Awards List


Bees


Bulldog Reporter CSR

    • Gold, Best Campaign Supporting Health (2014) Ford Motor Co. Warriors in Pink
    • Gold, Best Cause/Advocacy Campaign (2014) The Parker Family
    • Gold, Best Corporate and Community, Non-Profit or NGO Partnership (2014) The Bob Woodruff Foundation
    • Gold, Best Mid-Size Agency for Corporate Reputation and Good Works (over $10 Million to $20 Million) (2014) Havas PR North America
    • Gold, Best Use of Social Media to Communicate CSR/Reputation/
      Sustainability (2014) United Nations Foundation/92Y #GivingTuesday
    • Gold, Outstanding CSR/Sustainability Executive (2014) Marian Salzman
    • Silver, Best Green/Environmental Campaign (2014) United Nations Foundation climate consortium

Bulldog Reporter Digital/Social PR

      • Gold, Best Online Employee Communications (2013) TrendsU
      • Gold, Best Use of Digital/Social for Cause/Advocacy/Corporate Social Responsibility (2013) Ford Motor Co. Warriors in Pink
      • Silver, Best Crisis Response (2013) The Parker Family
      • Bronze, Best Microsite or Specialized Website (2013) The Parker Family
      • Gold, Best Blog for an Agency/Consultancy (2012) Havas PR North America
      • Bronze, Best Use of Digital/Social to Pitch Traditional Media (2012) Havas PR North America: Linking to “Ellen”
      • Gold, Best Use of Digital/Social in a Public Affairs/Awareness Campaign (2011) Campaign Money Watch
      • Gold, Best Use of Digital/Social for a Consumer Technology Campaign (2011) Sears Blue Blogger Crew—Consumer Electronics
      • Silver, Best Use of Digital/Social in an Arts/Culture/Entertainment Campaign (2011) KmartGamer
      • Bronze, Best Use of Digital/Social in a Public Affairs/Awareness Campaign (2011) The French Will Never Forget 9/11

Bulldog Reporter Media Relations

      • Gold, Best Crisis Communications (2014) The Parker Family
      • Bronze, PR Innovation of the Year (2014) SocialProvidence
      • Silver, PR Innovation of the Year (2013) One Young World
      • Bronze, Best Campaign Under $10,000 (2013) Bob Woodruff Foundation Stand Up for Heroes
      • Bronze, Best Issue/Cause Advocacy Campaign (2013) Ford Motor Co. Warriors in Pink
      • Gold, Best Issue/Cause Advocacy Campaign (2012) The French Will Never Forget 9/11
      • Gold, Best Campaign Under $10,000 (2012) The French Will Never Forget 9/11
      • Silver, Best Special Event/Stunt (2012) The French Will Never Forget 9/11
      • Bronze, Best Issue/Cause Advocacy Campaign (2012) Urban Zen: Hope, Help and Rebuild Haiti
      • Silver, PR Innovation of the Year (2011) The Sisterhood
      • Bronze, Best Campaign Under $50,000 (2011) Wyclef Jean/Yéle Haiti
      • Bronze, Best Response to Breaking News (2011) Wyclef Jean/Yéle Haiti
      • Bronze, Best Health, Medicine and Fitness Campaign (2010) Sanofi Team Type 1/Team Type 2

Bulldog Reporter Stars of PR

    • Gold, Global Agency of the Year (2013) Havas PR
    • Gold, PR Blogger of the Year (2013) Marian Salzman
    • Bronze, Global Agency of the Year, Multinational Practice (2013) Havas PR
    • Silver, Healthcare Agency of the Year (2012) Euro RSCG Worldwide PR
    • Silver, PR Blogger of the Year (2011) Marian Salzman
    • Bronze, Agency Professional of the Year (2011) Marian Salzman

Business Insider


Business Marketing Association, Pittsburgh Chapter

  • Public Relations Practitioner of the Year (2010) Ellen Wein
  • Public Relations Practitioner of the Year (2009) Pattie Sullivan

Cannes Lions

  • Bronze, PR Lions, Charity and Not for Profit (2013) United Nations Foundation/92Y #GivingTuesday
  • Shortlist, PR Lions, Best Use of Live Events and/or Stunts (2012) The French Will Never Forget 9/11
  • Shortlist, PR Lions, Charity and Not for Profit (2012) The French Will Never Forget 9/11

