • Silver - Best Radio PSA or Commercial Spot: “IU-Focused on YOU”
Presentations
  • Blog Indiana Blogging and Social Media Conference -Indianapolis
    “Chancellor 2.0” by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • CASE Indiana Conference - Indianapolis
    “Managing Your Institution’s Online Communication on the Social Web” by Rob Zinkan
  • IU Foundation Board of Directors, Donor Relations Committee - Bloomington, Indiana
    “Donor-centered Stewardship” by Rob Zinkan
  • IU Public Affairs and Government Relations (PAGR) Annual Conference -Bloomington, Indiana
    “Raising Your Campus’ Image among Peers” by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
Other Awards
  • Noteworthy Site of the Month, December 2009, eduStyle
  • Staff Council Service Award, Indiana University East - Roberta Fienning

2010

Educational Advertising Awards - Higher Education Marketing Report
  • Gold - Imprinted Materials: Red Wolves T-Shirt
  • Silver - Radio Single Spot: “IU-Focused on YOU”
  • Bronze - Newspaper Series: Richmond High School Register: Social Media Campaign
  • Bronze - Magazine (Single Ad): IUEverywhere - Newsweek Ad
  • Merit - Outdoor: “IU-focused on YOU” Billboard Campaign
  • Merit - Other: “Run with the Pack” Red Wolves Bus Wrap
ADDY Awards - American Advertising Federation, East Central Indiana Chapter
  • Best of Show - Broadcast Radio Spot: “IU-Focused on YOU”
  • Gold - Radio, Local Radio Spot: “IU-Focused on YOU”
  • Silver - Collateral Material, Brochure, Color: “IU-Focused on YOU” Search Piece
  • Silver - Mass Transit Exterior: “Run with the Pack” Red Wolves Bus Wrap
  • Silver - Newspaper Campaign, Color: Richmond High School Register: Social Media Campaign
CASE Circle of Excellence
  • Excellence in Design - Specialty Pieces: “Run with the Pack” Red Wolves Bus Wrap
NAIA-Sports Information Directors of America (NAIA-SIDA) Publications Awards
eduStyle Awards
Pride of CASE V Awards
  • Gold - Best New Alumni Program: “Tonight’s Gonna Be a Good Night,” Homecoming 2009
  • Silver - Excellence in Design, Miscellaneous: Admissions Variable Data Postcard
  • Bronze - Excellence in Design, Miscellaneous: Red Wolves T-Shirt
  • Bronze - Best Program in Annual Giving: Campus Campaign 2010: “Seeing the Impact”
Presentations
  • eduWeb Conference - Chicago
    “The Heretic’s Guide to Marketing to Millennials” by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • Blog Indiana Blogging and Social Media Conference - Indianapolis
    “Social Web Integration: Are You ‘All In’?” by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • Indiana Fundraising Day - AFP Indiana --Indianapolis
    “Changing Organizational Culture to Embrace the Social Web” by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • CASE V Conference - Chicago
    “The Heretic’s Guide to Marketing to Millennials” by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • SummitUp Conference - Dayton
    “Social Media on Campus” by Rob Zinkan
  • IU Foundation (Annual Giving Staff) - Bloomington, Indiana
    “The Heretic’s Guide to Leveraging the Social Web” by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
Service

