The Circles

Gold Circle and Silver Circle Nominations

Nominations are closed for 2017.
Nominations for next year will open about October 2017.

Gold Circle

The Gold Circle honors media professionals who began their careers in television at least 50 years ago, either in a performing, creative, technical or administrative role within the industry or in an area related to television such as TV journalism education, advertising, promotion, and public relations. They must also have made a significant contribution to the Northwest Chapter television for at least part of their 50-year career. The Northwest Chapter of NATAS has been honoring and celebrating our Gold Circle members since 2005.

Our honored Gold Circle inductees to date are:

2015

John Givens

Ed Hume

Don Wakem

2014

Norma Goodman

Bob Newman

2013

Bryan Johnson

2010

George Ray

2008

Chris Wedes

2005

Augie Hiebert

       

Silver Circle

The Silver Circle honors media professionals who began their careers in television at least 25 years ago, either in a performing, creative, technical or administrative role within the industry or in an area related to television such as TV journalism education, advertising, promotion, and public relations. They must also have made a significant contribution to the Northwest Chapter television for at least part of their 25-year career. The Northwest Chapter of NATAS has been honoring and celebrating our Silver Circle members since 1991.

Our honored Silver Circle inductees to date are:

2017

Kurt Austin

Ken Boddie

Linda Byron

Jack Hyyppa

Peter O’Connell

Ron Pisaneschi

Jackie Purcell

Dick Splitstone

2016

Scott Altus

Maria Downey

Ray Heacox

Deborah Horne

Essex Porter

Peter Rosten

Matt Zaffino

2015

Karole Honas

David Ko

Bill Krumm

Chris Legeros

Joanne Lisosky

Helen Raptis

Randy Shaw

Herb Weisbaum

2014

Steve Amen

Walter Farley

Dan Kleckner

Lori Matsukawa

Steve Pool

Dee Sarton

Tom Speer

Cleven Ticeson

Ed White

2013

Brenda Buratti

Joan Cartan-Hansen

Enrique Cerna

Steve Dowd

Jeff Gianola

Scott LaPlante

Clyn Richards

Bob Throndsen

Nadine Woodward

2012

Gary Gibson

Jeff Douglas

2011

Steve Cannon

Ken Jones

Dan Lewis

2010

Steve Raible

Don LaCombe

Rebecca Force

2009

Greg Palmer

Tracy Barry

2008

Aaron Brown

Kathi Goertzen

Peter Morrill

2007

Sharon Howard

Patsy Smullin

2006

Robert E. Krueger

Connie Thompson

2005

Micki Flowers

2004

Brook Stanford

Tom Dargan

2003

James Bosley

Jack Butler

Bryan Johnson

2002

Roger Ottenbach

Richard Ross

2001

Jack Capell

Howard Scott

2000

Bill Brubaker

Mike Donahue

Martin Holtman, Jr.

Lee Schulman

1997

Burnill F. Clark

Mike James

Robert E. Kelly

Bruce King

Val E. Limburg

1996

Charles Herring

Ed Hume

Don Lacy

Laszlo Pal

Pat Scott

Harry Wappler

1995

Stan Boreson

Ruth Fratt

Gary Justice

Bob Newman

Craig Smith

1994

John F. Behnke

Roderic J. Clefton

Jean Enersen

Nick Freeman

1993

Eric Bremner

Barbara Groce

Glenn Johnson

Bill McLain

Phil Sturholm

W. W. Warren

1992

Bob Briley

Dorothy S. Bullitt

Don McCune

Ancil H. Payne

Jean Walkinshaw

Chris Wedes

1991

Art Pattison

 
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