WorkCompCentral Seeking Nominations for Comp Laude® Awards

CAMARILLO, Calif.--()--WorkCompCentral is seeking nominations for its 6th Annual Comp Laude® Awards, recognizing excellence in the workers’ compensation industry.

Anyone involved in workers’ compensation in any jurisdiction may nominate an individual or company for an award. Nominators can choose from one of ten categories: Injured Worker, Applicant / Claimant Attorney, Defense Attorney, Medical Professional, Industry Leader, Employer, Service Provider / Vendor, Claims Professional, Work Comp Philanthropy, Agent / Broker, or write in a category.

“We continue to receive overwhelmingly positive feedback and support for our event, the vision of our founder, David DePaolo. We are honored to have the support of Sedgwick and Broadspire as they return as our partner sponsors. Together we are changing the story of work comp and putting people back at the center of what we do.” said Kristen Chavez, Director of Business Development and Operations.

The 2017 panel of judges includes:

  • Eunhee Kim, President, EK Health
  • Bill Minick, President, PartnerSource
  • Artemis Emslie, CEO, myMatrixx
  • Rick Victor, Senior Fellow, Sedgwick Institute
  • Michael Gavin, President, Prium
  • Abbie Hudgens, Administrator, Tennessee Bureau of Workers Comp
  • Sandy Shtab, AVP, Advocacy & Compliance, Healthesystems

Click here to see the entire list of Advisory Board members contributing to Comp Laude® Awards & Gala.

Nominations close on May 31. Awards will be presented during the Comp Laude® Awards & Gala October 30 - November 1 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, CA. Sponsorship opportunities are available. The online nomination form can be found at or call (805) 484-0333.

About WorkCompCentral
Based in Camarillo, Calif., WorkCompCentral, a specialty digital media company, produces daily news, tools, continuing education courses and other live events for the workers compensation industry and can be reached at 805-484-0333 and via


Yvonne Guibert, marketing director, 813-245-0193

Release Summary

WorkCompCentral seeks nominations for its 6th Annual Comp Laude® Awards. Industry professionals are encouraged to nominate a person or business deserving of recognition for outstanding achievements.


Yvonne Guibert, marketing director, 813-245-0193