Radiance Awards Winners

To ensure transparency in the judging process, PRSA Sunshine District’s Radiance Awards are scored by a PRSA chapter outside of the Sunshine District. Below are the winners of each category linked to their entry summaries.

JUDGES’ AWARD

Syniverse (2017)
Exposing the Privacy Predicament

Mission, Vision, Values Campaign (2016)
Southwest Florida Water Management District

Baptist Health Introduces Primary Care Services (2015)
Baptist Health South Florida

Drive Electric Orlando Launch Event (2014)
Curley & Pynn

PROGRAMS – CRISIS COMMUNICATIONS

Orange County Government (2017)
Orange County Hurricane Matthew Response

60 Minutes Threatens (2016)
Edelman Orlando

PROGRAMS – MARKETING CONSUMER SERVICES

National Airlines Launch of Scheduled Passenger Service (2016)
Curley & Pynn

In the Driver’s Seat (2015)
Tax Collector, Palm Beach County

Fill It. Tilt It. That’s How We Roll! (2014)
Hillsborough County Communications & Digital Media Services

PROGRAMS – PUBLIC SERVICE

Edelman (2017)
Heal Orlando

Put it Down Campaign (2016)
Media Relations Group, LLC

WeatherBug Weather System (2015)
East County Water Control District

Yoga for the Cure (2014)
Susan G. Komen Southwest Florida

PRODUCTS – ANNUAL REPORTS

Clerk of the Circuit Court, St. Lucie County (2017)
Dollars & Sense

Committment to Our Customers (2016)
The Main Street America Group

Dollars & Sense: Your Practical Guide to County Finances (2015)
Clerk of the Circuit Court, St. Lucie County

Dollars & Sense: Your Practical Guide to County Finances (2014)
Clerk of the Circuit Court, St. Lucie County

PRODUCTS – BROCHURES

Weedoo Shoreline Workboats (2016)
Galanaugh & Company

Troop Leader Recruitment Folder (2015)
Girl Scouts of Southeast Florida

Decades of Timeless Design – First Firm Monograph (2014)
HuntonBrady Architects

PRODUCTS – MEDIA RELATIONS

PR MEDIA NOW (2017)
Million Dollar Travel Pillow Kickstarter Campaign

It Works! Little Bokeelia Island Purchase Agreement (2016)
Axia Public Relations

Dr. Aileen Marty, FIU’s Ebola Fighter (2015)
Florida International University

PRODUCTS – WEBSITES

Orange County Government’s Newsroom Transformation (2016)
Orange County Government

www.StLucieClerk.com (2015)
Clerk of the Circuit Court, St. Lucie County

“Serving you.” Website ePay Initiative (2014)
Constitutional Tax Collector, Palm Beach County

EXTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS

Curley & Pynn (2017)
accesso® PrismSM Launch

INDIVIDUAL – TRAILBLAZER

Rebecca Seelig, APR (2017)

Angela Walters, MBA, APR, Tampa Bay Chapter (2016)
Hillsborough Community College

Joseph Abreu, APR, Palm Beach Chapter (2015)
Clerk of the Circuit Court, St. Lucie County

Cyndee Woolley, APR, Gulf Coast Chapter (2014)
C2Communications

PROGRAMS – INTERNAL COMMUNICATIONS

Southwest Florida Water Management District (2017)
Your Health Matters

2015 In Service Day – Learn. Grow. Excel. Repeat. (2016)
Constitutional Tax Collector, Serving Palm Beach County

Financial Wellness Campaign (2015)
Clerk & Comptroller, Palm Beach County

Community Support and United Way Campaign (2014)
Wells Fargo

PROGRAMS – DIVERSITY PUBLIC RELATIONS

Celebrating 25 Years of the Fertility & IVY Center of Miami (2016)
SRP Communication & Brand Design

Monster Jam Crushes into the Hispanic Market (2014)
FELD Entertainment

PROGRAMS – SPECIAL EVENTS – ONE DAY

Southwest Florida Water Management District (2017)
Rock Ponds Ecosystem Restoration Dedication

