(DUBLIN, Ohio) Competing against the top corporations, agencies, non-profit associations, colleges and other organizations across Central Ohio, the City of Dublin and the Dublin Irish Festival received six PRism Awards from the Central Ohio Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) at their annual awards dinner Thursday, May 17.
The PRism Awards are designed to honor exceptional public relations activities from a diverse mix of businesses, industries and backgrounds throughout central Ohio competing in 26 different categories. Winners are as follows:
City of Dublin:
- 2016 Annual Report – PRism, Annual Reports (Non-Profit)
- 2017 “Don’t Gamble with Your Health” marketing campaign – PRism, Internal Communications (Non-Profit)
- “Cruiser Conversations” – Award of Excellence, Interactive/Digital PR: Video News Release (Non-Profit)
Dublin Irish Festival:
- Dublin Irish Festival 30th Anniversary – PRism, Special Event (Non-Profit)
- Black Friday Ticket Campaign – PRism, Email Blast (Non-Profit)
- From Typewriter to Twitter: How the Dublin Irish Festival Grew from a Tennis Court to Nearly 40 Acres – PRism, Presentation (Non-Profit)
The Dublin Convention and Visitors Bureau was also recognized with six awards for their campaigns including best website, best marketing campaign for the Celtic Cocktail Trail and best blog.
The Central Ohio Chapter of the PRSA is a leader in furthering the development of Columbus’ public relations professionals. Founded by a small group in 1950, the organization has grown to serve more than 360 members in the agency, corporate, government and non-profit sectors.
About the City of Dublin, Ohio, USA
Dublin is a city of more than 48,000 residents located just northwest of Columbus, Ohio. It offers residents and corporate citizens responsive services, attractive housing, superior public education, direct regional highway access, abundant park space, thoughtful and strategic planning, innovative ideas and technology and a dynamic community life. Dublin is consistently ranked one of the safest cities in the nation and in 2015 was named one of America’s Top 20 Creative Class Cities. It is home to more than 20 corporate headquarters, an entrepreneurial center, 4,300+ businesses, world-class events and the urban, walkable Bridge Street District. For more information, visit DublinOhioUSA.gov or call 614.410.4400.
About The Dublin Irish Festival:
Set on 38 rolling acres in the heart of Coffman Park in Dublin, Ohio USA, the Dublin Irish Festival is consistently referred to as one of the nation’s largest and premier Irish cultural events. More than 100,000 guests are expected to attend the Festival Aug. 3, 4, & 5, 2018. With seven stages, 80 acts and more than 600 performers, there is truly something for everyone. For more information, please visit: www.dublinirishfestival.org.
Cameron Keir, Public Information Officer
614.410.4501 – Desk
614.318.3009 – Cell
Mary Jo DiSalvo, Events Administrator
614.410.4507 – Desk
614.679-1143 – Cell