PR Daily's Media Relations Awards Luncheon

12:00-2:30pm EST

Dec. 12 at the Yale Club in New York City

COME CELEBRATE THE BEST IN MEDIA RELATIONS!

We’re featuring a stellar lineup of finalists in our Media Relations Awards program, and we are eager to recognize all of this year’s finalists and announce category winners in the program. Join us December 12 at the Yale Club in New York City for our special awards luncheon. It will be an event to remember—and one you won’t want to miss!

The event will feature networking, great food, a celebration of all finalists in our Media Relations Awards program, and the highly anticipated category winners in the program.

You’ll want to be here for this special industry event, showcasing the power players in the world of media relations!

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KEYNOTER

Michael Clinton
Former President/Publishing Director
Hearst Magazine

Michael Clinton is the former president and publishing director of Hearst Magazines, and now serves as special media advisor to the Hearst Corporation’s CEO. He is the author of ROAR into the Second Half of Your Life - Before It’s Too Late.

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GUEST PRESENTERS

Kristin Hoose
Senior Director, External Constituent Communications
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
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Michael Kaye
Global Head of Communications
OKCupid
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Jeanne Salvatore
Assistant Professor, Marketing Communications
Jay & Patty Baker School of Business and Technology, Fashion Institute of Technology
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Kieran O’Dwyer
Vice President of Corporate Communications
Mutual of America Financial Group
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PRESENTERS

Diane Schwartz
CEO
Ragan Communications
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Joyceann Garippa
Director of Content & Programming
Ragan Communications
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Jon Minnick
Conference Producer/Writer
Ragan Communications and PR Daily
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FINALISTS

Grand Prize

Finalists:

  • Diageo / CIROC Vodka: CÎROC Vodka Celebrates Black Excellence & Entrepreneurship Through #CIROCStands Platform
  • Endo International, plc: Launching the First and Only FDA-Approved Injectable for Cellulite
  • Intel Corporation: New CEO Hits the Ground Running with Turnaround Plan
  • Travel + Leisure Co.: Hallmark Channel's Countdown to Christmas Holiday Suites by Club Wyndham
  • UPS: UPS Vaccine Communications Planning

Finalists:

  • BCENE PR: FOREO
  • Bospar: Bospar Delivers Stratospheric Coverage for Unistellar
  • Bospar: NEON: Making NFTs Accessible to the Common Consumer
  • Ernst & Young LLP: Emphasis on Empathy - EY 2021 Empathy in Business Survey
  • Herbalife Nutrition: Global Thought Leadership Strategy: Building Consumer and Investor Trust in Pandemic Times
  • Pugh & Tiller PR: Raising Awareness for ProNavigator, the Google for Insurance
  • The Home Depot: Exposing the Issue of Organized Retail Crime
  • Tic Tac and Golin: Tic Tac Launches into Space

Finalists:

  • Bospar: Bospar Messes With Texas
  • Gillian Small Public Relations: TWIX® Shakers Seasoning Blend Launches with Viral Chicken Wings Recipe
  • Hollywood Agency: Media Relations Campaign for 'Bounty'
  • Identity: Hudsonville Ice Cream x Little Debbie: The Two Billion Impression Scoop
  • IMA Financial Group: Who will insure the metaverse? Campaign
  • Stuntman PR: Parmigiano Reggiano Day is born stateside

Finalists:

  • Marsha Archer: M-Squared Public Relations
  • Amanda Brooks: ESPN
  • Danny Chi: ESPN
  • Tommaso Di Giovanni: Philip Morris International
  • Ashley Goncena: Crafted Communications
  • Jennifer Non: The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association
  • Liz Reilly: Next PR
  • Nidhi Sinha: Boston Consulting Group
  • Daniel Zielinski: Insured Retirement Institute

Campaigns

Finalists:

