20 Feb Digital Storytellers GillespieHall Public Relations Win Five 2020 International AVA Digital Awards
Delaware-based Public Relations firm GillespieHall has won five 2020 AVA Digital Awards, three of them gold, for their innovative PR campaigns. AVA Digital Awards is an international competition that recognizes outstanding work by creative professionals involved in the concept, direction, design, and production of media that is part of the evolution of digital communication.
GillespieHall was recognized in five categories:
- Gold | ILC Dover Astrospace Website | Landing Page
- Gold | Brandywine Counseling Project IMPACT Advocacy Video on AIDS | Digital Marketing
- Gold | GillespieHall Friday InsiGHts | E-Newsletter
- Honorable Mention | Interactive Social Media (Large Residential Developer)
- Honorable Mention | Corporate Video (Large Charter School)
“We are always looking for innovative ways to keep our clients relevant,” says Bridget Paverd, GillespieHall founding partner. “Being heard in this deafening digital culture is a challenge; at GillespieHall we work collaboratively, enhancing each other’s creative role by providing additional context and vision. That collaboration adds a richness to our campaigns rarely seen in other PR firms.”
The AVA Digital Award was designed to pay tribute to the magnificent evolution of the audio-visual and web industries. Judges are industry professionals who look for companies whose talent exceeds a high standard of excellence and whose work serves as a benchmark for the industry. This year there were over 2,500 entries from throughout the United States, Canada, and 23 other countries.
“Online storytelling is a discipline and an art,” said GillespieHall Vice President of Operations, Behaviorist Clara Mattucci. “A typical Internet user has only a few seconds to scan information. As digital marketers we must quickly connect with audiences, engage them in the story, and entice them to take meaningful action.”
GillespieHall is a public relations firm based in Hockessin, Delaware. The firm is recognized for targeted storytelling, behavior changing media initiatives, crisis management, brand rejuvenation, and integrated digital communication.
AVA Digital Awards is administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals (AMCP). The international organization consists of several thousand production.