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Welcome to

THE 15 UNDER 35 AWARDS

The FIRST awards for the Greater NY PR Community's foremost talent and emerging leaders,
awarded by the NY PR community - recognizing young leaders for their hard work and innovation.
Saturday, September 26, 2020 | 11:00A - 1:00P
Thank You to our 15 Under 35 Awards Sponsor:
Business Wire

KATE RYAN & SABRINA BROWNE

PRSA-NY 15 UNDER 35 AWARD WINNERS

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OUR KEYNOTE SPEAKER
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PETER SHANKMAN

The New York Times has called Peter Shankman "a rockstar who knows everything about social media and then some." He is a 5x best selling author, entrepreneur and corporate keynote speaker, focusing on customer service and the new and emerging customer and neurotatypical economy. With three startup launches and exits under his belt, (most notably Help a Reporter Out) Peter is recognized worldwide for radically new ways of thinking about the customer experience, social media, PR, marketing, advertising, and ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) and the new Neurodiverse and Remote economies.

Peter is a worldwide influencer and/or spokesperson for several global brands including Sylvania Lighting, National Car Rental, Manscaped.com, Thule, and many others.

OUR FEATURED PANELIST

RICH MASTERS

As EVP for Public Affairs, Rich Masters leads an integrated communications, branding and marketing strategy for the organization, including overseeing the policy communications that support the advocacy goals across each of BIO’s sections.

Prior to joining BIO in June 2019, Rich was an executive vice president at Qorvis Communications where his clients included national trade associations, multinational corporations, foreign nations and political leaders in the United States and around the globe.

Beginning in 1996 until 2003, he served as communications and senior policy advisor to U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu (D-LA), managing complex environmental, healthcare, energy, and trade issues.

Rich began his career as an on-air radio personality, then became a highly rated television host and award-winning political journalist in Louisiana before transitioning into political campaign work.

He holds a BA in Political Science and Mass Communications from St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa.

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Pre-Show Panel & Presentation

A Conversation with Marg Miranda-Abate & Rich Masters

 

Our Feature Presentation

Post-Show 15 Under 35 Awards Chat

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