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Cowan, Kerins, Mathias, Silimeo, Stoddard to Be Inducted Into PR News’ Hall of Fame

November 30th, 2016 by

Each December at its Winter Awards luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., PR News inducts into its Hall of Fame PR professionals who have played longtime leadership roles, serving as sources of inspiration within and beyond the workplace, and helping to redefine and expand the roles communicators play. They’ve poured much talent and many years into the PR discipline, teaching by example.

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2016 PR People Award Finalists Announced by PR News

November 18th, 2016 by

The stalwart, indefatigable souls behind the best PR and marketing campaigns of the past tumultuous, media-saturated year will get the glory they deserve at PR News’ Dec. 6 Winter Awards luncheon at the historic National Press Club in Washington, D.C. At the luncheon PR News will announce the winners of its 2016 PR People Awards.

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PR News Announces 2015 PR People Awards Winners

December 9th, 2015 by

PR News honored the passionate professionals of PR at its 2015 PR People awards luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. on December 9, 2015.

2015 PR People Awards: Media Relations Professional of the Year

December 9th, 2015 by

Winner: Sol Colom, Discovery Networks Latin America/US Hispanic Communications Manager Sol Colom understands that Public Relations is an all-encompassing discipline where communications strategies, plans and activities always have to be linked to overall business results.… Continued

2015 PR People Awards: Professional of the Year/Agency

December 9th, 2015 by

Winner: Victoria Baxter, Weber Shandwick, Senior Vice President, Management Supervisor Victoria Baxter has shown exceptional leadership in helping Weber Shandwick to grow new business. She has a time-tested, no-stress new business policy that has positioned… Continued

2015 PR People Awards: PR Professional of the Year/ Corporate

December 9th, 2015 by

Winner: Trisha Cardoso, Showtime Networks Inc. Executive Vice President, Corporate Communications Trisha Cardoso is a visionary leader at SHOWTIME, inspiring and motivating the entire company to think outside of the box. She is extremely creative… Continued

2015 PR People Awards: PR Professional of the Year/Nonprofit

December 9th, 2015 by

Winner: Patrick R. Riccards, Chief Communications and Strategy Officer, Woodrow Wilson Foundation At the Woodrow Wilson Foundation, Patrick Riccards has demonstrated leadership through his ability to step in, on day one, and build a full-service… Continued

2015 PR People Awards: PR Team Leader

December 9th, 2015 by

Winner: Catherine Blades, Aflac’s Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications For 20+ years, Catherine Blades has demonstrated leadership by optimizing operations, driving revenues, decreasing expenses and building high-performing, diverse teams. An acknowledged change agent, Blades spent… Continued

2015 PR People Awards: Public Affairs Professional of the Year

December 9th, 2015 by

Winner: John Guilfoil, Owner/Principal, John Guilfoil Public Relations (JGPR) John Guilfoil has proven to the police and fire departments of New England that his services are of value. In just one year, he’s grown his… Continued

2015 PR People Awards: Publicist of the Year

December 9th, 2015 by

Winner: Anna Treiber, Henson Consulting, Inc., Director of Hospitality As Henson Consulting’s first employee more than 8 years ago, Anna Treiber steadily moved up the ranks from intern to Director of Hospitality. Treiber, who has… Continued