  • Cerner Corporation: Cerner Government Services Brand Positioning Campaign
  • Intel Corporation: New CEO Hits the Ground Running with Turnaround Plan
  • Kellogg´s Latin America: World Food Day
  • Linhart PR: Building Chipotle Brand Love in NYC with Culturally Relevant Media Relations
  • Ghidotti: McDonald's Opportunity Here Campaign
  • MGC: #LaUltimaBotelladeAgua by Wrangler
  • Techwave: Brand Refresh
  • The Fletcher Group: Driving brand awareness from startup to well-established Canadian fintech
  • UPS: UPS Peak Hiring Campaign – 2021

Finalists:

  • Diageo / CIROC Vodka: CÎROC Vodka Celebrates Black Excellence & Entrepreneurship Through #CIROCStands Platform
  • Peppercomm: Dole Malnutrition Labels
  • Porter Novelli in partnership with MusiCares: MusiCares Person of the Year
  • Prudential Financial: Prudential Financial and the New Jersey Devils Help Black Small Businesses Win – On and Off the Ice
  • THON and Four Diamonds: Penn State THON 2022
  • Tier One Partners: Ally Teach Kids Money Lessons in Minecraft
  • UScellular: Cause Marketing & Community Relations

Finalists:

  • ECMC Group: ECMC Group’s GO! Program: Connecting to employees and communities
  • ESPN: ESPN's 15th Annual V Week for Cancer Research
  • MnFIRE/Bellmont Partners: Rallying Support for Our Hometown Heroes
  • Nickerson People Relations: Weston Community Relations Project
  • The Home Depot Foundation with Big Red Rooster: MSL and Sunshine Sachs, Operation Surprise 2021
  • UScellular: Cause Marketing Campaign & Community Relations Campaign
  • Violet PR: Revitalizing Newark Symphony Hall

Finalists:

  • Atrium Health: Atrium Health COVID-19 Mass Vaccinations
  • ChenMed: COVID-19 - #VaxTheNation Integrated Campaign
  • Children's Health: Children’s Health Educates and Empowers Parents, Physicians with COVID-19 Media Relations Campaign
  • Providence: Communicating the Pandemic: How Providence Handled the First U.S. Patient

Finalists:

  • Big Valley Marketing: Russia Cyber-Attack Against Ukraine
  • Identity: Guiding the Oakland County Prosecutor's Office During the Oxford High School Shooting Crisis Response
  • Lightspeed PR & M: Lightspeed PR/M - MacKeeper Reputation Reboot

Finalists:

  • Amendola Communications: Long-Covid Research Study raises Arcadia's Profile
  • Cisco: The Quarterly Business Review and Outlook Model (QBRO)
  • Dittoe Public Relations: 2021 Recruiter Nation Report Launch
  • ECMC Group: ECMC Group Helps Teens Question The Quo in Education
  • Hotwire: Hotwire Decks the Halls with Record-Breaking Media Results
  • Ipsos Public Affairs North America: Ipsos LGBT+ Pride 2021 Global Survey
  • Navy Federal Credit Union: "Best Of" Campaign

Finalists:

  • Bohemian FC & Wise Up PR: Music Meets Sport: Immortalizing Bob Marley’s An Afternoon in the Park Gig On Bohemian FC’s Shirt
  • Carnival Cruise Line: Cruise Reboot: Carnival Cruise Line Resumes Cruising Operations for the First Time Since March 2020
  • PGIM: Weathering Climate Change
  • Proofpoint: CHASING CRISES: WARNING PEOPLE AGAINST THE TOUGHEST CYBERCRIMINALS AT TIMES OF GLOBAL UNCERTAINTY
  • SCHOTT AG: SCHOTT Xensation® α - A New Era of Smartphone Cover Glass
  • SlicedBrand: Generating Real-World Buzz for Metaverse Land Sales
  • UPS: Circle of Honor

Finalists:

  • Adept: Stone Foltz Anti-Hazing
  • Children's Hospital Colorado: Youth Mental Health State of Emergency: “Their Tanks are Empty"
  • Relevance International: Affirmation Tower: Building a Better Future From the Ground Up
  • TechNet: TechNet
  • The Home Depot: Exposing the Issue of Organized Retail Crime
  • The Silver State Health Insurance Exchange: Nevada Health Link Open Enrollment Campaign
  • Violet PR: Selling Pittsburgh International Airport’s Transformation

