Awards

2013 PR People Awards: Public Affairs Professional of the Year

December 10th, 2013 by

Winner: Patrick Riccards, Partner, Collaborative Communications Group Patrick Riccards’ Twitter handle “@eduflack” is a modest way of expressing his contributions to education reform in Connecticut. In a single year as the CEO and spokesman for… Continued

2013 PR People Awards: Digital Communicator of the Year

December 10th, 2013 by

Winner: Tim Baker, Vice President, Digital Strategy, MWW Tim Baker was a leader and key player in the creation and execution of the New Jersey “Stronger Than the Storm” campaign, a 360° program that revolved… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Mallory Perkins

December 10th, 2013 by

Mallory Perkins, Social Media Analyst, The Coca-Cola Company In just five years, Mallory Perkins has pursued her passion for digital communications and is currently part of the digital communications and public affairs team at The… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Danielle Kramer

December 10th, 2013 by

Danielle Kramer, Account Manager, Fresh Ideas Group Though just a few years into her professional PR career, Danielle Kramer is a shining example of how one should never underestimate the capabilities of today’s youth. In… Continued

2013 PR People Awards: PR Team Leader of the Year

December 10th, 2013 by

Winner: Shannon Eis, Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, MWW Shannon Eis’ team was  behind the world’s longest ribbon-cutting:  5.51 miles worth of blue ribbon stretching along the Jersey Shore, with Governor Chris Christie wielding the… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Alyssa Gardina

December 10th, 2013 by

Alyssa Gardina, Senior Digital Manager, Weber Shandwick Alyssa Gardina started her public relations career at the Women’s Museum in Dallas, igniting her passion for storytelling through digital media. After dedicating two years in nonprofit, she… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Dana Metzger

December 10th, 2013 by

Dana Metzger, Senior Account Executive, Clapp Communications Dana Metzger has many attributes that make her a standout PR professional. She is assertive, but never brash, and strategic while also being flexible and incredibly smart. She… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Taryn Scher

December 10th, 2013 by

Taryn Scher, Sparkle Boss, TK PR Taryn Scher, “The Sparkle Boss” at TK PR, has always been driven by a burning desire to excel in everything she does. Scher started TK PR in 2008, and… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Natalie DeNike

December 10th, 2013 by

Natalie DeNike, Associate, Analytics, WCG Natalie DeNike has already developed a strong specialization in consumer analytics by working with some of WCG’s largest accounts, including Red Bull, Hershey’s, Warner Bros and Hilton Worldwide. In the… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Crystal Ghassemi

December 10th, 2013 by

Crystal Ghassemi, APR, Public Relations Manager, Dollar General Corporation Since joining Dollar General last year, Crystal Ghassemi has completely overhauled the company’s external outreach efforts. Ghassemi implemented a substantial PR outreach in January 2013 to position… Continued