CHICAGO June 3, 2013 - Zapwater Communications, Inc., the Midwest’s premier boutique public relations agency, was awarded six Trumpet Awards from the Publicity Club of Chicago’s (PCC) at its annual Golden Trumpet Awards.  Zapwater received four gold and two silver Trumpet Awards. In 2013 alone, Zapwater has now received 16 global, national and regional industry awards.  In addition, the agency was named “A Best Agency to Work For” by industry publication The Holmes Report.

“It is an incredible honor to once again be recognized by The Publicity Club of Chicago, the nation’s oldest and largest independent public relations membership organization,” said David Zapata, president of Zapwater Communications.  “Winning six more awards including four gold is a truly humbling achievement. It is also a testament to the talent and drive of the team at Zapwater and the agency’s continued desire to be the best boutique agency in the country.”

Zapwater won the following awards from the Publicity Club of Chicago:

2013 Gold Trumpet Special Events and Observances Category Client: Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House Campaign: Del Frisco's Steaks Out Chicago

2013 Gold Trumpet Best Feature Placement Category Client: and Campaign: Tie The Knot for Equality

2013 Gold Trumpet Marketing-Branding Category Client: Haberdash for Men Campaign: Haberdash: The Brand to Follow

2013 Gold Trumpet Marketing-Branding Category Client: Campaign: The Tie Bar: Fit to be Tied

2013 Silver Trumpet Marketing-Lifestyle Category Client: Room & Board Campaign: Room & Board: There's No Place Like Home

2013 Silver Trumpet Marketing-Health Category Client: Downsize Fitness Campaign: Downsize for Life

The PCC hosts the Golden Trumpet Awards annually to honor top achievements in public relations and communications throughout the Midwest. With hundreds of submissions in 22 categories, the PCC recognizes firms dedicated to excellence and achieving results for their clients.