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PR News Announces Winners of PR Agency Elite Awards

PR News on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, celebrated the winners and honorable mentions of its PR Agency Elite Awards at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. | MORE »

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Why Did it Take So Long For Business Insider to Fire its “Brogrammer,” Pax Dickinson?

This week, Business Insider fired its “brogrammer” CTO, Pax Dickinson, after media outlets shed light his repeated racist, sexist and homophobic tweets. But why did it take a public outcry for the publication to let him go? | MORE »

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PR News Announces Winners of 2013 PR Agency Elite Awards

PR News on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, celebrated the winners and honorable mentions of its PR Agency Elite Awards at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. The awards set benchmarks of excellence in client PR efforts, as PR agencies were recognized for their work in 23 practice areas.  | MORE »

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2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Marketing to Latinos

Winner: Biosector 2 After his father, José Secada, succumbed to hepatitis C in 2011, Grammy Award-winning singer Jon Secada announced that he was participating in Hepatitis C-Toca El Tema, which translates to “to touch the … | MORE »

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2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Community Relations/Volunteer Programs

Winner: Waggener Edstrom Worldwide Waggener Edstrom Worldwide has a longstanding commitment to contributing up to 1% annually of its total fee revenue to communities. But in 2012 Waggener Edstrom took its charitable efforts up a … | MORE »

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2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Marketing to Women

Winner: Marina Maher Communications Marina Maher Communications was behind one of the most iconic, not to mention pro-women, campaigns to come out of the London 2012 Olympics: P&G’s “Thank You Mom” campaign. According to research … | MORE »

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2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Promotion of Firm

Co-Winner: MWW When MWW founder, CEO and president Michael Kempner in 2010 spearheaded a management led buy-out from the Interpublic Group of Companies, the decision caused a surge of interest in the East Rutherford, N.J.-based … | MORE »

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2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Cause/CSR

Winner: Cone Communications Boston-based Cone Communications specializes in corporate social responsibility, or CSR, which in the last several years has been creeping toward the top of the consumer agenda. A majority of Americans not only … | MORE »

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2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Advocacy

Winner: Fraser Communications The mantra at Fraser Communications is “doing well by doing good.” For the past 14 years the PR agency has worked on advocacy campaigns in multiple areas, ranging from early literacy to … | MORE »

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3 Critical PR Fundamentals for When Campaigns Cover Unusual Subjects

Indira Abidin has experience tackling PR campaigns rooted in topics not discussed in polite society. Read some takeaways from her work on “World Toilet Day.” | MORE »

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