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2012 Nonprofit PR Awards: Digital PR/Marketing

Winner: Airlines for America and APCO Worldwide – Stop Air Tax Now Campaign During the fall of 2011, the White House introduced various proposals that would have increased taxes on the airlines and their passengers … | MORE »

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2012 Nonprofit PR Awards: Media Relations

Co-Winners:  Knowles Science Teaching Foundation and Dentsu Communications — Knowles Science Teaching Foundation Teaching Fellowships To advocate for the best new teachers, keep the best current teachers in the fold and combat negative press on the … | MORE »

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2012 Nonprofit PR Awards: Corporate/Nonprofit Partnership

The 2012 Nonprofit PR Award in the category of "Corporate/Nonprofit Partnership" was awarded to two campaigns: Discovery Education and the Siemens Foundation for the "Siemens STEM Academy"; and Scholastic Inc. and the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers for "The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards." | 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 – Agency Account Manager of the Year

Winner: Mark Martin Senior Vice President, Waggener Edstrom Worldwide As the leader of WE’s client team for Microsoft Windows, Mark Martin helped launch Internet Explorer 9 with a yearlong campaign that turned critics into advocates. … | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Anna Lingeris

After just one year at The Hershey Company, Anna Lingeris assumed in-house leadership of the development and execution of all of the company’s brand and CSR PR initiatives. In eight months, Lingeris grew Hershey’s PR … | MORE »

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2011 15-to-Watch: Lauran Driver

Lauran Driver worked with client General Mills to enhance social media efforts for the Yoplait brand, resulting in an increase of 92% for Yoplait’s natural level of online conversation, plus a lift of 458% of … | MORE »

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2011 Top Places to Work in PR – Linhart Public Relations

The staff at Linhart PR surely appreciates the monthly chat ’n’ chew breakfasts with senior management and the weekly Beer Friday gatherings, but few things show appreciation like fair compensation. In its annual employee satisfaction … | MORE »

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2011 PR People Awards – Public Affairs Professional of the Year

Co-Winner: Mike Hotra Senior Vice President, APCO Worldwide There’s been one hallmark of Mike Hotra’s approach to client service: delivering results. In 2010, Hotra played an instrumental role in leading the public affairs campaign around … | MORE »

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2011 PR News Hall of Fame: Roger Frizzell

Chief Communications Officer, PG&E After eight years as VP of corporate communications at American Airlines, in October 2011 Roger Frizzell moved on to California-based energy company PG&E, becoming its chief communications officer. And just like … | MORE »

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