Archive: November 2010

2010 PR People Awards: Media Relations Professional of the Year

November 30th, 2010 by

Winner: Peter Shankman Founder/CEO, Help a Reporter Out What’s in a name? When it comes to Help a Reporter Out, the name is an amazing tagline in itself and a nearly perfect exercise in branding. This… Continued

2010 15-to-Watch (Corporate/Nonprofit): Jessica Laiti

November 30th, 2010 by

Jessica Laiti Corporate Responsibility Specialist, Cox Enterprises Jessica Laiti holds more board and committee appointments than many top-level executives. As the head of Cox Enterprises’ partnership with Habitat for Humanity, Laiti coordinates every aspect of… Continued

2010 15-to-Watch (Corporate/Nonprofit): Amanda Hebert

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Amanda Hebert Publicist, Corporate Communications, Scholastic Inc. Since joining Scholastic in 2008, Amanda Hebert’s talent for coming up with innovative ideas and creating compelling stories has made her an asset to the corporate communications team.… Continued

2010 15-to-Watch (Corporate/Nonprofit): Kristy Guerra

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Kristy Guerra Communications Specialist, Bausch + Lomb Kristy Guerra started as a college intern at Bausch + Lomb and now serves a critical role on its global corporate communications team. She is the content owner… Continued

2010 15-to-Watch (Corporate/Nonprofit): Laura Dunn

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Laura Dunn Communications Consultant, Kaiser Permanente In only two years with Kaiser Permanente, Laura Dunn’s responsibilities have expanded from handling media relations to managing public relations in a much broader sense. She has helped spearhead… Continued

2010 15-to-Watch (Corporate/Nonprofit): Brad Carmony

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Brad Carmony Director of Brand Public Relations, Homewoods Suites by Hilton In the hospitality industry, where many ideas have been recycled from a long history of corporate marketing tactics, Brad Carmony shines as an energetic… Continued

2010 15-to-Watch (Corporate/Nonprofit): Cassie Bryan

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Cassie Bryan Publicist, Turner Broadcasting System From event coverage to convention appearances to set visits to press junkets, Cassie Bryan handles all the demands that go along with being the face of Turner PR in… Continued

2010 15-to-Watch (Corporate/Nonprofit): Andrea Boyle

November 30th, 2010 by

Andrea Boyle National Media Relations Coordinator, University of Delaware Armed with a can-do attitude and constant professionalism, Andrea Boyle has expanded the scope of the University of Delaware’s media relations during her two years of… Continued

2010 15-to-Watch (Agency): Amy Robinson

November 30th, 2010 by

Amy Robinson Account Manager, LEWIS PR Amy Robinson rose through the ranks of LEWIS PR U.S. in four years, from account coordinator to account executive and then senior account executive, to her current position. She… Continued

2010 15-to-Watch (Agency): Katie Reardon

November 30th, 2010 by

Katie Reardon Senior Associate, Widmeyer Communications In her nearly three years with Widmeyer, Katie Reardon has plied her skills in broad range of disciplines, including straightforward media relations, aggressive social media management, branding and promoting… Continued