Awards

The Innovative PR team prides itself in producing professional work and, in turn, we’ve won a few professional awards!

AMPS Silver Award: 2017 #teamUCM Social Media Night

Social Media Club of KC

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The recognition for the 2017 #teamUCM Social Media Night continued on June 19th, 2018 when IPR took home its second professional award of the summer. IPR was awarded an AMPS Silver Award for an in-house, multi-channel campaign. The agency competed against several for-profit organizations, making this victory even more impressive. This is the fifth award in firm history.

The campaign ushered in more than 1.2 million media impressions and the spring 2017 team raised more than $2000 in donations over the course of three weeks.

 

 

 

 

 

Quill Award: 2017 #teamUCM Social Media Night

KC International Association of Business Communicators

IMG_3055.JPGInnovative PR’s 2017 rendition of #teamUCM Social Media Night received acclaim from the KC IABC chapter on June 7th, 2018. The social media event was the most successful in IPR’s history, championing more than 1.2 million media impressions and raising over $2000 in donations/giveaways. Most impressive, the entire event planning and implementation lasted three weeks, from only four students. The hard work definitely paid off!

 

 

 

 

KANSAS CITY PRISM AWARD: Together We’re Stronger campaign

Greater Kansas City PRSA

IPR PRISM awardInnovative PR’s Together We’re Stronger campaign, benefiting the DeLaSalle Education Center of Kansas City was awarded a 2016 silver PRISM award. The campaign spanned three separate semesters, each emphasizing a different aspect of event planning. Students worked with 1973 UCM alumnus, Larry Schnieders, on advertising, promotion, and event planning for the TWS movie.

 

 

 

 

KANSAS CITY QUILL AWARD:
#teamUCM campaign

KCQuills

During the fall 2012 and spring 2013 semesters, the Innovative PR team planned UCM’s first-ever social media event, #teamUCM. The fully integrated campaign, using social media, digital and traditional media, garnered much attention from the UCM community. The campaign was awarded a Kansas City Quill from the KC chapter of International Association of Business Communicators. Read the #teamUCM case study here.

 

 

 

 

 

HIGHER EDUCATION ADVERTISING AWARD:
Gold Award, Top PR Program category  for Show Me Justice Film Festival campaign

GoldWinner_IPR_photoDuring the summer and fall 2012 semesters, three Innovative PR team members developed a campaign to promote the third annual Show Me Justice Film Festival. The campaign included an advertising plan and outreach using social and traditional media. The 28th Annual Educational Advertising Awards, sponsored by the Higher Education Marketing Report, recognized UCM with a Gold Award in the Top PR Program category. The award was won in competition with professional agencies. Read more here.

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