Awards

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 Top Places to Work in PR: Ogilvy Public Relations

November 29th, 2012 by

Ogilvy Public Relations  Ogilvy’s global Work-Visit Program allows any full-time staff member at the account director level or higher who has worked at Ogilvy PR for approximately one year to apply to work in another… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Emily Zanovich

November 29th, 2012 by

Emily Zanovich Vice President, Porter Novelli Emily Zanovich began her career with Porter Novelli Life Sciences in 2005 as an intern in Porter Novelli’s San Diego office, working with early stage biotechnology companies such as Orexigen,… Continued

2012 Top Places to Work in PR: Counerterpart International

November 29th, 2012 by

Counterpart International Inc.  The communications department at Counterpart International consists of just two full-time staffers, plus several consultants. With such a small team—and 23 country programs to support—it must delegate and share tasks. And it’s… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Jesse Lewin

November 29th, 2012 by

Jesse Lewin Project Manager, Direct Impact Communications Jesse Lewin is a rising media relations star with experience representing the president of the United States and prominent U.S. corporations for regional and national media organizations.  From his… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: Government and Public Affairs Manager of the Year

November 29th, 2012 by

Co-Winner: Heather Kelly Air Force Reservist, Tech, U.S. Special Operations Command Sergeant Heather Kelly provides public relations support for high-visibility special projects for U.S. Special Operations Command at MacDill Air Force Base in Florida. Her… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Victoria Devine

November 29th, 2012 by

Victoria Devine Social Media and Digital Marketing Manager, Anchor Media Victoria Devine graduated from The George Washington University in 2010 with a bachelor’s degree in political communication and a minor in anthropology, but she discovered her… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: Crisis Manager of the Year

November 29th, 2012 by

Winner: Tony Felts Public Relations Director, WellPoint In 2011 Tony Felts and WellPoint faced several high-profile media issues, such as litigation, provider negotiations/terminations, the Supreme Court’s consideration of the Affordable Care Act, as well as… Continued

2012 Top Places to Work in PR: MWW

November 29th, 2012 by

MWW  Volunteering is part of MWW’s ethos. MWW created Matter More Day to give all employees the opportunity to volunteer for their favorite non-profit organization. On this day all offices close for one day of… Continued

2012 Top Places to Work in PR: General Motors

November 29th, 2012 by

General Motors  GM puts its new hires through a rigorous job rotation to learn the fundamentals of GM communications. Its newest employees spend approximately nine months in three key positions: brand communications, internal communications and… Continued