Pepperpot Award Winners

2016 Pepperpot Award Winners

Public Service
Best in show: Anne Klein Communications Group

Ladle: Rowan University

Reputation / Brand Management Program
Pepperpot: Furia Rubel Communications

Ladle: Hornercom

Special Events & Observances – Seven days or fewer- budget less than $15K
Pepperpot: Hornercom

Ladle: The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Special Events & Observances – Seven days or fewer – budget over $15K
Pepperpot: Vault Communications

Ladle: Hornercom

Special Events –Seven days or more – budget over $15k
Pepperpot: The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Community Relations
Pepperpot: The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Ladle: Gift of Life Donor Program 

Public Affairs:

Pepperpot: Buchanan Public Relations

Development or Fundraising
Pepperpot: Drexel University, Office of Institutional Advancement

Ladle: Buchanan Public Relations
Pro Bono Services

Pepperpot: Buchanan Public Relations
Ladle: JFK Communications

Marketing Communications – New Products and Services

Pepperpot: Vault Communications
Ladle: JFK Communications

Marketing Communications- Established Services
Pepperpot: Klunk & Millan

Pepperpot: Hornercom
Ladle: UMCP NICU Campaign

Marketing Business-To-Business

Pepperpot: Klunk & Millan Advertising
Ladle: Porter Novelli

Integrated Communications

Pepperpot: Vault Communications

Ladle: Hornercom

Multi-Cultural Communications

Pepperpot: Christiana Care Health System

Ladle: Anne Klein Communications Group

Internal/Employee Communications

Pepperpot: Philadelphia Gas Works

Social Media
Pepperpot: Buchanan Public Relations
Ladle: Vault Communications

Media Relations: For Profit
Pepperpot: Vault Communications
Ladle: Hornercom

Media Relations: Not for Profit
Pepperpot: VISIT PHILADELPHIA
Ladle: Buchanan Public Relations

Tactic Categories

Research:

Pepperpot: Buchanan Public Relations

Newsletter (Print & Digital)

Pepperpot: Philadelphia Gas Works
Ladle: United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey


Magazine (Internal & External Audiences)
Pepperpot: Vault Communications

Ladle: Rowan University


Brochures
Pepperpot: Vault Communications

Penn Medicine: Penn Medicine

Annual Reports

Pepperpot: Trinseo

Ladle: ASTM International

Special-Purpose Publications
Pepperpot: Trinseo

Ladle: FMC Corporation


Audio / Video Programs

Pepperpot: Buchanan Public Relations

Ladle: Buchanan Public Relations

Public Service Announcement – TV

Pepperpot: Vault Communications

Feature Stories
Pepperpot: Hornercom 

Editorial / Op-ed

Pepperpot: Buchanan Public Relations


Ladle:
Vault Communications


Website
Pepperpot: Vault Communications
Blog

Pepperpot: Penn Medicine
Ladle: American Association for Cancer Research

Social Media Platform

Pepperpot: Siemens Healthineers North America


Press Conference
Pepperpot: Anne Klein Communications Group


Ladle: Vault Communications

Direct Mail / Direct Response

Pepperpot: Christiana Care Health System

2015 Pepperpot Award Winners

2015 Pepperpot Award Winners
Program Categories

Public Service
Pepperpot: Penn Medicine

Reputation / Brand Management Program
Pepperpot: Hornercom and Carnegie Mellon University
Ladle: Allstate Insurance Company

Special Events & Observances – Seven days or fewer- budget less than $15K
Pepperpot: United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

Special Events & Observances – Seven days or fewer – budget over $15K
Pepperpot: Hornercom and Carnegie Mellon University
Ladle: Brian Communications

Special Events –Seven days or more – budget less than $15K
Ladle: Trinseo

Special Events –Seven days or more – budget over $15k
Ladle: Hornercom, Rivers Casino and Carnegie Mellon University
Pepperpot: Brownstein Public Relations and Saint-Gobain

Community Relations
Pepperpot: Allstate Insurance Company
Ladle: PECO

Development or Fundraising
Pepperpot: Hornercom and Carnegie Mellon University

Pro Bono Services
Pepperpot: Buchanan Public Relations
Ladle: JFK Communications

Marketing Communications – New Products and Services
Pepperpot: Klunk & Millan
Ladle: Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board

Marketing Communications- Established Services
Pepperpot: Hornercom and the Pharmacy Times
Ladle: Princeton HealthCare System

Integrated Communications
Pepperpot: Buchanan Public Relations
Ladle: Brownstein and Saint-Gobain

Social Media
Pepperpot: Hornercom and Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House at SugarHouse Casino
Ladle: Buchanan Public Relations

Media Relations: For Profit
Pepperpot: Hornercom, Rivers Casino and Carnegie Mellon University
Ladle: Hornercom and Rivers Casino

