News: Virginia PR Awards

Recognize those special PR folks in Virginia!
January 11, 2018
Nominate a PR professional for the Thomas Jefferson and Rising Star Awards, as part of the Virginia PR Awards. The deadline is March 5.
Enhancements and Recommendations for the Virginia PR Awards
June 29, 2017
We’re looking for chapter members to serve on an ad hoc awards committee that will meet over the summer.
Blake Mirzayan Named 2017 Rising Star at Virginia PR Awards
May 17, 2017
Mirzayan is an account executive for Padilla.
The Hodges Partnership executive, others honored at 70th Virginia Public Relations Awards
May 11, 2017
Josh Dare Receives Thomas Jefferson Award of Excellence.
Spotlight on 2017 Thomas Jefferson Winner: Josh Dare
April 27, 2017
Josh Dare is the co-founder of The Hodges Partnership and is this year's winner of the Thomas Jefferson Award for Excellence.
March President’s Message
February 25, 2017
May 15, 2013, was the highlight of my professional career—the night I won a Virginia Public Relations Award. Recognition for hard work is always nice, but I don’t think there is anything else I could have done professionally that could have boosted my confidence in my knowledge, skills and abilities as much as winning that award did.
Award-Winning Advice from a Past Winner: PadillaCRT
February 13, 2017
Time Management Tips for Submitting Virginia PR Awards
February 04, 2017
The early deadline for submissions is February 27. The regular deadline is March 6.
Tips for Crafting an Award-Winning Submission
January 28, 2017
Knowing what the judges are looking for is key to writing an award-winning submission for the 2017 Virginia Public Relations Awards.
Individual Award Entries Are Open
January 28, 2017
Nominations are now being accepted for the Thomas Jefferson Award for Excellence and the Rising Star Award, to be presented at the 70th Annual Virginia Public Relations Awards.
How to Submit a Virginia PR Award
January 23, 2017
Gone are the days of printouts, binders and late night assembly sessions at the office. For the third year, the Virginia Public Relations Awards has taken the awards process online, making it easier than ever to submit an entry.
June President’s Message
May 26, 2016
The Virginia Public Relations Awards is one of my favorite PRSA Richmond events of the year. The 69th annual awards ceremony took place on May 18 at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, and it was the largest events in PRSA Richmond’s history with over 320 attendees.