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Allen & Gerritsen Wins Multiple Honors at Philadelphia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America’s Annual Pepperpot Awards


PHILADELPHIA, PA January 21, 2021Allen & Gerritsen (A&G), an independent, creative-led advertising and public relations agency in Boston and Philadelphia, won three awards at the Philadelphia Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America’s (PRSA) 53rd Annual Pepperpot and Achievement Awards. A&G earned one first place honor, a Pepperpot, and two second place honors, Ladles, for its integrated work with the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund (LDF).

The PRSA Pepperpot Awards are a staple in the Philadelphia region, recognizing best-in-class PR campaigns, tactics and professionals. Honors for A&G’s work include:

  • Pepperpot
    • Public Affairs for Rescinding the Trump Administration’s Executive Order banning Diversity, Equity and Inclusion training
  • Ladle
    • Integrated Communications for Introducing the inaugural cohort of the Marshall-Motley Scholars Program
    • Multicultural Communications for Introducing the Marshall-Motley Scholars Program

The 53rd Annual Pepperpot and Achievement Awards ceremony was held on December 1, 2021. A total of 90 entries were judged independently by PRSA Central Michigan across more than 25 public relations categories to ensure impartial results. PRSA Philadelphia is the nation’s fifth largest PRSA Chapter for professionals in communications disciplines and provides opportunities for professional development, mentoring and networking.

About Allen & Gerritsen

Allen & Gerritsen. Boston & Philadelphia. Independent & Integrated. Creativity & Purpose. Communications & Experiences. Data & Humanity. Black Lives Matter & Climate Change is Real. A&G builds the “Brand’s Best Self” through Creative Platforms, Strategic Insights, Communications Planning, Performance Media, Public Relations, Social Media, Influencer Marketing, Outcomes Driven Analytics, Brand Integration, & more.

Recent credits include: Safety 1st, NAACP Legal Defense Fund, Blue Cross Blue Shield Massachusetts, Philadelphia Flyers, Citrix, Albolene, Penn State THON and Four Diamonds, Allegheny College, LexisNexis, Cystex, UniFirst, Richard King Mellon Foundation, Power Home Remodeling, PG&H, Visit Philadelphia, Certain Dri, Ameresco, Northeastern University, Fresenius, AmeriHealth Caritas, Caron Treatment Centers, National Organization on Disability & more.

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