John Dunaway, CSI, CCS, AIA was recently nationally recognized at the CSI Convention in St. Louis, MO with an Institute Communication Award for his stirring and inspirational video which tells of Robert V. Bishops dedication and commitment to CSI, the Gulf States Regions reason for naming their highest award after him. The video also chronicles the past recipients of the Robert V. Bishop award for every member of the Gulf States Region to emulate.

John Dunaway also received an Institute Communication Award for his work as the Editor of the Gulf States Region Leader, the GSR newsletter. The GSR Leader is distributed to the 16 chapters of the Gulf States Region. The award commended him for creating an outstanding example of a newsletter that serves the entire Gulf States Region through innovative design, insightful editing, and meaningful articles written by Chapter, Region, and Institute authors as well as its presentation of timely information from experts outside CSI.

CSI is a national association made up of specification writers, architects, engineers, contractors, facility managers, product representatives, manufacturers, owners and others dedicated to the improvement of specifications and building practices in the construction industry through service, education, and research.