Winner: Weber Shandwick with PEDIGREE Brand – The PEDIGREE Feeding Project Through no fault of their own, more than four million dogs end up in shelters and breed rescues every year. Sadly, nearly half of… Continued
Winners: Clever Girls Collective – #Batkid Saves San Francisco and Taylor Strategy – Taco Bell Shakes up the Breakfast Routine #Batkid Saves San Francisco Clever Girls Collective created a social media plan for Make-A-Wish Greater… Continued
PR News announced the winners and honorable mentions of its 2014 Digital PR and Agency Elite Awards at a lively luncheon at the Grand Hyatt in New York City on October 10, 2014.
The Major League Baseball Fan Cave generated nearly three times as many media impressions in 2012 (4.4 billion vs. 1.5 billion in 2011) compared to 2011, and its social media impressions grew by a whopping 730% (1.7 billion vs. 230 million).
The Cap’n Crunch brand, with the help of agency HUGE, was able to capitalize on a Reddit item saying Cap’n Crunch was not a real captain, using the online “controversy” to boost the brand’s online presence and garner international media coverage.
Through a 3D texting and driving simulator, AT&T, with the help of FleishmanHillard, has seen its “It Can Wait No Texting While Driving Movement” gain significant momentum among teens; for example, more than 1.6 million have taken the pledge to not text while driving at ItCanWait.com and through Facebook, Twitter, simulator events and text-to-pledge initiatives.
Cone launched The Nature Valley Trail View—a digital platform offering 300-plus miles of immersive content for three of America’s most iconic national parks—at South by Southwest Interactive 2012 with the help of Mashable, inspiring unusually positive social media chatter for a CPG company like General Mills.