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2012 Nonprofit PR Awards: Event PR

Co-Winner: Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare – Grand Opening of the New Elmhurst Memorial Hospital In the highly competitive healthcare market of suburban Chicago—where six hospitals are within six miles of the new Elmhurst location (pictured)—how do … | MORE »

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2012 Nonprofit PR Awards: PR on a Shoestring Budget

Winner: Susan G. Komen for the Cure and Sherry Matthews Advocacy Marketing — Komen Austin Public Awareness Campaign With the goal of raising the Austin affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure beyond its association … | MORE »

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2012 Nonprofit PR Awards: Public Service

Winner: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons — 2011 AAOS Public Service Campaign: ‘Decide to Drive’ To combat the deadly menace of distracted driving—whether it’s eating in the front seat or texting—AAOS launched and disseminated the findings … | MORE »

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2012 Nonprofit PR Awards: Employee/Internal Communications

Winner: National Forensic Science Technology Center – NFSTC Internal Communications Renovation When NFSTC increased its full-time staff by 61% throughout 2009/2010, it was clear that the internal communications approach in place would no longer be … | MORE »

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PR News Announces Nonprofit PR Awards Finalists

Our 2012 Nonprofit PR Awards finalists faced down the challenges of this tough economic climate and delivered effective and compelling initiatives. | MORE »

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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: Michael Trupo

Within 24 hours of being sent to help the Mine Safety and Health Administration during the Upper Big Branch mine disaster, Michael Trupo ensured that there was a steady and accurate flow of information from … | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: David Semanoff

Starting as an intern and reaching the rank of associate VP, David Semanoff has attained widespread media coverage for chefs like Jim Lahey (Sullivan Street Bakery) and Tony Mantuano (Spiaggia), including spots on The Martha … | MORE »

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2011 Top Places to Work in PR – Waggener Edstrom Worldwide

At Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, employee engagement, development and retention is driven by multiple programs that have one core message: positive outcomes only come from effective teamwork. “To help drive collaboration and build understanding across teams, … | MORE »

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2011 Top Places to Work in PR – Affect

Affect president Sandra Fathi encourages an entrepreneurial spirit among employees, who are made to feel as if they can share ideas at any time on how to enhance the agency and its services. This feedback … | MORE »

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