Media Relations: Not for Profit
Pepperpot: United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey
Ladle: Hornercom and Carnegie Mellon University


Tactic Categories

Newsletters
Pepperpot: Penn Medicine
Ladle: Penn Medicine

Magazine
Ladle: Penn Medicine
Pepperpot: Rowan University

Brochures
Pepperpot: Penn Medicine

Special-Purpose Publications
Pepperpot: Trinseo
Ladle: Bellevue Communications Group and Pennsylvania Convention Center

Media Kit
Ladle: Hornercom and Hugo’s Frog Bar & Chop House at the SugarHouse Casino

Audio / Video Programs
Pepperpot: United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey
Ladle: Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

Feature Stories
Pepperpot: Hornercom and Pro-Tech Energy Solutions

Editorial / Op-ed
Pepperpot: Bellevue Communications and Philadelphia Works
Ladle: ASTM International

Website
Pepperpot: Drexel University

Blog
Ladle: Penn Medicine

Social Media Platform
Pepperpot: Buchanan Public Relations

Press Conference
Pepperpot: Hornercom and SugarHouse Casino
Ladle: Hornercom and SugarHouse Casino

Infographics
Pepperpot: Buchanan Public Relations
Ladle: Penske

• The Anthony Fulginiti Award for Commitment to Education was awarded to Yasheaka Oakley Owens, owner of YOakleyPR.

• The Maxine Elkin Award for Distinguished Service was awarded to Peggy Leone, director of media relations at Virtua. 

• The Frank X. Long Award for Excellence in Writing was awarded to Daniel Weckerly, communications manager of Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board.

• The DeAnn White Award for Excellence in Community Service was awarded to Michael Gross, senior vice president and chief operating officer at Anne Klein Communications Group. 

• The Anne Sceia Klein Professional Promise Award was awarded to Casey Shea of Rowan University. 

• The President’s Award was given to Becca Barker, owner of Pa-py-ri.

 

2014 Pepperpot Award Winners

Program Categories

Public Service
Pepperpot: Penn Medicine
Ladle: Anne Klein Communications Group and Mercy Life
Case Study

Reputation / Brand Management Program
Pepperpot: Brownstein Group and the Philadelphia Federal Credit Union
Ladle: Hornercom and Rivers Casino

Special Events & Observances – Seven days or fewer- budget under $15K
Pepperpot: 
United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey
Ladle: Simon PR and HomeCare Associates
Case Study

Special Events & Observances – Seven days or fewer – budget over $15K
Pepperpot:
 (TIE) Hornercom and Carnegie Mellon University; United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey
Case Study
Ladle: Karma Agency and Opera Philadelphia

Special Events –Seven days or more – budget under $15K
Ladle: 
LevLane Advertising and Rydal Park Continuing Care Retirement Community
Case Study

Special Events –Seven days or more – budget over $15k
Pepperpot: 
Devine and Partners, the Franklin Institute and the Philadelphia Science Festival
Case Study

Community Relations
Pepperpot: Brownstein Group and Saint-Gobain
Ladle: Furia Rubel Communications and Tinicum Township 

Public Affairs
Pepperpot: 
Jacobson Strategic Communications

Development or Fundraising
Pepperpot:
 Atlantic Cape Community College

Pro Bono Services
Pepperpot: Simon PR and Sister Cities Girlchoir
Case Study

Marketing Communications
Pepperpot: Princeton HealthCare system
Case Study
Ladle: Health Partners Plus

Marketing Communications – New Products and Services
Pepperpot: 
Simon PR and the Dell Music Center
Case Study
Ladle:  Buchanan Public Relations and Yeungling’s Ice Cream
Case Study

Marketing Communications- Established Services
Pepperpot: 
Hornercom and the Pharmacy Times
Case Study
Ladle: United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

Marketing Business to Business
Pepperpot: 
Simon PR and Crossroads Hospice
Ladle: Brownstein Group and the Graham Company

Integrated Communications
Pepperpot: 
Peppercomm and Saint-Gobain North America *BEST OF SHOW
Ladle: Hornercom and Carnegie Mellon University

Crisis Communications and Issues Management
Pepperpot: 
Anne Klein Communications Group and Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital

Internal/Employee Communications
Pepperpot:
Styron, LLC Department of Environmental Health and Safety 

Social Media
Pepperpot: 
Brownstein Group and IKEA
Ladle: Widener University 

Media Relations
Pepperpot: 
Neff Associates and Rex 1516
Ladle: Hornercom and Carnegie Mellon University

Media Relations: For Profit
Pepperpot:
Brownstein Group and Beyond.com
Ladle:Brownstein Group and K12

Media Relations: Not for Profit
Pepperpot:
Drexel University
Ladle:Buchanan Public Relations and the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia

Tactic Categories

Research
Pepperpot: 
Brownstein Group and Beyond.com
Ladle: Anne Klein Communications Group and CPI Companies