CLIO

  • Silver, Public Relations, Cause-Related (2012) Sears Heroes at Home: A Hero’s Song

Communicator


Corporate INTL Magazine Global

  • Brand Positioning, Advisory Firm of the Year in New York (2012) Euro RSCG Worldwide PR (@erwwpr)

Havas Worldwide Creative Pitch Ideas


Golden Bridge

  • PR Agency of the Year (2011) Euro RSCG Worldwide PR
  • Campaigns: Community Awareness/Outreach (2011) Sanofi S.T.A.N.D. (Start Taking Action Now for Diabetes)
  • Campaigns: Pharmaceuticals (2011) Sanofi Diabetes Co-Stars
  • Campaigns: Public Affairs (2011) Wyclef for President
  • Campaigns: Social Media (2011) Campaign Money Watch “TheyWinULose”
  • Management Team of the Year (2011) Donna Murphy, Lisa Rosenberg and Marian Salzman
  • Lifetime Achievement (2011) Marian Salzman
  • Blogger of the Year (2011) Marian Salzman
  • Women Helping Women (2011) Beth Kitzinger
  • Mentor of the Year (2011) Ana Nennig
  • Honorable Mention, Campaigns: Community Awareness Outreach (2011) One Young World
  • Honorable Mention, Campaigns: Small-Budget Marketing Campaigns (2011) Wyclef for President
  • Honorable Mention, Creative Excellence (2011) Wyclef for President and The Sisterhood postcards

Golden Triangle, International Association of Business Communicators, Pittsburgh Chapter

  • Award of Excellence, Communication Skills, Writing, Writing-Other (2013) Bayer MaterialScience
  • Award of Excellence, Communication Management, Media Relations (2013) One Young World
  • Award of Honor, Communication Creative; Other Graphic Design; Poster (2013) IPEMA
  • Award of Honor, Communication Management, Communication Management–Other (2013) One Young World
  • Award of Honor, Communication Skills, Writing/Speech or Script (2013) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Honor, Communication Management, Employee/Member Communication (2013) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Honor, Marketing Communication (2012) Bayer MaterialScience
  • Award of Honor, Special Events (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Honor, Special Events (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Honor, Special Publications (2012) One Young World Bid Book
  • Award of Honor, Speech or Script (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Honor, Writing, Other (2012) Emerson Process Power & Water Management Solutions
  • Business Communicator of the Year (2011) Katie McSorley
  • Award of Excellence, Communication Management: Marketing Communication (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Excellence, Communication Management: Other (2011) Transitions Optical multicultural
  • Award of Excellence, Communication Management: Special Events (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Excellence, Communication Skills: Writing, Other (2011) Bayer MaterialScience
  • Award of Honor, Communication Management: Media Relations (2011) Bayer MaterialScience
  • Award of Honor, Writing: Feature Writing (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Honor, Writing: Speech or Script (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Marketing Communication, Writing/Other (2010) Transitions Optical
  • Writing/Other (2010) Transitions Optical multicultural
  • Marketing Communication (2009) Transitions Optical
  • Speech/Script (2009) Transitions Optical
  • Audiovisual (2009) Transitions Optical
  • E-Newsletters (2009) Transitions Optical
  • Poster (2009) Transitions Optical
  • Special Publications (2009) Bayer MaterialScience
  • Byline Article (2009) Emerson Process Power & Water Management Solutions

Golden World (International Public Relations Association)

  • Environmental, Agency (2014) United Nations Foundation climate consortium
  • Community Relations, Agency (2013) Transitions Optical
  • Honorable Mention, Community Relations, Agency (2013) One Young World
  • Honorable Mention, Internal Communications, Inhouse (2013) TrendsU
  • Honorable Mention, Media Relations, Agency (2013) Ford Motor Co. Warriors in Pink
  • Honorable Mention, Community Relations (2011) One Young World
  • Honorable Mention, Crisis Management (2011) Wyclef for President
  • Honorable Mention, International PR Campaign (2011) Wyclef for President
  • Honorable Mention, Publications (2011) Millennials and Social Media

