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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Global PR

Winner: GE – GE ecomagination Challenge: Powering the Grid On July 13, 2010, in partnership with the four leading venture capital firms, GE launched the $200 million ecomagination Challenge: Powering the Grid campaign to change … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Podcast/Videocast

Winner: Carmichael Lynch Spong with Webmaster Radio.fm – Untying the Purse Strings of America’s Most Powerful Consumer Maria Reitan, senior principal of Carmichael Lynch Spong, hosts Purse Strings, a weekly 30-minute podcast on marketing to … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Blog

Winner: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Preparedness 101: Zombie Apocalypse Are you prepared for a Zombie Apocalypse? It’s the question the CDC posed to shake up its standard personal safety message. In an … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards – Hall of Fame: Office Depot Foundation

Backpack Campaign The Office Depot Foundation has made its National Backpack Program and associated campaigns part of the very fabric of Office Depot’s public profile. Since 2001, Office Depot and the Office Depot Foundation have … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Social Media Campaign

Winner: U.S. Army with Weber Shandwick – Sharing the Army Strong Story Given the meteoric rise of social media, the U.S. Army, with the help of Weber Shandwick, focused on increasing its social media engagement … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Financial/Investor Relations

Winner: General Motors – Introducing the New GM To build investor excitement for the company and its cars, GM planned and executed a multi-city road show and online video road show for potential investors. After … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Online Press Room/Media Center

Winner: Disney Consumer Products – Online Press Room Not only does Disney Consumer Products’ online press room get updated in real time, but the company also goes out of its way to inform the press … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards – Hall of Fame: GE

Ecomagination GE launched ecomagination in 2005 to meet customers’ demand for energy efficient products, but the ultimate goal from the beginning was to drive growth and reward investors. It just so happens that along the … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Satellite Media Tour

Winner: InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) – Holiday Inn Launches ‘Honeymoon on Us’ with an SMT by Reality Star Melissa Rycroft Amid the relaunch of its Holiday Inn brand that included a $1 billion investment in … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: External Publication

Winner: The Boeing Company and Methodologie Inc. – AERO Magazine Launched in 1998, AERO magazine targets a specialized audience: employees of Boeing Aircraft. One AERO writer works with subject matter experts to craft articles addressing … | MORE »

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