HighGround has won more than two dozen national “Pollie” awards from the American Association of Political Consultants including 2014 Campaign Excellence Public Affairs/Advocacy Campaign of the Year” award for “Restoring Arizona.”

The team’s campaign work has also won several Reed Awards from Campaigns and Elections Magazine.

Chuck Coughlin has been honored as “Best Political Operative” from the Arizona Capital Times in 2014, 2013, 2012, and 2010.  In 2008 and 2006, Coughlin was honored by the Arizona Capitol Times as the “Person you would least want as a political opponent.”  In 2004, BizAZ magazine named HighGround one of Arizona’s “Coolest Companies.”

HighGround’s work has also been recognized by the PRSA, the Arizona Newspaper Association, and the National Association for Transit Excellence.