CASE Indiana Board of Directors - Rob Zinkan

Other Awards

Professional Council Service Award, Indiana University East - Brindy Roosa

2011

Educational Advertising Awards - Higher Education Marketing Report
  • Gold - Search Piece: Indiana University East Admissions Viewbook
  • Silver - Radio Advertising: “No Leash”
  • Silver - Imprinted Materials: Red Wolves Tee
  • Merit - Newspaper Advertising/Single: “IU-Focused on You” Richmond Palladium-Item
  • Merit - Outdoor Transit/Billboard: “Wolf Wave”
  • Merit - New Media: IU East Twitter Wall
  • Merit - Poster: “Where You Are, We Are” Social Media Poster
ADDY Awards - American Advertising Federation, East Central Indiana Chapter
  • Silver - Collateral Material: Radius Alumni Magazine
  • Silver - Collateral Material: IU East Admissions Viewbook
Pinnacle Awards - Public Relations Society of America, Hoosier Chapter
  • Collateral Materials: IU East Admissions Viewbook
Telly Awards
  • Bronze - Commercial: Schools/Colleges/Universities, “IU-Focused on You” TV spot
NAIA-Sports Information Directors of America (NAIA-SIDA) Publications Awards
Pride of CASE V
  • Honorable Mention - Best Program in Annual Giving: Senior Class Challenge 2011: “You'll Remember Me”
Presentations
  • Indiana Collegiate Press Association Conference - Bloomington
    “Leveraging the Power of the Social Web” by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • 2011 Symposium for the Marketing of Higher Education, American Marketing Association - Chicago
    "From Admissions to Advancement: Transforming a Campus through Lifecycle Marketing" by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • CASE Indiana Conference - Ball State University, Muncie Indiana
    "Millennials Rising" by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • CASE V Conference - Chicago
    “We are Family: Maximizing Your Faculty/Staff Campaign” by Rob Zinkan and Brindy Roosa
  • IU Public Affairs and Government Relations (PAGR) Annual Conference - Indianapolis
    “Reputation, Relationships, Resources: IU East’s Integrated Advancement Model” by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • Richmond Social Media Group - Richmond, Indiana
    "The Heretic’s Guide to Leveraging the Social Web" by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • Indiana Campus Compact, Community Service Directors Institute - Richmond, Indiana
    “Leveraging the Power of the Social Web” by Rob Zinkan
  • IU Regional Campus Advancement Meeting--New Albany, Indiana
    “The Power of the Social Web for Advancement Officers” by Rob Zinkan
Other Awards
  • Employee of the Quarter, Indiana University East - Phillip McComb
  • Employee of the Quarter, Indiana University East - Amanda Vance
Service

CASE Indiana Board of Directors - Rob Zinkan
Co-Chair, Communications/Web Track, CASE V Conference 2011 - John Oak Dalton

2012

Educational Advertising Awards - Higher Education Marketing Report
  • Gold - Imprinted Materials: Rufus Bobblehead
  • Bronze - Newspaper Adv/Single Ad: IU‐Focused on You
  • Merit - Brochure: Bold Aspirations
  • Merit - Logo Design: IU East 40th Anniversary
  • Merit - Direct Mail: IU East Texting Postcard
  • Merit - Imprinted Materials: IU East Red Wolves Tee
ADDY Awards - American Advertising Federation, East Central Indiana Chapter
  • Gold - Magazine Design: Radius Magazine #2
  • Silver - Brochure: Color - IU East Search Piece
Presentations
  • Noel-Levitz National Conference on Student Recruitment, Marketing, and Retention--Chicago
    "Breaking Down Silos: An Integrated Lifecycle Approach to Enhancing Recruitment and Retention" by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • CASE Campaign Communications Conference - Miami, Florida
    “Emerging Trends in Campaign Communications” by Rob Zinkan
  • SOCHE (Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education): Ohio Student Affairs Conference - Dayton, Ohio
    “Breaking Down Silos: The Leadership Role of Campus Life in Recruitment and Retention” by Rob Zinkan
  • CASE Indiana Conference - Franklin College, Franklin Indiana
    “We Are Family: Maximizing Your Faculty/Staff Campaign” by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • mStoner Webinar
    “Lifetime Relationships and Engagement in Higher Education” with Rob Zinkan
  • Strategizing for Success: A Recruiter’s Workshop - IUPUI, Indianapolis
    “The Heretic’s Guide to Social Media Marketing and Engagement” by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
  • CASE V Conference - Chicago, Illinois
    “From Admissions to Advancement: Transforming a Campus through Lifecycle Marketing” by Rob Zinkan and John Oak Dalton
Pride of CASE V Awards
  • Gold - Best New Alumni Program: ReConnect 2012
  • Silver - Best Collaborative Program: Run With the Wolves 5K
Other Awards
  • College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Awards
    First Place: Fred S. Stabley Sr. Writing Contest for District 5 - Radius feature: Victoria and Dennis Hicks

2013

ADDY Awards - American Advertising Federation, East Central Indiana Chapter
  • Silver - Brochure/Sales Kit:  Positive Place Initiative brochure
  • Silver - Brochure Campaign:  IU East academic school brochures
  • Silver - Magazine Design:  Radius Magazine