Awards

2013 Platinum PR Awards: Facebook Campaign

October 15th, 2013 by

Winner: Cooney/Waters Group Inc. – Parkinson’s More than Motion You probably already know Parkinson’s most recognizable symptoms: tremors, stiffness, or slowness which can affect movement. What you may not realize is that Parkinson’s disease affects… Continued

PR News Announces Winners of PR Agency Elite Awards

September 11th, 2013 by

PR News on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, celebrated the winners and honorable mentions of its PR Agency Elite Awards at the Grand Hyatt in New York City.

PR News Announces Winners of 2013 PR Agency Elite Awards

September 10th, 2013 by

PR News on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, celebrated the winners and honorable mentions of its PR Agency Elite Awards at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. The awards set benchmarks of excellence in client PR efforts, as PR agencies were recognized for their work in 23 practice areas.

2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Digital/Social Media

September 10th, 2013 by

Winner: MWW From manning the helm of award-winning social campaigns such as the Hillshire Farm-BlogHer collaboration and the Samsung Galaxy Note Fashion Week Takeover, MWW is a clear winner in the the social-digital space. The… Continued

2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Consumer Marketing

September 10th, 2013 by

Winner: Airfoil Airfoil continues to cultivate its communications efforts on the consumer-marketing front. For example, when eBay wanted to engage parents of young children to sell products on the website, the online auction giant called… Continued

2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Marketing to Latinos

September 10th, 2013 by

Winner: Biosector 2 After his father, José Secada, succumbed to hepatitis C in 2011, Grammy Award-winning singer Jon Secada announced that he was participating in Hepatitis C-Toca El Tema, which translates to “to touch the… Continued

2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Media Relations

September 10th, 2013 by

Co-Winner: Fuse Three campaigns highlight exactly how well Fuse excels at media relations: The Pepsi “MAX It Now Challenge,” the 2012 Dew Tour and The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s (UFC) Octagon Nation Tour. The Pepsi “MAX… Continued

2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Community Relations/Volunteer Programs

September 10th, 2013 by

Winner: Waggener Edstrom Worldwide Waggener Edstrom Worldwide has a longstanding commitment to contributing up to 1% annually of its total fee revenue to communities. But in 2012 Waggener Edstrom took its charitable efforts up a… Continued

2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Website

September 10th, 2013 by

Winner: Makovsky As a leading independent communications consultancy, Makovsky has designed and implemented excellent websites for its clients. But in working to improve others, their own website fell behind. The agency used research to gauge… Continued

2013 PR Agency Elite Awards: Internal Communications

September 10th, 2013 by

Winner: Weber Shandwick Weber Shandwick needed to make itself as social on the inside as it had become externally. In the summer of 2012, the agency announced it was repositioning itself around the phrase “engaging,… Continued