Wednesday, November 2, 2022
6–9 p.m.
Edison Ballroom, New York City

Gather. Network. Eat. Drink. Celebrate.

Join us in saluting PR’s finest.

Hundreds of communicators will gather for an evening of networking, fine food and aha moments as we shine a spotlight on the honorees of the PR Daily Awards. Secure your seat at the Nov. 2 awards dinner at The Edison Ballroom in Manhattan for this important celebration during Communications Week!

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FINALISTS

Grand Prize

Finalists:

  • 5WPR: Axiom Space
  • Funko: PR Team
  • GlaxoSmithKline: Theraflu's Right to Rest and Recover
  • Identity: Hudsonville Ice Cream x Little Debbie: The Two Billion Impression Scoop
  • WM Technology / Weedmaps: Hijacking the Super Bowl Ad Conversation to Battle Cannabis Censorship

General Campaigns

Finalists:

  • IW Group: McDonald’s Hall of Zodiacs
  • Tara, Ink.: Tara, Ink.

Finalists:

  • Brodeur Partners: Launching a Sustainable Future for Cannabis Packaging
  • Clarity: W3W: Lost and found in LA County
  • Gravitate PR: Strivr: The Bridge to the Metaverse
  • Landing AI: Democratizing AI
  • Oracle: 2021 AI@Work Campaign
  • SpotOn: Points of Profit
  • Ted Miller Group, LLC.: Matter’s Takeover of CES

Finalists:

  • Diffusion: All Eyes on EyeBuyDirect – EyeBuyDirect with Diffusion
  • Jeneration PR: Reinvigorating a baby brand's connection to new mothers
  • L’Oréal: CES 2022

Finalists:

  • FARO Technologies, Inc.: Brand Refresh Campaign
  • Keurig Dr Pepper: A Snapple Corner Story

Finalists:

  • Disney Parks, Experiences & Products: planDisney
  • Mars Petcare: How Mars Petcare Inspired its Community to Save 285 Pets during its Annual Adoption Weekend
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs/Accenture Federal Services: 2022 GI Bill Summit

Finalists:

  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee: FREE AND FUN FOR ALL: BLUECROSS HEALTHY PLACES
  • IW Group: McDonald's APA Next
  • NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises: Planifica tu Vacuna
  • Philip Morris International (PMI): United to Safeguard America from Illegal Trade (USA-IT)
  • Violet PR: Revitalizing Newark Symphony Hall

Finalists:

  • McDermott Will & Emery: Engaging Clients with Case Studies
  • Sage Growth Partners: Sage Growth Partners and Prealize Health, State of Health PR Campaign
  • TD Bank: TD Bank Digital Content Team
  • UC Davis Health: Employee Open Enrollment 2022

Finalists:

  • Comprise: Comprise – The 10G Challenge
  • East Cambridge Savings Bank: Benefits of a Mutual Bank
  • OneTrust: OneTrust Launches the World's First Trust Intelligence Platform

Finalists:

  • MolinaCares and Forbes Tate Partners: COVID-19 Vaccine Education Campaign
  • NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises: Planifica tu Vacuna
  • Pratt Institute: Making a Difference
  • Sage Growth Partners: Sage Growth Partners and National Minority Health Association PR Campaign
  • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society: The LLS National Patient Registry
  • Virginia Commonwealth University: VCU Better Together - Student Vaccine Campaign

Finalists:

  • Jackson Family Wines: Rooted For Good: Roadmap to 2030
  • Philip Morris International (PMI): United to Safeguard America from Illegal Trade (USA-IT)
  • Target: Moving Target Forward

Finalists:

  • Ascension: ABIDE
  • Children's Health: Children’s Health Expands Diversity & Inclusion Program to Support and Empower Employees, Patients and Community Members
  • Double Shot: Double Shot
  • IW Group: Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire presents Drag Queen Summer Glamp
  • National League for Nursing: Taking Aim: Addressing Structural Racism, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Implicit Bias & Social Justice
  • NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises: Cebrando el Mes del Orgullo
  • R+Co: Pride Edition: DREAMHOUSE Cold Pressed Watermelon Wave Spray

