Awards


avatar

2011 PR News Hall of Fame: Richard Edelman

President & CEO, Edelman For 60 years Edelman has remained an independent, family-owned agency. For Richard Edelman, that’s a source of deep pride. “Our independence has allowed us to consistently put the interests of our … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

2011 15-to-Watch: Caitlin Andrews

A two-year veteran at Bracewell & Giuliani, 24-year-old Caitlin Andrews is a key member of the firm’s media training team, as well as its “minute mentoring” team that organizes events in Washington D.C. and New … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

2011 Top Places to Work in PR – American Heart Association

The American Heart Association has been in a winner and finalist in multiple PR News awards programs, as its communications team proves time and again that PR know-how combined with passion and commitment has the … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

2011 PR People Awards – Digital Communications Leader of the Year

Winner: Chris Perry President, Digital Communications, Weber Shandwick In 2010, Chris Perry spearheaded the Pepsi Refresh Project—a $20 million investment directed toward ideas that move communities forward. If you’re looking for impressive results, look no … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

2011 15-to-Watch: Jaime Soper

Jaime Soper seems to do it all for PepsiCo’s social channels. Just in 2011, Soper created and executed the company’s digital events strategy at SXSW and BlogHer. At the BlogHer conference, brand activations, a keynote … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

2011 15-to-Watch: Caitrin O’Sullivan

Caitrin O’Sullivan’s work with the City of New York’s Board of Elections drew rave reviews, thanks to a Twitter voting-response stream she created and executed for Election Day 2010. In addition, O’Sullivan’s social media expertise … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

2011 Top Places to Work in PR – Waggener Edstrom Worldwide

At Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, employee engagement, development and retention is driven by multiple programs that have one core message: positive outcomes only come from effective teamwork. “To help drive collaboration and build understanding across teams, … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

2011 Top Places to Work in PR – Affect

Affect president Sandra Fathi encourages an entrepreneurial spirit among employees, who are made to feel as if they can share ideas at any time on how to enhance the agency and its services. This feedback … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

2011 PR People Awards – Account Director/Supervisor of the Year

Winner: Julie Harkavy Fisher Executive VP, Weber Shandwick, New York A few years ago, Julie Harkavy Fisher and her team launched Electrolux ICON in the U.S. by escorting the appliances from Europe on the world’s … | MORE »

Comments Off

avatar

2011 15-to-Watch: Jacalyn Lee

The pairing of Jacalyn Lee with the XO Group (formerly known as The Knot) is clearly a match made in heaven. Lee leads all communications initiatives for The Knot, WeddingChannel.com, The Nest and The Bump. … | MORE »

Comments Off