Paul Furiga is one of 10 honored at 2017 Leadership Conference
PITTSBURGH, PA SEPTEMBER 29, 2017 Paul Furiga, CEO and chief storyteller of WordWrite Communications, has been recognized with one of 10 CEO leadership awards given annually by St. Barnabas Health System.
The awards honor CEOs who have given back to the community and are presented during the annual St. Barnabas CEO Leadership Conference, which is in its 31st year.
“This is a great honor and a direct reflection of the hard work of our fabulous team and the great clients we are privileged to serve,” Furiga said. “Many fine leaders have earned this award over the years, and it’s truly humbling to join their ranks.”
Since its founding in 2002, WordWrite has grown into one of the region’s largest public relations agencies, with deep competencies in inbound marketing and social media.
WordWrite is top-ranked by the respected O’Dwyer’s trade publication. O’Dwyer’s ranks WordWrite No. 1 in Pennsylvania for environmental and public affairs PR, No. 1 in Pittsburgh and No. 2 in Pennsylvania for health care PR, No. 1 in Pittsburgh and No. 2 in Pennsylvania for professional services PR and No. 1 in Pittsburgh and No. 2 in Pennsylvania for technology and industrial PR.
In addition to Furiga, this year’s St. Barnabas CEO honorees include: the Hon. Kimberly Geyer, commissioner, Butler County (Lifetime Leadership); Debbie Bianco, Beaver County Times; Bronco Brnardic, Brnardic Corporation; Theodore Bovard, Fort Pitt Capital Group, LLC; Vicki Hinterberger, Butler Radio Network; Richard Kaminsky, Southwest Subway; Marion Piotrowski, Northern Connection and Fifty Five Plus magazines; Winfield Smathers, Shorebridge Wealth Management and Joseph Thurby Jr., Neighborhood Ford Store.
About WordWrite Communications LLC:
WordWrite is an award-winning strategic communications agency that helps its clients share their great, untold stories with everyone who needs to see, hear and experience them. Since 2002, WordWrite has delivered success for clients ranging from small nonprofits to Fortune 50 companies. WordWrite clients include the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Kennywood, MedExpress, Meyer, Unkovic & Scott, MPW Industrial Services, New Pig Corp., Pfizer Inc., The Waterfront, the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh and Waldron Private Wealth.