2012 CSR Awards: CSR Pros of the Year – Zafar Brooks

April 17th, 2012 by

Hyundai Motor America Zafar Brooks, director, governmental affairs and diversity outreach at Hyundai, has taken the company’s cornerstone CSR program, Hyundai Hope on Wheels, a long way. Put in charge of CSR initiatives in 2006,… Continued

2012 CSR Awards: Green PR Campaign

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Winner: Timberland and Cone Communications – Timberland’s 2011 Arbor Day Campaign The issue of deforestation is important to Timberland—the footwear company’s logo is a tree, after all. In recent years, Timberland has tapped the interactive… Continued

2012 CSR Awards: A-List – Burson-Marsteller

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Last year Burson-Marsteller launched its Caring Consumer specialty group, comprised of experts in consumer and brand marketing, CSR and corporate reputation, to help build emotional connections between organizations and consumers who care. This launch is… Continued

2012 CSR Awards: Community Partnership

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Co-Winner: Toys “R” Us Inc. – Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation “Fight Childhood Cancer, One Cup at a Time” Fundraising Campaign Toys ”R” Us Children’s Fund partnered with Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF) as part of… Continued

2012 CSR Awards: Stakeholder Engagement

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Co-Winner: Silver Spring Networks, Finn Partners and Blue Practice – Silver Spring Networks’ “Connect. Transform”: Evangelizing Consumer Benefits of the Smart Grid New technologies have transformed much of the economy, but many consumers are still… Continued

2012 CSR Awards: CSR Pros of the Year – John Brock

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Coca-Cola Enterprises John Brock, CCE’s chairman and CEO, has long been passionate about corporate social responsibility since joining the company in 2006. As CEO, Brock established an operating framework, which sets CCE’s vision and strategic… Continued

2012 CSR Awards: Facebook Communications Campaign

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Winner: Cartoon Network – Stop Bullying: Speak Up Cartoon Network spent the summer of 2011 recruiting fellow Time Warner divisions, including CNN and Time, Inc., to a unified initiative that would inspire people to stand… Continued

2012 CSR Awards: A-List – APCO Worldwide

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APCO Worldwide has a team of CSR professionals spread across 30 offices in North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia, helping clients in nearly every industry engage in a range of environmental, social and… Continued

2012 CSR Awards: Community Affairs

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Co-Winner: National Football League – NFL Play 60 The NFL Play 60 campaign is designed to tackle the childhood obesity epidemic by educating kids age 6-14 about health habits and the importance of being active… Continued

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

April 16th, 2012 by

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.