Finalists:

  • IW Group: McDonald's APA Next
  • Jackson Spalding: Delivering the Future: Jackson Spalding, The Coca-Cola System & The Technical College System of Georgia

Finalists:

  • Austin Resource Recovery: Curbside Composting Program
  • Landis Communications, Inc.: Fish Run Place
  • LG&E and KU: You ‘herd’ it here first: LG&E and KU launch live sheep cam
  • Target: Moving Target Forward
  • Webster Bank: Webster Bank’s 2021 Environmental, Social and Governance Report

Finalists:

  • 1Milk2Sugars: Keys Soulcare X Sephora Canada Launch
  • Cloud Native Computing Foundation: CNCF: Resilience Realized
  • Diffusion: Scripps National Spelling Bee x Diffusion Make History with First Black American Winner
  • Fraser Health: Increasing community immunity through a Vax-a-thon event
  • Green Giant with Gillian Small PR: Green Giant® Partners with PEEPS® to Pull The Ultimate April Fool’s Day Prank: Green Giant® Cauliflower-Flavored PEEPS®
  • Mars Petcare: Helping 285 Pets Find Homes with Mars Petcare’s 13th Annual Adoption Weekend
  • TV One Networks: Urban One Honors

Finalists:

  • Beyond Meat: Beyond Fried Chicken
  • HUNTER: PEBBLES® SLAM DUNKS NATIONAL CEREAL DAY WITH NIKE COLLABORATION
  • Identity: Hudsonville Ice Cream x Little Debbie: The Two Billion Impression Scoop
  • IW Group: Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire presents Drag Queen Summer Glamp
  • Mohegan Sun: Mohegan Sun serves the bold with launch of newest coffee shop, The Crafty Stir Cafe
  • Popeyes: Buffalo Ranch Chicken Sandwich Launch
  • Rinck Advertising: Dunkin' Maine Blueberry Line-Up

Finalists:

  • 3M: State of Science Index 2021
  • East Bay Municipal Utility District: EBMUD Fossil Discovery
  • Hilton: To New Memories
  • L’Oréal: CES 2022
  • The Hoffman Agency: A World-class PR Program on a Shoestring Budget; Elevating the Supermicro Brand and CEO Profile in the U.S., EU and APAC

Finalists:

  • Endo International, plc: Really Cellulite Influencer Campaign
  • IW Group: Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire presents Drag Queen Summer Glamp
  • JPA Health: Getting Out of the Rough
  • Kaplow Communications: Warners Is All You Need with Kaplow Communications & ShopStyle Collective
  • Peppercomm / Honeymoon: Peppercomm / Honeymoon for Binance
  • The Hoffman Agency: From Water Jugs to Dumbbells — Bowflex Influencers Bring Fitness Home

Finalists:

  • Cloud Native Computing Foundation: CNCF: Resilience Realized
  • East Cambridge Savings Bank: Benefits of a Mutual Bank
  • Gravitate PR: Hired: State of Tech Salaries
  • Havas Formula: Core Hydration Summer 2021 Campaign
  • iQ 360: Hawaii Department of Health's COVID-19 Vaccines for Keiki
  • MyWHY Agency: American Medical Association 175th Anniversary Campaign
  • NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises: Come with Us / Juntos Imparables
  • OneTrust: OneTrust Launches the World's First Trust Intelligence Platform

Finalists:

  • JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc.: Tick Free NH
  • LG&E and KU: Empowering Convenience with LG&E and KU's New Mobile App
  • Made You Feel: TUSHY Super Bowel
  • P1FCU: 1% Cash Back Refi

Finalists:

  • Experience Columbus: Holiday Press Box Mailer
  • Lincoln Financial Group: Spring Clean Your Finances
  • Notably: Rowan Valentine's Day Survey Pitch
  • Smithsonian's NMAAHC: Jackie Robinson 75
  • Aurora Strategy Group: Canadians for Nuclear Energy

Finalists:

