PR People Award Previous Winners and Honorable Mentions

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2007


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Account Executive of the Year

John Abrashkin, Ricochet Public Relations

Lissette Capati, Spectrum Science Communications

Jason M. Carlton, Vanguard Media Group

Shaun Leavy, Senior Account Executive, MWW Group

Scott Vallee, Airfoil Public Relations

    Agency Executive of the Year

    John Frazier, Quinn & Co. Public Relations

    Terri Jones, APR, Access PR

    Melissa Lackey, Standing Partnership

    Jennifer Prosek, Cubitt Jacobs & Prosek Communications

      Brand Marketer of the Year

      Emily Buchanan, MWW Group

        Community Relations Professional of the Year

        Jennifer Benito, Sacramento -Yolo Mosquito and Vector Control District

        Ed Nicholson, Tyson Foods, Inc.

        Teri Radosevich, Avnet

          Crisis Communicator of the Year

          Gil Bashe, Makovsky + Company

          Gene Grabowski, Levick Strategic Communications

          Veronica Zanellato Kido, Kido Communications

          Carreen Winters, MWW Group

            Educator/Trainer

            Rebecca Feaster, Feaster and Associates

            Andrew Gilman, CommCore Consulting Group

              Media Relations Professional of the Year

              Biill Jamieson, PCGCampbell Marketing Communications

              Richard Licata, Showtime Networks

              Michael Schiferl, Weber Shandwick

              Sarah Znerold, SZPR, Inc.

                PR Professional of the Year: Academic Institution

                John Broderick, Old Dominion University

                Scott E. Eldredge, Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania

                Sue Jablonski, Ohio State University Medical Center

                Maeve Kiley, Loyola University Chicago

                  PR Professional of the Year: Corporate

                  Eric Abner, Tennis Channel

                  Terry Anderson, Cisco

                  Jock Breitwieser, Callidus Software Inc.

                  Pam Erickson, E*TRADE FINANCIAL

                  Erin Foster, Kodak

                    PR Professional of the Year: Nonprofit/Association

                    Merni Fitzgerald, Fairfax County Office of Public Affairs

                    Valsin A. Marmillion - Marmillion + Company

                    Deborah Marshall, Good Samaritan Hospital

                    Beth Schieber, Ohio Tobacco Prevention Foundation

                    Chad Yelton, Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden

                      PR Team Leader

                      Penelope Bruce, Cisco

                      Geoff Burt, Latham & Watkins LLP

                      Nancy Lewis, SAE International

                      Steve McAbee, Wunderkind Public Relations

                      LuJean Smith, Siemens Medical Solutions

                        Public Affairs Executive of the Year

                        Ken Capps, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

                        Blair Christie, Cisco

                        Brandon Edwards, DAVIES

                        Jose Hermocillo, APCO Worldwide

                        Richard Ramlall, RCN

                          Spokesperson of the Year

                          Adam Cummings, Charlotte County Commissioner

                          John Drengenberg, Underwriters Laboratories

                            Hall of Fame

                            Richard Laermer, RLM Public Relations

                            Kenneth Makovsky, Makovsky + Company

                            John Rosica, Rosica Public Relations

                            Ellen Toplin, Toplin & Associates, Inc.

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                              2006

                              Account Manager

                              Lori Tokunaga, The Hoffman Agency

                              Paul Peterson, Off Madison Ave

                              Rebekah Morgan, Burson-Marsteller

                                Agency Executive of the Year

                                John Deveney, ABC, APR, Deveney Communication

                                Thomas F. Coyne, Coyne PR

                                John Davies, DAVIES

                                Lisa Throckmorton, SheaHedges Group

                                Michelle Ubben, Ron Sachs Communications

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                                  Brand Marketer of the Year

                                  Michael Keller, International Dairy Queen

                                  Heather Philbin, Cybertrust

                                    Crisis Communicator of the Year

                                    Sandra R. Alstadt, Entergy Corporation

                                    Ashley McCown, Solomon McCown & Company

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                                      Internal Communications Profesional of the Year

                                      Elaine Hinsdale, Lockheed Martin Corporation

                                      Al Maag, Avnet

                                        Measurement/Research Expert of the Year

                                        Bryan Dumont, APCO Worldwide

                                        Katie Delahaye Paine. KDPaine & Partners

                                        Angela Jeffrey, VMS

                                        Mark Weiner, Delahaye

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                                          Media Relations Professional of the Year

                                          Raymond L. Buse III, Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber

                                          Sheri Baer, The Hoffman Agency

                                          David Ebeling, Sperry Van Ness Commercial Real Estate Advisors

                                          Jennifer Risi, Weber Shandwick

                                            PR Professional of the Year : Academic Institution

                                            Ann Marie Varga, Rollins College

                                            John Morgan, Quinnipiac University

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                                              PR Profesional of the Year : Nonprofit/Assoc.

                                              Ted Nguyen, Orange County Transportation Authority

                                              Emily Callahan, Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

                                              Julia Cartwright, American Legacy Foundation

                                              Nancy Fletcher, California Milk Advisory Board

                                              Ron W. Roecker, The Recording Academy

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                                                PR Professional of the Year : Corporate

                                                Kathy Callahan, Ameristar Casinos, Inc.

                                                Lisa Marie Bongiovanni, Mattel

                                                Sunil Robert Vuppula, i-flex solutions, India

                                                LuJean Smith, Siemens Medical Solutions

                                                  PR Team Leader

                                                  Peggy Heller, Vox Medica, Inc

                                                  Marita Gomez, HealthInfo Direct

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                                                    Public Affairs Executive of the Year

                                                    Carolyn Tieger, Porter Novelli

                                                    Kelly Cox, APCO Worldwide

                                                      Spokespers on of the Year

                                                      Stephanie Bunker, United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

                                                      Marv Hoyt, Greater Yellowstone Coalition

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