Rachel Scharmann
Marketing Coordinator
PR News
[email protected]

PR News Announces Digital PR Awards Finalists

Rockville, Md., September 4, 2014 — PR News will be honoring outstanding digital initiatives among corporations, agencies and nonprofits as well as the PR, marketing and communications executives behind the scenes who make these digital initiatives shine—at its benchmark-setting Digital PR & Agency Elite Awards Luncheon on October 10, 2014, at the Grand Hyatt in New York City. The finalists of the Digital PR Awards set industry standards for excellence across all areas of digital PR. Finalists are from corporations, agencies and nonprofits—both large and small—that took chances, made tremendous strides in their communications efforts and understand the power of public relations.

See the complete list of this year’s Digital PR Awards finalists at

The winners and honorable mentions of the coveted Digital PR & Agency Elite Awards will be celebrated at a luncheon on October 10, 2014, at the Grand Hyatt in New York City from noon to 2 p.m. For more information or to register for the Digital PR & Agency Elite Awards Luncheon, please visit

PR News will be presenting the Social Media Conference the day before the Awards Luncheon, also at the Grand Hyatt NYC. PR News will also present an SEO Workshop on the morning of the luncheon from 8:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. The interactive morning workshop will teach communications professionals what kind of content gets found and shared on search engines and mobile devices.

For questions about attending the Digital PR & Agency Elite Awards Luncheon, contact PR News’ Marketing Coordinator, Rachel Scharmann at [email protected]. To advertise in the Digital PR Awards Special Issue or to become an event sponsor, contact PR News Senior Vice President & Group Publisher Diane Schwartz at [email protected].

For more information about the Social Media Conference or SEO Workshop, visit

The Digital PR Awards program is presented by PR News, the leading resource for PR professionals. PR News is a daily intellectual hub that serves the communications and marketing community at corporations, agencies and nonprofits. The PR News group focuses on honing and growing PR practitioners' skills in social media, crisis management, digital PR, measurement, employee relations, media training, CSR and writing through its flagship newsletter, webinars, conferences, awards programs, workshops and guidebooks. With the launch of its weekly newsletter over 70 years ago, PR News has remained dedicated to supporting the growth of communicators all while keeping them abreast of the latest news affecting the industry.  For more information, please visit