Blaine W. Whipple, senior vice president for finance, Bonneville International Corp., has received an "Avatar" award from the Broadcast Financial Management Association.

In addition to the award, he received $1,000, which he donated to the Primary Children's Medical Center in Salt Lake City.BFMA is an organization of senior financial executives of radio, television and the cable television industry which makes the above award annually to a person considered to be of high caliber.