Sturges Word Communications Recognized at 2012 PRISM Awards

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 22, 2012)– Sturges Word Communications (SWC) won three Gold PRISM Awards and four Silver awards for various client campaigns at the latest PRISM Awards Gala hosted by the Greater Kansas City Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA). The 2012 PRISM Awards Gala was held at The Gallery in downtown Kansas City on October 19.

SWC collected a total of seven awards, and the firm was honored in a number of categories, including:

Community Relations: Gold & Category High Score for Kauai Island Electric Utility Hydroelectric Campaign

Crisis Communications: Gold & Category High Score for Kansas Bioscience Authority (KBA) Audit Communications; and Silver for Ash Grove Cement NPR Story

Newsletters: Gold for Ash Grove Cement Neighbors Community Newsletters; and Silver for Foundations Employee Newsletters

Annual Reports: Silver for Ash Grove Cement Annual Shareholders Report

Public Affairs: Silver for KBA Audit Communication and Legislative Outreach

About Sturges Word Communications
Sturges Word Communications is a full-service integrated marketing communications agency with special expertise in the development/real estate, education, financial/professional services, public involvement, retail/hospitality, and utility sectors. We help clients get results with experience and creativity applied to the right mix of communications tools including advertising, branding, community engagement, creative, crisis communications, event planning, public relations, social media strategy, and Web design. Our work is award winning. More importantly, it does what matters to our clients – builds brands, moves product and manages reputations. Sturges Word is a member of the Worldcom Group, the largest network of independent integrated and public relations firms in the world. The company is a certified WBE/DBE vendor.