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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Media Relations

Winner: Navistar International Corporation – A Boss Saves Jobs, Helps the Community In order to avoid laying off skilled workers, Chuck Sibley, manager of Navistar’s engine plant in Huntsville, Ala., devised a unique program that … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Annual Report

Co-Winner: Entergy Corporation – Low Income Customer Assistance Progress Report The annual progress report for Entergy Corporation’s Low Income Customer Assistance Program delineates the company’s strides in providing assistance for low-income households that face a … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Social Media Campaign

Winner: U.S. Army with Weber Shandwick – Sharing the Army Strong Story Given the meteoric rise of social media, the U.S. Army, with the help of Weber Shandwick, focused on increasing its social media engagement … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Anniversary Campaign

Winner: Pierson Grant Public Relations: 25th Anniversary of the Blizzard – A Blizzard of Publicity To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Dairy Queen Blizzard, the “Blizzardmobile” set out on a four-stop tour across the … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Satellite Media Tour

Winner: InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) – Holiday Inn Launches ‘Honeymoon on Us’ with an SMT by Reality Star Melissa Rycroft Amid the relaunch of its Holiday Inn brand that included a $1 billion investment in … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Influencer Communications

Winner: Intel and Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide – Intel Advisors To help consumers become aware of the importance of Intel processors and other Intel technology innovations, the Intel Advisors board was devised in December 2010 … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Blog

Winner: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Preparedness 101: Zombie Apocalypse Are you prepared for a Zombie Apocalypse? It’s the question the CDC posed to shake up its standard personal safety message. In an … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Research & Measurement

Winner: Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide and Kimberly Clark’s Huggies – Helping Diaper ‘Every Little Bottom’ One in three American mothers and one in five Canadian mothers struggle to afford to buy enough diapers for their … | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: Green PR

Hormel Foods kept "green" top-of-mind with its employees through its annual CR report for stakeholders and an engaging communications program which featured a Twitter contest challenging participants’ knowledge of the company’s sustainability practices. | MORE »

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2011 Platinum PR Awards: PSA

Winner: U.S. Census Bureau – 2010 Census Greg Biffle PSA As part of its effort to reach NASCAR fans—a traditionally hard-to-count audience—the U.S. Census Bureau hired driver Greg Biffle for one of its national public … | MORE »

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