Awards

2013 PR People Awards: Community Relations/Event Marketer

December 10th, 2013 by

Winner: Renee Harper, Executive Vice President, Havas PR Renee Harper had one of the most challenging jobs in media relations: chief communications officer for the Newark (N.J.) public schools, which faced school consolidations, layoffs, contract… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Kate Hunte

December 10th, 2013 by

Kate Hunte, Senior Associate, Finn Partners Kate Hunte possesses an exceptional maturity, skill and commitment that is rare for a PR pro of her age. Her abilities have earned her increased responsibility, as she is… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Caitlin Kinsey

December 10th, 2013 by

Caitlin Kinsey, Management Supervisor, Marina Maher Communications Caitlin Kinsey has been at MMC for two years and in that short time she has made a profound difference in her creative and strategic contributions to agency… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Michelle Sing, Ernst & Young LLP

December 10th, 2013 by

Michelle Sing, Supervising Associate, Ernst & Young LLP Michelle Sing has been a member of the EY Americas public relations team for two years. She has exceeded expectations, earning praise from the practices she leads,… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Christina Kaiser

December 10th, 2013 by

Christina Kaiser, Associate Director, APCO Worldwide Tina Kaiser has been one of APCO’s swiftly rising stars since she joined its New York office in June 2011, following nearly four years at Hill+Knowlton. Kaiser’s ability to… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Melissa Koski Carney

December 10th, 2013 by

Melissa Koski Carney, Account Supervisor, Fahlgren Mortine One of Melissa Koski Carney’s outstanding achievements over the past year was her work to develop and implement an integrated campaign for Donate Life Ohio. The objective of… Continued

2013 PR News Hall of Fame: Ellen East

December 10th, 2013 by

Ellen East, Executive Vice President and Chief Communications Officer, Time Warner Cable A longtime veteran of the cable TV industry, Ellen East has risen to the pinnacle of the PR discipline. As EVP and chief… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Olivia Alair

December 10th, 2013 by

Olivia Alair, Vice President, Public Affairs and Crisis Communications Practice, SKDKnickerbocker Olivia Alair is a rising star within SKDKnickerbocker’s public affairs and crisis communications practice. From the day that Alair arrived at SKDKnickerbocker in early… Continued

2013 PR News Hall of Fame: Howard J. Rubenstein

December 10th, 2013 by

Howard J. Rubenstein, President, Rubenstein Associates, Inc.; Chairman, Rubenstein Communications, Inc. If you want a shortcut to a list of some of the most influential leaders in the New York business and cultural communities and… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Kristal Howard

December 10th, 2013 by

Kristal Howard, Public Relations Manager, The Kroger Co. During 2012-2013, Kristal Howard, public relations manager for The Kroger Co., secured more than 35 favorable media placements per quarter, surpassing a set goal of 25 per… Continued