EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- MWW (www.mww.com), one of the top-ten global independent public relations firms, announced today that it has once again been named to PR News' "Top Places to Work in PR" list for 2012. The list honors outstanding organizations in the areas of workplace culture and career advancement opportunities, as judged by a panel of blue-chip PR executives and PR News staff. MWW has been recognized on the "Top Places to Work in PR" list each year since 2009.
"Nothing matters more to us here at MWW than our clients and our employees, and we work hard every day to create a workplace culture that enables staff to earn more than just a paycheck," said Michael W. Kempner, president and CEO of MWW. "This award means a tremendous amount because it truly reflects our values and priorities – and our focus on creating an environment where employees enjoy coming into work every day."
In addition, PR News has recognized a number of MWW's executives and professionals as finalists for PR People of the Year, including Michael Kempner, founder and CEO (Professional of the Year: Agency); Carreen Winters, EVP, Reputation Management (PR Blogger of the Year); Jared Hendler, EVP, Global Director of Digital and Creative Services (Digital Communications Leader of the Year); William Murray (Government and Public Affairs Professional of the Year); Rich Tauberman, EVP, Government Affairs (Crisis Professional of the Year); Deana Perlmutter, SVP, Deputy General Manager (Government & Public Affairs Professional of the Year); Jessica Shearer, VP, Director of Marketing (Internal Communicator and Trainer of the Year); and Christine Marra, Account Director (Account Director of the Year).
Winners will be honored at the PR News PR People, 15-to-Watch & Top Places to Work in PR Awards Luncheon at The National Press Club in Washington, D.C. on November 29, 2012.
MWW is one of the nation's top mid-sized public relations firms and one of the ten largest independent global agencies. The firm is industry-recognized for its work in consumer lifestyle marketing, digital marketing and social media, corporate communications, public affairs and government relations, consumer technology, healthcare and visual branding.
MWW's approach to building and accelerating relevance for clients has been recognized with top industry awards, including the 2012 "PR Agency of the Year," by the International Business Awards, 2011 "Midsize Agency of the Year" by the Holmes Report as well as "Digital Firm of the Year" and "Top Places to Work in PR" by PR News. For more information on the firm's capabilities and "Matter More" commitment, visit www.mww.com. Connect with MWW on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest and Google Plus.