Awards

2013 PR People to Watch: Joel Payne

December 10th, 2013 by

Joel Payne, Senior Director, Qorvis Communications Smart, strategic, hard working and leader are just a few ways to describe Joel Payne. As a senior director at Qorvis Communications, Payne is a true leader in the… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Javier Moreno

December 10th, 2013 by

Javier Moreno, Manager, Corporate Communications, Toyota Motor North America Javier Moreno is an important contributor to Toyota’s U.S. public relations team, with a track record of excellence that has led to him becoming the youngest… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Stephanie Manas

December 10th, 2013 by

Stephanie Manas, Communications Specialist/Senior Account Executive, Ogilvy Curious. Fun. Smart. Inspiring. These characteristics describe the employees and creative culture instilled in the Ogilvy Group by founder David Ogilvy, and in particular, one of Ogilvy PR’s… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Cynthia Saw

December 10th, 2013 by

Cynthia Saw, Public Relations Manager, Check Point Software Technologies Cynthia Saw leads enterprise PR in the Americas, worldwide consumer PR and analyst relations for Check Point. Saw is committed to showcasing Check Point’s leadership in… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Vicki Voelker Bristol

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Vicki Voelker Bristol, Communications Strategist/ Social Media Specialist, Gambel Communications Vicki Voelker Bristol has a zest for life and public relations. Her personality only enhances her work and adds energy to all that she produces.… Continued

2013 PR People Awards: Media Relations Professional of the Year

December 10th, 2013 by

Winner: Myra Oppel, Regional Communications Vice President, Pepco Holdings Myra Oppel joined Pepco Holdings in mid-2012, after the company had reached its all-time low customer satisfaction score and its Pepco utility had been named the… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Susanna Hughes

December 10th, 2013 by

Susanna Hughes, Director, London Office, Allison+Partners Susanna Hughes opened the London office of Allison+Partners—the company’s first international location— as a director in 2011. Before arriving in London, Hughes worked for Allison+Partners in San Francisco, and… Continued

2013 PR People Awards: PR Professional of the Year: Corporate

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Winner: Chris Hook, Director of Enthusiast and Component PR, Social Media and Product Reviews, AMD At the beginning of 2013, Chris Hook inherited a portfolio in turmoil, a team of zero, and a mission to… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Tiffany Koebel

December 10th, 2013 by

Tiffany Koebel, Public Affairs Specialist, U.S. Department of Labor Tiffany Koebel, who has been on the Office of Public Affairs career staff since July 2010, continues to focus exclusively on enhancing the Labor department’s social… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Amy Wang

December 10th, 2013 by

Amy Wang, Communications Specialist, Kaiser Permanente In the past two years, Amy Wang has developed key PR skills, including storytelling, managing difficult clients and technical skills like shooting and editing video. Much of it is… Continued