Awards

THO has received over 100 awards for excellence in public relations, including recognition for overall campaign strategy, media writing and placements, marketing, advertising and branding campaigns; collateral materials, design and special events. Our most recent recognition includes three PRism awards – the highest honor presented by the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA), as well as several platinum and gold awards from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals’ Hermes Creative Awards program.

 

2016 Awards

Hermes Creative Awards, Platinum Winner 
Product Launch
HGA Architects and Engineers

Hermes Creative Awards, Platinum Winner 
Comm/Marketing Campaign
Four Seasons Private Residences – Los Angeles

Hermes Creative Awards, Honorable Mention
Magazine Placement
Kennedy Wilson

Hermes Creative Awards, Honorable Mention
Writing/Publication Article
Apartment Association of Greater Los Angeles

60 Largest Independent PR Firms of Los Angeles
Ranked by the Los Angeles Business Journal


2015 Awards

Hermes Creative Awards, Platinum Winner 
Newspaper Placement, Silicon Valley Business Journal
HGA Architects and Engineers

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
One-Time Media Event
Auction.com

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
Radio Placement
Dr. Pave

Top 25 Independent PR Firms of Los Angeles
Ranked by the Los Angeles Business Journal

 

2014 Awards

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, PRism Award
Media Placement, Online, FORM Magazine
HGA Architects and Engineers

Top 25 Independent PR Firms of Los Angeles
Ranked by the Los Angeles Business Journal

 

2013 Awards

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
Newspaper Placement, Los Angeles Times
USC Bedrosian Center on Governance

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
Website Design
PMI Design

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
Magazine Placement, Shopping Center Business
Nadel Architects

Hermes Creative Awards, Honorable Mention
Pro Bono
PV Ballet

Top 25 Independent PR Firms of Los Angeles
Ranked by the Los Angeles Business Journal


2012 Awards

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, PRism Award
Internal Communications, Media Writing, “New PR Update”
Lee & Associates

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, Award of Excellence
Ongoing Product or Service Program, “Lee & Associates’ 2011-2012 PR Program”
Lee & Associates

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, Award of Excellence
Media Broadcast, “WEA Drones”
Westside Estate Agency

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, Award of Excellence
Social Media Writing
NxGen Modular

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, Award of Excellence
Feature Writing
Nadel

MarCom Awards, Platinum
Media Relations
Lee & Associates

MarCom Awards, Gold
Feature Story
Nadel

MarCom Awards, Gold
Website
Carlee Construction

MarCom Awards, Honorable Mention
Media Placement
Westside Estate Agency

MarCom Awards, Honorable Mention
Trade Show Banner
NxGen Modular

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
Pro Bono
Los Angeles Headquarters Association

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
Television Placement
Westside Estate Agency

Hermes Creative Awards, Honorable Mention
Audio/Podcast
Gumbiner Savett

Top 25 Independent PR Firms of Los Angeles
Ranked by the Los Angeles Business Journal


2011 Awards

MarCom Awards, Platinum
Communications/PR program
Lee & Associates

MarCom Awards, Gold
Social Media Site
Westwood Financial

MarCom Awards, Honorable Mention
Pro Bono
Los Angeles Headquarters Association

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
Push Communications, “Jonathan Lansner on Real Estate”
Lee & Associates

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
Media Writing, “Masters of Modern Retail Design”
RTKL

Hermes Creative Awards, Honorable Mention
Online Placement, “Chris Cooper as New CEO”
Charles Dunn Company


2010 Awards

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, PRism Award
Feature Story, Media Writing, “Masters of Modern Retail Design”
RTKL Associates Inc.

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, Award of Excellence
Ongoing Product or Service Program, “Lee & Associates’ 2009-2010 PR Program”
Lee & Associates

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, Award of Excellence
Newsletter (Hard or Electronic): Corporate Internal, “Lee & Associates Newsletter”
Lee & Associates

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, Award of Excellence
Media Placements, Online, “Chris Cooper, CEO”
Charles Dunn Company

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, Award of Excellence
Digital Public Relations Tactics (Social Media): Push Communications, “A Pitch in Less Than 140 Characters”
Lee & Associates

Hermes Creative Awards, Platinum Winner
Writing/Publication, “Reaching Key Hospital Facility Managers for RTKL”
RTKL

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
Newspaper, “Broker Teams Can Boost Odds for Success”
Charles Dunn

Hermes Creative Awards, Honorable Mention
Magazine, “Power of Connection”
Pircher, Nichols & Meeks

 

2009 Awards

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, PRism Award
Feature Story, Media Writing, “Reaching Hospital Facility Managers”
RTKL Associates Inc.

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, PRism Award
Media Writing, Pitch Letter, “Pitching RTKL to its top Media Hit”
RTKL Associates Inc.

