Cognito Senior Account Executive Angela Byrne Named PR Rookie of the Year
Byrne receives honor recognizing exceptional achievement and potential
NEW YORK – October 1, 2012 – PR Daily, a leading news site in the public relations, marketing, social media and media worlds, named Cognito’s Angela Byrne the 2012 PR Rookie of the Year in recognition of her contribution as an outstanding young public relations professional who displays exceptional achievement and potential.
“Angela represents what is best about young people coming into our profession today,” said Mark Ragan, CEO of Ragan Communications and publisher of PR Daily. “She is ambitious, imaginative and fluent in all things social media and her colleagues adore her. What more can you ask?”
The prestigious PR Daily Awards are widely recognized in the PR and corporate communications industry. Winners and honorable mentions were selected among hundreds of entries.
“Angela is a shining example of a stellar PR professional and the standards we hold ourselves to at Cognito. Every day, Angela demonstrates passion for understanding the financial services industry, commitment to her clients and ownership of company initiatives. The PR Daily award recognizes the kind of talent we pride ourselves on employing and our investment in our team,” said Binna Kim, Vice President, Cognito.
The PR Daily Awards Luncheon was held on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, at the Newseum in Washington, D.C.