Hispanic Public Relations Association PRemio

  • Best National Hispanic Healthcare Campaign (2009) Transitions Optical

The Holmes Report

  • Honorable Mention, Best Midsize Agency of the Year (2014) Havas PR North America
  • Honorable Mention, Best Midsize Agency of the Year (2013) Havas PR North America

New York Festivals


The New York Observer


PR News Agency Elite

  • Agency Awe Professional (2013) Marian Salzman
  • Finalist, Cause/CSR (2013) Havas PR North America
  • Finalist, Training/Education Program (2013) Havas PR North America (TrendsU)

PR News CSR


PR News Digital PR


PR News Platinum PR

  • Honorable Mention, Multicultural Campaign (2013) Transitions Optical
  • Honorable Mention, Pro Bono (2013) One Young World
  • Honorable Mention, Multicultural (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Honorable Mention, Anniversary Campaign (2011) Sears “Fifty for Five”
  • Honorable Mention, Blog, Four-Part Brain Series (2011) Marian Salzman
  • Honorable Mention, Global PR (2011) Wyclef for President
  • Honorable Mention, Midsize Firm of the Year (2011) Euro RSCG Worldwide PR
  • Honorable Mention, Multicultural Campaign (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Honorable Mention, Research & Measurement (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Honorable Mention, Community Relations (2010) Sears Blue Appliance Crew: Cash for Appliances

PR News PR People

  • Community Relations/Event Marketer of the Year (2013) Renee Harper
  • PR Professional of the Year: Agency (2013) Jody Sunna
  • Honorable Mention, PR Team Leader (2013) John Casey
  • Honorable Mention, Account Director or Supervisor of the Year (2013) Lesley Sillaman
  • Honorable Mention, Intern of the Year (2013) Nicole Shimer
  • Hall of Fame (2012) Marian Salzman
  • Tweeter of the Year (2012) Dalton Dorné
  • Media Relations Leader of the Year (2012) Colleen Cleary
  • Account Manager of the Year (2012) Sara Schwartz
  • Honorable Mention, PR Professional of the Year: Agency (2012) Janene Ferrara
  • Honorable Mention, Account Director of the Year (2012) Jody Sunna
  • Honorable Mention, Media Relations Leader of the Year (2012) Sarah Yansura
  • Honorable Mention, Intern of the Year (2012) Kate Urbach
  • PR Professional of the Year, Agency (2011) Marian Salzman
  • Honorable Mention, PR Team Leader (2011) Ana Nennig
  • Honorable Mention, Account Director/Supervisor of the Year (2011) Pattie Sullivan
  • Honorable Mention, Agency Account Manager of the Year (2011) Jody Sunna
  • Intern of the Year (2010) Helen Havlak
  • Honorable Mention, PR Agency Team Leader (2010) Marian Salzman

PR News “15-to-Watch” (Agency)

  • Kelly Kalmar (2011)

PR News Social Media Icon

  • Honorable Mention, Individual Blog (2013) Marian Salzman on Branding

PRSA Anvil, Public Relations Society of America

  • Bronze, Media Relations, Business-to-Business, Products (2013) Transitions Optical
  • Bronze, Speeches (2013) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Excellence, Silver, Events and Observances (Seven or Fewer Days), Business to Business (2013) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Excellence, Silver, Multicultural Public Relations, Business (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Commendation, Bronze, Media Relations, Consumer Services, Other (2012) Sears Heroes at Home: A Hero’s Song
  • Award of Commendation, Bronze, Publications, Single Issue Newsletters/Booklets/Calendars (2012) One Young World
  • Silver, Marketing Business-to-Business, Products (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Bronze, Brochures, Less than 17 Pages (2011) Transitions Optical multicultural
  • Bronze, Feature Stories (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Bronze, Word-of-Mouth, Viral Marketing Program (2011) Sears “Come See the Zombie Side of Sears”
  • Award of Excellence, Silver, Multicultural Public Relations (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Commendation, Bronze, Media Relations—Associations/Nonprofit Organizations (2011) Massachusetts General Wounded Warriors

