BOSTON (November 23, 2016) – Cone Communications, a public relations and marketing agency, is the recipient of this year’s PR Daily Grand Prize: CSR Agency of the Year Award. This distinction recognizes the agency’s category-defining corporate social responsibility (CSR) work and commitment to making an impact both in and outside company walls. PR Daily’s Corporate Social Responsibility Awards are comprised of 18 categories, including two Grand Prize categories: Campaign of the Year and Agency of the year, which recognize outstanding, comprehensive approaches towards CSR.
For more than 35 years, Cone Communications has been devoted to Always Making a Difference℠ for businesses, brands and society. Cone connects brands and people through emotion and experiences that drive business value and social impact. The agency’s multi-dimensional approach to CSR has helped it raise more than $1 billion for important social issues and deliver exceptional campaigns for clients like Ben & Jerry’s, Target, and Timberland. Cone’s dedication to CSR extends well beyond client work. The agency was also recognized for its groundbreaking research and “Hours for Good” program which allows employees to apply their CSR mentality outside the office by dedicating four hours of work time each month to volunteer opportunities.
Cone was also recently recognized at the 2016 PR News Agency Elite Awards for its work on the 2015 “Jiffy Lube National Donut Day” campaign which won the “Media Relations” category. The agency also received an honorable mention in the “Cause/CSR” category.
To learn more about Cone Communications and their award-winning projects, visit http://www.conecomm.com/case-studies/.
About Cone Communications
Cone Communications (www.conecomm.com) is a public relations and marketing agency that is Always Making a Difference℠ for business, brands and society. With a unique combination of corporate responsibility, consumer brand and integrated marketing expertise, our people deliver emotional storytelling and business value for every client. Cone is part of the Omnicom Public Relations Group.
About Omnicom Public Relations Group
Omnicom Public Relations Group is a global collective of three of the top global public relations agencies worldwide and specialist agencies in areas including public affairs, marketing to women, fashion, global health strategy and corporate social responsibility. It encompasses more than 6,000 public relations professionals in more than 330 offices worldwide who provide their expertise to companies, government agencies, NGOs and nonprofits across a wide range of industries. Omnicom Public Relations Group is part of the DAS Group of Companies, a division of Omnicom Group Inc. that includes more than 200 companies in a wide range of marketing disciplines including advertising, public relations, healthcare, customer relationship management, events, promotional marketing, branding and research.