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UKs CIPR Honors Burson

Wed, Jul. 19, 2017

By Steve Barnes

Harold BursonBritain’s Chartered Institute of Public Relations has awarded Harold Burson, Burson-Marsteller’s founding chairman, its President’s Medal for having “shaped contemporary public relations more than any person alive today."

D S Simon Media Unveils Awards Program for Spokespeople

Tue, Jun. 13, 2017

By Steve Barnes

Doug SimonD S Simon Media has created The SPOKEies as the first awards program to honor the best spokespeople reflecting brands, non-profits and companies. “Finally, the best spokespeople will get the recognition they deserve,” said CEO Doug Simon.

Brunner Inducted into Academy of Women Achievers

Fri, Jun. 9, 2017

By Steve Barnes

Liz BrunnerLiz Brunner, CEO/founder of Boston-based Brunner Communications, will be inducted into the Academy of Women Achievers at a luncheon at the Boston Park Plaza hotel on June 26.

Travel Oregon Honors Weinstein PR

Tue, Jun. 6, 2017

By Steve Barnes

Weinstein PR receives Weinstein Public Relations has scooped up the “Outstanding Oregon PR Initiative Award” by Travel Oregon, an agency created by the Beaver State to promote its $10.8 billion tourism industry.

Patrice Tanaka Is PRSA Foundation Paladin Recipient

Mon, May 22, 2017

By Jack O'Dwyer

Patrice TanakaPatrice Tanaka, co-founder of three PR firms who now heads Joyful Planet, providing advice for personal and professional development, is the 2017 recipient of the PRSA Foundation’s Paladin Award.

Stevens Scholarship Rewards PR Students

Mon, May 8, 2017

By Editorial Staff

Oriol BrullOriol Brull is the recipient of this year’s Art Stevens PRSA-NY/CCNY $5,000 scholarship, awarded to outstanding public relations students for the past 10 years.

Seven Women Honored by New York Women in Communications

Wed, Apr. 26, 2017

By Jane Landers

Savannah Guthrie & O'Dwyer's associate publisher Jane LandersSeven “extraordinary female leaders in the communications industry” were honored April 24 by New York Women in Communications which raised $112,000 for scholarships. It has awarded $1.5M+ for that purpose so far.

Martin Inducted Into ICCO Hall of Fame

Wed, Dec. 7, 2016

By Jon Gingerich

Jack Martin Hill+Knowlton Strategies global chairman and CEO Jack Martin was inducted into the International Communications Consultancy Organization’s Hall of Fame.

Ketchum, Michelin Win 'Best of the 'Best'

Tue, Jun. 21, 2016

By Editorial Staff

Joe Cohen, Grace Leong, Art StevensKetchum and Michelin took home top honors from PRSA-New York's Big Apple Awards June 2 for the "Beyond the Driving Test" campaign.

DCI, Huntington Beach Take Top PR Adrian Award

Thu, Feb. 18, 2016

By Editorial Staff

HSMAI Adrian AwardsDevelopment Counsellors International and client Visit Huntington Beach took home "Best in Show" honors in PR at the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association's annual Adrian Awards Feb. 17 in New York.

Ray Kotcher Inducted into ICCO Hall of Fame

Mon, Nov. 30, 2015

By Matthew Schwartz

Ray KotcherDuring his more than 30-year career at Ketchum, Kotcher has played a key role in helping the agency expand its global footprint, including the 2009 merger with European communications consultancy Pleon.

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.