2017 CAPPIE awards will be held Thursday March 23, 2017 at Beatnik Studios.
Many thanks to the 30th annual CAPPIE Awards Sponsors!
Congratulations to the 2015 CAPPIE Winners
Division 1 – Overall Public Relations Campaign
Category 1: Long Term Campaign
Gold: California Business Roundtable – IDMLOCO
Silver: Save Our Water – Wonnacott Strategies
Bronze: Caltrans Be Zone Alert – Sagent & Glass Agency
Category 2: Short Term Campaign
Gold: West Sac Flood Protect Flood Challenge Computer Game – Crocker and Crocker
Silver: In Downtown – 3fold Communications
Bronze: Lightening the Landfill Load: Raley’s Launches REAL GOOD Produce Program – Raley’s
Quest Diagnostics Diabetes Study on the 5th Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act – KP Public Affairs
Motorist and Pedestrian Safety Awareness Campaign – California Office of Traffic Safety & Prosio
Category 3: Political Public Relations Program
Gold: Californians for Affordable and Reliable Energy (CARE) – SB 350 and SB 32 Effort – KP Public Affairs
Silver: AALC Advocacy Action Tool Kit – Me Communications
Category 4: Public Service Announcement
Gold: Quiet Battle – California Office of Traffic Safety & Prosio Communications
Silver: Refuel Your Fun – Me Communications
Sacramento Plastic Bag Ban Campaign – Department of Public Works Recycling & Solid Waste Division
Bronze: Color Your World – Crocker & Crocker
Category 5: Special Event or Festival
Gold: In Downtown – 3fold Communications
Silver: Walk a Mile – WEAVE
Fruit to Root – Food Literacy Center
Bronze: Motorist and Pedestrian Safety – California Office of Traffic Safety & Prosio Communications
Category 6: Media Events or Press Conference
Gold: Introducing Golden 1 Arena – Golden 1 Credit Union, Sacramento Kings and Randle Communications
Silver: True Residential NY Speed Briefings – Merlot Marketing, Inc.
Bronze: West Sac Flood Protect 2015 Flood Preparedness Week News Conference – Croker & Croker
Design and Construction Week 2015 – Merlot Marketing, Inc.
Division 2 – Individual PR Outreach Elements
Category 1: Annual or Special Report
Gold: CalMHSA Impact Report – Runyon Saltzman Einhorn, Inc
Silver: City of Elk Grove Special Waste Collection Center Profile – City of Elk Grove Special Waste Collection Center
Bronze: The State of the Charge, Electric Vehicle Charging Association (EVCA) – Dewey Square Group
Category 2: Branded Materials or Collateral
Gold: Crocker & Crocker Holiday Campaign – Croker & Crocker
Silver: Sacramento Plastic Bag Ban Campaign – Department of Public Works Recycling & Solid Waste Division
Bronze: IRWD Climate Appropriate Plant Fan Deck – Crocker & Crocker
BP Crossword Puzzle – California Office of Traffic Safety & Prosio Communications
Category 3: Continuing Publication
Gold: The Creamery Email Marketing Campaign – Merlot Marketing, Inc.
Silver: Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business and Management, Nelson Granados, Contributor, Forbes –
KP Public Affairs
Category 4: News and Opinion Writing
Gold: CA Association of Nurse Anesthetics – Me Communications
Silver: Historic Naming Rights Announcement: Golden 1 Center – Golden 1 Credit Union, Sacramento Kings and Randle Communications
Bronze: National Foundation for Governors’ Fitness Councils – Me Communications
Division 3 – Digital
Category 1: Website
Gold: AsthmaStoryCA.org – Asthma Data Visualization Product Development – IDMLOCO
Silver: The Creamery Website – Merlot Marketing, Inc.
Merlot Marketing Website – Merlot Marketing, Inc.
Bronze: FSB Core Strategies Website – FSB Core Strategies & Melee Convergent Media
BayAreaEconomy.org – Bay Area Council Economic Institute Website – IDMLOCO
Category 2: Video
Gold: Merlot Marketing “Elf on a Shelf” Video – Merlot Marketing, Inc.
Silver: Walk a Mile – WEAVE Name on award: Julie Bornhoeft
Bronze: Sacramento Kings “Next Great American City” – Sacramento Kings
Category 3: Social Media Campaign
Gold: Local Blog Leverages Social Media to Raise $11k for WEAVE, Inc. –GirlsOnTheGrid.com
Silver: #ZookeepersAsAnimals – Sacramento Zoo
First 5 Sacramento Instagram Photos – Runyon Saltzman Einhorn, Inc
Bronze: Golden Lawn Contest – Randle Communications for Golden State Water Company
Category 4: Infographic
Gold: Ag Council “Lay of the Land” Infographic – Merlot Marketing, Inc.
Silver: California Craft Beer: The 2014 Impact on the State’s Economy – Perry Communications Group, Inc.
Bronze: California Drought Restrictions Infographic – Randle Communications for Golden State Water Company
Category 5: Mobile App
Gold: Sacramento Region Air Quality App – Prosio Communications
Category 4: Pro Bono
Gold: Booktober – 3fold Communications
Silver: Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015 “Unified Selfie Brigade” – Dewey Square Group Social Innovation and Philanthropy Practice
Bronze: Vaccinate California: Parents Supporting SB 277 – Wonnacott Strategies, LLC