GodwinGroup Earns High Recognition Among U.S. Agencies—O’Dwyer’s recognizes the firm’s public relations department in its 2011 rankings.
Jackson, Miss. (May 12, 2011) – GodwinGroup, a Jackson and Gulf Coast-based marketing and advertising firm in Mississippi, recently earned national recognition in O’Dwyer’s 2011 Annual Rankings of Public Relations Firms. The leading industry publication ranked GodwinGroup the second-largest public relations firm nationally as part of an advertising agency. The agency was also ranked 18th nationally for environmental PR & public affairs and the 15th largest firm in the Southeastern United States. GodwinGroup is the only firm in Mississippi to appear on any of the lists.
“Godwin public relations has developed a solid reputation of effectively combining traditional PR tactics with issues management. We are pleased for our public relations department to continue to be recognized as an industry leader,” said Philip Shirley, GodwinGroup chairman and chief executive officer. “GodwinGroup is fortunate to work for outstanding national and regional clients that have enabled us to build a depth of resources.”
GodwinGroup public relations provides issues management and media relations support in the corporate, financial, automotive and transportation, healthcare, and non-profit sectors for a variety of clients across the Southeast. Their environmental work includes clients who span across several markets, including industrial, oil and natural gas, chemical, forestry, and manufacturing. For more information on GodwinGroup PR, please visit www.godwin.com/pr.
O’Dwyer’s is a national publication that has covered public relations, marketing communications and related fields for over 40 years. The company provides the latest news and information about PR firms and professionals, the media, corporations, legal issues, jobs and technology through its website, weekly newsletter, monthly magazine, directories and guides. O’Dwyer’s Directory of PR Firms marked its 40th year in 2010 and is the top resource for information on PR firms.
GodwinGroup, founded in 1937 and headquartered in Jackson, Miss., with offices on the Gulf Coast, serves clients nationwide. It has been recognized numerous times among the nation’s leading agencies as measured in revenues by Ad Age and AdWeek. GodwinGroup provides branding, advertising and reputation management services, as well as Web marketing services through its digital arm WebMetro/Godwin. For more information visit www.godwin.com and www.webmetrogodwin.com.