Wednesday, May 23, 12-2 pm
The Yale Club of New York City

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Are you ready to say wow, laugh and be inspired by a tweet/post/snap? On May 23, PR News will host the Social Media Awards Luncheon at the Yale Club in New York City to showcase the top social media campaigns and honor the individuals behind their success.

Gather your team and join in on the festivities as we reveal the best of the best in social media and digital communications and marketing.

Keynote Speaker

  • Jennifer Dulski

    Head of Groups & Community

Jennifer Dulski is a pivotal figure in Facebook’s future. As head of Facebook Groups, Jennifer leads the development of a product central to the platform’s new mission to build community—and central to brands looking to engage their audiences. During this revealing keynote, Dulski will discuss how organizations of all sizes and shapes can organically build and grow communities on the platform, while also exploring broader personal and social issues of community management that inform her upcoming book “Purposeful: Are You a Manager or a Movement Starter?”

Social Media Awards Finalists

  • We Are CiscoCulture Contributors
  • TaskUsDIBS!
  • RaytheonFaces of Raytheon Recruiting Campaign
  • rbb CommunicationsHampton by Hilton Uses Comedy to Connect With “Real” Travelers and Break The Aspirational Mold
  • Association of International Certified Professional AccountantsHuman Intelligence Series
  • IBM
  • Mack Trucks#NewMack
  • PayPalDan Schulman’s Facebook Live Series
  • Louisiana Organ Procurement AgencyThe Heartbeat Heard 'Round the World
  • FleishmanHillardAbbVie
  • DISH OneTen CreativeDie Hard
  • Rogers & CowanDreamWorks Animation Television Social Campaign
  • DISH OneTen CreativeHands Free TV
  • Volvo Trucks North AmericaThe World's Largest Unboxing
  • Teacher Created Materials40th Anniversary Social Media Campaign
  • Agency 451Change the Cycle
  • Florida Public Utilities, a Chesapeake Utilities Corporation subsidiaryHurricane Irma Restoration Communications
  • NCR CorporationNew Global Headquarters Campus Campaign
  • Nuclear Matters in collaboration with APCO Worldwide
  • Energy NorthwestSummer of Nuclear
  • TaskUs
  • Volvo Trucks North AmericaThe World's Largest Unboxing
  • Weber ShandwickJibo uses Social UGC to Drive Sales
  • TaskUsNational Heroes Day
  • Fanscape Inc.Pets of Mars: Another Day at the Office with Sherman and Paddington
  • The Ritz CarltonYacht Collection Sets Sail On Social
  • Florida Public Utilities, a Chesapeake Utilities Corporation subsidiaryHurricane Irma Restoration Communications
  • Radius Health, Inc.Fractured Truth Facebook Community
  • EvolveMKDIntegrated Genetics
  • SCOREThe American Small Business Championship
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Western New YorkThe Official Health Plan of Canalside Buffalo
  • USS Midway MuseumTop Gun Movie Night & Party: We Have the Need, the Need for Speed
  • Cambia Health SolutionsVoices for Affordable Health
  • United Heritage Credit Union2017 Summer Showtime
  • United Technologies Corp.Engineers Week Quiz
  • Dixon SchwablFrontier Communications
  • AbelsonTaylor#MyEpilepsyHero Campaign
  • The Fender Pro Sweepstakes
  • Aflac and the Power to Do Good
  • CompTIAHurricane Harvey Donation Appeal
  • BECUShred & E-Cycling Event
  • Symmetri Marketing Group"Can't Wait To Try SphereTEC!" Teaser Campaign
  • Colorado Springs Convention and Visitors BureauColorado's Garden of the Gods
  • NasdaqCultural Capital
  • Pullman Regional HospitalHealth Education Video Series
  • IBM
  • PrudentialMasterpiece of Love
  • Porter NovelliNational Honey Board Hive-to-Table Virtual Reality Video Campaign
  • DISH OneTen CreativeNew Music Friday
  • Vancouver Airport AuthorityRumble at YVR
  • OgilvyStand In-B-Tween
  • BAE Systems, Inc. and Weber ShandwickThe Edge Inside
  • AARPThe Future of Healthcare
  • Dixon SchwablThe Great New York State Fair: Find Your Great
  • Volvo Trucks North AmericaThe World's Largest Unboxing
  • Parallel WirelessConnecting The Unconnected Canadians
  • ESPNGolic and Wingo Launch
  • ESPNMike & Mike Finale: #MMSayThanks
  • SmartyPig by Sallie MaeSpooktacular Sweepstakes
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)The Future of Health Care
  • The Ritz-Carlton extends its service values to Twitter
  • Roush Fenway racing#DriveYourHealth
  • Verizon, 300 Entertainment, KWL Management, IW Group, LAGRANT COMMUNICATIONS, VPE Public Relations, Weber Shandwick#freestyle50 challenge
  • Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour#HeresToTheFarmer
  • SHIFT CommunicationsMachine Learning Enables Alteryx to Dominate on Social Media
  • Nuclear Matters in collaboration with APCO Worldwide
  • RFI Studios#SubYAY Social Media Campaign
  • JP Morgan Chase and Co.Insecure Vs. Chase Bank
  • MARTA#MARTAstrides
  • ESPNMike & Mike Finale: #MMSayThanks
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)Playoff Push
  • Dixon SchwablRBC Heritage
  • SMEStudents talk #manufacturing
  • Mathematica Policy Research#All4Evidence
  • JP Morgan Chase and Co.Chase Auto Name Your Car Day
  • Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour#HeresToTheFarmer
  • NewYork-Presbyterian#NYPResponds
  • Sun Life Financial U.S.#SunLifeDunk4Diabetes
  • Sonshine CommunicationsFDOT: FL511’s Rapid Response during Hurricane Irma
  • PepsiCoPalm Oil
  • SMEStudents talk #manufacturing
  • Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour#HeresToTheFarmer
  • PepsiCoPerformance with Purpose
  • Sun Life Financial U.S.#SunLifeDunk4Diabetes
  • W2O GrouptALK+ (Talk Positive): #tALKpositiveNSCLC Takeda Oncology

