Articulon Wins 2016 InSpire Award

Raleigh-based brand communication firm Articulon received an InSpire Award from the North Carolina Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. The agency was recognized during the eighth annual InSpire Awards banquet on September 27, 2016 for its work on behalf of the 30th Annual International Festival of Raleigh. Articulon won Best in Category for its “Media Relations” work for the festival.

Articulon Wins Five 2015 InSpire Awards

Awards DisplayRaleigh-based brand communication firm Articulon received five InSpire Awards from the North Carolina Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America. The agency was recognized during the seventh annual InSpire Awards banquet on May 12 for its work on behalf of FMI Corporation, the International Festival of Raleigh, Sig Hutchinson for Wake County Commissioner and SAFE Haven for Cats.

Articulon won Best in Category for the entry: Digital Video Campaign Helps Sig Hutchinson Win County Commissioner Election. The agency also received an Award of Excellence in Media Relations for FMI Enters Gas and Oil Market, and Honorable Mentions for:

  • Media Relations for the International Festival – Discover the World in Raleigh
  • Direct Mail/Direct Response for Giving Tuesday Donors Support SAFE Haven for Cats

“The Articulon team takes great pride in receiving five InSpire Awards for our work creating compelling messages that continue to connect with our clients’ audiences, as well as produce tangible results,” says Cindy Stranad, APR, Articulon principal. “It is a tremendous honor to stand in celebration next to our peers.”

Modeled after PRSA’s national Bronze and Silver Anvil Awards, the InSpire Awards highlight the best PR and communications programs by agencies located in North Carolina. Bronze InSpire Awards honor specific tactics or components of public relations campaigns.

These awards builds upon the recognition Articulon has received for a commitment to exceptional client work and community involvement. Since 2006, the Triangle Business Journal the firm has recognized Articulon as one of the top 25 public relations firms in the Triangle. Articulon has also won numerous industry accolades including InSpire Awards from NCPRSA, B2 Awards from the Business Marketing Association, Sir Walter Raleigh Awards from the Raleigh Public Relations Society, an ADDY® award from the American Advertising Federation Raleigh-Durham chapter. Additionally, an independent group of judges selected Articulon as a Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Pinnacle Award recipient based on sustained growth and innovation in 2010.

Articulon Wins Three 2014 Sir Walter Raleigh Awards

Raleigh-based branding and public relations firm Articulon received three silver Sir Walter Raleigh Awards for work performed on behalf of the Better Business Bureau Serving Eastern and Central North Carolina, FMI Corporation and Bar Rescue’s debut of MoonRunners Saloon.Sir Walter Awards 09-2014-01

“We are honored to be recognized for exemplary client work by our peers in the industry,” said Cindy Stranad, APR, principal of Articulon.

The Sir Walter Raleigh Awards were presented by the Raleigh Public Relations Society to honor work by North Carolina communication professionals. This year’s entries were judged by an independent organization of professionals from the PRSA Las Vegas Valley Chapter. Entries were evaluated based on five criteria: objectives, method, results, creativity and budget.

In total, the agency has earned more than 25 awards for client work, including recognition as a Top 25 PR Firm by Triangle Business Journal and a Pinnacle Business Award Winner for Innovation and Community Service from the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce.

About Articulon:
Articulon is a full-service PR agency that works with some of the area’s most admired brands, including professional service firms, corporations, issues and restaurants. With a bold, resourceful and modern approach, Articulon helps some of the most respected names move their business forward. The agency works with practices areas including: B2C (Food & Beverage, Health & Wellness, Technology and Hospitality); B2B (Thought Leadership, Reputation Management, Law Firm PR & Mkt, Financial Services and Special Event Management); Political Campaigns and Crisis Communications. Headquartered in Raleigh, N.C. in Lafayette Village, Articulon’s energetic, fast-paced, and focused culture and attitude towards media relations and marketing earned the PR firm an ADDY®, InSpire, and Pinnacle Awards for excellence in communication and a spot on the Top 25 PR firm list.

About RPRS:
Formed in 1959, the Raleigh Public Relations Society aims to advance the art and science of public relations and to strengthen communication, understanding, and cooperation among the diverse individuals, groups, and institutions of the Society. Professionals from all areas of public relations, including government, non-profit organizations, corporate, educational institutions, and private communication and design firms join RPRS. RPRS sponsors monthly meetings, hosts several after-work networking events throughout the year, and holds an annual awards competition and awards banquet to honor recipients. These and other programs offer a variety of professional development opportunities for those in the public relations field. Visit