To order additional awards, download the order form and email the completed form to prsanegala@gmail.com. The deadline to order additional awards is December 22, 2017.

 

Congratulations to our 2017 winners! 

 

CAMPAIGN CATEGORIES

Community Relations: Business - Services

Award of Excellence

Free Ad Day

Bozell

 

Award of Excellence

Safe and Affordable Housing

First National Bank of Omaha

Bozell

 

Community Relations: Government

 

Award of Excellence

100 Block Parties

Emspace

City of Council Bluffs Mayor's Office

 

Award of Excellence

Step Up to Quality Provider Outreach

Emspace

Step Up to Quality

 

Award of Merit

Little Steps Big Impact

MAPA

Lovgren Marketing Group

Canary & Coal

 

Award of Merit

Student Assignment Plan/Student Transportation Redux

Omaha Public Schools

District Communications / Student Transportation

 

Community Relations: Associations/Nonprofit Organizations

 

Award of Excellence

Project Be Someone

Emspace

Project Harmony

 

Award of Excellence

Children's Hospital & Medical Centers Parenting U

Children's Hospital & Medical Center

Lukas Partners

 

Award of Excellence

The Nebraska CASA Association Campaign

The Nebraska CASA Association

OBI Creative

Paul Berger, Patsy Sumner, John Kassmeyer

 

Award of Merit

JPII Newman Center Recruitment Outreach

Archdiocese of Omaha

Emspace

 

Award of Merit

Habitat for Humanity of Omaha 2016 Annual Report

Habitat for Humanity Omaha

OBI Creative

John Kassmeyer, Morgan McVay, Cameron Ramaekers

 

Reputation/Brand Management: Business

 

Award of Excellence

Share a Little Sweetness Tour

Sioux Honey Association Co-op

Bozell

 

Reputation/Brand Management: Government

 

Award of Excellence

Omaha Public Schools Re-brand

Omaha Public Schools District Communications

Kala Morrissey

 

Events (Seven or fewer days): Business

 

Award of Excellence

Free Ad Day

Bozell

 

Award of Merit

ORBT (Omaha Rapid Bus Transit) Brand Launch Event

Lovgren Marketing Group / SRF Consulting Group / AECOM / Metro Transit / The New BLK

 

Events (Seven or fewer days): Associations/Nonprofit Organizations

 

Award of Excellence

The Work Will Continue Statue Unveiling

Boys Town

 

Award of Excellence

Loessfest 2017

Emspace

City of Council Bluffs

 

Award of Excellence

PACE News Conference

Pottawattamie Arts, Culture and Entertainment

OBI Creative

Ann Pedersen, Sara Hinds, Meg Housholder

 

Award of Merit

2017 ICAN Women’s Leadership Conference

ICAN

Emspace

 

Award of Merit

Lutheran Family Services Celebrates 125 Years

Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska, Inc.

Lukas Partners

 

Events (More than seven days): Business

 

Award of Excellence

Share a Little Sweetness Tour

Sioux Honey Association Co-op

Bozell

 

Award of Merit

Ervin & Smith Move

Ervin & Smith

Dani Hatfield, Kendra Galante, and Megan Belt

 

Award of Merit

OBI Creative 2018 Best of Omaha Campaign

OBI Creative

Meg Housholder, Alexis D'Amato, Emily Gauger, Sara Hinds, Olivia Ruhlman

 

Events (More than seven days): Associations/Nonprofit Organizations

 

Award of Excellence

Children's Hospital & Medical Centers Parenting U

Children's Hospital & Medical Center

Lukas Partners

 

Award of Merit

2017 College World Series

College World Series of Omaha, Inc.

Bozell

 

Public Service: Business

 

Award of Merit

Knowles Knows

Knowles Law Firm

Bozell

 

Public Service: Associations/Nonprofit Organizations

 

Award of Excellence

The Nebraska CASA Association Campaign

The Nebraska CASA Association

OBI Creative

Paul Berger, Patsy Sumner, John Kassmeyer

 

Award of Merit

Raising Awareness of Great Plains Colon Cancer Task Force

Great Plains Colon Cancer Task Force

Lukas Partners

 

Public Service: Partnerships

 

Award of Excellence

Safe and Affordable Housing

First National Bank of Omaha

Bozell

 