  • Airfoil Group: MSHDA MIHAF Launch Campaign
  • Children's Health: Children’s Health Educates and Empowers Parents, Physicians with COVID-19 Media Relations Campaign
  • Diffusion: Honey, I’m Home: Maximizing Burrow’s Revenue Through Targeted Media Strategy
  • Endo Aesthetics: Endo’s QWO: Launching the First and Only FDA-Approved Injectable for Cellulite
  • GlobalFoundries: Ascent to Semiconductor Industry Leader
  • L’Oréal: CES 2022
  • Mars Petcare: Earning 551M Impressions to Spotlight Pet Adoption with Mars Petcare’s 13th Annual Adoption Weekend
  • Smithsonian's National Museum of American History: Jan. 6 Capitol Attacks Anniversary
  • Technica Communications: Fast EV-Charging Goes to Washington: Tritium’s PR journey from nascent Australian brand to White House Endorsement
  • Ted Miller Group, LLC.: Matter’s Takeover of CES
  • The Home Depot with MSL and Hartmann Studios: How to Sleigh the Holidays: The Home Depot Halloween & Holiday Program 2021

Finalists:

  • 5WPR: REVOLT
  • Buchanan's, DIAGEO NA: BUCHANAN’S Scotch Whisky Introduces The What Glory We Are Campaign Celebrating Those Who Embody the Spirit of the 200%: 100% Hispanic and 100% American
  • Century 21 Real Estate: CENTURY 21 Empowering Latinas Program
  • IW Group: McDonald’s Hall of Zodiacs
  • NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises: Come with Us / Juntos Imparables
  • VCU Health: Hispanic COVID-19 vaccine outreach

Finalists:

  • Berg & Associates LLC: Keeping Oregon Wildlife Safe One License Plate Sale at a Time
  • Brodeur Partners: Transforming an Iconic In-Person Walk into a Virtual Event Amid a Pandemic
  • GENYOUth: Taste of the NFL: A Campaign to End Student Hunger
  • Team Rubicon: Afghanistan Resettlement
  • The Dayton Foundation: Centennial Celebration - 100 Gifts to the Community
  • The Veterans of Foreign Wars: VFW #StillServing

Finalists:

  • Cigna: Cigna Healthy Workforce
  • Civic Alliance: The Corporate Civic Playbook
  • EvolveMKD: The Evolution of Communications
  • Fender Musical Instruments Corporation: Fender Uses Nationwide Survey, Doubles Down On Beginner Tools To Break Down Barriers, Demystifies Guitar
  • Gravitate PR: Hired: State of Tech Salaries
  • Hilton: The Changed Traveler: Hilton Explores Emerging Travel Trends Two Years Into the Pandemic
  • Oracle: 2021 AI@Work Campaign

Finalists:

  • Disney Parks, Experiences & Products: Disney Parks
  • Nouveau Communications: HipDot x Cup Noodles Launch
  • Smithsonian's National Museum of American History: Jan. 6 Capitol Attacks Anniversary

Finalists:

  • Aurora Strategy Group: Canadians for Nuclear Energy
  • CYBER.ORG: National K-12 Cybersecurity Learning Standards
  • Marino: FixRx's Campaign to Fix NY's Broken Prescription Drug System
  • U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs/Accenture Federal Services: Post-9/11 GI Bill Enrollment Verification Rollout Campaign

Finalists:

  • Jackson Spalding: #ListentoGwinnettMoms Campaign
  • JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc.: Rhode Rules for Rhode Island
  • Philip Morris International (PMI): United to Safeguard America from Illegal Trade (USA-IT)

Finalists:

  • BorgWarner: BorgWarner Rebranding Campaign
  • Canine Companions: Canine Companions
  • Clean Energy Buyers Association: Clean Energy Buyers Association Renaming & 2030 Strategy Rollout
  • Peraton: One Peraton

Finalists:

  • BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe): Supporting Patient Access for ENTRESTO with Facebook Chatbot
  • Disney Parks, Experiences & Products: Disney Parks
  • L’Oréal: CES 2022
  • NBC Sports Next: “Celebrating Women in Golf” Social Campaign: A Hole-in-One for GolfPass

Finalists:

