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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

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Lauren Pratapas

November 29th, 2012 by

Lauren Pratapas Senior Director, Story Partners Capitalizing on her past experience working as a producer for CNN’s Washington bureau, Lauren Pratapas has played a pivotal role in shaping Washington, D.C.’s perception of Story Partners’ roster of… Continued

2012 PR People Awards: PR Professional of the Year — Nonprofit 

November 29th, 2012 by

Winner: Ellen Murphy Senior Director of Communications, YMCA Ellen Murphy was a key figure in the revitalization of the YMCA’s organization-wide communications strategy. Under Murphy’s leadership, the YMCA’s local and national media coverage increased and… Continued

2012 Rising Stars of PR: Lindsay Treadway

November 29th, 2012 by

Lindsay Treadway Manager, Corporate Communications, Millennium: The Takeda Oncology Company Lindsay Treadway’s deep experience and understanding of the areas of global drug development (in many therapeutic areas including oncology, mental health, COPD, chronic pain, cardiovascular, ADHD)… Continued