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, Award of Excellence
Media Placements, Online, “Exploring RTKL’s Healthcare Master Planning Expertise”
RTKL Associates Inc.

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, Award of Excellence
Media Placement, Print, “Charles Dunn Company’s Rat Pack”
Charles Dunn Company

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, Award of Excellence
Ongoing Product or Service, Business-to-Business, “Lee & Associates’ 2008-2009 PR Program”
Lee & Associates

Public Relations Society of America PRisms, Award of Excellence
Media Writing, Op/Ed, “WWCOT Opinion Piece on Measure Q”
WWCOT Architects

Hermes Creative Awards, Platinum Winner
Advertorial Writing, “The Residential Market: What Will 2009 Bring?”
Coldwell Banker

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
Byline Article Writing, “Making the Grade”
WWCOT Architects

 

2008 Awards

Hermes Creative Awards, Platinum Winner
Magazine Placement, “Long Overdue”
HGA

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
Magazine Placement, “Community Hospital North”
RTKL

The Communicator Awards
Award of Excellence
Publicity Campaign: Community Hospital North
RTKL

The Communicator Awards
Award of Distinction
Newspaper Placement, “The Changing Face of Beverly Hills”
Charles Dunn

 

2007 Awards

Hermes Creative Awards, Platinum Winner
Magazine Placement, “To the Vintner Goes the Spoils”
HGA

Hermes Creative Awards, Gold Winner
Integrated Marketing Materials, “3 New Icons of Community Pride”
HGA

The Communicator 2007 Print Media
Honorable Mention
Publicity Campaign: Healthcare Sector Publicity
RTKL

PRSA Prism Award
Media Writing: Feature Story
RTKL

PRSA Prism Award
Logo Redesign
The Hoyt Organization

PRSA Award of Excellence
Media Placements- Online
Lee & Associates


2006 Awards

The Communicator Awards
Corporate Capabilities Brochure
Lee & Associate

The Communicator Awards
Publicity/Magazine Placement
“Surprise It’s A Hospital”
RTKL Associates Inc.


2005 Awards

MarCom Creative Awards
Publicity Campaign
Lee & Associates

MarCom Creative Awards
Creativity Design-Corporate Brochure
Lee & Associates

PRSA Prism Award
Corporate Brand
Lee & Associates

PRSA Prism Award
Media Writing-Feature Story
RTKL Associates Inc.

The Communicator Awards
Crystal Award
“Bringing Back Old Hollywood”
Writing/Magazine Placement
StarPoint Properties

The Communicator Awards
Crystal Award
“RTKL Contract Magazine”
Magazine Placement
RTKL Associates Inc.


2004 Awards

Marcom Creative Awards
“Sarbanes-Oxley: No Room for Procrastination”
Rothstein Kass Co.

MarCom Creative Awards
Media Coverage Analysis
RTKL Associates Inc. Healthcare Sector

The Communicator Awards
Crystal Award
Younan Properties Brochure

The Communicator Awards
Crystal Award
RTKL/The Indiana Heart Hospital


2003 Awards

The Communicator Awards
Crystal Award
Brochure –Business to Business

The Communicator Awards
Crystal Award
Publicity –Feature Article


2002 Awards

PRSA Prism Awards
Award of Excellence
For Excellence in Non-Profit
Budget under $15,000
Light Up a Life Event
Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice


2001 Awards

PCLA 2001 Pro Awards
Public Communicators of Los Angeles
Award of Excellence First Place
Writing -News Release
L.A. Entertainment Center News Release
RTKL Associates, Inc.

PCLA 2001 Pro Awards
Public Communicators of Los Angeles
Award of Excellence Second Place-Continuing External Publication
Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice Newsletter
Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice

PCLA 2001 Pro Awards
Public Communicators of Los Angeles
Award of Excellence Second Place-Special Event
Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice: Light Up a Life
Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice

PRSA 2001 PRISM Awards
Public Relations Society of America
Writing -News Release
L.A. Entertainment Center News Release
RTKL Associates, Inc.

PRSA 2001 PRISM Awards
Public Relations Society of America
Continuing External Publication
Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice Newsletter
Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice


2000 Awards

PCLA 2000 Pro Awards
Public Communicators of Los Angeles
Award of Excellence First Place — Continuing External Publication
Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice Newsletter
Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice

PCLA 2000 Pro Awards
Public Communicators of Los Angeles
Award of Excellence Second Place — Continuing Program
The Puente Hills Mall Comeback
Puente Hills Mall


1999 Awards

PCLA 1999 PRo Awards
Public Communicators of Los Angeles
Honorable Mention – Continuing Program
The Puente Hills Mall Comeback
Puente Hills Mall


1998 Awards

NACORE Apgar Awards 1998
National Association of Corporate Real Executives
Honorable Mention
Bylined Article: Corporate Real Estate Executive
“Nuances Abound in Leasing New York Space.”
Cushman Realty Corporation

PCLA 1998 PRo Awards
Public Communicators of Los Angeles
Award of Excellence Second Place – Special Event
Kidz Stuff Children’s Health Festival
Torrance Memorial Medical Center

PCLA 1998 PRo Awards
Public Communicators of Los Angeles
Award of Excellence Second Place
Writing – News Feature
“Hong Kong; It’s Still Full-Steam Ahead for
Asia’s Powerful Economic Engine”
RTKL Associates Inc.