PRSA Big Apple, Public Relations Society of America, New York Chapter

  • Corporate Social Responsibility, Business (2014) Ford Motor Co. Warriors in Pink
  • Events and Observances, One to Seven Days, Government, Associations & Non-Profit Organizations (2014) United Nations Foundation/92Y #GivingTuesday
  • Public Affairs, Government, Associations & Non-Profit Organizations (2014) United Nations Foundation climate consortium
  • Honorable Mention, New Media/Social Media Campaign, Consumer Products & Services (2014) GODIVA #TruffleTakeoff Tour
  • Events and Observances, Less Than Seven Days (2012) The French Will Never Forget
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (2012) Ford Motor Co. Warriors in Pink
  • Events and Observances, One to Seven Days (2011) One Young World
  • Public Service Announcement, Print or Video (2010) Sanofi S.T.A.N.D. (Start Taking Action Now for Diabetes)

PRSA Diamond, Public Relations Society of America, East Central Chapter

  • Special Events and Observances (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Merit, Brand Management (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Marketing Business to Business (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Multicultural Communications (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Special Events and Observances (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Merit, Special Events and Observances (2011) GUAES, Gout Awareness Day 2010
  • Multicultural Communications (2010) Transitions Optical

PRSA Renaissance, Public Relations Society of America, Pittsburgh Chapter

  • Agency of the Year (2014) Havas PR
  • Best in Show (2014) One Young World
  • Community Relations/Public Service Campaigns Greater Than $50,000 (2014) One Young World
  • Creative Tactic, Other (2014) IPEMA
  • Media Relations Campaigns Greater Than $20,000 (2014) Bayer MaterialScience
  • Media Relations Campaigns Greater Than $20,000 (2014) One Young World
  • Award of Merit, Executive Communications, Other (2014) Bayer MaterialScience
  • Award of Merit, Internal Communications (2014) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Merit, Community Relations (2013) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Merit, Creative Tactics, Poster (2013) IPEMA
  • Award of Merit, Executive Communications, Other (2013) Emerson
  • Award of Merit, Special Events, Observances and Fundraisers (2013) Transitions Optical
  • Capabilities Brochure less than $20,000 (2012) One Young World
  • Community Relations/Public Service less than $50,000 (2012) Pittsburgh Wants One Young World
  • Creative Tactic, Other (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Executive Communication, Speech (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Special Event, Observance or Fundraiser less than $35,000 (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Hall of Fame Award (2012) Katie McSorley
  • Award of Merit, Capabilities Brochure less than $20,000 (2012) Bayer MaterialScience
  • Award of Merit, Creative Tactic, Other (2012) Pittsburgh Wants One Young World
  • Award of Merit, Marketing Communication Business to Business (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Merit, Media Relations Greater than $20,000 (2012) Bayer MaterialScience
  • Award of Merit, Media Relations Greater than $20,000 (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Merit, Media Relations Greater than $20,000 (2012) PRA Highwoods Properties
  • Award of Merit, Online/Social Media, Website, External, Internal or Intranet Communication (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Merit, Special Event, Observance or Fundraiser Greater than $35,000 (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Runners-up, Best in Show (2012) One Young World and Transitions Optical
  • Award of Merit, Executive Communications, White Paper (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Merit, Marketing Communications, Business-to-Business (2011) Transitions Optical
  • Creative Tactic, Other (also Best of Show finalist) (2010) Transitions Optical multicultural
  • Executive Communications, White Paper (also Best of Show finalist) (2010) Transitions Optical multicultural
  • Executive Communications, White Paper (2010) Transitions Optical
  • Marketing Communications, Business-to-Business (2010) Transitions Optical
  • Award of Merit, Capabilities Brochure (2010) Bayer MaterialScience
  • Award of Merit, Online/Social Media (2010) Emerson
  • Award of Merit, Online/Social Media, Other (2010) Transitions Optical
  • Best of Show Finalist, Creative Tactic/Other (2009) Transitions Optical
  • Capabilities Brochure (2009) Bayer MaterialScience
  • Executive Communications/White Paper (two, including one Best of Show finalist, 2009) Transitions Optical
  • Marketing Communications/Business-to-Business (2009) Transitions Optical
  • Online/Social Media (2009) Emerson Process Power & Water Management Solutions
  • Online/Social Media/Other (2009) Transitions Optical

