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2012 Rising Stars of PR: Julie Hendry

November 29th, 2012 by

Julie Hendry  Public Relations Specialist, Direct Energy Julie Hendry helped save Christmas—how many PR pros can say that? When the city of Harrrisburg, PA, couldn’t afford its Christmas parade, Hendry led the Direct Energy PR team… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: Internal Communicator & Trainer of the Year

November 29th, 2012 by

Winner: Brooke Shepard Executive Creative Director, Weber Shandwick Brooke Shepard leads a team of community managers, creative writers, digital strategists, graphic designers and video producers. He has a unique ability to grab people’s attention and… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Lena Shaw

November 29th, 2012 by

Lena Shaw Manager, Social Media Marketing, UCSF When Lena Shaw joined UCSF, the health sciences university had a largely unused Facebook page and YouTube channel, no official social media policy, virtually no presence on Twitter and… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Jason Meyer

November 29th, 2012 by

Jason Meyer Associate Director, Online, APCO Worldwide A jack-of-all-trades in strategic communications, Jason Meyer plays a leadership role across several of APCO Worldwide’s key client accounts.  This broad range of experience informs Meyer’s holistic approach to… Continued

2012 PR News Hall of Fame: David Finn

November 29th, 2012 by

David Finn, Founder and Chairman, Ruder Finn In 1948, David Finn co-founded Ruder Finn, Inc., building one of the largest independent communications firms from the ground up. Today, Ruder Finn is one of the most esteemed… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Allison Glass

November 29th, 2012 by

Allison Glass Account Manager, INK Public Relations Over the last year, Allison Glass’ instincts, hard work and management and communication skills have led INK to new business wins, an expansion of current client contracts and pro… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: Tweeter of the Year 

November 29th, 2012 by

Winner: Dalton Dorné Chief Marketing Officer, Havas PR Dalton Dorné, officially the chief marketing officer at Havas PR North America, is unofficially the agency’s chief twitter officer (or CTO). She is the source of the… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Heather Cable

November 29th, 2012 by

Heather Cable Vice President Powell Tate/Weber Shandwick Heather Cable is living the dream. Literally. As a winner of Powell Tate’s "Living the Dream" program, which encourages staff to try something they have always dreamed of, she… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Eliza Merves

November 29th, 2012 by

Eliza Merves  Account Executive, Makovsky + Company Eliza Merves tackles PR logistics with ease, coordinating website launches, pharmaceutical company reviews, media relations and internal training seminars.  For client Kowa Pharmaceuticals, Merves launched the largest known survey… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: MARCOM Professional of the Year

November 29th, 2012 by

Winner: Lisa Adler VP, Corporate Communications, Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company Lisa Alder overseas a communications team that practices PR, patient advocacy, visual communications and digital communications. Under her leadership, a social media program was… Continued