Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Jeff Patterson, Senior VP / Director of Public Relations

Swanson Russell received eight Paper Anvil Awards at the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Nebraska Chapter’s 2014 Gala.

Swanson Russell won four Awards of Excellence and four Awards of Merit. Awards of Excellence represented work for clients including, the Propane Education and Research Council (PERC), Leupold & Stevens, Inc., and SIG SAUER. Awards of Merit were accepted on behalf of PERC, Blue Star Gas and FMC.

“These awards are meaningful because they emphasize results based on measurable objectives,” said Jeff Patterson, APR, senior vice president/director of public relations at Swanson Russell. “Our public relations staff worked closely with clients and account team members to plan and execute this impactful work. We appreciate PRSA Nebraska for the opportunity to have it evaluated and recognized by our peers.”

PRSA Nebraska’s Paper Anvil Awards honor organizations that have successfully addressed a public relations issue with skill, creativity and resourcefulness. Swanson Russell was recognized for work in the categories of crisis communications, media kits, videos, special event/trade show, marketing consumer products, marketing business to business and editorial op-ed columns.