Weber Shandwick Named to PR News' Corporate Social Responsibility A-List, Second Year in a Row

  Weber Shandwick Named to PR News' Corporate Social Responsibility A-List,
                             Second Year in a Row

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2013

NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Weber Shandwick, a leading global
public relations firm, was named to PR News' Corporate Social Responsibility
(CSR) A-List for the second year in a row. The A-List inductees were lauded
for taking chances, making incredible strides and understanding the power of
CSR in public relations.

"It's an honor for Weber Shandwick to be recognized as a leading CSR agency
for the second year in a row by PR News. Being a good corporate citizen is a
top strategic imperative for our firm. Giving back and supporting causes we
believe in is an integral part of Weber Shandwick's culture, and this award
recognizes our commitment to make a real impact on behalf of our clients
through the work that we do," said Andy Polansky, CEO, Weber Shandwick.

Commitment to CSR
Weber Shandwick's global Social Impact team, which is primarily responsible
for the firm's CSR work, draws on its award-winning expertise to build
strategic communications platforms that drive advocacy and engagement.
Partnering with major corporations, nonprofits and foundations to drive
engagement with key stakeholders, thought leaders, consumers and media, the
team brings a unique perspective to its partnerships.

In addition, as an ISO-14001 green-certified organization, each Weber
Shandwick office takes important steps to infuse a culture of sustainability
throughout the organization. The firm encourages employees to passionately
engage in causes they believe in and contribute their time and expertise to
nonprofits worldwide. Its long-standing "Making A Difference" internal awards
program champions employee involvement in communities through
pro-bono/community relations work.

Weber Shandwick is committed to being a responsible global corporate citizen.
From maintaining a set of corporate values and operating under a strong code
of conduct, to giving back to the communities in which it operates and
providing a green and sustainable work environment around the world.
Clickhereto read more about the firm's corporate citizenship initiatives.
And for more information on Weber Shandwick's Social Impact team and its CSR
work, please visit: http://impact.webershandwick.com or follow us on Twitter
@wssocialimpact.

About Weber Shandwick
WeberShandwick is a leading global public relations firm with offices in 81
countries around the world.The firm has won numerous awards for innovative
approaches and creative campaigns including being named both The Holmes
Report's2012 Global Agency of the Year and the "Most Creative PR Firm in the
World," based on the agency's first-place finish in its "Creative Index," as
well as PR News' 2012 Digital PR Firm of the Year.Major practice areas
include consumer marketing, healthcare, technology, public affairs, financial
services, corporate and crisis management. The firm has deep, award-winning
expertise in social media and digital marketing that helps drive engagement.
WeberShandwick is part of the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG). For more
information, visit http://www.webershandwick.com.



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Company: Weber Shandwick            Weber Shandwick
Phone:   212.445.8314               212.445.8171
Email:   jnorton@webershandwick.com rmanfredo@webershandwick.com



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