Awards

2013 PR People to Watch: Amy Wang

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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

2013 PR People to Watch: Megan Whittemore

December 10th, 2013 by

Megan Whittemore, Press Secretary, Office of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor Taking complex policy and making it digestible for members of Congress, the media and the American people is not easy—Megan Whittemore does this every… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Blair Latoff Holmes

December 10th, 2013 by

Blair Latoff Holmes, Executive Director of Media Relations, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Blair Latoff Holmes leads a team of media relations professionals tasked with advancing the interests of more than three million American businesses. Her… Continued

2013 PR News Hall of Fame: Jack Martin

December 10th, 2013 by

Jack Martin, Global Executive Chairman and CEO, Hill+Knowlton Strategies Jack Martin is a recognized thought leader in communications, politics and business. His theories regarding the relationship between the public and traditional institutions manifest themselves as… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Amanda Tutera

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Amanda Tutera, Community Relations Program, Manager, Pacific Gas & Electric Amanda Tutera owns/manages PG&E’s relationship with Habitat for Humanity. She is responsible for annual design, implementation and promotion of $1.2 million annual “Solar Habitat” partnership… Continued

2013 PR People Awards: Account Director-Supervisor of Year

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Winner: Joanna Cochran, Director, Consumer, WCG Joanna Cochran has led crisis communications training and programming for Bugaboo strollers during a major recall, and has expertly guided clients through identification of key influencers and analytical insights… Continued

2013 PR People Awards: Agency Leader of the Year

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Winner: Michael Kempner, Founder, President and CEO, MWW Under Michael Kempner’s leadership, MWW bought itself back from Interpublic in 2011, 10 years after its acquisition, and has used its newfound freedom to innovate and build… Continued

2013 PR News Hall of Fame: Ray Kotcher

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Ray Kotcher, Senior Partner and Chairman, Ketchum As Ray Kotcher has himself written, his career “sprang from a lifelong interest in the power and influence of mass media.” When researching Boston University as possible graduate… Continued

2013 PR People Awards: Image Turnaround Leader of the Year

December 10th, 2013 by

Winners:  Katherine McLane, Vice President, Communications and External Affairs,  and Rae Bazzarre, Director, Communications and External Affairs, LIVESTRONG Foundation Few communications professionals face the kind of scandal that has surrounded Lance Armstrong over the past… Continued

2013 PR People Awards: Intern of the Year

December 10th, 2013 by

Winner:  Dan Turk, BWK New York Dan Turk has made an unusually large splash during a few short months in  PR. BWK NY President Ben Kellogg says Turk jumped in with both feet when he… Continued