PCLA 1998 PRo Awards
Public Communicators of Los Angeles
Honorable Mention
Energy Deregulation and You Conference
Keystone Pacific Property Management, Inc.

PRSA 1998 PRism Awards
Public Relations Society of America
First Place Prism Award – One Time Event
Light Up a Life
Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice

PRSA 1998 PRism Awards
Public Relations Society of America
First Place Prism Award – Feature Article
“Hong Kong; It’s Still Full-Steam Ahead for
Asia’s Powerful Economic Engine”
RTKL Associates Inc.


1997 Awards

NACORE Apgar Awards 1997
National Association of Corporate Real Executives
Award for Excellence
Bylined Article: Corporate Real Estate Executive
“Synthetic Lease Strategy”
Cushman Realty Corporation

PCLA 1997 PRo Awards
Public Communicators of Los Angeles
Award of Excellence First Place
Continuing External Publication
DHT/Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice Newsletter

PCLA 1997 PRo Awards
Award of Excellence Second Place
“Judicial Foreclosure: What is Fair Value” Symposium
Pircher, Nichols & Meeks

PCLA 1997 PRo Awards
Award of Excellence Second Place
Writing – News Feature
“Entertainment and Imagination Add Sizzle to Retail”
RTKL Associates Inc. – Retail Asia

PRSA 1997 PRism Awards
Public Relations Society of America
Certificate of Merit – One Time Event
Judicial Foreclosure Conference
Pircher, Nichols & Meeks

PRSA 1997 PRism Awards
Certificate of Merit
The Home Hospice Newsletter
Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice

PRSA 1997 PRism Awards
Certificate of Merit – One Time Event
Kidz Stuff Health Fair
Torrance Memorial Medical Center


1996 Awards

NACORE Apgar Awards 1996
National Association of Corporate Real Executives
Award for Excellence
Bylined Article: Corporate Real Estate Executive
“Hidden Efficiencies in the Multiproperty Sale”
Pircher, Nichols & Meeks

PCLA 1996 PRo Awards
Award of Excellence Second Place
Bylined Article: Corporate Real Estate Executive
“South Korea and China: Emerging Markets for U.S. Firms”
RTKL Associates Inc.

PCLA 1996 PRo Awards
Award of Excellence Second Place
Continuing Program
DHT/Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice Newsletter

PCLA 1996 PRo Awards
Honorable Mention
Bylined Article: Urban Land
“Affordable Housing Developments in Mexico”
RTKL Associates Inc.

PRSA PRism Awards 1996
Public Relations Society of America
Non-Profit Newsletter – First Place
DHT/Torrance Memorial Home Health & Hospice Newsletter

PRSA PRism Awards 1996
Certificate of Merit
For Outstanding Accomplishment in the Category of Brochure
Pircher, Nichols & Meeks Capabilities Brochure


1995 Awards

IABC Ace Awards 1995
The International Association of Business Communicators
Award for Communication Excellence
Writing – General Feature Category
Shopping Centre News: “New Wave in Asian Retail Centers”
RTKL Associates Inc.

PCLA 1995 PRo Awards
Award of Excellence First Place
Continuing External Publication
Anaheim Plaza Newsletter/The Grapevine

PCLA 1995 PRo Awards
Award of Excellence Second Place – Special Event
SCMBA Community Home Buying Fair

PRSA PRism Awards 1995
Certificate of Merit
For Outstanding Accomplishment in the Category of Corporate Communications
RTKL Associates Inc.


Prior Awards

BOMA 1990 Journal Ad Awards
Building Owners and Managers Association
Honorable Mention
The Faulkner Company Ad
Lead, follow or get out of the way

NACORE Apgar Awards 1993
National Association of Corporate Real Estate Executives
Award for Excellence
Bylined Article: Corporate Real Estate Executive
“Passport to Success in the Global Marketplace”
RTKL Associates Inc.

PCLA 1994 PRo Awards
Award of Excellence Second Place
Continuing External Publication
South Bay Hospital Newsletter

PCLA 1991 PRo Awards
Award of Excellence First Place
Continuing Program
The Faulkner Company