COLUMBUS, Ohio (March 16, 2023) – Fahlgren Mortine was honored to attend the PRWeek US Awards 2023 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. During the event, PRWeek recognized Chairman & CEO Neil Mortine with Honorable Mention for Outstanding Agency Professional based on his reinvention of the 61-year old firm.

Neil’s re-imagination of Fahlgren Mortine has included a renewed focus on people and purpose – in addition to increasing profitability of the firm. Under his leadership, Fahlgren Mortine has seen double-digit revenue growth, industry-leading client satisfaction metrics and tremendous employee engagement

“Neil has steered us confidently through the uncertainty and volatility of the past few years,” says Marty McDonald, President, Fahlgren Mortine. “He firmly believes that the work we do matters, and he has shown us what is possible when you remain committed to a strong culture despite the changing business conditions.” 

The PRWeek Awards are universally regarded as the communications industry’s highest accolade. The Awards celebrate the best of the best corporate, agency, nonprofit, and education teams, and the work they produced during the entry period.


Fahlgren Mortine is an integrated communications company helping brands engage in ways that are precise and meaningful. The agency is headquartered in Columbus, Ohio with locations in Cleveland and Dayton, Ohio; Boise, Idaho; Denver, Colo.; Chicago and New York City. Fahlgren Mortine provides an integrated offering to clients around the world with industry specializations in business-to-business, consumer, higher education, healthcare and tourism/economic development. Capabilities include social media, digital services, advertising, public relations, research, branding, media planning/buying, creative and design. TURNER, a subsidiary of Fahlgren Mortine, delivers industry-leading public relations, content development, influencer programming and social media services and represents some of the world’s best resorts, destinations and lifestyle brands. Fahlgren Mortine was named to Forbes’ 2021 list of America’s Best PR Agencies, was honored as a 2023 Chief Marketer Best Engagement and Activation Agency and is regularly recognized as a Top Place to Work by PRNEWS. For more information, visit

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