PR News CSR Awards Nominees 2015

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Hall of Fame

• The Allstate Foundation’s Purple Purse

• Office Depot Foundation’s National Backpack Program

• Time Warner Cable’s Connect a Million Minds

 

Agency CSR A-List

• APCO Worldwide

• Cone Communications

• Edelman - Business + Social Purpose

• FleishmanHillard

• G&S Business Communications

• RF|Binder Partners

• VOX Global

• Weber Shandwick

 

CSR Professional of the Year

• Christopher Ian Bennett

• Adam Harrell

• Jan Jones Blackhurst

• Bob Langert - McDonald’s Corporation

• Ryan McCarty

• Angela Peluso

• Ylann Schemm

• Tessie Topol

 

Annual Report

• iHeartMedia

• International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.

• Kimco Realty

• Medtronic Inc.

 

Blog

• AECOM Impact blog

• AT&T Inc.

 

Cause Branding Campaign

• Activate

• Covidien Communications

• Food Lion Feeds

• Imprenta Communications Group, LLC

• Kenneth Cole

• MWW

• Nebo Agency

• Siemens, The Entertainment Industry Foundation’s Stand Up To - Linking Hope to Need

• Weber Shandwick

• The Zeno Group -The Allstate Foundation’s #GetThereSafe

• The Zeno Group – The Allstate Foundation’s Purple Purse

 

Community Affairs

• Diageo North America

• JetBlue Airways in Underserved areas

• Nerium International

• REVOLT TV + Boys & Girls Club

• SAIC

• Time Warner Cable

 

Corporate-Community Partnership

• CLEARLINK

• The Conroy Martinez Group

• Covance Inc.

• Discovery Education

• Kenneth Cole

• MUFG Union Bank, N.A.

• Neustar

• Nexus Treatment

• Siemens, The Entertainment Industry Foundation’s Stand Up To - Linking Hope to Need

Corporation with less than 25,000 employees

• International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.

• NCCI

• Resorts World Sentosa, Singapore

• TD Ameritrade

 

Corporation with more than 25,000 employees

• MetLife

• Oracle

 

CSR on a Shoestring

• The Conroy Martinez Group

• Humana

• Nebo Agency

• Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services • SAIC

 

Diversity Communications

• HMA Associates Inc.

• Imprenta Communications Group, LLC

• MGM Resorts International

 

Employee Relations

• AT&T and DonorsChoose.org

• CLEARLINK

• CVS Health and RF|Binder

• Humana

• International Finance Corporation

• Takeda Pharmaceuticals International Co.

• Time Warner Cable

Event: CSR / Green Focus

• Covenant Health

• Dask

• Hughes General Contractors, Inc., VCBO Architecture and Davis School District

• International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.

• KPMG LLP

• RBC

• REVOLT TV + Boys & Girls Club

• Triomphant Communications

• Weber Shandwick on behalf of Clean the World

 

Media Relations

• Cigna Foundation

• Holland & Knight LLP

• KPMG LLP

• Levi Strauss & Co.

• North Strategic

• The UPS Foundation, Boys & Girls Clubs of America and MSI

• Weber Shandwick and PEDIGREE Brand

• The Zeno Group

 

Nonprofit/Corporate Partnership

• Caesars Entertainment

• CVS Health & the American Lung Association

• ESPN

• Nerium International

• HGTV/DIY Network

• Time Warner Cable

• Türk Telekomünikasyon A.Ş.

• Viacom Says NO MORE

• Weber Shandwick

• Weber Shandwick and Prudential Financial

• WWE and 2014 Special Olympics USA Games partnership

Pro Bono Campaign

• Nebo Agency

• REVOLT TV + Boys & Girls Club

• Waggener Edstrom Communications

 

Product Design / Redesign

• Toys”R”Us

• TTNET

 

Recycling Program

• DoSomething.org

• General Motors

• RF|Binder on behalf of Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies

 

Social Good

• Alpha Omega

• Amway Corporation

• Ketchum and Widmeyer on behalf of ExxonMobil

• Metro

• Nerium International

• TTNET

 

Social Media Campaign

• Havas PR North America, Fenton Communications, FleishmanHillard, Glover Park and Weber Shandwick for the United Nations Foundation and 92nd Street Y

• Hyundai Motor America

• Ketchum on behalf of ConAgra Foods

• Weber Shandwick and Honey Maid

• Weber Shandwick and PEDIGREE Brand

 

Stakeholder Engagement

• CVS Health

• Nerium International

• Polskie LNG S.A.

 

Sustainability/CSR Report

• AECOM

• Burson-Marsteller

• The Coca-Cola Company

• CVS Health

• McDonald’s Corporation

• Medtronic Inc.

• Merck and Co., Inc.

• MetLife

• Novelis

• Safeway with Waggener Edstrom Communications

• Weissman Center for International Business, Baruch College

 

Use of Social Media

• Covidien Communications

• CVS Health and RF|Binder

• JetBlue Airways

Video Initiatives

• Covidien Communications

• JetBlue Airways

• Ketchum on behalf of ConAgra Foods

• Popular Inc.

 

Volunteer Program

• Blue Cross & Blue Shield Rhode Island

• Dell Inc.

• Time Warner Cable

 

Workplace Innovation

• International Finance Corporation

• Time Warner Cable