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NEW YORK, March 8, 2013 – Leading public relations agency Ketchum was honored with three awards for its work on behalf of its clients at the 13th-annual PRWeek Awards held last evening in New York City.
“We’re incredibly proud that Ketchum continues to be recognized for helping our clients to break through,” said Rob Flaherty, senior partner and CEO. “These latest awards are a testament to our ongoing emphasis on delivering creative excellence with measurable results. I am grateful for our strong client relationships and the trust they place in us to make a positive impact on their businesses.”
Ketchum’s award-winning client programs include:
BUSINESS-TO-BUSINESS CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR
“Expanding Main Street – Chase's Mission: Small Business with LivingSocial”
Chase with Ketchum
COMMUNITY RELATIONS CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR
“Real Seals Mean Milk Money for Schools”
California Milk Advisory Board with Ketchum
PUBLIC SECTOR CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR
“Putting the ‘I’ in Health IT”
Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology with Ketchum
The PRWeek Awards are recognized as one of the industry’s highest accolades given annually to the best corporate, nonprofit and agency teams, as well as the campaigns they produce. The awards honor best practices and creative excellence in public relations programming.
These award wins follow a number of high honors bestowed to Ketchum in 2012. Last year, Ketchum and IBM took home the Best of Silver Anvil Award and Platinum SABRE Award for the best campaign of the year, and Ketchum won more Silver Anvils and Americas SABRE Awards than any other firm, with 10 total Anvils and six Gold SABRE Awards. In 2012, Ketchum was named PRWeek’s PR Agency of the Year and Large PR Agency of the Year, and also was recognized as Large Consultancy of the Year by PRmoment at the inaugural Golden Hedgehog Awards. The agency also won four PRWeek Awards and six EMEA SABRE Awards for work on behalf of its clients.
Ketchum is a leading global communications firm with operations in more than 70 countries across six continents. Named 2012 PR Agency of the Year (PRWeek and European Excellence Awards) and the winner of an unprecedented three consecutive PRWeek Campaign of the Year Awards, Ketchum partners with clients to deliver strategic programming, game-changing creative and measurable results that build brands and reputations. For more information on Ketchum, a part of Diversified Agency Services, a division of Omnicom Group Inc., visit www.ketchum.com.
About Diversified Agency Services
Diversified Agency Services (DAS), a division of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC) (www.omnicomgroup.com), manages Omnicom's holdings in a variety of marketing communications disciplines. DAS includes over 200 companies, which operate through a combination of networks and regional organizations, serving international and local clients through more than 700 offices in 71 countries.
About Omnicom Group Inc.
Omnicom Group Inc. (www.omnicomgroup.com) is a leading global marketing and corporate communications company. Omnicom's branded networks and numerous specialty firms provide advertising, strategic media planning and buying, digital and interactive marketing, direct and promotional marketing, public relations and other specialty communications services to over 5,000 clients in more than 100 countries.
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