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About Steve Goldstein

Steve Goldstein is editorial director of events for Access Intelligence’s PR News brand, which encompasses premium, how-to content, data and competitive intelligence for public relations professionals; PR News Online; PR News conferences, webinars and awards programs; and PR News guidebooks. Previously at AI Steve was editorial director of min, min ’s b2b and minonline as well as managing editor of CableFAX: The Magazine and CableWorld. Before joining Access Intelligence, he was executive editor of World Screen News, and editor of Film/Tape World, which covered film, television and commercial production in the San Francisco Bay Area.

2013 PR People Awards: PR Professional of the Year: Agency

Winner: Jody Sunna, Senior Vice President, Havas PR Jody Sunna quadrupled the consumer practice at Havas PR this year by winning Coty Fragrances to add to the agency’s other Coty business, and by acquiring new … | MORE »

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2013 PR People Awards: Social Media Professional of the Year

Winner:  Greg Swan, Senior Vice President, Brand Innovation and Digital Strategy, Weber Shandwick Greg Swan is one of the main forces behind “Army Strong Stories,” recognized as an industry best-practice social media PR program that … | MORE »

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2013 PR People Awards: Brand Marketer of the Year

Winner: Marilyn Fancher, Chief Creative Officer, APCO Worldwide Successfully positioning one of the world’s most renowned candy brands as a promoter of healthy living is the kind of challenge that makes Marilyn Fancher the Brand … | MORE »

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2013 PR People Awards: PR Professional of the Year: Corporate

Winner: Chris Hook, Director of Enthusiast and Component PR, Social Media and Product Reviews, AMD At the beginning of 2013, Chris Hook inherited a portfolio in turmoil, a team of zero, and a mission to … | MORE »

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2013 PR People Awards: Media Relations Professional of the Year

Winner: Myra Oppel, Regional Communications Vice President, Pepco Holdings Myra Oppel joined Pepco Holdings in mid-2012, after the company had reached its all-time low customer satisfaction score and its Pepco utility had been named the … | MORE »

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2013 PR People to Watch: Amy Wang

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 … | MORE »

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2013 PR People to Watch: Megan Whittemore

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 … | MORE »

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2013 PR People to Watch: Amanda Tutera

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 … | MORE »

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2013 PR News Hall of Fame: Jack Martin

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 … | MORE »

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2013 PR People Awards: Agency Leader of the Year

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 … | MORE »

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