CHICAGO May 18, 2010 - Zapwater Communications, Inc., the Midwest’s premier boutique public relations agency, was awarded three Silver Trumpet trophies at the Publicity Club of Chicago’s Golden Trumpet Awards ceremony. The agency won the distinctions for outstanding work in the categories of “Marketing,” “Special Events and Observances” and “Institutional.” Zapwater was awarded a “Marketing” Silver Trumpet for its work on behalf of HALO [For Men]. This award, “Raising the Bar for Manpampering,” is Zapwater’s third Silver Trumpet in the Marketing category over the past two years.

The agency’s “Chicago Bliss: LFL Debut,” campaign and events was recognized with a Silver Trumpet in the “Special Events and Observances” category. The third Silver Trumpet was awarded for “Introducing Barton Healthcare” in the “Institutional” category.

The Publicity Club of Chicago is the nation's largest independent public relations membership organization. Since 1941, PCC has been providing educational and networking opportunities for Chicago's elite public relations practitioners. PCC offers its members the opportunity to further develop their professional skills, network and exchange information and ideas with their peers in a variety of forums.

Zapwater has won 11 major awards for public relations excellence since 2008. Awards won include two Bulldog Awards, three Adrian Awards and six PCC Silver Trumpets.