PR News Announces 2018 Platinum Hall of Fame Inductees

August 13th, 2018 by

As part of its annual Platinum & Agency Elite Awards celebrating the best and brightest in communications, PR News handpicks a group of campaigns that will likely be remembered in years to come for their ingenuity, strategic messaging and measurable communications outcomes. These campaigns make up PR News’ Platinum Hall of Fame, and will be officially inducted at PR News’ Platinum & Agency Elite Awards luncheon Sept. 21 in New York City.

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PR News’ 2018 Platinum PR Awards Finalists Announced, Hannah Storm to Host Sept. 21 Awards Luncheon in NYC

July 27th, 2018 by

At PR News’ annual Platinum & Agency Elite Awards luncheon—which this year will be held Sept. 21 at the Grand Hyatt in New York City—hundreds of communications professionals gather to celebrate the top communications and marketing campaigns of the last year, as well as the PR and marketing professionals behind the strategy and execution of those initiatives. This year’s Platinum & Agency Elite Awards luncheon will be hosted by ESPN’s Hannah Storm.

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PR News Celebrates the Best and Brightest at Platinum PR Awards Luncheon in NYC

September 14th, 2017 by

Hundreds of top brand and agency communicators gathered at the Grand Hyatt in New York City on Sept. 14 to celebrate the past year’s crowning achievements in communications and marketing at PR News’ 2017 Platinum PR Awards luncheon. The annual event benchmarks top communications campaigns and leaders in a wide array of categories. PR News also inducted six campaigns into its Platinum Hall of Fame, as well as announcing winners and honorable mentions of the 2017 Agency Elite Awards.

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ALS Association, American Greetings & MullenLowe, Bayer, Home Depot, Lustgarten Foundation and Taco Bell to Be Inducted in PR News’ Platinum Hall of Fame

August 25th, 2017 by

This is the eighth year PR News is including the Hall of Fame as part its PR News’ Platinum PR Awards. For the Hall of Fame, PR News’ editors select communications campaigns or initiatives that will likely be remembered for years to come because of their originality and unexpectedly large impact beyond their intended audiences.


Platinum PR Awards Finalists Announced by PR News

August 1st, 2017 by

The role that PR and marketing professionals are asked to play is constantly expanding, requiring mastery over many aspects of communications—such as live video, measurement, data analysis, SEO and social listening—above and beyond traditional skills like crisis management and media relations. This nonstop evolution in creativity and versatility will be celebrated at PR News’ annual Platinum PR Awards, which praises the best communications programs and teams of the past year.

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Platinum PR Award-Winning Tire Safety Campaign From Michelin Gains Traction Throughout the U.S.

April 28th, 2017 by

Every fall, PR News benchmarks excellence in PR, marketing and communications campaigns with its annual Platinum PR Awards luncheon. At the luncheon, award winners are recognized for outstanding contributions to the communications and marketing landscape, from video campaigns to social media initiatives to media events and more. With the Platinum PR Awards entry deadline around the corner on May 5, it’s an ideal time to take a look back at one of 2016’s Platinum awardees, Michelin, and examine how their campaign is having a lasting impact in the communications world and beyond.

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Platinum PR Award Winner Happy Family, One Year (and a Million Views) Later

April 21st, 2017 by

Each fall, PR News recognizes the best and most innovative marketing, communications and PR campaigns of the last year with its Platinum PR Awards program. The winners of awards in categories like best Social Media Campaign, Blog, Annual Report and many more have gone on to launch even more successful campaigns in following years. Some Platinum PR Award winners, like Happy Family, have taken successful campaigns and repurposed them as evergreen content.


PR News Announces 2016 Platinum PR Award Winners

October 19th, 2016 by

PR News honored the year’s best communications and marketing campaigns at its annual Platinum PR Awards Luncheon on Oct. 19. PR pros and marketers representing organizations of all sizes from across the country congregated at New York City’s Marriott Marquis to recognize campaigns that left a lasting mark within the discipline and out in the world.


Platinum PR Awards Finalists Announced by PR News

August 17th, 2016 by

Communications professionals must constantly be learning while they’re working overtime to make their messages heard, help their brand’s bottom line and beat the competition. Their inspiring leaps in skill, creativity and versatility find no better showcase than at PR News’ annual Platinum PR Awards, which celebrate the best communications programs and teams of the past year. We’ll announce the winners and honor all the finalists for the 2016 Platinum PR Awards at our luncheon on Oct. 19 at the Marriott Marquis in New York.


4 Iconic Campaigns Inducted Into PR News’ Platinum Hall of Fame

October 27th, 2015 by

In the six years that PR News has inducted honorees into its Hall of Fame as part of the Platinum PR Awards, only the most iconic and time-tested campaigns have made the cut.