Award of Excellence

Midtown on the Move Campaign

Emspace

Douglas County Health Department

 

Award of Merit

Little Steps Big Impact

MAPA

Lovgren Marketing Group

Canary & Coal

 

Public Affairs: Associations/Nonprofit Organizations

 

Award of Merit

ABDN Awareness Campaign

Associated Beverage Distributors of Nebraska

OBI Creative

Ann Pedersen, Katie Goetz, Nicole Schmoll, Sara Hinds

 

Marketing Consumer Products: Food

 

Award of Excellence

A Good Year To Be Mightie

Bailey Lauerman

Sun Pacific Team

 

Award of Excellence

Share a Little Sweetness Tour

Sioux Honey Association Co-op

Bozell

 

Award of Merit

Hiland Ice Cream: A Tradition for Generations Campaign

Hiland Dairy

Envoy, Inc.

 

Marketing Consumer Products: Beverages

 

Award of Merit

Hiland Dairy 100 Percent Nebraska Milk Outdoor Board

Hiland Dairy

Envoy, Inc.

 

Marketing Consumer Products: Packaged Goods

 

Award of Merit

Hiland Dairy Taste The Difference

Hiland Dairy

Envoy, Inc.

 

Marketing Consumer Products: Other

 

Award of Merit

Inclosed Retailer Outreach

Inclosed Letterpress Co.

Emspace

 

Marketing Consumer Services: Travel and Tourism/Hospitality

 

Award of Merit

Nebraska Passport Program

Nebraska Tourism Commission

Erin Wirth

 

Marketing Business to Business: Professional and/or Financial Services

 

Award of Merit

Loan Officers

First National Bank of Omaha

Bozell

 

Issues Management: Business

 

Award of Merit

Gordmans Rebranding Strategy

Gordmans

Lukas Partners

 

Issues Management: Associations/Nonprofit Organizations

 

Award of Merit

Methodist Hospital Parking Garage Redesign

Methodist Hospital

Emspace

 

Integrated Communications: Associations/Government/Nonprofit Organizations

 

Award of Excellence

Tuition Reset

College of Saint Mary

Bozell

 

Social Media Campaign: Associations/Nonprofit Organizations

 

Award of Merit

Boys Town Graduation Video and Social Campaign

Boys Town

Envoy, Inc.

Weiss Productions

 

Outstanding PRSSA Chapter Project

 

Award of Excellence

Share the Love Blood Drive

UNL PRSSA

College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Nebraska Community Blood Bank

 

Outstanding Classroom Campaign

 

Award of Excellence

Redirect the Conversation

UNL PRSSA

College of Journalism and Mass Communication Bateman Competition Team

Erin Lenz, Cassie McCormick, Bari Pearlman, Karley Powell, Elizabeth Snyder, Phyllis Larsen, Sheri Sallee

 

Award of Merit

School of Communication Presents Campaign

University of Nebraska at Omaha School of Communication

Capstone Communication

 

Outstanding Relationship - Building Project

 

Award of Excellence

Mentor Program

UNL PRSSA

College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Elizabeth Snyder

 

Outstanding Campus Event

 

Award of Merit

Get Comfortable with Redirect the Conversation

UNL PRSSA

College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Erin Lenz, Cassie McCormick, Bari Pearlman, Karley Powell, Elizabeth Snyder, Phyllis Larsen, Sheri Sallee

 

Outstanding Community or Nonprofit Event

 

Award of Excellence

Santa Paws

UNO PRSSA

The Bookworm

 

Award of Merit

Lincoln CAN

UNL PRSSA

College of Journalism and Mass Communication

Food Bank of Lincoln

 

Outstanding Newsletter

 

Award of Merit

Alumni Newsletter

UNL PRSSA

College of Journalism and Mass Communication

 

Outstanding Branding Campaign

 

Award of Excellence

Nebraska Foster Parent Advocacy Network

MaverickPR

Sydney Edens, Khylie Kight and Dafnis Delgado

 

Outstanding Strategy to Address a Problem

 

Award of Excellence

Redirect the Conversation

UNL PRSSA

College of Journalism and Mass Communication Bateman Competition Team

Erin Lenz, Cassie McCormick, Bari Pearlman, Karley Powell, Elizabeth Snyder, Phyllis Larsen, Sheri Sallee

 

Outstanding Professional Development

 

