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2010 Platinum PR Awards: Hall of Fame

October 5th, 2010 by

These three initiatives have set high benchmarks for originality and execution, and will likely be referred to for years to come. We honor them as inductees in our Hall of Fame. Southwest Airlines Nuts About… Continued

2010 Platinum PR Awards: Rebranding/Repositioning

October 5th, 2010 by

Winner: Kimberly Clark/Marina Maher Communications Inc. – Poise and Whoopi Goldberg Destigmatize Taboo Health Condition Marina Maher was charged to engage the public in a highly private issue—to improve general awareness of Poise, a product specifically… Continued

2010 PR News: Financial/Investor Relations

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Winner: Novartis AG/Ruder Finn – Restoring Confidence and Driving Reputation in an Economic Crisis Big Pharma’s resiliency has been tested during the global downturn. In response, Novartis wanted to break from the struggling pack and reassure… Continued

PR News’ 2010 Top Places to Work in PR

October 5th, 2010 by

We present our 2010 Top Places to Work in PR—the agencies and organizations that match their superb in-house and client PR work with equally outstanding internal efforts to support employees’ personal growth and success. Adfero… Continued

2010 Platinum PR Awards: WOW Award

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Winner: Southwest Airlines Company – The Southwest Porch at Bryant Park   Southwest Airlines’ New York City debut with service out of LaGuardia called for something fresh and exciting. Going beyond traditional advertising and media… Continued

2010 Platinum PR Awards: Public Affairs

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Winner: DePaul University – DePaul University’s Campaign to Restore Funding for the State of Illinois’ Monetary Award Program Facing a financial deficit, the Illinois General Assembly planned to cut funding to the state’s Monetary Award Program… Continued

2010 Platinum PR Awards: External Publication

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Winner: General Electric Co. – Resetting Responsibilities GE sought to increase visibility of its citizenship efforts internally and externally with its fifth annual Citizenship report, which integrated more Web interactivity than ever before. Called Resetting Responsibilities,… Continued

2010 Platinum PR Awards: Firm of the Year (Large)

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Winner: Ketchum Bolstered by one of the biggest PR agency mergers in history, Ketchum achieved unprecedented, double-digit top-line growth in 2009, as well as record revenue growth in terms of percentage and actual dollars.   Ketchum’s… Continued

2010 Platinum PR Awards: Branding

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  Winner: Hormel Foods/Burson-Marsteller Hormel Foods Corporate Reputation Program Hormel Foods and PR agency Burson-Marsteller have worked successfuly to change Hormel’s external reputation as the company that makes Spam and canned chili. Burson-Marsteller and Hormel’s 2009… Continued

2010 Platinum PR Awards: Product Launch

October 5th, 2010 by

Winner: Xplor Riviera Maya – PR Launch Campaign for New Park Xplor How do you promote the launch of an eco-theme park in the middle of a worldwide financial crisis and immediately after a local sanitation… Continued