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The Shorty Awards Shortlists Adam Ritchie Brand Direction

Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards, which “honor the top content creators, influencers, brands and organizations on social media” has added Adam Ritchie Brand Direction to its shortlist. Entries from around the world are judged by the Real Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences on “creativity, innovation, use of platform and overall effectiveness.”


Adam Ritchie Brand Direction a Finalist for Four Silver Anvils

PRSA Silver Anvil Awards Finalists

Adam Ritchie Brand Direction was announced as a Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Silver Anvil Finalist in multiple categories and is tied with H+M Communications/Padilla as the most nominated agency behind Edelman and Ketchum/DeVries. The Silver Anvils are the longest-running public relations competition and “honor organizations that have successfully addressed a contemporary public relations issue with exemplary professional skill, creativity and resourcefulness, contribute to the public relations body of knowledge and become part of the history of the profession.” (PRSA)

PRWeek Awards Adam Ritchie Brand Direction Top Honors, Twice

PRWeek U.S. Awards

Adam Ritchie Brand Direction won Best in Creative Excellence and Best in Arts, Entertainment, Sports and Media at the PRWeek U.S. Awards. The jury described the work as “innovative…an outstanding concept and a truly original idea – flawlessly executed…ambitious, brave and non-traditional…this represents the future of our business.” The agency was also a finalist for Best in Social Media. The PRWeek Awards are “the Oscars of the PR industry.” (PRWeek) (Bulldog Reporter)

PR Daily Interviews Adam Ritchie on #RaganChat

PR Daily

Adam Ritchie will be interviewed on PR Daily’s live Twitter chat, #RaganChat, on March 13. The weekly session interviews guests about their area of PR expertise. Adam’s chat will cover Invention in PR. (PR Daily)

The Holmes Report Honors Aritchbrand in Innovation & Insights SABRE Awards

(Holmes Report) In2 SABRE Awards North America

At the #In2Summit, a global conference exploring the disruption and evolution in the communications industry, Adam Ritchie Brand Direction was presented with an In2 SABRE Award in the Brand Content & Creativity category. The Innovation & Insights SABRE (Superior Achievement in Branding, Reputation & Engagement) Awards “spotlight the specific components of a campaign that make it cutting edge and showcase an organization’s transformation towards the future.”

Adam Ritchie Kicks Off National Speaking Tour

Invention in PR

Adam is conducting a national speaking tour called “Invention in PR,” discussing how PR can be used to create newsworthy consumer products from the ground up. The pilot edition started as a breakout session at the PRSSA National Conference, and the talk is going on the road to PR programs at more than 20 universities.

Adam Ritchie Brand Direction at 10

Bulldog Reporter

“Adam Ritchie Brand Direction Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary with New Clients, Speaking Tour and Numerous Award Wins: Two national brands have chosen Adam Ritchie Brand Direction as their public relations agency of record. Agency principal Adam Ritchie is conducting a national speaking tour. The firm is celebrating its anniversary by winning more than 20 industry awards in the last 10 months.” (Bulldog Reporter)