DCA HONORED FOR VISIONARY STRATEGIES THROUGH PRSA VOX AWARDS
Creative communications consulting firm receives 14 awards for Memphis-based campaigns
MEMPHIS—The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) presented creative communications consulting firm DCA with fourteen awards—including “Best in Show”—during its 25th annual VOX Awards ceremony.
DCA was awarded “Best in Show” for the public relations strategy and representation of Memphis Greenspace, Inc. for its renowned approach to lawfully remove Memphis’ confederate statues. The firm’s orchestration of a succinctly disseminated public message and a nationally-covered press conference placed a deserving spotlight on Memphis for its innovative model.
In addition to Best in Show, PRSA honored DCA for the following client engagements. VOX stands as the highest honor, followed by a Gold designation. Out of 22 categories, DCA received 14 awards including:
MEMPHIS PUBLIC LIBRARIES - “START HERE” CAMPAIGN
VOX - Marketing Communications/Promotions Campaign
VOX - Social Media Campaign
VOX - Email Newsletter
AMAZON HQ2 #MEMPHISDELIVERS
GOLD - Social Media Campaign
MEMPHIS GREENSPACE - CONFEDERATE STATUE REMOVAL
BEST IN SHOW
VOX - Media Relations Campaign
VOX - Media Tactics — News Release: Hard/Breaking News
LRK - LEED PLATINUM DESIGNATION FOR CROSSTOWN CONCOURSE
VOX - Media Tactic – News Feature
FOLK’S FOLLY - 40th ANNIVERSARY CAMPAIGN
GOLD - Integrated Communications Campaign
EXPLORE BIKE SHARE - PRE-LAUNCH COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT & REBRAND
VOX - Community Relations Campaign
VOX - Print Tactics – Visual Elements
MERI/GENESIS - REBRAND
VOX - Print Tactics — Visual Elements
BIG RIVER CROSSING - ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY
VOX - Public Service Campaign
TSUNAMI - BEER PAIRING DINNER
GOLD - Print Tactics – Visual Elements
Submissions for this year’s PRSA VOX Awards were limited to the April 1, 2017-March 31, 2018 time period.
“We’re privileged to work for and alongside visionary clients who see the value in strategic communications and whose products and services, in turn, add immense value to the fabric of our active, growing city,” said Doug Carpenter, principal of DCA.
“It’s remarkable to experience what these organizations have collectively accomplished in just one year,” said Cara Greenstein, DCA PR and social media manager. “What an honor to be associated.”
ABOUT DCA. DCA is a Memphis-based creative communications consulting firm that leverages its relationships and experiences to provide business-based creative communications solutions. Learn more online at dcamemphis.com.
ABOUT PRSA. Chartered in 1947, the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) is the world’s largest and foremost organization of public relations professionals with more than 22,000 public relations and communications professionals, in addition to more than 10,000 university and college students through the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA). Learn more at prsa.org.