The 2017 PRWeek U.S. Awards

Truth well told is excellent mantra for future

Truth well told is excellent mantra for future

The inspiration on show at PRWeek events this week shows there's more that binds us together than divides us in an environment where a truth well told is an appropriate guiding principle.

PRWeek U.S. Awards 2019 Shortlist Revealed

PRWeek U.S. Awards 2019 Shortlist Revealed

The biggest night in PR is set for March 21 in New York.

And baby makes 41: The story behind the first PRWeek 40 Under 40 baby

And baby makes 41: The story behind the first PRWeek 40 Under 40 baby

Comms execs Joseph Cohen and Jaime Schwartz Cohen said PRWeek's 40 Under 40 award has played a big part in their love story.

In Pictures: PRWeek UK Awards 2018 - part two

In Pictures: PRWeek UK Awards 2018 - part two

See the second batch of photos from the comms industry Oscars, the PRWeek Awards, which took place at London's Grosvenor House hotel on Tuesday night (16 October).

'She made creative important' - Edelman creative chief Jackie Cooper inducted to PRWeek UK Hall of Fame

'She made creative important' - Edelman creative chief Jackie Cooper inducted to PRWeek UK Hall of Fame

The 2018 inductee to the PRWeek UK Hall of Fame is Jackie Cooper, co-founder of seminal 1990s agency JCPR and now senior adviser at Edelman.

Flack at the PRWeek Awards: Edelman's sister from another mother, Talker Tailor outfits cause uproar, Ranganathan's semi

Flack at the PRWeek Awards: Edelman's sister from another mother, Talker Tailor outfits cause uproar, Ranganathan's semi

Flack's here with all the gossip from last night's PRWeek Awards at London's Grosvenor House, including: our hall of famer who's more like Richard Edelman's dad than Richard, Romesh Ranganathan's semi and Taylor Herring's pre-dinner Greggs push.

Anti-scamming campaign receives top gong in PRWeek Awards' 'best public sector' category

Anti-scamming campaign receives top gong in PRWeek Awards' 'best public sector' category

Unity has been announced as the winner of the best public sector campaign at last night's PRWeek Awards, for 'Scammer Nanas'.

In Pictures: PRWeek Awards 2018 - part one

In Pictures: PRWeek Awards 2018 - part one

See the first batch of photos from the industry's Oscars, the PRWeek Awards, which took place at London's Grosvenor House hotel last night (16 October).

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: City & Corporate Communications

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: City & Corporate Communications

Thomas Cook Group is the winner of this year's City & Corporate Communications award, recognising the spectacular success of the travel operator's campaign against fraudulent holiday sickness claims.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: B2B Campaign

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: B2B Campaign

The winner of this year's best B2B campaign award is Frank. The agency's 'Populating Plexal - The AI legacy of London 2012', helped client Plexal achieve a target-smashing launch.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Agency Outside London

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Agency Outside London

Citypress wowed the panel of judges with its focus on people as much as its innovations and impressive business success. It wins this year's award for Best Agency Outside London.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Young PR Professional of the Year

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Young PR Professional of the Year

The judges were hugely impressed by 90TEN's Amy O'Connor, whose energy and inspiring performance have both expanded the agency's business and enhanced the working lives of her colleagues. She is definitely one to watch.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: In-House Team of the Year (Gold Award)

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: In-House Team of the Year (Gold Award)

Shelter made a big impact across the year, with its campaigns reaching a wider audience and building an important legacy of influence and change. The charity wins the In-House Team of the Year award, sponsored by Cision.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Public Affairs

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Public Affairs

Interel's 'Cut the stakes now' campaign, for Bacta, the Hippodrome Casino, Novomatic and Praesepe, helped lead to a change in the law, and wins this year's Public Affairs award.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: New Consultancy of the Year

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: New Consultancy of the Year

Taking home the New Consultancy of the Year award is Munch, which impressed the judges with its entrepreneurial spirit and emphasis on working with start-ups as well as established brands. The award is sponsored by YouGov.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Specialist Consultancy of the Year

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Specialist Consultancy of the Year

90TEN crowns its most successful year to date by impressing the judges with further growth, client wins and effective, creative campaigns to win the Specialist Consultancy of the Year award.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Financial Services

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Financial Services

The judges awarded the Financial Services gong to W. Its 'Fredd-inflation' activity for Moneysupermarket.com put the price-comparison site at the heart of a national conversation about personal finance, as a brand on the side of consumers.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Small Consultancy of the Year (Gold Award)

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Small Consultancy of the Year (Gold Award)

Manifest had a storming year, impressing the judges with its creativity, bold innovation, forward-thinking and surge in productivity, fee income and profit. It wins the Small Consultancy of the Year (UK fees less than £5m) award.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Large Consultancy of the Year (Gold Award)

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Large Consultancy of the Year (Gold Award)

After a year in which it excelled in measures from staff policies and innovation to client wins and overall business results, FleishmanHillard Fishburn was the judges' pick for the Large Consultancy of the Year (UK fees £15m-plus) award, sponsored by Premier Resourcing.