PRWeek

  • Finalist, Multicultural Marketing Campaign of the Year (2013) Transitions Optical (with Burson-Marsteller)
  • Multicultural Marketing Campaign of the Year (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Finalist, Cause-Related Campaign of the Year (2012) Sears Heroes at Home: A Hero’s Song
  • PR Professional of the Year (2011) Marian Salzman
  • Finalist, PR Innovation of the Year (2011) The Sisterhood

PRWeek “40 Under 40″

PRWeek Global

PRWeek Power List


SABRE (Superior Achievement in Branding and Reputation)

  • Gold, Not-for-Profit Organizations (2014) United Nations Foundation/92Y #GivingTuesday
  • Finalist, Gold, Consumer Marketing, New Product (2014) GODIVA #TruffleTakeoff Tour
  • Finalist, Gold, Global Campaign (2014) United Nations Foundation climate consortium
  • Finalist, Silver, PR Agency Marketing (2014) SocialProvidence
  • Certificate of Excellence, Gold, Cause-Related Marketing (2013) Ford Motor Co. Warriors in Pink
  • Certificate of Excellence, Gold, Non-Profit Organizations (2013) One Young World
  • Certificate of Excellence, Silver, Thought Leadership in PR (2013) TrendsU
  • Global 50, Retailers (2012) Sears Heroes at Home: A Hero’s Song
  • Gold, Retailers (2012) Sears Heroes at Home: A Hero’s Song
  • Certificate of Excellence, Gold, Marketing to Women (2012) Ford Motor Co. Warriors in Pink
  • Certificate of Excellence, Gold, Pharmaceutical: Rx (2012) Sanofi Diabetes Co-Stars
  • Certificate of Excellence, Gold, Product Media Relations, Trade Media (2012) Transitions Optical
  • Certificate of Excellence, Silver, Media Placement, Broadcast (2012) Ford Motor Co. Warriors in Pink
  • Certificate of Excellence, Silver, Media Placement, Digital (2012) Sears Blue Blogger Crew—Consumer Electronics
  • Certificate of Excellence, Silver, PR Product of the Year (2012) @erwwpr and Marian Salzman’s annual trends report, “The Big Little Book of Nexts: Trendspotting for 2012″
  • Certificate of Excellence, Silver, Sponsorship (2012) Amtrak Martina McBride’s Eleven Across America Tour
  • Certificate of Excellence, Gold, Special Event, Single Event (2011) Wyclef for President
  • Silver, Retailers (2011) Sears “Fifty for Five”
  • Bronze, Speech or Bylined Article (2011) Marian Salzman, Four-Part Brain Series
  • Certificate of Excellence, Bronze, Blog (2011) Social Life and Social Media
  • Certificate of Excellence, Bronze, Internal Publication, Digital (2011) ERWW Global Network Communications
  • Certificate of Excellence, Bronze, Media Placement: Magazine (2011) Wyclef for President
  • Certificate of Excellence, Iron, Agency Citizenship (2011) One Young World
  • Certificate of Excellence, Iron, Employee Program (2011) ERWW Global Network Communications
  • Certificate of Excellence, Iron, PR Marketing (2011) The Sisterhood
  • Bronze, Editorial Product/External Publication (2010) Sanofi S.T.A.N.D. Summit Report

The Stevie Awards for Women in Business

  • Best Executive (Service Businesses, More Than 2,500 Employees) (2011) Naomi Troni
  • Mentor or Coach of the Year (2011) Katie McSorley
  • Employee of the Year (2011) Sarah Yansura
  • Finalist, Communications or PR Campaign of the Year, Low Budget, Under $10,000/€7000 (2011) The Foundation for the Advancement of Women Now
  • Finalist, Most Innovative Company of the Year, Up to 100 Employees (2011) Euro RSCG Worldwide PR
  • Finalist, Best Executive (Service Businesses, More Than 2,500 Employees) (2011) Donna Murphy
  • Finalist, Lifetime Achievement Award (2011) Marian Salzman
  • Employee of the Year (2010) Allison Pinter
  • Finalist, Blog of the Year (2010) The Sisterhood blog
  • Finalist, Communications Campaign of the Year, Nonprofit (2010) Yéle Haiti
  • Finalist, Lifetime Achievement Award (2010) Marian Salzman
  • Finalist, Most Innovative Company of the Year, under 100 employees (2010) Euro RSCG Worldwide PR
  • Finalist, Service Executive of the Year (2010) Marian Salzman