Finalists:

  • ChenMed: COVID-19 - #VaxTheNation Integrated Campaign
  • INK Communications Co.: One Million Acres Campaign
  • MGC: #Soapa$500 by Tenpo
  • OMNIVISION: The Big Reveal
  • Rachel Kay Public Relations: Bubbies Treat Wave Campaign

Finalists:

  • Black Economic Alliance: Advancing the Mission of the Black Economic Alliance
  • Bospar: Bospar Messes With Texas
  • Children's Health: Children’s Health Expands Diversity & Inclusion Program to Support and Empower Employees, Patients and Community Members
  • Hollywood Agency: Media Relations Campaign for 'Bounty'
  • Landis Communications: Landis Communications - Fish Run Place
  • Mars Petcare US: Better Cities For Pets™ Adoption Weekend
  • MGC: #LaUltimaBotelladeAgua by Wrangler
  • NAACP Legal Defense & Educational Fund: Marshall-Motley Scholars Program

Finalists:

  • Advantest: ESG Campaign
  • Almond Board of California: Almond Day 2021
  • Hollywood Agency: @SouthShoreBear joins Twitter

Finalists:

  • Amendola Communications: Amendola Helps HSBlox Educate the Market on Value Based Care
  • Apptio: CxO Campaign
  • Arketi Group: Arketi Group Helps NCR Corporation Share Its Story Running Restaurants & Stores
  • Asylum Public Relations: Global Warming Heats Up the Insurance Industry
  • Black Economic Alliance: Advancing the Mission of the Black Economic Alliance
  • Bospar: Bospar Messes With Texas
  • Hotwire: Hotwire Decks the Halls with Record-Breaking Media Results
  • Proofpoint: VOICE OF THE CISO 2021: THE AFTERMATH OF A YEAR LIKE NO OTHER FOR SECURITY PROFESSIONALS
  • Prudential Financial, Inc.: PULSE OF THE AMERICAN WORKER SURVEY
  • Snackbox: Shaping the Influence of the Convenience Store Industry

Events

Finalists:

  • Accela: SolarAPP+ – Helping Governments Make Solar Permitting Easier, Cheaper and Faster
  • American Airlines: Silver Spoon Desserts
  • Bospar: NEON: Making NFTs Accessible to the Common Consumer
  • Citi: Citi Custom Cash Card
  • Endo International, plc: Launching the First and Only FDA-Approved Injectable for Cellulite
  • Gillian Small Public Relations: TWIX® Shakers Seasoning Blend Launches with Viral Chicken Wings Recipe
  • Kaplow Communications: Stanley Turns #Hydration Into Quarantine’s Hottest Trend
  • The Langham, Boston: The Langham, Boston: A New American Classic

Finalists:

  • Ghidotti: Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Community Music Center Announcement
  • Intel Corporation: “If we can drive here, we can drive anywhere.”
  • Macon-Bibb County: AMPhitheater Rocks Groundbreaking
  • Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment: Sun Wine Food Fest 2022
  • The Home Depot with MSL and Hartmann Studios: How to Sleigh the Holidays: The Home Depot Halloween & Holiday Program 2021
  • UPS: UPS Vaccine Communications Planning

Finalists:

  • Convoy: Co-Founder Ride Along to 50th Anniversary of the Mid-Atlantic Trucking Show in Louisville, Kentucky
  • Gillian Small PR: Green Giant® Partners with PEEPS® to Pull The Ultimate April Fool’s Day Prank: Green Giant® Cauliflower-Flavored PEEPS®
  • Intel Corporation: “If we can drive here, we can drive anywhere.”
  • Jackson Spalding: TK Elevator Grand Opening
  • Planit Advertising: Glen-Gery Global Flagship Brickworks Design Studio Opening
  • Tier One Partners: Ally Has NYC #TotallyCovered