PRWeek UK Awards 2018: The Judges

PRWeek UK Awards 2018: The Judges

Judges for the PRWeek Awards 2018 included some of the most influential agency and in-house comms figures in the industry. See below for the full list.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Mid-Sized Consultancy of the Year (Gold Award)

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Mid-Sized Consultancy of the Year (Gold Award)

90TEN scoops the Mid-Sized Consultancy of the Year (UK fees £5m-£15m) award, after a year of diversification and growth that led to hugely impressive results.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Not-for-Profit

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Not-for-Profit

W Communications' 'L'Eau de Chris', for client CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably), wins this year's Not-for-Profit award, sponsored by Astellas.

The 2017 PRWeek U.S. Awards

PRWeek UK Awards 2018: Winners revealed

PRWeek UK Awards 2018: Winners revealed

Taylor Herring was one of the big winners at the prestigious PRWeek UK Awards, which took place on Tuesday evening (16 October) during a gala event at London's Grosvenor House.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Use of Celebrity or Celebrities

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Use of Celebrity or Celebrities

The Romans wins the award for Best use of Celebrities for 'When Life Gives You Melons' for Freya. The branded podcast, featuring celebrity guests, is the most successful yet created in Europe, with a reach of 1.1 billion.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: FMCG, Health, Beauty, Retail and Fashion

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: FMCG, Health, Beauty, Retail and Fashion

FleishmanHillard Fishburn wins this Marcoms award for 'CROCing the front row at London Fashion Week', its campaign to give the footwear brand a whole new level of high-fashion credibility.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Culture, Media, Sport and Travel

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Culture, Media, Sport and Travel

Taylor Herring's creation of 'The Flybrary', for easyJet, wins this year's award in the Marcoms: Culture, Media, Sport and Travel category, sponsored by M4DC.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Use of Content

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Use of Content

90TEN entered uncharted territory with 'Flight HIV101' for pharma client Gilead, but this bold and innovative campaign more than met the challenge, winning this year's Best Use of Content award as a result.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Use of Creativity

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Use of Creativity

Taylor Herring wins this year's award for the Best Use of Creativity for its ground-breaking 'Spin Cycle' campaign - the launch of the Samsung QuickDrive washing machine, which had a global impact.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Influencer Marketing Campaign

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Influencer Marketing Campaign

The Romans displayed a touch of 'genius' with its 'Yay delay' work for Gordon's Gin, impressing the judges enough to award the agency this year's Best Influencer Marketing Campaign prize.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best PR Event

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best PR Event

Tin Man's eye-catching and impressively effective 'Buckets of hope', devised to promote charity WaterAid's fundraising Untapped Appeal, wins this year's award for the Best PR Event.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Use of a Small Budget

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Use of a Small Budget

Taylor Herring's inspired, high-profile and headline-grabbing 'Beano vs Jacob Rees-Mogg' campaign for client Beano Studios wins this year's award for the Best Use of a Small Budget.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Cause-Led Campaign

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Cause-Led Campaign

Taylor Herring helped client mytaxi create 'London's 4th Emergency Service' and position itself as a force for good with 'The Knowledge+', which wins this year's Cause-Led category award.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Use of Planning, Strategy and Evaluation

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Use of Planning, Strategy and Evaluation

The in-depth planning and clever strategy behind the 'Small talk saves lives' campaign by Pegasus, for Network Rail, Samaritans, British Transport Police and Rail Delivery Group, win the agency this year's award for Best Use of Planning, Strategy and Evaluation - sponsored by Ginger Research.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Use of New Technology

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Best Use of New Technology

Taylor Herring wins the Best Use of New Technology award for its 'Westworld' Season Two launch campaign - featuring 'The world's first robot influencer', Fred the Humanoid - for video-streaming platform NOW TV.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Public Sector

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Public Sector

Unity wins this year's Public Sector award for its creative 'Scammer Nanas' campaign for client Get Safe Online, which proved highly effective in warning young people of the dangers of phishing.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Automotive and Transport

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Automotive and Transport

Virgin Trains' in-house team spotted an opportunity to boost the rail company's social engagement, and so impressed the judges with its resulting #Avocard campaign that it wins this year's Automotive and Transport award.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Healthcare, Ethical and OTC Consumer

