PR firm wins for work in Reputation/Brand Management and Integrated Communication categories





PORTLAND, Ore. (Nov. 25, 2019) – A.wordsmith, a boutique communications firm specializing in thought leadership public relations and writing, took home two Spotlight Awards of Merit from PRSA Oregon during the annual award ceremony on November 6.

The firm was acknowledged for strategic campaigns that it built and executed for clients PK and Levy Restaurants over the past 12 months. A.wordsmith’s work with for PK was recognized in the integrated communications category and reputation/brand management for Levy Restaurants’ locations of Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse and Line & Lure Seafood at ilani.

“Thanks to PRSA Oregon for putting on the Spotlight Awards each year. It’s always a great celebration and certainly an honor to be recognized for excellent client work by our peers in the industry,” said Ann Smith, president and founder of A.wordsmith.

PRSA Oregon hosts the annual Spotlight Awards to celebrate communications professionals and noteworthy campaigns throughout Oregon and SW Washington. Each entry is evaluated by a panel of professionals who consider the research, planning, implementation and evaluation for each campaign.


Founded in 2009, A.wordsmith is a boutique communications firm specializing in thought leadership public relations. The firm’s core areas of expertise are media relations, writing, corporate positioning, social media and design. Strategically designed and delivered, A.wordsmith’s brand of PR is a uniquely powerful tool. It challenges. It differentiates. It starts relationships and enhances existing ones. And it drives sales with high-value customers like nothing else. Clients of A.wordsmith include Propeller, CRU, BFit Gyms, Black Walnut Inn and Vineyard, OVO and IDL Worldwide.

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