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Case Study: Full-Scale PR Campaign Helps Elmhurst Memorial Hospital Survive Transplant to New Facility

A fully integrated communications approach—including print, broadcast, digital and social media—drove thousands of people to the grand opening festivities of a suburban Chicago hospital. | MORE »

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Case Study: PR Packs a Punch With Spokesperson Laila Ali in Knockout Campaign for the American Kidney Fund

Cone Communications was faced with a big challenge for the American Kidney Fund’s Pair Up effort: How do you get noticed amid the clutter of health messages that bombards the public daily? | MORE »

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Case Study: Scholastic Gets an ‘A’ for Building Awareness of Art & Writing Awards Program as It Approaches 90th Year

Year in and year out Scholastic and the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers refine and retool the PR campaign for an annual awards program that launched in 1923. | MORE »

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Case Study: Barefoot Wine & Bubbly Shows Its Heart and ‘Sole’ Through Beach Cleanup Partnership and Media Outreach

Teaming with the Surfrider Foundation, a wine and spirits company—and Hunter PR—mobilized thousands of volunteers across the country to prove that yes, life really is a clean beach. | MORE »

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Case Study: Evolutionary—Not Revolutionary—Changes to Internal Company Newsletter Update a 60-Year-Old Tradition

For more than 90 years, agricultural products company Wilbur-Ellis has evolved to keep pace with global market shifts. One aspect of the company was stuck in the non-digital past, though—its internal newsletter. | MORE »

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Case Study: Leveraging a Duke Hoops Tradition, Virtual Campout Contest Gathers Alumni and Data in a Slam-Dunk Effort

Duke’s Fuqua School of Business leveraged the men’s basketball "Campout" tradition to increase student and alumni participation and build awareness of its global presence. | MORE »

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Case Study: Siemens Industry’s Plantville Proves That Some Games Really Can Be Played at the Office

Siemens’ online game that allows anyone to manage their own manufacturing plant has turned into an important external and internal engagement platform for the company. | MORE »

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Case Study: Influencers Wanted—Bevy of Mommy Bloggers Send Infantino’s Test-Drive Campaign Into High Gear

Make no mistake, the power of moms online is great, as demonstrated by product PR/awareness efforts by baby product maker Infantino. | MORE »

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Case Study: Extensive Media Relations Effort Makes Wreath Campaign at Arlington National Cemetery a Success

A series of targeted press releases and a direct mail piece helped drive top-tier media national coverage of Wreaths Across America’s campaign. | MORE »

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Case Study: Passionate Spokesman, Nimble Communications and Trackside Tweets Power Winning IndyCar Sponsorship

Novo Nordisk takes the fast track in promoting its diabetes product portfolio—putting the pedal to race car driver Charlie Kimball’s metal. | MORE »

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