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Largemouth Communications Receives Raleigh public relations society Honors

Largemouth Receives Gold and Silver at Annual Sir Walter Raleigh Awards 

Raleigh, N.C. – October 18, 2017 – Largemouth Communications received honors, among top Triangle public relations and communications professionals, at the Raleigh Public Relations Society’s (RPRS) 2017 Sir Walter Raleigh Awards for Excellence in Communication ceremony. The awards banquet, held on Tuesday, Oct. 17 at The Cannon Room in downtown Raleigh, was emceed by Seth Crossno, the blogger behind William Needham Finley IV™ of ITB Insider™.

“We received a wide range of categorical Sir Walter Raleigh Award entries from an array of organizations and professionals this year,” said Kelly Propst, president, RPRS. “This is a great testament that Raleigh-Durham is an area acknowledged for high levels of creativity, diversity and strategy-driven public relations agencies and practitioners.”

Largemouth was recognized in three different categories, winning one gold and two silvers honors. They are as follows:

CATEGORY – Digital Communications: Social Media Campaign

Gold Winners

Largemouth Communications with Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America

CATEGORY – Digital Communications: Live Streaming

Silver Winner

Largemouth Communications with Mike Holmes Chats Electrical Safety

CATEGORY – Publication & PR Writing: Opinion/Feature

Silver Winners

Largemouth Communications with Pokémon GO and the Future of Fluid Power

More information on The Sir Walter Raleigh Awards for Excellence in Communication, and a full list of the 2017 winners, can be found here.

About Largemouth Communications
Largemouth Communications is a full-service public relations firm focused on providing traditional and digital media relations and brand activation services to business-to-business and consumer-facing companies with local, regional, national and global communications needs. Largemouth Communications creates creative PR programs to meet each client's unique goals by developing strategies through three core communication channels: news media, digital/social media and corporate communications. Largemouth Communications is headquartered in Durham, North Carolina, near Research Triangle Park, with an office in Charlotte. For more information, please visit

About RPRS
For more than 50 years, the Raleigh Public Relations Society (RPRS) has advanced the art and science of public relations and strengthened communication, understanding and cooperation among diverse individuals, organizations and institutions throughout the Triangle. The organization regularly hosts professional development opportunities, including monthly meetings, networking socials and the annual Sir Walter Raleigh Awards for Excellence in Communication banquet, which recognizes the best public relations projects and professionals in North Carolina. For more information, visit




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