The Virginia Communications Hall of Fame
Virginia Communications Hall of Fame 2018
Congratulations to the 2018 class of Virginia Communications Hall of Fame inductees! The 2018 induction ceremony on Thursday, March 29 in Richmond at the historical Altria Theater marked the 30th anniversary of the Hall of Fame, an event that has recognized 165 communication professionals since its inception. This year's class brings the total to 172.
The Virginia Communications Hall of Fame Advisory Committee enthusiastically selected the following prominent Virginia communicators for this highest recognition:
- Joseph Cortina
- Pamela K. El
- Jane Gardner
- Gene Herrick
- Bernie Niemeier
- Jesse Vaughan
- Dwayne Yancey
The Virginia Communications Hall of Fame recognizes communication professionals with exceptional careers in advertising, journalism, public relations, new media and other media fields. George Crutchfield, founding director the School of Mass Communications from 1978-1989, launched the organization in 1986.