Columbia, SC — The South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics (GSSM) Foundation Marketing Department was recognized by the South Carolina Chapter of Public Relations Society of America (SCPRSA) with five Silver Wing Awards. Lauren Shirley, the GSSM Foundation’s PR & Marketing Coordinator, was named SCPRSA Rookie of the Year, awarded to a practitioner with less than three years of experience in the public relations field.
SCPRSA hosted its annual Mercury Awards on May 4 to recognize South Carolina communications professionals for their outstanding work. Silver Wing Awards recognize innovative and superior tactics used in public relations.
Silver Wing Awards of Excellence:
GSSM Prospective Student eNewsletter - Newsletters, Digital
GSSM View Book 2016 - Brochures, Print
#GSSM12Days Social Media Campaign - Social Media
SCGSSM.org - Websites, External
Silver Wing Awards of Merit:
GSSM Alumni Magazine - Magazines, external audiences primarily
Lauren Shirley – Rookie of the Year
Led by Kim Bowman, CEO, the GSSM Foundation Marketing Department consists on Alison Mann, Director of Marketing, and Lauren Shirley, PR & Marketing Coordinator. They also work with Nick Kask of Kask Creativity, Cyberwoven, and Sandy Andrews, professional photographer.
Pictured above: Director of Marketing Alison Mann and PR & Marketing Coordinator Lauren Shirley