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2011 PR People Awards – Media Relations Professional of the Year

Alpaytac’s Kristy Finch puts her experience as a TV producer to good use in her pitches to the media. | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Ashley Roth

Ashley Roth’s PR expertise has carried the Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board through some trying times lately. When the Deepwater rig exploded on April 10, 2010, Roth was facilitating media interviews within hours, and … | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Kelly Kalmar

When Kelly Kalmar wasn’t volunteering to help the city of Pittsburgh win the bid to be the 2012 host city of the One Young World global youth leadership summit, a Euro RSCG initiative, she was … | MORE »

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2011 Top Places to Work in PR – Ketchum

Ketchum creates HR programs that are designed to support employees in every stage of their career. In 2010, more than 200 employees earned promotions, reflecting new opportunities for nearly 12% of the agency’s staff. But … | MORE »

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2011 PR People Awards – Brand Marketer of the Year

Winner: Ambre Morley Associate Director, Product Communications, Novo Nordisk Since joining Novo Nordisk in 2008, Ambre Morley has worked with the U.S. Biopharm and Diabetes Marketing brand teams to increase visibility within the media. For … | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Esteban Contreras

Samsung’s social media manager since January 2010, Esteban Contreras leads strategy and management of the brand’s social platforms. Contreras maintains his own informative blog—estebancontreras.com—featuring interviews social media heavy hitters like CitiBank’s Frank Eliason and Buddy … | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Dawn Brun

29-year-old Dawn Brun took client HP’s Innovation Summit to heart by developing a “custom cupcake experience” that allowed attendees to personalize cupcakes online, and then receive those personalized cupcakes with packaged QR codes showing how … | MORE »

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2011 Top Places to Work in PR – American Heart Association

The American Heart Association has been in a winner and finalist in multiple PR News awards programs, as its communications team proves time and again that PR know-how combined with passion and commitment has the … | MORE »

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2011 PR People Awards – Publicist of the Year

Winner: Phil Zimmerman Senior Publicist, Jeopardy!/CBS Television Distribution Answer: This man vs. machine TV event became one of Jeopardy!’s most publicized events in its 27-year history. Question: What is Jeopardy! The IBM Challenge. Phil Zimmerman’s … | MORE »

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2011 PR News Hall of Fame: Mary Henige

Director, Social Media & Digital Communications, General Motors To say that Mary Henige has seen it all at General Motors would not be an overstatement. It’s been 25 years since Henige began her career as … | MORE »

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