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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 »

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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 »

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2011 PR People Awards – Agency Account Manager of the Year

Winner: Mark Martin Senior Vice President, Waggener Edstrom Worldwide As the leader of WE’s client team for Microsoft Windows, Mark Martin helped launch Internet Explorer 9 with a yearlong campaign that turned critics into advocates. … | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Anna Lingeris

After just one year at The Hershey Company, Anna Lingeris assumed in-house leadership of the development and execution of all of the company’s brand and CSR PR initiatives. In eight months, Lingeris grew Hershey’s PR … | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Lauran Driver

Lauran Driver worked with client General Mills to enhance social media efforts for the Yoplait brand, resulting in an increase of 92% for Yoplait’s natural level of online conversation, plus a lift of 458% of … | MORE »

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2011 Top Places to Work in PR – Linhart Public Relations

The staff at Linhart PR surely appreciates the monthly chat ’n’ chew breakfasts with senior management and the weekly Beer Friday gatherings, but few things show appreciation like fair compensation. In its annual employee satisfaction … | MORE »

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2011 PR People Awards – PR Team Leader

Winner: Brett White Vice President, MWW Group As the day-to-day account manager for Samsung Mobile, Brett White led the PR team in launching the brand’s Galaxy S Android phone in 2010. The campaign spanned eight … | MORE »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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