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MSL, Leo Burnett Win Cannes Lions PR Award

Wed, Jun. 24, 2015

By Greg Hazley

cannes lionsMSLGroup, advancing a concept created by Leo Burnett Toronto for client Procter & Gamble, won the Grand Prix award for PR at the Cannes Lions festival in France June 24 for the #LikeAGirl campaign.

Carnival, LDWW Book Top Silver Anvil

Fri, Jun. 5, 2015

By Greg Hazley

silver anvilsCruise operator Carnival Corp. and its PR agency, LDWWGroup, won the top Silver Anvil from PRSA on June 4 for work rebounding from a series of crises over two years.

McNeely Pigott & Fox Takes 'Best in Show' for Nashville PR

Fri, May 8, 2015

By Greg Hazley

mpfMcNeely Pigott & Fox won Best in Show honors at PRSA Nashville's annual Parthenon Awards April 23 in the Music City, earning kudos for its "Red, White and Food" campaign supporting a voter referendum to allow wine sales in Tennessee retail food stores.

Pinterest Push for Land O'Lakes Takes Top PR Honors in Minnesota

Tue, Apr. 14, 2015

By Greg Hazley

classicExponent PR and client Land O'Lakes won Best in Show honors at Minnesota PRSA's Classics Awards April 9 for a Pinterest-based campaign that saw the agricultural cooperative support food banks each time a user "pinned" a recipe.

Ketchum, Tourism Australia Top Adrian Awards

Fri, Feb. 27, 2015

By Greg Hazley

adrianKetchum and client Tourism Australia took home PR "Best in Show" honors at the annual Adrian Awards of the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association Feb. 23 in New York.

PRSA Gives Gold to Golin's Cook

Mon, Oct. 6, 2014

By Kevin McCauley

fred cookPRSA has granted a Gold Anvil, the group's highest individual award, to Golin CEO Fred Cook in recognition of his lifetime achievement and contributions made to the professionals.

Gov't Communicators Honor Richardson for KY Obamacare Rollout

Wed, Jun. 18, 2014

By Greg Hazley

nagcThe National Association of Government Communicators named Kerri Richardson, director of communications for Gov. Steve Beshear of Kentucky, Communicator of the Year on June 12 for her PR work in rolling out the Affordable Care Act in the Republican-leaning state.

360 Takes Top PR Honors in New England

Thu, Jun. 12, 2014

By Greg Hazley

bell ringersBoston's 360 PR and baking mix client Krusteaz were awarded the best communications campaign of the year honors from the Publicity Club of New England on June 9 at the group's annual Bell Ringer Awards.

Jimmy Carter Feted at Golden Trumpet PR Awards

Thu, Jun. 5, 2014

By Kevin McCauley

jimmy carterFormer President Jimmy Carter delivered the keynote address at last night's 55th annual Golden Trumpet Awards gala of the Publicity Club of Chicago.

Hunter PR, McNeil Top Big Apples

Thu, May 29, 2014

By Greg Hazley

big apple awardsHunter PR and client McNeil Consumer Healthcare took home top honors at PRSA-New York's annual Big Apple Awards on May 22, winning "best of the best" for a campaign in support of over-the-counter allergy drug Zyrtec.

Photos: PRR, Maryland Health Push Wins Top DC PR Honor

Fri, Sep. 20, 2013

By Greg Hazley

thothPRR and client the Maryland Dept. of Health and Mental Hygiene took top honors at PRSA National Capital Chapter's annual Thoth Awards Sept. 18 at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center.

McCann Metro Safety Push Wins Top Cannes PR Award

Tue, Jun. 18, 2013

By Greg Hazley

cannesAd agency McCann Melbourne with client Metro Trains won the top PR prize at the Cannes Lions awards in France today for their "Dumb Ways to Die" PSA campaign to curb accidents and deaths at Melbourne's Metro train station. While PR shops won a handful of gold awards at Cannes, a PR firm has yet to win the top prize in the five years since PR was added to the competition.

DuPont, Ogilvy Feast on Top Silver Anvil

Fri, Jun. 14, 2013

By Greg Hazley

silverOgilvy PR and DuPont won the coveted Best of Silver Anvil Award and the Livestrong Foundation was honored for its crisis communications June 13 by PR Society of America.

Kickstarter PR Push Takes Top New England PR Honors

Wed, Jun. 12, 2013

By Greg Hazley

bell ringerRainier Communications' campaign supporting client Adapteva's fundraising drive to produce a $99 supercomputer took the top award at the Publicity Club of New England's annual Bell Ringer Awards June 10 in Boston.

Makovsky, Lilly, Kowa Take Best in Show at Apples

Fri, May 31, 2013

By Greg Hazley

prsa-nyKowa Pharmaceuticals America and Eli Lilly and Company, working with Makovsky, took home Best in Show honors from PRSA-NY at the chapter's annual Big Apple Award's ceremony in New York May 24.

PR Awards Round-Up

Wed, May 8, 2013

By Greg Hazley

John SengRound-up of PR awards and honors from around the country.