Awards

2016 Rising PR Stars: Sarah McBride, National Press Secretary, Human Rights Campaign

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In 2012, Sarah McBride first made national headlines when she came out as transgender while serving as student body president at American University. As national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), McBride supports… Continued

2016 Rising PR Stars: Danielle Meister-Cohen, Manager, Corporate Communications, Samsung Electronics North America

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Danielle Meister-Cohen is a former journalist-turned-PR-pro who is quickly earning her stripes in issue management, crisis communications and storytelling. She has a positive can-do attitude that is focused on thinking strategically and on the big… Continued

2016 Rising PR Stars: Michael Moroney, Senior Director, Public Affairs, Story Partners

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Whether it’s an opinion piece drafted, vetted and placed with contacts inside Beltway publications or reporters requesting client news or an inside scoop, Michael Moroney is Story Partners’ go-to media guru. Moroney has a unique… Continued

2016 Rising PR Stars: Lliam Morrison,  Manager, Corporate Communications, Frontier Communications

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At just 27, Lliam Morrison has already served as a top communications and policy advisor to two U.S. Congressmen, led multiple national corporate and political campaigns and currently works as one of the top communicators… Continued

2016 Rising PR Stars: Jessica Murray, Account Supervisor, Public Relations, R&R Partners

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Jessica Murray has packed a big punch in her early years as a PR professional. As account supervisor at R&R Partners, Murray leads a team of seven on the Las Vegas Convention & Visitors Authority account—the… Continued

2016 Rising PR Stars: Jennifer Myers, Associate Vice President, Havas PR

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Born and raised in Queens, New York, and based today in Long Island, Jennifer Myers has made New York City her oyster. Having already enjoyed an impressive career by the time she found her way… Continued

2016 Rising PR Stars: Leah-Michelle Nebbia, Assistant Vice President, Makovsky

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Leah-Michelle Nebbia is a highly strategic, collaborative, detail-oriented, focused and exceptionally dedicated communications practitioner who brings a maturity and thoughtfulness to her work well beyond her years. Nebbia’s client service, strategic counsel, media relations and writing… Continued

2016 Rising PR Stars: Reid Myers, Senior Manager, Communications, Time Inc.

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Reid Myers is an instrumental member of the Time Inc. brand communications team, managing a range of PR projects for high-profile media brands including InStyle, StyleWatch and xoJane. Myers joined Time Inc. as communications manager… Continued

2016 Rising PR Stars: Samantha Nevels, Account Supervisor – Energy, Manufacturing + Sustainability, Makovsky

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Samantha Nevels’ outstanding attitude and tremendous professional judgement makes her a rising star at Makovsky and in the industry. She’s highly organized and extremely hardworking—and clients rave about her. The lifeblood of every agency is… Continued

2016 Rising PR Stars: Cristina Nogueras, Senior Account Executive, MSLGROUP

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Cristina Nogueras is always asking questions and looking for better, different ways to solve problems. She possesses an incredible imagination and curiosity and challenges the status quo. Nogueras is also passionate about enhancing her agency’s… Continued