During the opening ceremonies of Transformation 2.0, CPRS National President Victor Vrsnik, MCM, APR, FPCRS, revealed the 2020 CPRS Presidentâ€™s Award for Outstanding Public Relations and Communications Management had been awarded to B.C. Public Health Officer Dr. Bonnie Henry.
â€œDr. Henry, you have stood out as one of the most talented and effective communicators throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, helping to keep us safe with a consistent message and voice that instills public confidence and calm,â€ said Vrsnik. â€œIn the midst of the largest crisis of our generation, you have exemplified how important it is for leaders to be effective communicators, to be transparent with the latest information, and to motivate a change in behaviour in our day-to-day lives to protect the health and safety of British Columbians.â€
For more on this yearâ€™s Presidentâ€™s Award recipient, visit our news section to read the official news release.