Newsletters
Pepperpot:
 Penn Medicine

Magazine
Pepperpot:
 United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

Brochures
Ladle: 
Hornercom and the Pharmacy Times

Annual Report
Ladle: 
Drexel University

Special-Purpose Publications
Pepperpot:
United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey
Ladle:Waldinger Creative and the FMC Corporation 

Audio / Video Programs
Pepperpot:
United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey

Public Service Announcement
Pepperpot:
Tonic Life Communications and Teva

Feature Stories
Pepperpot:
Anne Klein Communications Group and CPI Companies

Editorial / Op-ed
Pepperpot:
LevLane Advertising and the Philadelphia Department of Licenses and Inspections
Ladle: Simon PR and Holy Redeemer

Website
Pepperpot:
Drexel University
Ladle: Furia Rubel Communications and Panitch Schwarze Belisario & Nadel

Blog
Pepperpot:
American Association for Cancer Research
Ladle: Penn Medicine

Social Media Platform:
Pepperpot: Brownstein Group and IKEA
Ladle: Opera Philadelphia
 
Press Conference:
Pepperpot: Hornercom and SugarHouse Casino
 
Direct Mail/Direct Response:
Pepperpot: Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
 
Advertorials:
Pepperpot: Brownstein Group and Beyond.com
 
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2013 Pepperpot Award Winners

Public Service
Pepperpot: 
Penn Medicine
Ladle: Canary Promotion, Knight Foundation

Reputation / Brand Management Program
Pepperpot:
 Simon Public Relations, FMC Corporation
Ladle: RowanUniversity

Special Events & Observances – Seven days or fewer- budget under $15K
Pepperpot:
 Saint-Gobain, Brownstein Group
Ladle: Association Headquarters, Dermatology Nurses’ Association

Special Events & Observances – Seven days or fewer – budget over $15K
Pepperpot:
Aversa PR & Events, Diner en Blanc Philadelphia
Ladle: Opera Philadelphia

Special Events –Seven days or more – budget under $15K
Pepperpot:
 LevLane, Philadelphia Streets Department

Special Events –Seven days or more – budget over $15k
Pepperpot:
 Canary Promotion, Association for Public Art
Ladle: United Way

Community Relations
Pepperpot:
 Saint-Gobain, Brownstein Group
Ladle: Allstate Insurance Company

Public Affairs
Pepperpot:
 Buchanan Public Relations, Pepper Hamilton

Development or Fundraising
Pepperpot:
AtlanticCapeCommunity College

Marketing Communications – New Products and Services
Pepperpot:
 Tonic Life Communications, Lysol
Ladle: Buchanan Public Relations, Yuengling’s Ice Cream

Marketing Communications- Established Services
Pepperpot:
 Hornercom, Pharmacy Times
Ladle: New Jersey American Water

Crisis Communications
Pepperpot:
 Penn Medicine

Internal Communications
Pepperpot:
 Association Headquarters

Highly Targeted PR Program
Pepperpot:
Princeton Healthcare System
Ladle: Tonic Life Communications, Teva Respiratory

Social Media
Pepperpot:
 Association Headquarters, Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association
Ladle: Association Headquarters
Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA)

Media Relations
Pepperpot:
 Neff Associates - Joe’s Steaks and Soda Shop *BEST IN SHOW
Ladle: Hornercom, Byers’ Choice LTD

Newsletters
Pepperpot:
 Penn Medicine

Magazine
Pepperpot:
 United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey
Ladle: Penn Medicine

Brochures
Pepperpot:
 Tonic Life Communications, Janssen R&D
Ladle: Penn Medicine

Annual Report
Pepperpot:
 Opera Philadelphia
Ladle: Waldinger Creative, FMC Corporation

Special-Purpose Publications
Pepperpot:
 United Way
Ladle: Anne Klein Communications, New Jersey American Water

Hard Copy Media
Pepperpot:
 Hornercom, Byers Choice Ltd.

Audio / Video Programs
Pepperpot:
 United Way
Ladle: Opera Philadelphia

Public Service Announcement – Television
Pepperpot:
 Star Group
American Red Cross of Southern PA

Feature Stories
Pepperpot:
 Buchanan Public Relations, Pepper Hamilton LLP
Ladle: Furia Rubel Communications, Hepatitis B Foundation

Editorial / Op-ed
Pepperpot:
 Furia Rubel Communications, Feldman Sheperd
Ladle: Simon Public Relations, Crossroads Hospice

Website
Pepperpot:
 Furia Rubel Communications, Williams Family Law
Ladle: Princeton Healthcare System

Blogging
Pepperpot:
Drexel University
Ladle: Buchanan Public Relations

Social Media Platform
Pepperpot:
 Neff Associates, Geno’s Steaks
Ladle: Swarthmore College