Delgado Communications and Marketing Team Receives Two PRSA New Orleans Fleurish Awards

December 01, 2022

The Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) New Orleans Chapter has honored the Delgado Community College Communications and Marketing team with two Fleurish Awards recognizing outstanding achievement in professional communication.

The Delgado Community College 100th Anniversary Gala received a Fleurish Award of Merit in the category of Campaigns: Brief Special Events/Observances, Nonprofit/Association. The Delgado 100th Anniversary Gala at the National WWII Museum on September 23, 2022 was supported by the Delgado Communications and Marketing team working in cooperation with the college’s Centennial Committee.

The post-event news release about the Delgado 100th Anniversary Gala won a Fleurish Award of Merit in the category of Outstanding Elements, Print: News Releases.

The Delgado Communications and Marketing team is: Tony Cook, Director of Communications and Marketing; Hilton Guidry, Web Content Specialist; Leslie Salinero, Creative Services Coordinator; Tyler Scheuermann, Athletics Communications/Advancement Coordinator; and Todd Taylor, Videographer/Photographer.  

Fleurish Award winners are determined by an independent panel of public relations specialists from around the country. The awards were presented at a recent ceremony attended by PRSA New Orleans members and leaders.

PRSA advances the Public Relations profession and PR professionals by providing learning and development opportunities, setting standards of excellence and upholding principles of ethics for members and the global public relations profession. It is the largest and most prominent organization for Public Relations professionals worldwide.

PRSA members are represented in a total of 110 Chapters and 14 Professional Interest Sections, as well as nearly 375 college and university campuses in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Argentina, Colombia and Peru through its student organization, the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA).

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PRSA is celebrating its 75th Anniversary in 2022. The organization was born in 1947 when the American Council on Public Relations and the National Association of Public Relations Counsel merged to form the Public Relations Society of America.