Q&A with Our 2016 Honorees

With mentoring being a trending topic in the public relations profession, our honorees share their mentoring tips, challenges, inspiration, advice and more. The following mentors shared their insight:

Legacy: Ginger Hardage, senior vice president emeritus, culture & communications, Southwest Airlines Co.

Agency: Aedhmar Hynes, chief executive officer, Text100 Global Communications

Educator: Dr. Linda Hon, professor, The University of Florida

Young Professional: Jesse Salazar, vice president, communications, Council of Foundations



Grants & Awards


The following links provide information about some organizations that provide funding for public relations projects.

  • Rotary International
  • The Page Center
  • PRSA Foundation
  • Awards

    The following links provide information on some of the industry's awards for achievement in public relations practice.