PRSA Greater Cleveland recognizes excellence in public relations through several awards programs held each year. Award winners demonstrate leadership in the public relations field and contribute to advancing the profession in Northeast Ohio. PRSA Greater Cleveland recognizes local excellence in the public relations field through the following annual awards:
BACK FOR 2019! RISING STAR AWARD
The Rising Star Award is awarded to a young professional with 7 or fewer years of experience who has shown great commitment to the profession and community.
The Rising Star Award is announced at The Hill Lighthouse Young Awards ceremony in May.
THE CLEVELAND ROCKS AWARDS
Cleveland Rocks Awards, acknowledging outstanding public relations programs incorporating sound research, planning, execution and evaluation. More information on this event is available here.
THE HILL LIGHTHOUSE YOUNG AWARDS
Mark Your Calendars and join us for the PRSA Cleveland’s 2019 Hill, Lighthouse & Young Awards Presentation:
The John W. Hill Award
Is presented each year to the chief executive of a Greater Cleveland area organization who provides outstanding leadership and support for internal and external communications.
- 2019 Recipient: Dr. Jodi L. Berg, President & CEO, Vitamix
The Lighthouse Award
Is presented each year to recognize the career accomplishments and community service of a senior public relations professional who is a member of Greater Cleveland PRSA.
- 2019 Recipient: Janice S Gusich, APR, Founder, Senior Strategist, akhia communications
The Davis Young Award for Exceptional Mentors
Is presented each year to recognize a professional who excels in mentoring students and young professionals through hands-on instruction and support.
- 2019 Recipient: William E. Sledzik, APR, Fellow PRSA, Professor (retired), Kent State University
Date & Time:
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
11:30 registration, 12 noon program
The Union Club
3rd Floor Ballroom
1211 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44115
Thank you to:
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