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2011 PR News Hall of Fame: Melissa Waggener Zorkin

CEO, President & Founder, Waggener Edstrom Worldwide In 1983, Waggener Zorkin formed an agency with business partner Pam Edstrom. Today, Waggener Edstrom has grown to more than 800 employees, a fact that Waggener Zorkin takes … | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Olga Karagiannis

Olga is the "voice of Hologic" for the local and trade press editors, senior leadership, luminaries, writers, customers, employees and investors.  She was a key player in the creation of the Hologic4Women Ning network, the … | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Brad Chase

Brad Chase is no stranger to leadership roles. Prior to becoming a partner at Capitol Media Partners in 2011, he oversaw all internal and external communications for DaVita, a Fortune 500 company with a market … | MORE »

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2011 Top Places to Work in PR – National Education Association

A multiple honoree in PR News’ 2010 Nonprofit PR Awards, the National Education Association has developed a full range of communications tactics as it advocates on behalf of education professionals and fulfills its mission of … | MORE »

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2011 PR People Awards – PR Professional of the Year, Agency

Co-Winner: Ann Barlow Partner & President, Peppercom West Coast For over 20 years, Ann Barlow has helped clients from start-ups to Sony and Procter & Gamble on branding, issues management and corporate reputation. As partner … | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Julia Zamorska

Julia Zamorska and her team have been credited by the company’s sales execs for directly contributing to sales growth; by iolo’s CEO for improving positive buzz surrounding the company; and by its customers—38% of whom … | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Radha Ahlstrom-Vij

Radha Ahlstrom-Vij leverages her media expertise to build global brands for clients, including Foundation for Art and Preservation in Embassies, the Stanford Graduate School of Business and Softtek. While her own ghostwriting for clients has … | MORE »

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2011 Top Places to Work in PR – Discovery Communications

Discovery Communications has been on the forefront of workplace innovation for so long that it’s easy to take it for granted. Its on-site childcare center at its Silver Spring, Md., headquarters, Discovery Kids Place, and … | MORE »

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2011 PR People Awards – CSR Leader of the Year

Goodwill Industries’ Kim Zimmer considers the launch of the Donate Movement her "PR touchdown." | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Elizabeth Rowland

Overseeing PR and social media at Pinnacle Foods, Elizabeth Rowland has helped to increase the profiles of such brands as Birds Eye Vegetables, Aunt Jemima Frozen Breakfasts and Duncan Hines. In addition, she’s created compelling … | MORE »

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