PRR 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.
Ad 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.
Rainier 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.
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