Stories by Chris Seymour

2015 Top Places to Work in PR: The Thomas Collective

December 9th, 2015 by

The Thomas Collective (TTC) conducts an annual “Happiness Audit,” a survey that Human Resources administers with each person in the office. This helps determine what improvements, if any, can be made within the company to… Continued

2015 Top Places to Work in PR: US Green Building Council

December 9th, 2015 by

The word “family” is thrown around often at US Green Building Council (USGBC) and for good reason. The staff love to come together for annual events like Greenbake (baking competition), Greenbeard (beard competition complete with… Continued

2015 Top Places to Work in PR: Vantage PR

December 9th, 2015 by

Vantage PR believes in a healthy mix of working hard and playing hard, and strongly believes that by interjecting a little fun in a professional environment, it can provide a greater sense of community and… Continued

2015 Top Places to Work in PR: Weber Shandwick

December 9th, 2015 by

Weber Shandwick is collaborative, digital, diverse, and passionate. Add to that “super innovative and fun” and “entrepreneurial,” in the words of its employees. Weber Shandwick is a team of strategists, analysts, producers, designers, developers, campaign… Continued

2015 Digital PR Awards: Blog (Organization)

November 9th, 2015 by

Winner: Entropy Solutions – Phase Change Matters blog Entropy Solutions has been producing PureTemp, the world’s first 100% renewable phase change material, since 2007. The mission of its 2014 digital initiative was to establish PureTemp's… Continued

2015 Digital PR Awards: Cause Marketing/CSR

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Winner: ExxonMobil – Be An Engineer Campaign The overall objective of the ExxonMobil – Be An Engineer (BAE) Campaign was to celebrate the 'E' in STEM—i.e., shine a light on the “engineering” aspect in the… Continued

2015 Digital PR Awards: Contest/Game

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Co-Winner: CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield – FRNZY Healthcare reform brought significant changes to the under-65 health insurance market, resulting in a less healthy, more expensive consumer base. To offset these costs, CareFirst launched an initiative for… Continued

2015 Digital PR Awards: Crisis Management

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Winner: Emergency Nurses Association – Ebola Crisis Response The U.S. Ebola crisis response was an unprecedented exercise in infectious diseases preparedness for nurses and healthcare organizations across the world. ENA members were hungry for the… Continued

2015 Digital PR Awards: Digital Communicator

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Winner: John McInerney, Ruder Finn As SVP of Consumer Marketing for Ruder Finn, John McInerney has spearheaded a number of integrated digital and social campaigns for leading brands across industries. For example, he led an… Continued

2015 Digital PR Awards: Digital Marketing Campaign (100k-200k)

November 9th, 2015 by

Winner: Tata Consultancy Services – TCS Amsterdam Marathon: Calling all Superheroes Tata Consultancy Services has been the main sponsor to the Amsterdam Marathon (TAM) for the past five years, and it has been a highly… Continued