Awards: Canadian Public Relations Society
The Toronto-based Canadian Public Relations Society has announced the winners of it annual Awards of Excellence, recognizing achievement in PR and communications management programs. The marketing communications campaign of the year award went to Paradigm Public Relations for its "Panty Party" campaign. The community relations campaign of the year award went to National Public Relations for its "Ford Driving Skills for Life" campaign. Argyle Communications win the advocacy and social marketing campaign of the year award for its "Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month" campaign. Atco Gas won the crisis management campaign of the year for its "Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week" initiative.
Additional gold award winners include the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada, the Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan, Northern Health, Citizen Relations, Canadian Patient Safety Institute and Keurig Canada.