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Healthcare, Ethical and OTC Consumer

The Romans wins this year's Healthcare, Ethical and OTC Consumer award with its innovative and highly successful 'Nothing wrong with a little prick' campaign for preventative health service Thriva.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Technology

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Technology

The Romans' 'GT Sport: Police Academy' campaign for Sony PlayStation wins this year's Technology award, sponsored by Hanover.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Most Innovative Use of Digital and Social Media

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Most Innovative Use of Digital and Social Media

The judges found W's 'L'Eau de Chris', for charity CALM, "provocative and powerful" - which is why it wins this year's award for the Most Innovative Use of Digital and Social Media.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Issues and Reputation Management

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Issues and Reputation Management

Freuds and KFC's in-house team win this year's Issues and Reputation Management award for their exemplary handling of KFC's distribution crisis - which, at its height, led to the temporary closure of most of the fast-food chain's UK branches.

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Internal Comms and Employee Engagement

PRWeek UK Awards Winners 2018: Internal Comms and Employee Engagement

Good Relations and Nationwide won this year's Internal Communications and Employee Engagement award for its creation of the clever and highly effective Arthur Webb Challenge Cup for the building society.

PRWeek UK Awards 2018 - see the shortlist ahead of the big event

PRWeek UK Awards 2018 - see the shortlist ahead of the big event

The wait is almost over... the winners of the PRWeek UK Awards 2018 will be announced this evening at a glittering gala event at London's Grosvenor House. As excitement builds, here's your last chance to read the shortlist.

Winkleman and Ranganathan to host PRWeek UK Awards - buy your tickets

Winkleman and Ranganathan to host PRWeek UK Awards - buy your tickets

Strictly Come Dancing host Claudia Winkleman and comedian Romesh Ranganathan are confirmed as hosts of the PRWeek UK Awards 2018 - and it's not too late to buy tickets and tables for the biggest PR celebration of the year.

PRWeek Global Awards launch; Jonathan Adashek to chair jury

PRWeek Global Awards launch; Jonathan Adashek to chair jury

Global auto communications executive Jonathan Adashek will head a star-studded jury to identify transformative work that crosses global territories as well as the best work in the regions - with six new categories added this year.

Past winners


Book of the Night

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The finalists

PRWeek US Awards 2015 shortlist revealed

PRWeek US Awards 2015 shortlist revealed

Judges have determined the finalists for the PRWeek US Awards 2015. PRWeek will reveal the winners at a dinner in New York on March 19, 2015.

Winner case studies

PRWeek Campaign of the Year 2015

PRWeek Campaign of the Year 2015

Always' #LikeAGirl took home the award for Campaign of the Year.

Cause-Related Campaign of the Year 2015

Cause-Related Campaign of the Year 2015

Always, P&G's feminine care brand, has long been committed to empowering girls through puberty education.

Nonprofit Campaign of the Year 2015

Nonprofit Campaign of the Year 2015

Share Our Strength set out to bring more nourishing dishes to children, while simultaneously stacking support and funds for summers to come.

Global Campaign of the Year 2015

Global Campaign of the Year 2015

Procter & Gamble reinvigorated its Thank You, Mom campaign, which took home this year's prize.

Technology Campaign of the Year 2015

Technology Campaign of the Year 2015

The launch of Advanced Micro Devices' new generation of Radeon graphics cards helped re-ignite customer passion.

Healthcare Campaign of the Year 2015

Healthcare Campaign of the Year 2015

CVS made national headlines when it announced that it was pulling all tobacco products from its shelves for good.

Business-to-Business Campaign of the Year 2015

Business-to-Business Campaign of the Year 2015

Juniper Networks' Introducing Hackonomics campaign helped the company regain a foothold in the IT security industry.

PR Agency of the Year 2015

PR Agency of the Year 2015

Weber Shandwick had "an exceptional year in which it redefined and expanded client reach."

Communicator of the Year 2015

Communicator of the Year 2015

Frates' rousing success in the face of tremendous obstacles makes him a clear choice as PRWeek's 2015 Communicator of the Year.

Promotional Event of the Year 2015

Promotional Event of the Year 2015

Gatorade entered the fiercely competitive protein-based recovery product category with the launch of its Recover Whey Protein Bar.

Best Use of Analytics 2015

Best Use of Analytics 2015

Leveraging new analytics and socialization tools helped Allstate Insurance create the most robust edition of its annual America's Best Drivers Report

Best Use of Broadcast/Video 2015

Best Use of Broadcast/Video 2015

Dubbed "clever, moving, and relevant" by one judge, this campaign set out to honor the important role moms play in their children's lives.

