PR News Names Eric Mower + Associates a Top Place to Work
SYRACUSE, NY — Eric Mower + Associates has been named one of the Top Places to Work in Public Relations by PR News. The annual competition honors the best agencies and organizations in the industry whose culture, benefits, and career opportunities enable employees to thrive and grow. EMA will be recognized at a Nov. 29 luncheon at The National Press Club in Washington, D.C.
Agencies and organizations were required to submit a comprehensive application outlining the past year’s initiatives and accomplishments. Entries were judged by a panel of PR executives and PR News editors.
EMA implemented several new initiatives this past year to fuel agency and staff growth, including a new strategic planning and performance measurement system; EMA Connect, the agency’s mentoring program; EMA Insight, the agency's research, strategy, planning and analytics group; two specialty practice groups, Contractors and New Moms; and INTERNation, an intern blog.
This is the third national award that EMA has won this year for being a great place to work in the communications industry. EMA was named the 5th Best Place to Work in Marketing by Advertising Age. EMA was also named an Agency of the Year in the 2012 Bulldog Stars of PR Awards by Bulldog Reporter, earning a silver award in the midsize agency category.
EMA, an independent digitally integrated marketing communications firm, has a $10.1-million Public Relations + Public Affairs group that comprises more than 50 team members. EMA’s PR + PA team is well-balanced in consumer and business-to-business PR, and has specialized expertise in public affairs, crisis and reputation management, executive training and cause-related marketing. EMA also has extensive experience in developing and managing PR campaigns with strong social media and digital strategies.
About Eric Mower + Associates
EMA is an integrated marketing communications agency with specialized expertise in business-to-business marketing, public relations and public affairs, consumer advertising, shopper marketing and digital/direct/relationship marketing. With offices in Buffalo, Rochester, Syracuse and Albany, N.Y.; Cincinnati; Charlotte, N.C.; and Atlanta, EMA serves clients throughout the United States. EMA also serves many of its clients through thenetworkone, the world’s largest independent network of advertising, creative, digital, media and marketing agencies covering 65 countries. EMA belongs to the American Association of Advertising Agencies and IPREX, a worldwide partnership of independent public relations firms. Named #5 on Advertising Age’s Best Places to Work 2012 list, EMA has 250 professionals and $236 million in capitalized billings for 2012. Visit www.mower.com for more information.
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