|Chapter Champion Award|
PRSA Georgia's Chapter Champions
This award recognizes PRSA Georgia members who have gone the extra mile in service to the Chapter. The award is presented on a monthly basis, or as appropriate. Eligibility for the award includes all Georgia Chapter members who go above and beyond the call of duty as a Chapter volunteer.
Mikey Mooney is the recipient of the June, 2016 Chapter Champion Award for his dedicated volunteer work with PRSA Georgia. He has served on the Chapter’s Annual Conference Committee for the past two years. His work with committee has included assisting with program planning and arranging speakers for the 10th Annual Conference in 2015, as well as soliciting and coordinating sponsorships for this year’s Annual Conference in April. Mikey also served on the Planning Committee for the 2015 PRSA International Conference in Atlanta, handling local media relations efforts.
“When I joined the Georgia Chapter a few years ago, my hope was to network with and learn from this large collective of incredible communications professionals. By actually getting involved with the Chapter over the past few years, I’ve had the opportunity to work directly with some enormously talented people and have grown in my own career more than I could have possibly predicted.”Mikey is a senior account executive in the Atlanta office of Poston Communications, a PR firm that serves businesses in highly regulated industries. Since joining the agency in February 2013, Mikey has led client teams to develop and implement strategic communications plans for media relations campaigns, corporate rebrands, internal communications, crisis management, building online and social media presence and integrated marketing efforts. His clients include national law firms, tech startups, financial services institutions and other professional services providers. Before joining Poston Communications, Mikey earned his master’s degree from Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of Georgia, where he concentrated in public relations and advertising. He also earned his undergraduate degree from UGA with a major in advertising and a minor in philosophy.