Wednesday, November 25, 2009
tba Wins Most Summit Awards
tba (the becher agency) in Roanoke has won eight Summit Awards—the most of any entrant—from the Blue Ridge Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America in recognition of excellence in public relations.
Golds were won for ads for United Way Roanoke Valley, Roanoke Regional Partnership, Oak Hall Cap and Gown and Lanford Brothers. There were four silvers, as well (one for crisis management support for Luna Innovations’ Chapter 11 filing).
Access Advertising & Public Relations in Roanoke won three gold awards for work for Virginia Hospitality and Tourism Association, Citizens for Positive Growth-Glenvar Asphalt Plant Opposition and Lewis-Gale Medical Center. The Compass Award went to Darren Jackson, CEO of Advance Auto Parts.
Other gold winners include: Roanoke County Public Schools; Heidi Ketler, APR, NEWSource; and City of Roanoke.