Blue Monster Awards


AOL's Blue Monster Awards, the highest honor an AOL employee can receive, recognize AOLers who personify AOL's core values. The awards program debuted in 2010 as a way to bring to life the values AOL embraces as a company by recognizing those whose great work and passion has caught the attention of their peers. Below, meet the Blue Monster Award winners, shown with the AOL value they embody.

2015 Blue Monster Awards
Laura Tinkham – We are in the business of helping people. Period.
Chris Bokel – We say what we mean and do what we say. We act with integrity.
Brit Keller – We embrace chance and a DNA of curiosity – we think big and take chances.
Bob Perez – We hire and empower smart people who love what they do.
Julie Harney – We trust and root for each other – we win as a team.
Allie Gaggini – We take fun seriously.
Danielle Skeen – Blue Monster in the Community
Sasha Nagy – Blue Monster in the Business

2014 Blue Monster Awards
Denise Miller – We are in the business of helping people. Period.
Bailey Hayes – We say what we mean and do what we say. We act with integrity.
Sivan Sabach – We embrace chance and a DNA of curiosity – we think big and take chances.
Afsal Ismail – We hire and empower smart people who love what they do.
Eric Carman – We trust and root for each other – we win as a team.
Marc Goldberg – We take fun seriously.
Barbara Rust – Blue Monster in the Community
Daniel Carroll – Blue Monster in the Business

2013 Blue Monster Awards
Liz Taurasi – We are in the business of helping people. Period.
Andrew Consky – We say what we mean and do what we say. We act with integrity.
Matt Barrett – We embrace chance and a DNA of curiosity – we think big and take chances.
Julie Vaughn – We hire and empower smart people who love what they do.
Sydney Levin – We trust and root for each other – we win as a team.
Felix Tahn – We take fun seriously.
Sheryl Bulter – Blue Monster in the Community
Katy Osborne – Blue Monster in the Business

2012 Blue Monster Awards
James Vose - We are in the business of helping people. Period.
Jacob Qura - We say what we mean and do what we say. We act with integrity.
Shay Brog - We embrace change and a DNA of curiosity - we think big and take chances.
Kira Greene - We hire and empower smart people who love what they do.
Kenny Yum - We trust and root for each other - we win as a team.
John Erhart - We take fun seriously.
Brendan Jennings - Blue Monster in the Business
Kris Finney - Blue Monster in the Community

2011 Blue Monster Awards (Fourth Class)
Hoa Quach - We are in the business of helping people. Period.
Hallie Seegal - We say what we mean and do what we say. We act with integrity.
Rob Gould - We embrace change and a DNA of curiosity - we think big and take chances.
Mandar Shinde - We hire and empower smart people who love what they do.
Jose Garcia-Franco - We trust and root for each other - we win as a team.
Jessica Mullins - We take fun seriously.
Rich Flynn - Blue Monster in the Community

2011 Blue Monster Awards (Third Class)
Debra McCall - We are in the business of helping people. Period.
Maureen Jules-Perez - We say what we mean and do what we say. We act with integrity.
Dave Feldman - We embrace change and a DNA of curiosity - we think big and take chances.
Amber Masud - We hire and empower smart people who love what they do.
Samantha Kibort - We trust and root for each other - we win as a team.
Lorna Rodericks - We take fun seriously.
Ron Tiesler - Blue Monster in the Community

2010 Blue Monster Awards (Second Class)
Roopa Mathew - We are in the business of helping people. Period.
Neil Mock - We say what we mean and do what we say. We act with integrity.
Bill Wetherell - We embrace change and a DNA of curiosity - we think big and take chances.
Mike Whitmore - We hire and empower smart people who love what they do.
Summer Blais - We trust and root for each other - we win as a team.
Jim Norton - We take fun seriously.
Nelson D'Cruz - Blue Monster in the Community

2010 Blue Monster Awards (First Class)
Chris Zimmerman - We are in the business of helping people. Period.
Erin Tulk - We say what we mean and do what we say. We act with integrity.
Rizwan Sattar - We embrace change and a DNA of curiosity - we think big and take chances.
Rachel Gross - We hire and empower smart people who love what they do.
Shibu Philip - We trust and root for each other - we win as a team.
Jennifer Newby - We take fun seriously.
Leslie Josefowicz - Blue Monster in the Community

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