Meeting/Event Information

How to Win a Pinnacle Award: Secrets from a Bronze Anvil Winner

August 22, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Bonefish Grill (Town Square)
6527 Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89119

If you’re planning to enter the Pinnacle Awards, you won’t want to miss this month’s program featuring Bronze Anvil Winner, Tom Garrity.

At our August Luncheon, Tom – who is the President of The Garrity Group Public Relations in Albuquerque, New Mexico – will share more about how his firm’s project, The Garrity Perception Survey, earned one of the highest accolades in the public relations: the Bronze Anvil. He’ll also provide key insights that will help you craft award entries that win you, your company, and your clients the recognition you deserve.

About Tom Garrity: 

Tom Garrity specializes in public relations, issue management and crisis communication strategies for businesses and organizations in the public and private sectors.

Tom started The Garrity Group Public Relations in 1997. The Albuquerque-based firm helps small businesses to be heard and large organizations to be understood. The firm provides media relation and community engagement services for companies and organizations with a presence in New Mexico.

In an effort to provide a greater understanding of New Mexico residents, Tom started the  Commissioned by the firm, the third-party scientific survey provides insights on who residents trust, what industries they view as favorable and how residents access news and information. In addition, the efforts on this project earned the firm a Bronze Anvil from the Public Relations Society of America.

Before starting his Albuquerque-based company in 1997, Tom had an Emmy Award winning career in television news.  It included work at the local and national level.

In 2012, Tom’s contribution to the communications industry was honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Public Relations Society of America New Mexico Chapter. Tom is currently the chairman of the PRSA Counselors Academy, is an alum of Texas Christian University and has two daughters.


$25.00 Members

$30.00 Non-Member Ticket

$20.00 Student - ID required at door

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