Instagram

  • Kreps DeMaria Public Relations + Social Media + EventsArbor Independence Day
  • Newell BrandsFans Win with Slime: Elmer's Glue and Kinetic Sand Partnership Catches the Slime Craze
  • Verizon, 300 Entertainment, KWL Management, IW Group, LAGRANT COMMUNICATIONS, VPE Public Relations, Weber Shandwick#freestyle50 challenge
  • National Beer Wholesalers AssociationNBWA 80th Annual Convention & Trade Show
  • The Ritz-Carlton partners with Trey Ratcliff for 80 Stays Around The World
  • Ferrovial#UrbanPeek
  • Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, NetJets, HL GroupFour Seasons x NetJets
  • Rogers & CowanSports Illustrated Swimsuit 2017 Launch
  • UN Foundation#EyeOnClimate
  • Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
  • Sony ElectronicsSony Alpha Collective
  • WeAreCisco
  • @WeAreCisco: GSX Event
  • Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, NetJets, HL GroupFour Seasons x NetJets: European Escape
  • IBMIBM Instagram Stories
  • Indiana University CommunicationsNewscast
  • Northwell HealthOne in 61,000
  • NasdaqStitch Fix IPO
  • Conrad New YorkSignature Prosecco and Ice Pop Cocktail
  • @WeAreCisco Is Family
  • Newell BrandsGet Slimed: Elmer's Glue Gains Fans Through Slime
  • Tattoo ProjectsHostess Snacks
  • Society for NeuroscienceLaunching and growing SfN's Instagram account
  • Sony ElectronicsSony Alpha Collective

Snapchat

  • Northeastern UniversityGlobal Snapchat Takeover Map
  • Career Artist ManagementMaroon 5: Album Marketing Campaign
  • Marriott InternationalSix Days, Seven Nights
  • MELTCoca-Cola: ESPN GameDay
  • Brownstein GroupIKEA National Chain Snapchat Geofilters

