In a profession that demands new skills for an ever-expanding set of digital and analytics tools, the next generation of communicators will be need to be equal parts storyteller and data scientist. And both of those sides were on full display as a fresh class of young communicators were honored as Rising Stars at the PR News’ 2017 PR People Awards Luncheon on Dec. 5 at the historic National Press Club in Washington, D.C.
Rising PR stars
At the PR People Awards luncheon, which will be held Dec. 5 at the historic National Press Club in Washington, D.C., PR News will announce the winners of categories such as Crisis Manager of the Year, Digital Leader of the Year, Marketer of the Year, PR Intern of the Year and Media Relations Professional of the Year, among others. And as we celebrate these champions, we’ll also raise a glass for the future and shine a spotlight on the 2017 Rising PR Stars.
The young PR professionals behind some of the best PR and marketing campaigns of the past year were honored on Dec. 6 as part of PR News’ Winter Awards luncheon, held at the historic National Press Club in Washington, D.C. At the luncheon, PR News celebrated the winners of its 2016 Rising PR Stars Awards 30 & Under, a group of hardworking and highly creative young PR professionals representing a diverse array of agencies, corporations, nonprofit organizations and professional associations from around the country.
Alexandra Abrams currently works for The Boeing Company, serving on the corporate communications team at the World Headquarters in Chicago, and provides executive communications support to Boeing’s Chief Human Resources Officer, Heidi Capozzi. With more… Continued
As a senior account executive in MSLGROUP’s New York Employee Practice, Jasmine Baez Munera redefines work ethic and motivation. She joined the agency as a 2014 intern, but quickly progressed because of her proactivity, accountability… Continued
Heather Hewit is a passionate public relations professional with a successful track record of managing award-winning integrated PR and social media accounts in the consumer electronics, toy, AV, healthcare and lifestyle fields. Hewit joined lotus823… Continued
2016 Rising PR Stars: Matt Hensler, Director of Integrated Marketing Communication, Blast Marketing & PRDecember 6th, 2016 by Chris Seymour
Matt Hensler is an award-winning communications leader who has worked closely with notable brands like DISH Network, USA TODAY, Wells Fargo, Marriott and Chick-fil-A to maximize integrated marketing efforts. Hensler uses creativity to strategically lay… Continued
Amy Garvey gets it done, ensuring not only that projects are completed effectively, but that they exceed ROI. Garvey’s ability to navigate any situation is invaluable to the communications team at United Way of New… Continued
Kate Goulding started her career in public relations as an intern with Qorvis MSLGROUP in 2008, and it did not take long for senior executives to recognize her strengths and tenacity for the business. From… Continued
Jamie Glushon is a forward-thinking and results-driven public relations professional who has gained extensive experience and grown quickly in her five-year career. She has a strong work ethic, is highly motivated and focused on creating… Continued