2014 Platinum PR Awards: Word of Mouth/Viral Campaign

September 16th, 2014 by

Winner: Chipotle and Edelman – The Scarecrow Steve Ells, founder, chairman and co-CEO, started Chipotle with the idea that food served fast did not have to be a typical fast food experience. Through their “Food… Continued

2014 Platinum PR Awards: Website Marketing

September 16th, 2014 by

Winner: Waggener Edstrom Communications – Holidays Made Possible by Microsoft For a company like Microsoft, the November and December months provide the biggest opportunity to build awareness and drive sales. In order to reach those that… Continued

2014 Platinum PR Awards: Video Program

September 16th, 2014 by

Winner: Citizen Relations – Duracell Quantum When Citizen Relations was tasked with launching Duracell’s new Duracell Quantum battery, they asked a simple yet important question: If we created this powerful battery, isn’t it our responsibility to… Continued

2014 Platinum PR Hall of Fame Inductees

September 16th, 2014 by

PR News celebrated the 2014 inductees into its Platinum Hall of Fame at the Platinum PR Awards luncheon on Sept. 16, 2014, at New York’s Grand Hyatt. The Platinum Hall of Fame honors PR campaigns… Continued

2014 Platinum PR Awards: Satellite Media Tour

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Co-Winner: IHG – Holiday Inn Resort Kid Classified Campaign The Holiday Inn Resort Americas PR team was tasked to develop a PR campaign for the Holiday Inn Resort brand that targeted parents and helped differentiate the… Continued

Platinum PR Awards Finalists Announced

August 18th, 2014 by

Joining us as emcee will be Ginger Zee of ABC News’ “Good Morning America.” To register, please go to

PR News Announces 2014 Top Places to Work in PR

August 15th, 2014 by

PR News will recognize 50 Top Places to Work in PR at special luncheon event on Sept. 16 at New York’s Grand Hyatt.

2013 Platinum PR Awards: Wow! Award

October 15th, 2013 by

Winner: Marina Maher Communications – Depend and the Great American Try On: Repositioning Incontinence from the Bathroom to the Forefront of Pop Culture For people who get to the point in life when they need… Continued

2013 Platinum PR Awards: Event Marketing

October 15th, 2013 by

Winner: Edelman – Schick Hydro Wakes Up Shave Zombies and Boosts Brand Sales Charged with significantly boosting sales and awareness of Schick Hydro and its latest product launch (the hydro Power select razor), the Schick… Continued

2013 Platinum PR Awards: Community Relations

October 15th, 2013 by

Winner: TTNET – Life’s Simpler with Internet The message of this Turkish campaign was pretty simple—and one we all can agree on— “Life’s Simpler with the Internet.” TTNET—Turkey’s leading broadband operator with high-quality Internet, television,… Continued