The Marilyn M. Levine AIIP President's Award is given in recognition of any person or institution which has demonstrated extraordinary support of the objectives of the Association of Independent Information Professionals.
The award is named for Marilyn M. Levine, who initiated the formation of AIIP and served as its first president. Her role in the formation of AIIP was included in her obituary in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel in 2010.
Prior to 2011, this award was titled the AIIP President's Award. The award recipient is selected by the AIIP President.
|In recognition of her calm and innovative leadership as AIIP President and board member in responding to the extraordinary challenges of the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic as it affected AIIP operations.
|For her adroit, impactful, and multifaceted service as an AIIP volunteer, conference chair, and board member.
|In appreciation of her long-time AIIP volunteering on many fronts, including the Inquirers Committee, and her outstanding contributions as the lead coordinator of AIIP's 2021 Annual Conference.
|Mary Ellen Bates
|For their creativity, impact, and grace on the 2019-2020 Virtual Events Committee.
|For her longtime support of the objectives of AIIP in public relations, conference planning, service on the board of directors, and management of the AIIP discussion forum.
|In recognition of her extraordinary commitment and initiative to ensure AIIP continues to deliver valuable resources to our membership.
|For being a public, proud and prolific ambassador for AIIP, both within and outside the organization.
|For being a tremendous AIIP supporter in the information publishing field and connecting with members at AIIP conferences for more than 20 years.
In recognition of her long-time mentorship and advocacy on behalf of AIIP members and the Association.
|Mary Ellen Bates
For her unparalleled leadership, innovation and support on behalf of the Association.
For her outstanding contributions to the AIIP Industry Partners & Affiliates Program.
|Mary-Doug Wright and Jane Langeman
For their improvements to the AIIP members' discussion forum.
For her consistent and sustained excellence in negotiating member benefits under the AIIP Vendor Partner Program.
For her extraordinary service to the Association, and her encouragement and mentoring of members and prospective members.
For her extraordinary efforts in establishing the new AIIP web site.
For her excellence and dedication in chairing the 2005 and 2008 AIIP conferences as well as developing a set of procedures and guidelines for future conferences.
For her generous support of her peers in sharing research, mentoring new members, and for serving as Advertising Director for AIIP Connections.
For his extraordinary support of the AIIP web site.
For her extraordinary work on the Industry Relations Committee.
|The Dialog Corp.
For its generous and extraordinary support of the objectives of the Association.
For her excellence in leadership and dedication to the Association.
For her indefatigable service behind the scenes.
For his extraordinary support and service to AIIP's electronic forum.
For her support of and contribution to AIIP as both a vendor representative and volunteer.
|Helen P. Burwell
For her distinguished career dedicated to advancing AIIP and the information profession.
For its continuing significant support to information brokers.
For her landmark contribution to AIIP's governance structure and her inspiring vision for the Association's future.
|Linda Cooper and Barbara Quint
For their development of and contribution to the AIIP Vendor Partner Program.
|Marilyn M. Levine
For her dedication to and her founding of the Association.
Updated July 12, 2023