On Aug. 25, the Houston chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators held its Hawaiian-themed Bronze Quill Awards at the Houston Hilton Post Oak. Honoring excellence in communications work in 2004, 54 winners (33 for excellence and 21 for merit) were selected from 90 entries. Angie Shortt (l.), former IABC Houston board member; Ginger Bertrand, IABC Houston president; and Ellen Custer of 2d Design are pictured here.