Why submitting your work for an award is a good idea

As someone who has entered many awards competitions and judged many, many more, I can tell you that there are five good reasons you should make an effort to enter you work for a Silver Anvil.

Congratulations 2020 PRSA Oregon Spotlight Award and Award of Distinction Honorees

Last night, PRSA Oregon celebrated the best campaigns and tactics our local PR pros delivered this year. We are proud to share the achievements of an exceptional group of public relations and communications professionals and showcase their outstanding work and contributions to our industry and community.

PRSA Oregon Awards Top Honors to Three Emerging PR Professionals

For two decades, the University of Oregon’s School of Journalism and Communication (SOJC) has called upon our the PRSA Oregon chapter to jury the Jack Ewan Award for Outstanding Public Relations Senior. This year, we were also invited to judge the Liz Cawood Award for Service to UO PRSSA and the Community. A member ofContinue reading “PRSA Oregon Awards Top Honors to Three Emerging PR Professionals”

Congrats! 2019 Spotlight Awards & Awards of Distinction Honorees

We are proud to share the achievements of an exceptional group of public relations and communications professionals and showcase their outstanding work and contributions to our industry and community. Participation and membership in PRSA — advancing the profession in line with the standards and ethics of our association and honoring our work that upholds theseContinue reading “Congrats! 2019 Spotlight Awards & Awards of Distinction Honorees”

PRSA Oregon honors aspiring PR pre-professionals

For nearly two decades, the University of Oregon’s School of Journalism and Communication has called upon our the PRSA Oregon chapter to jury the Jack Ewan Award for Outstanding Public Relations Senior. This year, we were also invited to judge the Liz Cawood Award for Service to UO PRSSA and the Community. A member ofContinue reading “PRSA Oregon honors aspiring PR pre-professionals”

2018 Awards of Distinction Honorees

PRSA Oregon recognized our four distinguished professionals with Awards of Distinction at the 2018 Spotlight Awards on November 7, including Mary Louise VanNatta, APR, Donna Z. Davis, Gary Withers, and Nicole Shaddy. Congrats to all! William W. Marsh Lifetime Achievement Award” Mary Louise VanNatta, APR, CAE The William W. Marsh Lifetime Achievement Award honors anContinue reading “2018 Awards of Distinction Honorees”

Congrats 2018 Spotlight Award Winners & Awards of Distinction Honorees!

by Madeline Turnock, APR Chair, PRSA Oregon Spotlight Awards & Past President, PRSA Portland Chapter Strategic Communications & Partnerships, Concordia University-Portland Thank you to all those who attended the PRSA Oregon 2018 Spotlight Awards! We were thrilled to recognize another year of premier communication campaigns and professionals in the presence of nearly 200 guests atContinue reading “Congrats 2018 Spotlight Award Winners & Awards of Distinction Honorees!”