Finalists:

  • BetterUp: Inner Work Day
  • The Home Depot with MSL and Hartmann Studios: SkeleTON of Fun: Halloween and Holiday Virtual Media Showcase 2021 by The Home Depot

Media Relations Strategy

Finalists:

  • Cone Health: 50-Year-Old, First-Time Mom
  • Intel Corporation: New CEO Hits the Ground Running with Turnaround Plan
  • Ipsos Public Affairs North America: Ipsos LGBT+ Pride 2021 Global Survey
  • Jackpocket
  • Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System: Strategic Media Relations
  • SlicedBrand: Assembling a successful outreach campaign for IOTA

Finalists:

  • 5WPR: Sinclair Broadcast Group
  • Bospar: NEON: Making NFTs Accessible to the Common Consumer
  • Experience Columbus: Holiday Gift Box

Finalists:

  • Intel Corporation: New CEO Hits the Ground Running with Turnaround Plan
  • Ghidotti: McDonald's Opportunity Starts Here Video

Finalists:

  • Hollywood Agency: @SouthShoreBear joins Twitter
  • M:7 Agency: AERAS Bridge Collapse
  • Pure Storage: Pure Storage's Newsjacking Campaign: Meta's AI Research SuperCluster
  • Spool Marketing and Communications: Airheads Candy Chicken Sandy
  • The Fletcher Group: How America Gives Gifts: Helping Retailers Prepare for Holiday 2021
  • Tic Tac and Golin: Tic Tac Launches into Space
  • Touchdown PR: Rapid Response

Finalists:

  • American Airlines: Silver Spoon Desserts
  • Bospar: Bospar Messes With Texas
  • Bospar: NEON: Making NFTs Accessible to the Common Consumer
  • Hotwire: Hotwire Decks the Halls with Record-Breaking Media Results
  • Intel Corporation: New CEO Hits the Ground Running with Turnaround Plan
  • Intel: EyeQ Ultra is not your everyday AV chip
  • The Fletcher Group: How America Gives Gifts: Helping Retailers Prepare for Holiday 2021

Finalists:

  • Bospar: Bospar Delivers Stratospheric Coverage for Unistellar
  • Ernst & Young LLP: Emphasis on Empathy - EY 2021 Empathy in Business Survey
  • Navy Federal Credit Union: "Best Of" Campaign

Finalists:

  • 5WPR: Samsung SmartThings
  • Dropp: Kite Hill PR for Dropp
  • HUNTER: Honey Bunches of Oats “Makes a Bunch Happen”
  • UPS: UPS Vaccine Communications Planning

Finalists:

  • 5WPR: Mandy Moore x Lansinoh
  • INFINITI: INFINITI QX60 Launch

Finalists:

  • ADP: Leveraging Data-Driven Pitches to Increase Share of Voice
  • ECMC Group: ECMC Group Helps Teens Question The Quo in Education

SEATING IS LIMITED, RESERVE YOUR SPOT TODAY!

BEST OPTION

TABLE OF 10 TICKETS

Includes:

  • 10 reserved seats for your whole team
  • Priority seating at the front of the room
  • Networking reception
  • 3-course meal
  • Awards ceremony
  • Crystal award for your team
  • Bottle of champagne
  • Photo opportunities with your team and industry peers

$5500

INDIVIDUAL TICKETS

Includes:

  • Networking reception
  • 3-course meal
  • Awards ceremony
  • Crystal award for your team

$499 per person

If you have any questions about the program or registration, please email Brendan Gannon at brendang@ragan.com.

LOCATION

The Yale Club
50 Vanderbilt Ave New York, NY 10017

www.yaleclubnyc.org

For your convenience when booking travel, here are some hotels that are near the Yale Club.

Grand Hyatt NYC
Sofitel New York
InterContinental New York Barclay Hotel

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SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

If you are interested in sponsoring this industry event, please contact
Hannah Lavelle at 312-960-4628 or email hannahl@ragan.com.