The Public Relations Society of America Greater Fort Lauderdale Chapter’s PR Wizard Awards recognize public relations practitioners and journalists who have made significant impacts in both the profession and the Broward County/South Florida community.
This year, nominations are being accepted for PR Wizard Awards in the following categories:
COMMUNICATOR Communications professional who has made a significant impact in the public relations industry throughout her or his career.
NEW PROFESSIONAL Communications professional with less than 10 years of experience who has made a notable impact on behalf of the profession.
AGENCY Public relations or communications agency based in Broward County that ethically and notably represents the profession in a positive manner.
CORPORATE/GOVERNMENT/NONPROFIT DEPARTMENT Public relations or communications department based in Broward County that ethically and notably represents the profession in a positive manner.
OUTSTANDING JOURNALIST Journalist who works collaboratively with and is highly respected by communications professionals for her or his role in making a positive impact on the community through the media.
PRESIDENT’S AWARD Individual who has supported PRSA and elevated the role of the public relations practitioner throughout her or his career. This honor is bestowed at the discretion of the chapter president with the consent of the chapter Board of Directors. Nominations are not accepted for this category.
Nominations will be evaluated by a committee of past presidents from the Greater Fort Lauderdale chapter. Winners will be selected based on three criteria: • Professional accomplishment (40 percent) • Service and leadership in the community (40 percent) • Service to the profession (including PRSA) (20 percent)
Submit nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org. Nominations must be received by 5 p.m. on November 8, 2018.
The 2018 PR Wizard Awards will be presented at the chapter’s annual meeting on December 13.
The PR Wizard Awards are generously presented by Wizard Creations Branded Merchandise, and sponsored JM Family Enterprises.