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2012 Platinum PR Awards: Research and Measurement

September 15th, 2012 by

Winner: PRIME Research: Changing Behavior Through PR: Earned Media Boosts Campaign Effectiveness During Medicare Open Enrollment   The Centers for Medicaid and Medicare (CMS) were having a hard time quantifying the ROI on their communications efforts… Continued

2012 Platinum PR Awards: Pro Bono

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 Winner: American Chemical Society – Bytesize Science Originally launched in 2010, the Bytesize Science video series—designed to help the public discover chemistry in an educational and entertaining way—was relaunched in 2011 in an effort to gain more… Continued

2012 Platinum PR Awards: Multicultural Campaign

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 Winner: Hilton Hotels & Resort – Announcing an Authentic Experience For Chinese Travelers In the past decade, the number of Chinese citizens traveling abroad has grown from virtually zero to an estimated 56 million in 2011. Thus,… Continued

2012 Platinum PR Awards: Crisis Management

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Winner: Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company – MassMutual’s Tornado Relief Efforts When an EF3 tornado hit Springfield, Mass., the headquarters community of MassMutual, the Fortune 500 life insurance company immediately stepped up to the plate. MassMutual… Continued

2012 Platinum PR Awards: Satellite Media Tour

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Winner: RF|Binder and McGraw-Hill Education – Tablets and Devices: An Educational Frontier To support McGraw-Hill Education’s commitment to developing innovative digital education tools and take advantage of new tablets coming to market, R|F Binder used… Continued

2012 Platinum PR Awards: Event Marketing

September 15th, 2012 by

Winner: RF|Binder and Malaysia External Trade Development Corp. – Malaysia Kitchen for the World 2011   In 2010, the Malaysian External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) partnered with RF|Binder to create an integrated marketing campaign, including advertising, events and sponsorships, for… Continued

2012 Platinum PR Awards: Research & Measurement

September 15th, 2012 by

  Winner: PRIME Research – Changing Behavior Through PR: Earned Media Boosts Campaign Effectiveness During Medicare Open Enrollment The Centers for Medicaid and Medicare (CMS) were having a hard time quantifying the ROI on their communications… Continued

2012 Platinum PR Awards: Online Communications

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Winner: Cohn & Wolfe with Valvoline – Guaranteeing a New Era in Polling: Valvoline & SportingNews.com Team to Empower Fans  Faced with the challenge of reinvigorating the Valvoline Engine Guarantee program, Cohn & Wolfe decided to go… Continued

2012 Platinum PR Awards: Public Affairs

September 15th, 2012 by

Winner: Nyhus Communications – Washington United for Marriage Launch With the goal of making Washington state the seventh state in the U.S. to legalize civil marriage for same-sex couples, the Washington United For Marriage coalition… Continued

2012 Platinum PR Awards: Social Media 

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 Co-Winner: The Clorox Company – Check-in for Check Ups When Clorox wanted to create a program rewarding consumers for practicing healthy habits, it teamed up with the Children’s Health Fund to create Check-In for Checkups, a… Continued