Image Awards

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2016 Orlando Area Chapter Image Award

The Image Awards competition is conducted annually by the Florida Public Relations Association to recognize outstanding public relations programs. Don’t miss your chance to show off your work this year. Submit your awesome project for an Image Award before February 26 at http://fpraimage.org/orlando.

Cost for entries is $40 for members, $50 for non-members, $15 for student members and $20 for non-student members. Some part of the entry must have taken place between January 1, 2015, and March 11, 2016. For rules and other information, visit http://fpraimage.org/.

The Image Awards Gala will be held on April 14 at the Crayola Experience at the Florida Mall. Enjoy the Crayola Experience attractions at 5:30 p.m., networking at 6 p.m. and dinner at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $50 for members, $55 for non-members and $30 for students. To register, visit fpraorlando.org/events/imageawards.

The Image Awards have become a standard of public relations excellence in Florida. Winners demonstrate the very best examples of innovation, planning and design. The awards competition includes four divisions of categories: a) Public Relations Programs, b) Printed Tools of Public Relations, c) Audio/Visual/Online Tools of Public Relations and d) Student Projects in Public Relations. To qualify for judging, an entry must incorporate sound public relations research and planning. Entries also must meet the highest standard of production, execution and evaluation of results and budget.

For information about Image Award entries, contact Michael McCarthy at michael.mccarthy@cityoforlando.net. For information about the Image Awards Gala, contact Judy Pariseau at jpariseau@goodwillcfl.org.

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2015 Orlando Area Chapter Image Award Winners

Grand Image Awards

GRAND ALL IMAGE – DIVISION A
Costa Communications Group
Summer of Dreams – Community Relations Program for Fifth Third Bank

GRAND IMAGE – DIVISION B
Curley & Pynn
florida.HIGH.TECH 2014

GRAND IMAGE – DIVISION C
Costa Communications Group
Back-to-School Campaign for Goodwill Industries of Central Florida

 

Division A: Public Relations Programs

IMAGE AWARD & JUDGES AWARD
Costa Communications Group
Summer of Dreams – Community Relations Program for Fifth Third Bank

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Chris Gent, APR, CPRC & Kayla Torpey with KUA
Kissimmee Storm Prep 2014

IMAGE AWARD & JUDGES AWARD
Courtney Gilmartin with UCF News & Information
Rebranding UCF Police: Focusing on the Heart Behind the Badge

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
UCF News & Information

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Laura Kern, APR with KAPTIV Marketing
Canvs Campaign

IMAGE AWARD
Costa Communications Group
Recruiting Spanish-Speaking Foster Parents with PRIDE

AWARD OF DISTINCTION & JUDGES AWARD
Central Florida Expressway Authority
SR 417 & SR 429 Speed Limit Increase

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Holiday Inn Club Vacations
Crisis Communications from the Ground Up

IMAGE AWARD
Costa Communications Group
I Make It Work – Internal Campaign for Goodwill Industries of Central Florida

IMAGE AWARD & JUDGES AWARD
Heather Morgan & Summer Pfeiffer with Children’s Home Society
Public Affairs 2014 – Invest in Case Management

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Appleton Creative
Paws in the Park 2015

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Chris Gent, APR, CPRC & Kayla Torpey with KUA
Hansel Substation Groundbreaking

IMAGE AWARD & JUDGES AWARD
Costa Communications Group
National Historic Landmark Ceremony

IMAGE AWARD & JUDGES AWARD
Costa Communications Group
Veterans Day Home Giveaway – One-Day Media Blitz for Meritage Homes

 

Division B: Printed Tools of PR

IMAGE AWARD
Curley & Pynn
florida.HIGH.TECH 2014

AWARD OF DISTINCTION & JUDGES AWARD
Costa Communications Group
Resolve to reThink Your Commute Poster

JUDGES AWARD
Holiday Inn Club Vacations
Pinktober Poster

IMAGE AWARD
Chris Gent, APR, CPRC & Kayla Torpey with KUA
2014 Calendar of Energy Conservation

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
TJM Communications
Westgate River Ranch National Day of the Cowboy

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Chris Gent, APR, CPRC & Kayla Torpey with KUA
Metallic Balloon Safety

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Costa Communications Group
Dog Walks Across the Stage with Military Vet

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Costa Communications Group
STEM Research Course Attracts Top Young Minds

IMAGE AWARD & JUDGES AWARD
Zenaida Gonzalez Kotala with UCF News & Information
Sea Turtles’ ‘Lost Years’ Mystery Starts to Unravel

IMAGE AWARD
Cynthia Lambert, APR, Mary Ann Horne with MetroPlan Orlando
2040 Long Range Transportation Plan Executive Summary

 

Division C: Audio/Visual & Online Tools of PR

JUDGES AWARD
Nadia Vanderhoof, Ann Marie Varga, Katarina Dos Santos
Orange County’s Social Media Ambassadors Campaign

IMAGE AWARD & JUDGES AWARD
Costa Communications Group
Back-to-School Campaign for Goodwill Industries of Central Florida

IMAGE AWARD & JUDGES AWARD
Central Florida Expressway Authority
Driving CFX

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Costa Communications Group
PROTECTandINSPIRE.org

IMAGE AWARD, AWARD OF DISTINCTION & JUDGES AWARD
Cynthia Lambert, APR, Mary Ann Horne with MetroPlan Orlando
MetroPlan LIVE! Interactive Town Hall

IMAGE AWARD
Central Florida Expressway Authority
CFX Community Presentation

 

Division D: Student Projects in PR

AWARD OF DISTINCTION
Christian Gabriel
CBC of Central Florida Fundraiser & PR Event

IMAGE AWARD & JUDGES AWARD
Yari Rostamian
Knights for Israel Campaign