Contact: Ruwena Healy, CEO
Marketing 24/7, Inc.
Marketing 24/7’s CEO Healy
Wins FOUR PRCA Medallion Awards
BIRMINGHAM, June 21, 2013 – Marketing 24/7 CEO Ruwena Healy, a marketing professional and leader in entrepreneurship, has been awarded four Medallion Awards by the Public Relations Council of Alabama (PRCA). Marketing 24/7, Inc. is a full-service marketing firm that provides marketing and business development strategies, award-entry consulting, public relations and communications planning and execution.
The PRCA Medallion Awards program recognizes the best work of its members with Medallion Awards, Awards of Excellence and Awards of Merit. There are 25 categories of public relations work judged each year which are allocated points for research, planning, implementation, evaluation of results and creativity.
“I am honored to be recognized for these prestigious awards by my peers in the public relations industry. I am especially proud to be nominated among some of the most talented professionals in our region,” Healy says.
Marketing 24/7 and Healy received awards in the following categories:
Medallion Award for “Writing for Public Relations, Public Relations or Marketing Plan”.
Awards of Excellence for “Writing for Public Relations: Opinion/Editorial” and “Writing for Public Relations: Proposal/Grant Award of Excellence”.
Awards of Merit for “Special Public Relations Program, Short Term: Budget under $10,000”.
Having garnered numerous international, national, state and local awards, Healy specializes in helping businesses position their companies to win awards in their industries and to promote their awards effectively through social media.
“Winning awards and promoting your nominations through social media is the perfect way to set your business apart from the competition,” says Healy. Her work also earned her a Gold Stevie Award in the 2012 Stevie Awards for Women In Business, and she is an honorable mention in the Enterprising Women of the Year Award Winners Class of 2013.
Healy regularly contributes to business publications and news websites such as PR News’ Crisis Management Guidebook, al.com, Birmingham Business Journal, and The Birmingham News. Healy maintains a marketing-strategy blog at www.mastermarketing247.com and she was named a 1st runner up in the Birmingham Business Journal’s 2012 Social Madness competition for social media engagement.
About Marketing 24/7, Inc.
Marketing 24/7 is a full-service marketing firm that provides marketing and business development strategies, award-entry consulting, public relations and communications planning and execution. This year, the firm celebrates its eighth anniversary and has grown to one of Birmingham’s top-ranked PR agencies. It has a diverse client base and has earned a Gold Stevie Award in the American Business Awards and the Stevie Awards for Women In Business, a Bronze Stevie Award for communications and PR campaign of the year, and a Platinum Award from Hermes Creative. For more information, visit www.marketing247.net.