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2012 Rising Stars of PR: Lauren Werner

November 29th, 2012 by

Lauren Werner Account Supervisor, Hager Sharp  The skills of a history major—including critical thinking, synthesis and context analysis—are a natural fit for translating challenging subject matter into consumer-friendly materials. Just ask former history major Lauren Werner. At… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Karen Linhart

November 29th, 2012 by

Karen Linhart Media Relations Manager, USA Swimming Karen Linhart has not only capitalized on the success of the U.S. swimming team this summer during this Olympics year, she has been a leader in taking USA Swimming… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: Intern of the Year

November 29th, 2012 by

Winner: Raymond Liang Intern, YMCA If you’re going to be an intern, it’s important to make sure you make the most of the time you spend with an organization and contribute to that organization’s success.… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Marissa Festante

November 29th, 2012 by

Marissa Festante Management Supervisor,  Marina Maher Communications   In the nearly eight years since Marissa Festante began her career at MMC right out of college, she has taken on roles of increased responsibility, rising from an… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: Corporate Social Responsibility Leader

November 29th, 2012 by

Co-Winner: Paul Massey Executive Vice President, Weber Shandwick Paul Massey founded and leads Weber Shandwick’s Social Impact team, a global network that builds insight-driven communications programs for corporations, nonprofits and foundations to drive engagement and… Continued

2012 Top Places to Work in PR: Ogilvy Public Relations

November 29th, 2012 by

Ogilvy Public Relations  Ogilvy’s global Work-Visit Program allows any full-time staff member at the account director level or higher who has worked at Ogilvy PR for approximately one year to apply to work in another… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Emily Zanovich

November 29th, 2012 by

Emily Zanovich Vice President, Porter Novelli Emily Zanovich began her career with Porter Novelli Life Sciences in 2005 as an intern in Porter Novelli’s San Diego office, working with early stage biotechnology companies such as Orexigen,… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Jesse Lewin

November 29th, 2012 by

Jesse Lewin Project Manager, Direct Impact Communications Jesse Lewin is a rising media relations star with experience representing the president of the United States and prominent U.S. corporations for regional and national media organizations.  From his… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: Government and Public Affairs Manager of the Year

November 29th, 2012 by

Co-Winner: Heather Kelly Air Force Reservist, Tech, U.S. Special Operations Command Sergeant Heather Kelly provides public relations support for high-visibility special projects for U.S. Special Operations Command at MacDill Air Force Base in Florida. Her… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Victoria Devine

November 29th, 2012 by

Victoria Devine Social Media and Digital Marketing Manager, Anchor Media Victoria Devine graduated from The George Washington University in 2010 with a bachelor’s degree in political communication and a minor in anthropology, but she discovered her… Continued