  • Clarity: Zesty.ai: Reshaping the Insurance Industry
  • Lockheed Martin: The Need for Speed - Telling the Story of Lockheed Martin's Role in Top Gun: Maverick
  • United Way of the National Capital Area: When None Are Ignored, All Will Thrive

Finalists:

  • 5WPR: Axiom Space
  • Clarity: W3W: Lost and found in LA County
  • Comprise: Comprise
  • Elev8 New Media: Vuzix Unveils Shield™ Smart Glasses at Consumer Electronics Show 2022
  • IW Group: McDonald’s Hall of Zodiacs
  • L’Oréal: CES 2022
  • Quarter Horse PR: EngageSmart IPO Campaign
  • SutherlandGold: Sila x WHOOP
  • Ted Miller Group, LLC.: Matter’s Takeover of CES

Finalists:

  • ABB Installation Products: Food & Beverage Safety and Productivity Series
  • Berg & Associates LLC: Community-Based Thought Leadership Elevates OnPoint’s Position as Financial Wellness Leader
  • Civic Alliance: The Corporate Civic Playbook
  • Comprise: Comprise – Terrapin
  • ECMC Group: ECMC Group Lays the Groundwork for Education at the Speed of Change
  • Landing AI: Democratizing AI
  • Notably: Tealbook
  • The Agency: Thought Leadership Communications

Finalists:

  • 3M: State of Science Index 2021
  • ECMC Group: ECMC Group Helps Teens Question The Quo in Education
  • Subject Matter: Kastle's Back to Work Barometer

Finalists:

  • AGAR: IT IS US
  • Bacardi: Belonging at Bacardi
  • MolinaCares and Forbes Tate Partners: Andrew's Journey COVID-19 Video Campaign
  • New York Independent System Operator: PR Daily video campaign
  • Ruder Finn: The Quest for Sleep

Health Care PR and Marketing

Finalists:

  • Children's Health: Children’s Health Shares Facts – Not Fear – With COVID-19 Content Strategy
  • Cigna: The Cigna Newsroom
  • EvergreenHealth: Redesign Builds Digital Front Door for Tech-Savvy Patients
  • Glooko, Inc.: Glooko Byline Articles on the Value of Remote Patient Monitoring

Finalists:

  • Aegis Sciences Corporation: TestingWorks! Allows Students to Return to the Classroom Safely
  • Baptist Health South Florida: Baptist Health COVID-19 Outreach
  • Jackson Spalding: #ListentoGwinnettMoms Campaign
  • MolinaCares and Forbes Tate Partners: COVID-19 Vaccine Education Campaign
  • SoutheastHEALTH: COVID Vaccine Clinics

Finalists:

  • Ascension: Thought Leadership
  • Baptist Health South Florida: Baptist Health COVID-19 Outreach
  • Fraser Health: Increasing community immunity through a Vax-a-thon event
  • Ruder Finn: The Quest For Sleep

Finalists:

  • Amendola: Amendola Amplified DrFirst's Healthcare Brand
  • Crowe PR: DermTech Melanoma Awareness Month Campaign
  • dna Communications/NVS Pharmaceuticals: Leveraging a Compelling Patient Story to Raise Awareness for Dry Eye Disease (DED) and Advance Competitive Edge for a Dry Eye Treatment
  • HSA Bank: The 2021 HSA Bank Health & Wealth Index℠
  • Lightspeed PR/M: How Lightspeed PR/M Told The Moving Story of MoveAgain
  • Raffetto Herman Strategic Communications: PlushCare
  • Ruder Finn: The Quest For Sleep

Finalists:

  • CARF International: Consumer Guide to Life Plan Communities
  • Changi General Hospital: Caring
  • McDermott Will & Emery: The Next Evolution of Healthcare Private Equity
  • UC Davis Health: UC Davis Health Magazine (Summer 2021)

Finalists:

  • Amendola: Amendola helps HSBlox educate the market on value-based care
  • Ascension: Thought Leadership
  • Cigna: Cigna Healthy Workforce

Finalists:

