Awards

2013 PR People to Watch: Stephanie Nordstrom

December 10th, 2013 by

Stephanie Nordstrom, Senior Account Manager, WCG With a knack for problem solving, Stephanie Nordstrom has been truly instrumental in not only keeping but growing linchpin consumer brands for W2O Group/WCG. She consistently pushes the boundaries… Continued

2013 PR News Hall of Fame: Harold Burson

December 10th, 2013 by

Harold Burson, Founding Chairman, Burson-Marsteller Harold Burson and Bill Marsteller established Burson-Marsteller on March 1, 1953. The new jointly owned Burson-Marsteller was the first firm to offer what has become known as integrated communications. In… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Joy Phillips

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Joy Phillips, Publicist, Starz Joy Phillips is an integral part of the Starz publicity team. Her quick wit, forward thinking and upbeat attitude are just some of the qualities that contribute to her success in… Continued

2013 PR News Hall of Fame: Gary Sheffer

December 10th, 2013 by

Gary Sheffer, VP, Corporate Communications & Public Affairs, General Electric Gary Sheffer, who has been at GE for 14 years, has been one or PR’s most influential proponents of corporate transparency—before and after the 2008… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Katie Blair

December 10th, 2013 by

Katie Blair, Account Director, Vantage Communications When it comes to PR, Katie Blair is the leading lady. In just six years, Blair has risen through the ranks to account director and head of the Orlando… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Samantha A. Un

December 10th, 2013 by

Samantha A. Un, Senior Communications Representative, Lockheed Martin Corporation Five years ago, Samantha Un was selected for Lockheed Martin’s Communications Leadership Development program—a highly selective program that recruits top graduates from top PR schools. She… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Jackie Titus

December 10th, 2013 by

Jackie Titus, Vice President, Weber Shandwick Jackie Titus lives by the credo “nothing ventured, nothing gained” and brings this can-do approach to her work as a Vice President for Weber Shandwick’s Washington, D.C. office. Titus’… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Nick Light

December 10th, 2013 by

Nick Light, Account Executive, Peppercomm According to Peppercom partner and senior director Maggie O’Neill, “Nick Light has the unique ability to seamlessly move from media relations and managing event logistics to multimedia content development and… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Shannon Kelly

December 10th, 2013 by

Shannon Kelly, PR Manager, Ubisoft Shannon Kelly has played a key role in elevating Ubisoft’s Just Dance video game franchise into a pop culture mainstay. Her objective for the Just Dance 4 branding campaign was… Continued

2013 PR People to Watch: Henri Makembe

December 10th, 2013 by

Henri Makembe, Partner, Beekeeper Group Henri Makembe is partner at Beekeeper Group, leading the Interactive Division. Makembe believes that all campaigns, regardless of size, can and should be using technology efficiently. He has worked and… Continued