For the third straight year, Epoch 5 Public Relations (Huntington, New York) has been named Best Public Relations firm by Long Island Press, with Epoch 5 President Katherine Heaviside named Best Publicist for a second year. Readers voted for Epoch 5 and Heaviside from more than a dozen PR firms and publicists. A record 748,082 votes were cast for this year's 2012 awards program.
"The marketing and public relations tools that keep a business successful are constantly changing," observed Heaviside, who founded the firm over 30 years ago. "From social media to e-marketing to traditional media placements, Epoch 5 has the contacts and experience to make it happen. Our public relations programs generate buzz and provide clients with important exposure for their products and services. We're thrilled that the voters again recognized us as the top Long Island Public Relations firm."
Epoch 5 (epoch5.com) offers a powerful combination of strategic counsel and senior expertise from backed by a diverse staff of Public Relations professionals. Serving the tri-state area, Epoch 5's mission is to develop and implement breakthrough marketing communications strategies, increase client market share, build support for growth strategies, enhance reputations, and help companies and organizations overcome crises.
The agency's client roster includes top corporate players, including Cablevision, Bethpage Federal Credit Union, King Kullen, Veolia Transportation, Rechler Equity Partners, and CLK Properties. Other organizations represented include trade associations, healthcare organizations, and professional service firms and consultants. Also voted Best Public Relations Firm by Long Island Business News, Epoch 5 offers complete media relations expertise, including new media and social media networking, issues management, community relations, advertising, image development, event planning, and graphic services.