Passport Day (2016)
Clerk & Comptroller, Palm Beach County

Operation Green Light (2015)
Clerk & Comptroller, Palm Beach County

Massage Envy Spa’s Healing Hands for Arthritis (2014)
Fish Consulting

PRODUCTS – AUDIO/VISUAL PRODUCTIONS

The Withlacoochee River Watershed Initiative Video (2016)
Southwest Florida Water Management District

Springs Team Video (2015)
Southwest Florida Water Management District

PRODUCTS – MAGAZINES/PERIODICALS

Moffitt Cancer Center (2017)
Moffitt Cancer Center Momentum 30th Anniversary Edition

Florida.HIGH.TECH 2015 (2016)
Curley & Pynn – Florida High Tech Corridor Council

Acosta Spirit Magazine (2015)
Acosta Sales & Marketing

florida.HIGH.TECH 2013 (2014)
Curley & Pynn – Florida High Tech Corridor Council

PRODUCTS – NEWSLETTERS

Palm Beach Atlantic University (2017)
Digital Advent Guide

Acosta 360° Family of Newsletters (2016)
Acosta

Think Green (2015)
Waste Management

Florida Hospital Providing the “Best in Care” for Central Florida (2014)
Florida Hospital

PRODUCTS – WRITING

2015 Induction Commemorative Book (2016)
World Golf Hall of Fame & Museum

Take Control, Set your own Biological Clock (2015)
Fertility & IVF Center of Miami, SRP Communication & Brand Design

Social Unrest through the Alligator’s Lens (2014)
UF College of Journalism and Communications

INTEGRATED COMMUNICATIONS

Curley & Pynn (2017)
Florida High Tech Corridor Integrated Communications

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD

Geri Evans, APR, Fellow PRSA (2017)

PROGRAMS – COMMUNITY RELATIONS

rbb Communications (2017)
Manatee Lagoon – An FPL Eco-Discovery Center

Days of Service – Supporting Our Local Communities (2016)
Wells Fargo

Seminole County Penny Sales Tax Public Information Campaign (2015)
Consensus Communications

Largo Recycles More, Mixed Recycling Campaign (2014)
City of Largo

PROGRAMS – MARKETING CONSUMER PRODUCTS

Hampton by Hilton: The Seekender (2016)
rbb Communications

Disney’s MyMagic+ (2015)
Disney Parks & Resorts

PROGRAMS – PUBLIC AFFAIRS & GOVERNMENT RELATIONS

Edelman (2017)
A Signature Moment for the Everglades

Legislative Changes Community Solutions and a New Special District (2016)
Lehigh Acres Municipal Services Improvement District

Moffitt Day (2015)
Moffitt Cancer Center

Palm Beach County Day (2014)
Palm Beach County Public Affairs

PROGRAMS – SPECIAL EVENTS – TWO OR MORE DAYS

rbb Communications (2017)
“Vibrant@10”: Celebrating 10 Years of Excellence and Community Engagement Through the Arts

The Time is Now (2016)
Palm Beach Atlantic University

Ruth’s Chris Steak House Grand Openings (2015)
Ruth’s Chris Steak House, DEVENEY

Baptist Health Goes Pink (2014)
Baptist Health South Florida

PRODUCTS – BLOGS

Southwest Florida Water Management District (2017)
WaterMaters Blog

Curley & Pynn Blog Challenge (2015)
Curley & Pynn

PRODUCTS – MEDIA KITS

University Medical Center New Orleans (2016)
DEVENEY

Quail Ridge Country Club’s Online Media Kit (2015)
Quail Ridge Country Club, Palm Beach Public Relations

LATIN Media Kit (2014)
Medtronic Latin America

PRODUCTS – SOCIAL MEDIA

Hampton By Hilton: The Seekender (2016)
rbb Communications

#GetYourPinkOn for Breast Cancer Awareness (2015)
Baptist Health South Florida

Engaging Young Execs in Support of Mental Health (2014)
David Lawrence Center, C2 Communications

REPUTATION MANAGEMENT

HCP Associates (2017)
Ybor City Development Corporation