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Bridgewater, NJ, United States, 2010/06/10 - R&J Public Relations took home five awards at the 2010 Pyramid Awards hosted by the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) New Jersey Chapter on June 9.
The agency was recognized for its exceptional performance in categories such as Crisis Communication, Community Relations, and Public/Governmental Affairs.
“We are thrilled and honored that our work has been recognized by PRSA through its prestigious Pyramid Awards,” said John Lonsdorf, President of R&J Public Relations. “Every day we strive to produce exciting and effective communications programs for our clients, and to be recognized for the excellence of our work by our peers is truly rewarding.”
PRSA hosted the 2010 Pyramid Awards ceremony on June 9 at the Basking Ridge Country Club in Basking Ridge, NJ. R&J was recognized with the following awards:
• Pyramid Award in the category of Community Relations – “2009 Far Hills Race Meeting Gallops Towards Success,” for Somerset Medical Center and Far Hills Race Meeting.
• Pyramid Award in the category of Crisis Communication - Avoiding Labor Actions Through Crisis Communications, for Arnot Health.
• Pyramid Award in the category of Public/Governmental Affairs - Fighting National Home Builders To Add A Life Saving Sprinkler Requirement To The National Building Code, for National Fire Sprinkler Association.
• Pyramid Award in the category of Special Programs – “Outwit, Outplay, Outlast: R&J's Campaign For Adoption Of a New Life Saving Regulation In New Jersey,” for the New Jersey Fire Sprinkler Advisory Board.
• Honorable Mention in the category of Video Communications - Far Hills Race Meeting Video Communications, for Somerset Medical Center and Far Hills Race Meeting.
The Public Relations Society of America strives to advance the standards of the public relations profession through the sharing of best practices, forums and professional development, showcasing the Pyramid Awards to recognize New Jersey-based agencies and companies that advance the industry through successful programs and results.
About R&J Public Relations
R&J Public Relations LLC (randjpr.com) is a leading brand-building public relations firm specializing in assisting companies that are driven to become market leaders, or who are passionate about defending their market leadership position. Based in Bridgewater, N.J., the firm has a highly successful track record in the development and implementation of communications and promotional programs for companies ranging from divisions of large, multi-national conglomerates to regional market leaders.