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PR Daily Honors Aritchbrand in Digital PR & Social Media Awards

(PR Daily) PR Daily's Digital PR & Social Media Awards

A digital campaign by Adam Ritchie Brand Direction is a first place winner in the PR Daily Digital PR & Social Media Awards. The campaign “thought creatively and delved deep into the needs of its audience with modern storytelling techniques and multichannel expertise,” and was called an “attention-grabbing (and delicious) innovation.” (PR Daily)

Aritchbrand Receives Hermes Creative Innovation Award

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The Hermes Creative Awards recognized Adam Ritchie Brand Direction with a Platinum Award in its Innovation category. Hermes is an international competition for creative professionals involved in the concept, writing and design of traditional and emerging media. “Platinum winners are recognized for their excellence in terms of quality, creativity and resourcefulness, serving as a benchmark for the industry.”

PRSA Recognizes Aritchbrand in Bronze Anvil Awards

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The Public Relations Society of America presented Adam Ritchie Brand Direction with a Bronze Anvil Award of Commendation for a consumer products campaign. The Bronze Anvils represent “the best of the best in public relations programs demonstrating creative tactics,” and celebrate “the most memorable media campaigns of the year.”¬†(PRSA)

Adam Ritchie to Present at New Technology Showcase

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Adam will share nontraditional uses of social media at the Boston New Technology Showcase, sponsored by Foley Hoag, IBM and UPS. The event is organized by the largest technology group in New England, and promotes the tech startup community.

Academy of Interactive & Visual Arts Honors Aritchbrand

(AIVA) Communicator Awards

An integrated campaign by Adam Ritchie Brand Direction was selected as a winner in the 23rd Annual Communicator Awards, hosted by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts. The Communicator Awards honor “the best in advertising, corporate communications, public relations and identity work for dedication to perfecting their craft as they push the envelope of creativity.” More than 6,000 entries from around the world were judged by professionals from Cond√® Nast, Disney, Lockheed Martin, MTV and Time Inc.

Adam Ritchie to Speak at PRSSA National Conference

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Adam has been invited to be a breakout speaker at the PRSSA National Conference. Adam’s talk will cover best practices and new approaches to working with the media.

International Design Awards Recognizes Aritchbrand

(IDA) International Design Awards

An Adam Ritchie Brand Direction product packaging concept was awarded an International Design Award. The competition “recognizes, honors and promotes legendary design visionaries and uncovers emerging talents in architecture, interior, product, graphic and fashion design on global level.” The jury included experts from Design Quarterly, HGTV, The Style Network and Cool Hunting. More than 1,000 entries from 52 countries around the world were evaluated for achievement in design, creativity, usability and innovation. (IDA)