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Thursday, March 27, 2014

We’re kicking off the 2014 season with Excellence Awards, a new Board of Directors, and tips and best practices from Gil Lantini, Founder, Rhode Island Small Business Journal!

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Lincoln Technical Institute
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Lifespan Corporate Services
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HB Agency
Account Coordinator

Welcome to the Southeastern New England Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA/SENE, home to talented public relations professionals in Rhode Island, nearby Massachusetts, and Connecticut.

This site is designed to be a helpful resource for our members and anyone seeking the assistance of a local Public Relations professional.


PRSA/SENE Honors Rhode Island Companies for Public Relations Excellence
4th Annual Excellence Awards Recognize Success in PR Tactics and Campaign Strategy

Providence, RI – April 10, 2014 – The Southeastern New England Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA/SENE) announced two award winners and two certificate of recognition recipients during its 2013 Excellence Awards ceremony on March 27, 2014 at Bravo Brasserie in Providence.

Now in its fourth year, the PRSA/SENE Excellence Awards recognize outstanding public relations tactics and campaign strategies across a spectrum of specialty areas. Entries are judged by industry professionals in fellow PRSA Chapters. Award entries are scored based on research, planning, execution, and evaluation of the tactic or campaign. The 2013 Excellence Awards were judged by Madison, Wisconsin PRSA chapter.

PRSA/ SENE 2013 Award Winners:
• Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau
Community Relations/Cause Marketing: “Ensuring Success in Travel + Leisure's America's Favorite City Survey”
• Advocacy Solutions & Academy for Career Exploration
Crisis Communications: “Saving Rhode Island's First Charter Public School”
Certificates of Recognition Recipients:
(add)ventures & CVS Caremark
Excellence in Tactics—Video: “CVS Caremark Hurricane Sandy Video”
Excellence in Tactics—Local TV Placement: “Inside the ER”

“PRSA/SENE is proud to recognize the achievements of our local PR community,” said Giselle Mahoney, president of PRSA/SENE. “Rhode Island is home to a wide-range of PR professionals and leaders utilizing their creativity, innovation, and PR expertise to effectively share their stories both on local and national levels. The caliber of our honorees reflects that, and we look forward to continuing to raise PR awareness and recognition with next year’s awards program.”

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