Awards

30 Top Places to Work Honored at PR News Luncheon in DC

November 30th, 2012 by

It’s not easy facing the 24/7 pressures of a PR job. That’s why PR News feted the organizations that foster an excellent working environment and a solid work/life balance at the PR News People Awards in Washington, D.C.

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: Karen Linhart

November 29th, 2012 by

Karen Linhart Media Relations Manager, USA Swimming Karen Linhart has not only capitalized on the success of the U.S. swimming team this summer during this Olympics year, she has been a leader in taking USA Swimming… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: Intern of the Year

November 29th, 2012 by

Winner: Raymond Liang Intern, YMCA If you’re going to be an intern, it’s important to make sure you make the most of the time you spend with an organization and contribute to that organization’s success.… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: Event Marketer of the Year

November 29th, 2012 by

Winner: Maggie O’Neill Partner and Senior Director, Peppercomm Maggie O’Neill’s script for public relations and strategic event marketing success has produced quite a highlight reel. With Peppercommotions, Peppercomm’s experiential marketing division, O’Neill is pursuing a… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Marissa Festante

November 29th, 2012 by

Marissa Festante Management Supervisor,  Marina Maher Communications   In the nearly eight years since Marissa Festante began her career at MMC right out of college, she has taken on roles of increased responsibility, rising from an… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: Corporate Social Responsibility Leader

November 29th, 2012 by

Co-Winner: Paul Massey Executive Vice President, Weber Shandwick Paul Massey founded and leads Weber Shandwick’s Social Impact team, a global network that builds insight-driven communications programs for corporations, nonprofits and foundations to drive engagement and… Continued

2012 Top Places to Work in PR: Quinn & Co. Public Relations

November 29th, 2012 by

Quinn & Co. Public Relations  Quinn & Co. puts a strong emphasis on communication and feedback. In its culture, speaking up is rewarded and not speaking up is considered a detriment to the firm.  Staff… Continued

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