Kristina McHale
Marketing Coordinator
PR News

PR News Announces Digital PR Awards Finalists

Rockville, Md., October 4, 2013 — PR News will be honoring outstanding digital initiatives among corporations, agencies and nonprofits as well as the PR, marketing and communications executives behind the scenes who make these digital initiatives shine—at its benchmark-setting Digital PR Awards Luncheon on November 5, 2013, at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. The finalists of the Digital PR Awards set industry standards for excellence across all areas of digital PR. Finalists are from corporations, agencies and nonprofits—both large and small—that took chances, made tremendous strides in their communications efforts and understand the power of public relations.

See the complete list of this year’s Digital PR Awards finalists at

Jonathan Stephen, head of mobile and emerging technologies at JetBlue Airways, will deliver the keynote address at PR News’ Digital PR Awards Luncheon. Bringing more than 10 years of experience in the mobile industry, Jonathan Stephen is a leader at JetBlue Airways with the responsibility of driving JetBlue’s overall mobile strategy. He will speak on how to drive brand loyalty through mobile and social.

The winners and honorable mentions of the coveted Digital PR Awards will be celebrated at a luncheon on November 5, 2013, at the Grand Hyatt in New York City from noon to 2 p.m. For more information or to register for the Digital PR Awards Luncheon, please visit

PR News will be presenting a Visual Storytelling Workshop on the morning of the Digital PR Awards Luncheon from 8:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. The interactive morning workshop will show communications professionals how-to's and case study examples needed to use visuals to tell new stories about your brand and connect with new audiences and customers.

For questions about attending the Digital PR Awards Luncheon, contact PR News’ Marketing Coordinator, Kristina McHale at To advertise in the Digital PR Awards Special Issue or to become an event sponsor, contact PR News Senior Vice President & Group Publisher Diane Schwartz at

For more information about the Digital PR Awards Luncheon or the Visual Storytelling Workshop, visit

The Digital PR Awards program is presented by PR News, the leading resource for PR professionals. PR News is a daily intellectual hub that serves the communications and marketing community at corporations, agencies and nonprofits. The PR News group focuses on honing and growing PR practitioners' skills in social media, crisis management, digital PR, measurement, employee relations, media training, CSR and writing through its flagship newsletter, webinars, conferences, awards programs, workshops and guidebooks. With the launch of its weekly newsletter over 70 years ago, PR News has remained dedicated to supporting the growth of communicators all while keeping them abreast of the latest news affecting the industry.  For more information, please visit