Awards

PR News Announces Winners of 2012 PR People Awards

November 30th, 2012 by

The year’s best communicators were honored at a luncheon ceremony at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.

PR News Honors Rising Stars in PR

November 30th, 2012 by

34 young, established and budding communication professionals were honored on Nov. 29 at  PR News’ PR People Awards Luncheon.

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Katie Denis

November 29th, 2012 by

Katie Denis Director of Communications and Strategy, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Katie Denis develops and executes comprehensive communications campaigns on the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s key issues and special initiatives. She leads the communications efforts for… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: Account Director of the Year

November 29th, 2012 by

Winner: Deborah Brown Partner/Managing Director, Peppercomm Stellar day-to-day account management abilities for major household names across multiple industries are table stakes for a well-tenured public relations executive. At New York-based Peppercomm, Deborah Brown is at… Continued

2012 Top Places to Work in PR: Powell Tate

November 29th, 2012 by

Powell Tate  At Powell Tate, opportunities for growth, exploring new interests, and developing skills abound for those eager and willing to seize them. There are a number of senior leaders who started at the agency… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Kathleen O’Connell

November 29th, 2012 by

Kathleen O’Connell PR Executive, VisitBritain Kathleen O’Connell coordinates press visits and secures coverage in top consumer and travel trade media outlets for VisitBritain. She also has coordinated interviews for VIPs such as the Dean of Westminster,… Continued

2012 PR News Hall of Fame: Janice M. Maiman

November 29th, 2012 by

Janice M. Maiman, Senior Vice President, Communications and Media Channels, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Janice Maiman has spent nearly 25 years at AICPA, overseeing an award-winning integrated communications team. She directs the Institute’s brand management;… Continued

2012 Top Places to Work in PR: Cone Communications

November 29th, 2012 by

Cone Communications  Each employee at Cone is assigned a dedicated manager to steward their individual career path at the agency. The Professional Development Manager (PDM) is required to have regular check-ins with their direct report,… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Jason Kuruvilla

November 29th, 2012 by

Jason Kuruvilla Special Assistant, Office of Public Affairs, U.S. Department of Labor In his first role as a special assistant to the chief economist at the U.S. Department of Labor, Jason Kuruvilla was able to turn… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: PR Profesional of the Year — Corporate 

November 29th, 2012 by

Winner: Jon Harris Chief Communications Officer, Hillshire Brands In January 2012, when the Sara Lee Corporation separated into two publicly held companies, Jon Harris and his team at Hillshire Brands provided a cohesive message to… Continued