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2012 PR People Awards: Community Relations Professional of the Year

November 29th, 2012 by

Winner: Lucienne Gigante SVP Marketing, Public Relations & Community, Doral Bank Lucienne Gigante arrived in Puerto Rico four years ago to help transform Doral Bank’s image with bravado and a highly aggressive, "no-holds-barred" CSR strategy.… Continued

22012 Top Places to Work in PR: SAP America

November 29th, 2012 by

SAP America SAP has established itself as an employer of choice, regularly scoring high in rankings of top tech companies to work for and in Glassdoor’s listings. But less well known is its deep-rooted commitment… Continued

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

2011 PR People Awards – Agency Account Manager of the Year

November 30th, 2011 by

Winner: Mark Martin Senior Vice President, Waggener Edstrom Worldwide As the leader of WE’s client team for Microsoft Windows, Mark Martin helped launch Internet Explorer 9 with a yearlong campaign that turned critics into advocates.… Continued

2011 15-to-Watch: Anna Lingeris

November 30th, 2011 by

After just one year at The Hershey Company, Anna Lingeris assumed in-house leadership of the development and execution of all of the company’s brand and CSR PR initiatives. In eight months, Lingeris grew Hershey’s PR… Continued

2011 15-to-Watch: Lauran Driver

November 30th, 2011 by

Lauran Driver worked with client General Mills to enhance social media efforts for the Yoplait brand, resulting in an increase of 92% for Yoplait’s natural level of online conversation, plus a lift of 458% of… Continued

2011 PR People Awards – PR Team Leader

November 30th, 2011 by

Winner: Brett White Vice President, MWW Group As the day-to-day account manager for Samsung Mobile, Brett White led the PR team in launching the brand’s Galaxy S Android phone in 2010. The campaign spanned eight… Continued

2011 PR News Hall of Fame: Richard Edelman

November 30th, 2011 by

President & CEO, Edelman For 60 years Edelman has remained an independent, family-owned agency. For Richard Edelman, that’s a source of deep pride. “Our independence has allowed us to consistently put the interests of our… Continued