2014 - David Gallagher
2013 - Dean A. Kruckeberg, Ph.D., APR, Fellow PRSA
2012 - Paulo Nassar
2011 - No Award
2010 - John L. Paluszek, APR, Fellow PRSA
2009 - Michael Morley, President, Morley Corporate Consulting Ltd. (USA)
2008 - Ceyda Aydede, President , Founder Global Public Relations & Consulting (Turkey)
2007 - Loula Zaklama, President and Managing Director, Rada Research and Public Relations (Egypt)
2007 - Jack Bergen, Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Marketing, Siemens Corporation (USA)
2006 - Mike Okereke, President, Business Education Examinations Council (Nigeria)
2006 - Manuel Alonso M., President & CEO, Imagenes Nte, S.A. De C.V. (Mexico)
2005 - Betûl Mardin, IPRA, Fellow, President and Founding Parnter of I.M.A.G.E. Public Relations
2004 - Sylvan M. Barnet, Jr. and Arthur Reef, co-founders, Barnet & Reef Associates/PR International (USA).
2003 - Daniel J. Edelman, APR, Fellow PRSA, Founder and Chairman, Daniel J. Edelman, Inc. (USA).
2002 - Göran E. Sjöberg, President, Göran Sjöberg Public Relations AB (Sweden)
2001 - Barbara M. Burns, APR, IPRA Fellow, President, Barbara Burns & Associates, Inc. (USA)
2000 - Gavin Anderson, Chairman, Gavin Anderson & Company Worldwide (USA)
1999 - Jacques Coup de Frejac, International Consultant, Fleishman-Hillard (France)
1999 - Dennis Buckle, United Africa Company (UK)
1998 - Lawrence Foster, former Corporate Vice President for Public Relations, Johnson & Johnson. (USA)
1997 - Harold Burson, Founder and Chairman of Burson-Marsteller (USA)
1996 - Taiji Kohara, Founder of the Public Relations Society of Japan (posthumous award)
1996 - Jos‚ Rolim Vanlenca, Founder of Reseda S.C. Ltda. (Brazil)
1995 - John M. Reed, APR, PRSA Fellow, Founder and Chairman, Consultants in Public Relations, SA.