2021 Virginia PR Awards

Virginia PR Awards 2021 Virtual Recognition

Be sure to visit the PRSA Richmond Facebook page the week of September 20th for the following award announcements:

September 20, 2021 at 12 p.m. – Capital Awards

Be on the lookout for Award of Merit and Award of Excellence winners posted as images on our site. 

September 21, 2021 at 12 p.m. – Commonwealth Awards

Be on the lookout for Award of Merit and Award of Excellence winners posted as images on our site. 

September 22, 2021 at 7 p.m. – Video Premiere: Best in Show, the Rising Star Award and the Thomas Jefferson Award for Excellence in Public Relations

A video premiere will announce our top award winners: the Capital Best in Show, Commonwealth Best in Show, Rising Star Award and Thomas Jefferson Award for Excellence in Public Relations.

Let’s come together to celebrate our PR community! Here are three ways to share the good vibes virtually:

  1. Gather your team to watch the September 22nd video premiere together via video conference.
  2. Join the conversation online by using the hashtag #VirginiaPRAwards or tagging @PRSARVA. 
  3. Win an award? Share your good news! Repost the PRSA Richmond award recognition images on your social media accounts.

In-Person Awards Celebration Oct. 6

Tickets will go on sale for this event on Wednesday, Sept 15.

PRSA Richmond is excited to continue our celebration of the 2021 Virginia PR Awards with an in-person outdoor/indoor catered cocktail reception at Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 from 6 to 8 pm.

In addition to the opportunity for members of the chapter to come together for the first time in a long time, the evening with give special recognition to this year’s Rising Star and Thomas Jefferson Award for Excellence in Public Relations recipients.

We are requesting that only vaccinated persons attend, and we’re strongly encouraging that masks be worn when not eating and drinking. This is a spacious venue with indoor/outdoor options.

Questions?

Stay tuned and please reach out with any questions to David Bass, VP, Awards at awards@prsarichmond.org.

Thank you to our 2021 sponsors

Platinum

Padilla

Gold

Dominion Energy

The Hodges Partnership

Silver

CarMax
VCU Richard T. Robertson School of Media and Culture

Virginia Tourism Corporation

Bronze

Virginia Association of Broadcasters

Creative Partners

Brandon O’Neill Creative Co.

Broadscope Media