International Costumers' Guild

President's Awards

The President's Award is presented at the discretion of the ICG President to recognize extraordinary service to the International Costumers' Guild.


Presented by Philip Gust at Costume-Con 35
- Vicky Assarattanakul For her leadership as Chair of the Publications Committee in the formation of the ICG Press.
- Tonya Adolfson For contributing her extensive knowledge of the publishing industry to the formation of the ICG Press.
- Jacalyn Stanley For using her web design skills to re-architect and re-implement the ICG’s website using a modern, mobile-friendly web platform. .
- Merrily Wolf For her great assistance in re-implementing the ICG’s new website by laboriously proof-reading and correcting every page.
- Pierre Pettinger In appreciation of his years of service as Parliamentarian to the ICG Board of Directors.
- Andrew Assarattanakul "In appreciation of his service in publishing the online edition of the International Costumer newsletter, and sending member notifications and membership cards.


Presented by Philip Gust at Costume-Con 34
- Patrick O'Connor In appreciation of his past service as editor of the ICG Newsletter, and his continued service in publishing the print edition of the ICG's International Costumer newsletter.
- Vicky Young Asaratanakul For her service as editor of the ICG's International Costumer newsletter, and for maintaining its high standard of content and production values.
- Kathe Gust For her service in collecting, scanning and indexing all issues of the ICG's Costumer's Quarterly magazine; indexing back issues of the ICG's International Costumer newsletter; and developing the public relations material for the ICG Resource Center for Chapters and SIGs.
- Bruce MacDermott For his service in establishing and administering the ICG's Group Exemption Letter (GEL) program, which enables participating U.S. chapters and SIGs to become 501(c)(3) non-profits easily and at no cost.


Presented by Philip Gust at Costume-Con 33
- Elaine Sims For setting up and administering the software and templates for participating Group Exemption Letter Chapters and SIGs.
- Byron Connell
- Jeanine Swick
For helping to establish and serving on the Administration Committee of the Marty Gear Costuming Arts and Sciences Fund.


Presented by Philip Gust at Costume-Con 32
- Eric Cannon For his great service to the costuming community by preserving our history in video.
- Carole Parker For transforming the ICG Newsletter into The International Costumer.
- Jeanine Swick In grateful appreciation for her many years of faithful service as ICG Treasurer.
- Susan Toker For furthering the ICG's outreach to the costuming community and beyond through the Mega Convention List.


Presented by Philip Gust at Costume-Con 31
- Bruce Mai
- Nora Mai
- Pierre Pettinger
For extraordinary service to the ICG in preserving and sharing its history.


Presented by Nora Mai at Costume-Con 26
- Bruce Mai
- Deech Mestel
- Jeff Morris
- Pierre Pettinger
- Kevin Roche
For their labour of love in bringing the International Costumers' Gallery online.


Presented by Nora Mai at Costume-Con 25
- Byron Connell
- Bruce MacDermott
For services above and beyond the call of duty in ensuring the ICG's status as a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization.
- Jeff Morris
- John O'Halloran
For their successful migration of the website from its previous hosting provider.


Presented by Carl Mami prior to Costume-Con 24
- Denisen Hartlove
- Jay Hartlove
For taking over the ICG Newletter and making it a joy to read, and for all the work to get it out the door.


Presented by Carl Mami at Costume-Con 22
- Tina Connell For her service to the ICG.


Presented by Darla Kruger at Costume-Con 21
- Betsy Delaney For her work with the ICG Newsletter.
- Jeff Morris
- John O'Halloran
For their work on the ICG website.
- Steve Swope For his work as Recording Secretary.

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