Awards

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Top Women in PR Share Wit and Wisdom at PR News Celebration in New York

January 24th, 2017 by

Each January in New York, PR News shines a spotlight on women who not only are best in class in PR and brand communications, they are leaders who inspire the next generations of women to rise to the C-suite level at brands, nonprofit organizations and agencies. On Jan. 24, 2017, PR News once again celebrated the Top Women in PR at the sold-out Manhattan Ballroom at New York’s Grand Hyatt.

Top Women in PR: Laverne McGee

January 9th, 2017 by

Laverne McGee, Director, Communications and External Affairs, Orange County Property Appraiser, Florida As director of communications and external affairs at the Orange County Property Appraiser (OCPA), Laverne McGee leads the Central Florida agency’s efforts to… Continued

Top Women in PR: Mary McGinty

January 9th, 2017 by

Mary McGinty, Senior Director, Communications, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Mary McGinty led the Chamber Foundation through a complete rebrand with the intention of strategically positioning the organization as more contemporary and to elevate public… Continued

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Data Security, Fake News, Loss of Message Control Top of Mind for PR Pros in 2017

December 19th, 2016 by

Each year at this time we ask communicators what issues loom large for them in the new year. Last year integration, mobile and content dominated (PRN , Nov. 16, 2015).

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2016 PR People Award Winners Take Stage at PR News’ Winter Awards Luncheon

December 6th, 2016 by

The dedicated PR and communications professionals behind the best PR and marketing campaigns of the past year were honored on Dec. 6, 2016, at PR News’ Winter Awards luncheon, held at the historic National Press Club in Washington, D.C. At the luncheon PR News announced the winners of its 2016 PR People Awards in categories that included Brand Marketer of the Year, Spokesperson of the Year, Social Media Professional of the Year, Intern of the Year and Public Affairs Professional of the Year, among others.

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2016 Rising PR Stars 30 & Under Celebrated by PR News

December 6th, 2016 by

The young PR professionals behind some of the best PR and marketing campaigns of the past year were honored on Dec. 6 as part of PR News’ Winter Awards luncheon, held at the historic National Press Club in Washington, D.C. At the luncheon, PR News celebrated the winners of its 2016 Rising PR Stars Awards 30 & Under, a group of hardworking and highly creative young PR professionals representing a diverse array of agencies, corporations, nonprofit organizations and professional associations from around the country.

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2016 Top Places to Work in PR Honored by PR News at Winter Awards Luncheon

December 6th, 2016 by

What’s your dream job? Where would you work in PR if it were entirely up to you? PR News will honor these workplaces at an awards luncheon Dec. 6 at the historic National Press Club in Washington, D.C., where we will also bestow awards for PR People, Rising PR Stars and Diversity & Inclusion.

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Diversity & Inclusion in PR Leaders Share the Spotlight at Winter Awards Luncheon

December 6th, 2016 by

As part of PR News’ Winter Awards luncheon, Dec. 6, at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., organizations and individuals notable for championing diversity in PR came together to be recognized for their efforts. The Diversity & Inclusion Awards highlighted various agencies, brands, nonprofits and individuals who are doing the important work of creating diverse and inclusive workplaces at all levels of the organization.

2016 Top Places to Work in PR: Marina Maher Communications

December 6th, 2016 by

The traditional gender executive bias is flipped at Marina Maher Communications (MMC) – its executive committee features seven women out of eight members. In addition, its percentage of ethnically diverse staff is at 21% and… Continued

2016 Top Places to Work in PR: Porter Novelli

December 6th, 2016 by

Porter Novelli’s culture is welcoming, lively, supportive and fun. New employees rave about the unique feeling of being part of a broader team and being met with open arms. More than anything, the company wants… Continued