Mercury Awards 2012


Congratulations to our 2012 Mercury Awards Winners!


We're happy to congratulate the several Chapter members whose agencies and organizations took home Mercury trophies this year:

Media Relations Not-for-Profit
Gold: Stamford Hospital (Stamford, CT): Stamford Hospital’s Herb Garden
Silver: Stamford Hospital (Stamford, CT): Stamford Hospital Offers New Prostate Surgery Option

Media Relations For-Profit
Silver: Georgetta Lordi Morque (Rye, NY): Pro Squash Tour

Newsletters – Print
Silver: Stamford Hospital (Stamford, CT): Employee Newsletter: “Newsline”

Annual Reports Not-for-Profit
Silver: Family Centers (Greenwich, CT): 2011 Annual Report: Positive Impressions

Creative Tactics
Gold: Robin Leedy & Associates (Mount Kisco, NY): How Do You Say “Oscillococcinum” Video and Sweepstakes

Non-Traditional Communications
Gold: Robin Leedy & Associates (Mount Kisco, NY): Cystex Better Bladder Challenge

Integrated Communication Not-for-Profit
Gold: Co-Communications (Farmington, CT): TAG You’re It!
Co-Communications also has offices in Mt. Kisco, NY.

Check here for  the complete list of winners, and check out the photos on the CT Valley's Facebook page.

Well done!!


About the PRSA Mercury Awards

The PRSA Mercury Awards recognize outstanding work in the public relations, communications and marketing professions and are designed to honor creative and strategic excellence and to encourage outstanding performance in our field. The program also recognizes one individual as Practitioner of the Year, honoring a PRSA member who has significantly served the profession through a history of achievement, experience and reputation.

The program was was created in 1996 by the Connecticut Valley Chapter and is open to members of all three Connecticut-based PRSA Chapters:

Connecticut Valley ( Central, Northern and Eastern Connecticut, as well as Western Massachusetts.
Southern Connecticut ( New Haven region and eastern Connecticut.
Westchester/Fairfield ( Westchester and Fairfield counties, Lower Hudson Valley region.

The competition is also open to non-PRSA members, at non-discounted entry fee levels.

The Practitioner of the Year program is open only to PRSA members. There is no nomination fee.

The 2012 Mercury Awards is closed; for reference on details, instructions, fees and entry forms, please download the following:
2012 Mercury Awards:
Call for Entries
Classifications and Entry Form
Practitioner of the Year

If you have any other questions, please contact:
Sara Vincent
Connecticut Valley Chapter
(860) 512-2909
[email protected]

To see lists and photos of previous winners, please check out the historical Mercury Awards pages:
Mercury Awards 2011
Mercury Awards 2010
Mercury Awards 2009
Mercury Awards 2008
Mercury Awards 2007
Mercury Awards 2006
Mercury Awards 2005




Mercury Awards 2012