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Company: KT KBN
Entry Submitted By: KCU
Company Description: KT Corporation , formerly Korea Telecom, is South Korea's largest telephone company.
Nomination Category: Corporate Communications, Investor Relations, & Public Relations Categories
Nomination Sub Category: Communications, Investor Relations or PR Executive of the Year

Nomination Title: Sung-il Park:, Senior Director, KT

Tell the story about what this nominated executive has achieved since 1 January 2017 (up to 650 words). Focus on specific accomplishments, and relate these accomplishments to past performance or industry norms.

KT KBN Center’s senior director, Park Sung Il, since the joining of 2017 to KT, has been in KT Group for 11 years until 2018 as a communication expert. KBN (KT Group Broadcasting Network) is a division responsible for KT Group internal communication, opened an in-company broadcasting KBN in 1991. Since then, it has been expanding its media by applying the latest IT technology to Korea's best ICT companies. In addition to launching first in-company live broadcast for the first time in Korea, the company also provides IPTV-based broadcasting and VOD services, KBN contents can be accessed through business PCs, mobile phones, and screens in major corporation buildings throughout the country. If you are a KT employee, you can easily and easily get informed the group news anytime and anywhere. We are expanding this N-screen-based media and communicating vigorously with 60,000 employees of KT Group.

Park Sung-Il senior director has been planning and operating in-company communication in the field of in-company broadcast, in PR-job broadcasting at KBN Center. The KBN Center produces and broadcasts regular program contents more than 12 times a month on Mondays / Wednesdays / Fridays, and the contents are distributed to various KT Group employees through N-screen channels such as TV, PC, elevator LCD and etc, Park Sung-Il senior director is working as production PD, reporter, progress MC, voice actor narration more than twice a month, and is acting as an anchor in case of special broadcast. In addition, the KT Group will hold more than 45 big events such as a press conference for launching products and services, and Park Sung-Il proceeded as the main MC of the event.

Also, he works as KT group’s in-company professional lecturer; this means the top-level lecturers of the KT Group. The lecturers mainly focus on the company’s vision, core values, communication, and the basic attitudes and narration process subjected to the employees of KT Group. As such, Park Sung-Il, who has constantly strived to innovate the in-company broadcast media as an in-company communication specialist within the KT Group, continues to strive for the development of the KBN Center, not just for his personal development, but the development of all employees of the KT Group even now. Due to the effort, senior director Park Sung-Il and his KBN Center has received good reviews both inside and outside of company.

In bullet-list form, briefly summarize up to ten (10) of the chief accomplishments of this nominated executive since the beginning of 2017.

* Korea Communications Award competition (2015, 2016, 2017)
-Grand Prize for Best Broadcasting, Special NewYork Festival Award, Grand Prize for Best International Promotion

* Asia-Pacific Stevie® Awards (2017, 2018)
-Gold prize: “Award for Innovation in Media Relations” and “Award for Innovation in News Websites”
-Silver prize: “Award for Innovation in the Use of Video”, “Most Innovative Communications Team of the Year” and “Most Innovative Communications Professional of the Year”

* International Business Awards (2017)
-Gold prize: “Most Innovative Communications Team of the Year”
-Silver prize: “PR Campaign of the Year”
-Bronze prize: “PR_Technology”, “PR_Industrial”

2014, CEO Commendation – Best Team
2015, CEO Commendation – Best Team
2016, Department Commendation – Best employee : Sung-il Park
2017, CEO Commendation – Best employee : Sung-il Park
2018, CEO Commendation – Best Team