PPO&S has been honored with 8 Hermes Creative Awards for projects ranging from websites to radio ad campaigns.

PPO&S won 2 Platinum Awards, which are presented to the most outstanding entries in the competition. They also received 3 Gold Awards and 3 Honorable Mentions. The Hermes Creative Awards honor excellence and recognize the creativity, hard work and generosity of industry professionals. Thousands of entries come from top-tier corporate marketing and communications departments, advertising and public relations agencies, graphic design firms, digital shops and freelancers.

The PPO&S website garnered the Platinum Award for the category of “Marketing, PR, Advertising Agency.” The agency also received a Platinum Award and a Gold Award for work done on behalf of the Pennsylvania Insurance Fraud Prevention Authority; the See How They Lie radio-ad campaign took the Platinum, and the “Rotten in Reading” web video got the Gold.


Two additional Gold Awards were received for work done for the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful electronic waste website and for a Milton Hershey School direct mail piece. The 3 Honorable Mention Awards were earned for Pierson’s website, PennDOT’s Seniors Driving Safely brochures, and Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania’s displays.

E-waste Website for Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful
Mailer for Milton Hershey School
Displays for Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania

Hermes Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals involved in the concept, writing and design of marketing and communication programs and print, visual and audio materials. The awards are administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals.