2015 Cavanaugh Student Award Winner Announcement

The Publicity Club of New England is pleased to announce Brianna Vieira as the winner of the 2015 William Cavanaugh Award.

Ms. Vieira, a senior majoring in public relations at Boston University, is an active member of BU’s chapter of PRSSA and has held a several public relations and marketing internships at companies including Telsey + Company, Cone, Edelman, 360i, Levo League, LogMeIn, HubSpot and Jack Morton Worldwide, where she is currently Strategy Coordinator. Upon her graduation this May, Ms. Vieira will be joining Jack Morton full-time in September 2015 as a Junior Associate Strategist.

This year, the Publicity Club of New England received several outstanding applications from college juniors and seniors studying communications and marketing at schools throughout New England, including Bentley University, Boston University, Curry College, Gordon College, Husson University, Salem State University, Syracuse University and Western New England University. In addition to completing an extensive application and submitting faculty recommendations, applicants are required to submit a PR and marketing plan in order to apply for the award.

As winner of the Cavanaugh Student Award, Ms. Vieira will receive a $1000 cash award and will be acknowledged at this year’s Bell Ringer Awards ceremony on June 11th at the House of Blues in Boston. Ms. Vieira will also receive a one year membership to the Publicity Club of New England starting in September 2015.

Congratulations to Brianna Vieira on receiving this prestigious award!