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HMA Public Relations, recognized regionally as a leader in public relations and marketing communications, has been awarded its first international public relations award.  HMA took home the Gold Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) Best Practice Award for Crisis Communications, for its work on last year’s city of Phoenix Bus Strike on behalf of client Veolia Transportation.  The awards program was held during the recent PRGN meetings in Sydney, Australia.

According to Abbie S. Fink, vice president and general manager, receiving recognition from peers is especially fulfilling.

“Our client, Veolia Transportation, entrusted us with this important communications assignment, Fink said.  “And to receive an international award for this work, from our PRGN colleagues, is quite an honor.”

HMA Public Relations is a full-service marketing communications agency whose experience encompasses work in the traditional marketing communications disciplines including public relations, media relations, marketing communications, issues management, community relations and special events. 

Public Relations Global Network:

More than 1,000 clients across six continents depend on the combined resources of the Public Relations Global Network (PRGN) to deliver targeted public relations campaigns in more than 80 markets around the world. With revenues of more than $110 million (U.S.D.), PRGN is among the world’s top international public relations networks. PRGN harnesses the resources of nearly 50 independent public relations firms in key markets around the world and more than 900 communications professionals to connect international companies and organizations with individual and culturally diverse markets.  Visit PRGN online at

Abbie S. Fink
Abbie S. Fink
Vice President/General Manager Abbie has been doing public relations her whole life…from organizing a picket line in 6th grade to organizing client communications today. She’s passionate about a lot of things, you’ll see. Check out Abbie's full bio

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