PR Product/Service of the Year 2015

PR Product/Service of the Year 2015

WE Infinity is a data-mining and analytics platform built in the cloud that delivers insights to inform campaign strategies and help improve business outcomes.

PR Student of the Year 2015

PR Student of the Year 2015

"Daltyn's combination of old-school skills and digital savvy makes me proud," added one judge.

PR Education Program of the Year 2015

PR Education Program of the Year 2015

"A great course with a hugely innovative, world-class curriculum," said one judge.

PR Pro of the Year - Agency 2015

PR Pro of the Year - Agency 2015

Judges applauded Kempner for "making bold moves within the industry" and for "truly transforming the business in radical ways."

PR Pro of the Year - In-House 2015

PR Pro of the Year - In-House 2015

Judges praised Mónica Talán, EVP of corporate communications and PR at Univision, for her leadership and business accomplishments.

Young PR Pro of the Year 2015

Young PR Pro of the Year 2015

Last year, Fastenberg showed knowledge and experience beyond her youth as she managed more than $1.2 million in accounts.

Public Sector Campaign of the Year 2015

Public Sector Campaign of the Year 2015

The deck was stacked against the Illinois Department of Insurance and FleishmanHillard as they set out to enroll state residents for healthcare plans through the Affordable Care Act.

Investor/Financial Communications Campaign of the Year 2015

Investor/Financial Communications Campaign of the Year 2015

Wintergreen Advisers teamed with Bryant Park Financial Communications to bring the facts about Coca-Cola's plan to light.

Public Affairs Campaign of the Year 2015

Public Affairs Campaign of the Year 2015

Dominion and agency Davies wanted to counter the work of environmental groups, which had rallied against the Cove Point terminal project in Maryland.

Corporate Branding Campaign of the Year 2015

Corporate Branding Campaign of the Year 2015

CVS Health worked with its integrated agency team on a rebranding campaign to highlight its dedication to healthcare.

Multicultural Marketing Campaign of the Year 2015

Multicultural Marketing Campaign of the Year 2015

US Mint won for an effort that helped Americans remember a key moment in the country's history.

Community Relations Campaign of the Year 2015

Community Relations Campaign of the Year 2015

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York and Eric Mower + Associates won for a campaign addressing the epidemic of prescription painkiller abuse.

Internal Communications Campaign of the Year 2015

Internal Communications Campaign of the Year 2015

Toyota initiated a campaign to bring its four existing North American headquarter operations under one roof in a new location.

Small PR Agency of the Year 2015

Small PR Agency of the Year 2015

In 2014, revenue at Singer Associates doubled to $9 million from $4.5 million in 2013.

Boutique PR Agency of the Year 2015

Boutique PR Agency of the Year 2015

Praytell Strategy's revenue grew 217% to $2.94 million in 2014 as the agency added a number of US and international clients.

Large PR Agency of the Year 2015

Large PR Agency of the Year 2015

All judges recognized Weber Shandwick as a true industry leader that continually breaks barriers and embraces change.

Consumer Launch Campaign of the Year 2015

Consumer Launch Campaign of the Year 2015

World's Toughest Job rose above the competition and made Mother's Day more special for consumers around the country.

Midsize PR Agency of the Year 2015

Midsize PR Agency of the Year 2015

Allison+Partners' acquisition of PR Century last year in Beijing and Shanghai enhanced the China practice, and Asia-Pacific revenue soared 300%.

Best Use of Social Media/Digital 2015

Best Use of Social Media/Digital 2015

Far surpassing the brand's expectations, the effort garnered 76 million views on YouTube, making it one of the top viral videos of the year

In-House PR Team of the Year 2015

In-House PR Team of the Year 2015

Last year's Honorable Mention is this year's winner as NASCAR's Integrated Marketing Communications team raced off with top 2015 honors.

Crisis or Issues Management Campaign of the Year 2015

Crisis or Issues Management Campaign of the Year 2015

As a sponsor of the US Speedskating team at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Under Armour developed the US Mach39, but the suit did not live up to its hype.

Product Brand Development Campaign of the Year 2015

Product Brand Development Campaign of the Year 2015

MSLGroup knocked it out of the park with this campaign that transformed the insulting phrase "like a girl" into a positive and empowering statement.

Arts, Entertainment and Media Campaign of the Year 2015

Arts, Entertainment and Media Campaign of the Year 2015

Ketchum and the US Farmers & Ranchers Alliance won for a campaign around the documentary film Farmland!

Best Promotional Event 2017

Best Promotional Event 2017

Negroni Week spurred a 50% increase in Campari sales over the same period a year earlier. In 2016, the number of participating venues rose 63% from 2015, with 6,078 total participants.