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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Small PR Firm of the Year

(Annual Income of Less Than $10 Million) Winner: Linhart Public Relations As the result of innovative public relations campaigns for big companies like Southwest Airlines and top-notch client and employee engagement programs, Linhart Public Relations … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards – Hall of Fame: Deloitte

Greening the Dot To steer its offices nationwide in the right environmental direction, Deloitte embarked on an ambitious enterprise in 2008 that challenged employees to reduce the company’s footprint. The professional services company’s “Greening the … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Re-Branding/Re-Positioning

Winner: Grow Marketing – Birkenstock Renaissance Founded in 1966, in recent years Birkenstock realized it was in danger of “aging out” and becoming irrelevant among young consumers. In response, the venerable footwear company launched two … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Employee Communications

Winner: Northwestern Mutual Leaving a Legacy – Million Minutes Project CEO retirements are commonplace, but when Edward J. Zore, longtime chairman and CEO of Northwestern Mutual, chose to retire in 2010, the company decided to … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Media Relations

Winner: Navistar International Corporation – A Boss Saves Jobs, Helps the Community In order to avoid laying off skilled workers, Chuck Sibley, manager of Navistar’s engine plant in Huntsville, Ala., devised a unique program that … | MORE »

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Nonprofit PR Awards Luncheon Offers Winning Comms Menu

Nonprofit communications pros prove their mettle in a tough environment; Kaiser Permanente takes Team of the Year honors. | MORE »

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2011 Nonprofit PR Awards: Marketing

Legacy – truth Orange Summer and Fall Tours 2010 Celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2010, Legacy’s truth campaign is one of the nation’s leading youth smoking prevention initiatives. Reaching 500,000 teens each summer in a … | MORE »

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2011 Nonprofit PR Awards: Advocacy Campaign

MWW Group – From Surviving to Thriving: African Program for Onchocerciasis Control (APOC) Onchocerciasis, or river blindness, is the world’s second-leading infectious cause of blindness, infecting over 37 million of the poorest populations in sub-Saharan … | MORE »

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2011 Nonprofit PR Awards: Partner of the Year

Discovery Education & Siemens Foundation Partnership The Siemens Foundation, an organization focused on supporting educational initiatives in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), partnered with Discovery Education, a leading provider of curriculum-based … | MORE »

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2011 Nonprofit PR Awards: Internal Publication

Pentagon Force Protection Agency – The Shield  To communicate agency events and happenings to a workforce of 1,300 and to keep them apprised of news, policy changes and career opportunities, the Pentagon Force Protection Agency … | MORE »

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