  • Conde Nast: Conde Nast (Epicurious) x Entresto
  • MolinaCares and Forbes Tate Partners: Andrew's Journey COVID-19 Video Campaign

People and Teams

Finalists:

  • Peraton: Corporate Communications and Engagement
  • Responsible Initiative for Justice: Responsible Business Initiative for Justice
  • Solebury Strategic Communications: Solebury Strategic Communications' Corporate Communications Team

Finalists:

  • Blackstone: Blackstone Marketing Team
  • March of Dimes: March of Dimes Marketing Department
  • St. Thomas University (STU): STU Marketing & Communications

Finalists:

  • Caliber Corporate Advisers
  • EvolveMKD
  • Factory PR
  • JPA Health
  • Just Drive Media
  • The MRKT

Finalists:

  • Marissa Eigenbrood: Smith Publicity, Inc.
  • Astrid Greve Spencer: Enablon
  • Nicole Rodrigues: NRPR Group
  • Melissa Skottegaard: Cigna
  • Heather Zoumas-Lubeski: Endo International, plc

Finalists:

  • Megan Driscoll: EvolveMKD
  • John Gonda: Sage Growth Partners

Podcasts & Publications

Finalists:

  • Children's Health: Children’s Health 2021 Beyond ABC Symposium Spurs Critical Dialogue about Mental Health Amid COVID-19
  • iQ 360: HEI's 2022 Environmental, Social and Governance Report
  • Mars Petcare: Mars Petcare Keeping People and Pets Together Report
  • Public Relations Society of America: PRSA 2021 Year in Review
  • UNC Health: UNC Health 2021 Annual Report
  • Webster Bank: Webster Financial Corporation’s 2021 Annual Report

Finalists:

  • Changi General Hospital: Caring
  • Marcus Thomas LLC: Sherwin-Williams Market Pulse, Vol. 2 Publication
  • NBC Sports Next, SportsEngine and 59 Creative: NBC Sports Next and 59 Creative Collaborate to Introduce First-Ever Interactive Kids’ Guide to the Olympics for Future Athletes
  • Non-Obvious Company: The Non-Obvious Insights Email Newsletter

Finalists:

  • Metropolitan State University of Denver: RED online newsroom
  • Nissan Motor: Nissan News
  • OSF HealthCare: OSF HealthCare Newsroom
  • UC Davis Health: UC Davis Health News website

Finalists:

  • American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology: Moving the Needle: A Nurse Anesthesiology Podcast
  • Aon: "On Aon" Podcast
  • JSI Research & Training Institute, Inc.: The Power of Prevention Podcast
  • Nordstrom: The Nordy Pod
  • SurePayroll: SurePayroll Back of the Napkin Podcast, Season 3

Finalists:

  • National League for Nursing: NLN.org
  • Nissan Motor: Nissan News
  • P1FCU: P1FCU.ORG
  • UC Davis Health: UC Davis Health, open enrollment website

PR Events (Live or Virtual)

Finalists:

  • Bandwidth: Spirit Week 2022
  • Target: Take Five

Finalists:

  • Cloud Native Computing Foundation: CNCF: Resilience Realized
  • Red Havas: Elevating Expertise at Transitions the Studio
  • The MRKT: Gordita Chronicles: A Strategic Partnership between HBO Max and Agency Partner The MRKT

Finalists:

  • Identity: Identity, Guiding the Oakland County Prosecutor's Office During the Oxford High School Shooting Crisis Response
  • Jackson Spalding: TK Elevator Grand Opening
  • Keurig Dr Pepper: A Snapple Corner Story
  • The Home Depot with MSL and Hartmann Studios: SkeleTON of Fun: Halloween and Holiday Virtual Media Showcase 2021 by The Home Depot

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EDISON BALLROOM • NOVEMBER 2 • 6-9 PM ET

Seating is limited

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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

$8999

INDIVIDUAL TICKETS

Includes:

  • Networking reception
  • 3-course meal
  • Awards ceremony
  • Crystal award

$875 per person

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LOCATION

Edison Ballroom

The Edison Ballroom

240 West 47th Street
New York, NY 10036
212.201.7650

edisonballroom.com

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