71st Virginia Public Relations Awards Presented by Padilla
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Award Winners and Photos
Honoring Beth A. Hardy, APR
Beth A. Hardy, APR, was recognized at the ceremony as this year’s Thomas Jefferson Award winner. The award is given to a seasoned public relations practitioner who has made an ongoing commitment to the advancement of the profession.
Hardy is the president of Hardy Communications and a District 4 School Board Member for Goochland County Public Schools. With more than 25 years of experience in public relations, Hardy’s practice focuses on strategic marketing and communications planning for businesses in both the public and private sectors.