YouTube

  • PwC#AuditorProud Campaign
  • Actors' Equity Association#EquityStrong
  • Arrow ElectronicsFive Years Out
  • Volvo Trucks North AmericaThe World's Largest Unboxing
  • Four Seasons Hotels & ResortsWe Are Four Seasons
  • Cohn & WolfeColgate x MagnusCards
  • Four Seasons Hotels & ResortsPrivate Jet Video
  • Bayer Presents Luke Bryan Farm Tour#HeresToTheFarmer
  • Sheltering Arms Physical Rehabilitation CentersMother's Day Hugs
  • FGL Sports Ltd.Sport Chek - Pillar vs. Cake - Canada 150
  • Volvo Trucks North AmericaThe World's Largest Unboxing

Other

  • FerrovialBrand Journalism
  • DEVENEY Changes the Blogging Game
  • Dixon SchwablFinger Lakes Visitors Connection
  • UPMC PinnacleHealthier You Blog
  • GROW with Shield HealthCare
  • InterContinental Hotels GroupIHG Sleep Blog: One Sheep, Two Sheep.
  • CompTIAIT Career News
  • Life at Cisco
  • Preferred Employers InsurancePreferred Programs
  • TaskUsRidiculous Rundown
  • MARTAGeorgia Dome Implosion Infographic
  • ForRent.comNetflix Infographic

Digital Leader of the Year

  • Dixon SchwablJon Alhart
  • BED HeadAlfred Dela Cruz
  • Rogers & CowanCraig Greiwe
  • Great Lakes Higher Education CorporationLiz Gross

Best Social Media Team

  • TaskUsBrand, Environment for Communications & Design
  • Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
  • PETA
  • @WeAreCisco Talent Brand Team
  • Western Union

Venue

The Yale Club

50 Vanderbilt Ave
New York, NY 10017
212.716.2100

PR News’ Social Media Awards Luncheon will take place on May 23 at The Yale Club in Midtown New York City. The awards luncheon venue is just a block away from Grand Central Terminal and the 4, 5, and 6 Subway trains. If you are traveling for the luncheon and need lodging, take a look at PR News’ list of hotels in the area.

Pricing

  • Luncheon Ticket

    $699

    Luncheon access, a three-course meal, entertainment and the opportunity to network with 300+ communicators

  • Celebration Package

    $9999

    • 10 reserved seats for your whole team
    • Front row seating so you have the best view of the action
    • Two bottles of champagne
    • 1/2 page ad in the program guide ($2,000 value!)
    • Luncheon access, a three-course meal, entertainment and the opportunity to network with 300+ communicators
  • Table of Ten

    $6999

    • 10 reserved seats for your whole team
    • VIP seating so you have a great view of the action
    • Luncheon access, a three-course meal, entertainment and the opportunity to network with 300+ communicators

Program Advertising

Give a shout out to an honoree or promote your organization, service, or initiative with an ad in the luncheon program guide. This unique messaging opportunity is distributed to awards luncheon attendees comprised of top communications and marketing professionals at agencies, nonprofits, corporations and government organizations.

The deadline to secure an ad space is May 10, 2018. For more information on sponsorship and advertising opportunities, contact Katie Sullivan.

Sponsorship of Luncheon

  • Recognition of sponsorship in all marketing materials and press releases
  • Exhibit table at the awards luncheon
  • Sponsor profile online at prnewsonline.com
  • Opportunity to announce up to 4 categories during awards ceremony
  • Raffle an item at the luncheon (supplied by the sponsor and optional)
  • Distribution of your materials to all the attendees
  • Full page ad in the program guide
  • Shout-outs on social media
  • 3 passes to the awards luncheon
  • Provision of attendee list with full contact information

Congratulatory Package

  • Includes 1 ticket to the awards luncheon
  • ½ page ad in the awards program guide
  • Social media shout outs to PR News’ 220,000 followers across Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and Instagram
  • 15% discount on additional awards orders
  • Digital Ad in the Winner Reveal Follow-Up email

A la Carte

  • Full Page Ad (6.75" x 9.75") - $4,225
  • Half-Page Ad (6" x 4.5") - $3,050

Contact

Registration & Luncheon Questions

For registration questions regarding the awards luncheon, contact:

Mary Lou French
MFrench@accessintel.com
301-354-1851

Sponsorship and Program Advertising

For information on becoming a sponsor or placing a congratulatory ad in the program for the awards luncheon, contact:

Katie Sullivan
ksullivan@accessintel.com
202-207-8893