PR People

2011 15-to-Watch: Brad Chase

November 30th, 2011 by

Brad Chase is no stranger to leadership roles. Prior to becoming a partner at Capitol Media Partners in 2011, he oversaw all internal and external communications for DaVita, a Fortune 500 company with a market… Continued

2011 PR News Hall of Fame: Melissa Waggener Zorkin

November 30th, 2011 by

CEO, President & Founder, Waggener Edstrom Worldwide In 1983, Waggener Zorkin formed an agency with business partner Pam Edstrom. Today, Waggener Edstrom has grown to more than 800 employees, a fact that Waggener Zorkin takes… Continued

2011 15-to-Watch: Jamie Watt Arnold

November 30th, 2011 by

To promote client Freshii, a quick-service restaurant, Jamie Watt Arnold coordinated a grand-opening celebration that attracted Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and secured nearly 70 media hits in outlets such as The Baltimore Sun and Style… Continued

2011 PR People Awards – PR Professional of the Year, Corporate

November 30th, 2011 by

Winner: Heather Mitchell Head of Global PR & Social Media, Unilever Working with brands such as AXE and Suave, Mitchell has created a number of social media campaigns to build word of mouth, raise awareness… Continued

2011 PR News Hall of Fame: John Deveney

November 30th, 2011 by

President, Deveney Communication John Deveney likes to lead people into PR battle. Whether establishing on-site communications operation and media centers during hurricanes Katrina and Rita, or creating and leading the Louisiana Office of Tourism’s response… Continued

2011 15-to-Watch: Elizabeth Rowland

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Overseeing PR and social media at Pinnacle Foods, Elizabeth Rowland has helped to increase the profiles of such brands as Birds Eye Vegetables, Aunt Jemima Frozen Breakfasts and Duncan Hines. In addition, she’s created compelling… Continued

2011 15-to-Watch: Ryan Kuresman

November 30th, 2011 by

Ryan Kuresman has led public education efforts for the national Sick of Lawsuits campaign, a project of the American Tort Reform Association. Built around his interactive vision, the platform has become a hub for grassroots… Continued

2011 PR People Awards – CSR Leader of the Year

November 30th, 2011 by

Goodwill Industries’ Kim Zimmer considers the launch of the Donate Movement her "PR touchdown."

2011 15-to-Watch: Olga Karagiannis

November 30th, 2011 by

Olga is the "voice of Hologic" for the local and trade press editors, senior leadership, luminaries, writers, customers, employees and investors.  She was a key player in the creation of the Hologic4Women Ning network, the… Continued

2011 15-to-Watch: Brad Chase

November 30th, 2011 by

Brad Chase is no stranger to leadership roles. Prior to becoming a partner at Capitol Media Partners in 2011, he oversaw all internal and external communications for DaVita, a Fortune 500 company with a market… Continued