Award of Merit

Smithsonian Folklife Festival

UNL PRSSA

The Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage

Megan Simonsen

 

TACTIC CATEGORIES

 

Media Kits: Print

 

Award of Merit

Packing Heat: Launching the LTO-Tracker

Leupold & Stevens

Swanson Russell

Allen Forkner

 

Media Kits: Digital/Online Media Room

 

Award of Excellence

Sitting is the New Smoking

Creighton University

Lukas Partners

 

News Conferences

 

Award of Excellence

Living Kidney Donor Chain Conference

Nebraska Medicine

 

Websites: Internal/Intranets

 

Award of Excellence

Boys Town Intranet Redesign

Boys Town

 

Websites: External

 

Award of Excellence

Unleash CB Website

Emspace

City of Council Bluffs Mayor's Office

Council Bluffs Convention and Visitors Bureau

 

Award of Excellence

VNA Website

Emspace

Visiting Nurse Association

 

Award of Merit

Hiland Dairy Website Company Section

Hiland Dairy

Envoy, Inc.

 

Word-of-Mouth / Viral / Street Marketing

 

Award of Excellence

Boys Town Everywhere Street Marketing Campaign

Envoy, Inc.

Boys Town

 

Social Media: Consumer Products/Services

 

Award of Excellence

Share a Little Sweetness Tour

Sioux Honey Association Co-op

Bozell

 

Award of Merit

#FNBBucketList

First National Bank of Omaha

Bozell

 

Social Media: Associations/Government/Nonprofit Organizations

 

Award of Excellence

Nebraska Humane Society Dryer Drive

Nebraska Humane Society

Elizabeth Hilpipre, Brendan Gepson, Pam Wiese

 

Award of Merit

CAREEROCKIT Social

Greater Omaha Chamber

Ervin & Smith

Dani Hatfield, Kendra Galante, and Megan Belt

 

Award of Merit

Outlook Nebraska Toilet Paper Bowl Social Media

Outlook Nebraska

Lukas Partners

 

Videos: Internal

 

Award of Excellence

School of Communication Promotional Video

University of Nebraska at Omaha School of Communication

Capstone Communication

 

Videos: External

 

Award of Merit

VNA Video

Visiting Nurse Association

Emspace

 

Award of Merit

Boys Town 100 Year Documentary

Boys Town

Envoy, Inc.

Chvala Films

 

Award of Merit

Nebraska Medicine Video

Nebraska Medicine

 

Special Events / Outreach / Educational / Tradeshow: External

 

Award of Excellence

Soar with the Phillips 66 Aerostars

Phillips 66 Lubricants

Bailey Lauerman

Kathleen Al-Marhoon, APR

 

Award of Merit

Forge 2017

Emspace

 

Newsletters/Magazines: Digital/Email

 

Award of Excellence

Textron Off Road Drive Wire E-Newsletter

Swanson Russell

Parker Stoner, Andrea Tremayne, Amanda Small, Jeff Patterson

 

Award of Excellence

Tnemec E-Newsletter

Tnemec Company, Inc.

Bozell

 

Award of Merit

Hive

Sioux Honey Association Co-op

Bozell

 

Annual Reports: Associations/Government/Nonprofit organizations

 

Award of Excellence

VNA Annual Report

Emspace

Visiting Nurse Association

 

Award of Merit

MAPA 2017 Annual Report

Omaha-Council Bluffs Metropolitan Area Planning Agency (MAPA)

Sue Cutsforth, Annie Pigaga

 

Brochures: Print

 

Award of Merit

Brochure for Fit Foundation

University of Omaha School of Communication

Capstone Communication

 

BEST OF SHOW: STUDENT

Redirect the Conversation

UNL PRSSA

 

BEST OF SHOW: PROFESSIONAL

Share a Little Sweetness Tour

Sioux Honey Association Co-op

Bozell

 

CHAPTER SERVICE AWARDS

 

Newcomer of the Year

Dani Hatfield

Ervin & Smith

 

Chapter Service

Kathy Broniecki

Envoy, Inc.

 

Cris Hay-Merchant, APR

Bellevue University

 

Community Service

First National Bank of Omaha

 

Special Achievement in Public Relations

Rachel Carver, APR

 

Professional of the Year

Monique Farmer, APR

 

 

 


 






 

 

 

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