It’s one thing to say you’re the best, but it’s another to have the recommendation of outside sources. Connectsm has been recognized by leading authorities for its achievements in the public relations/marketing industry, with the following awards:


Bronze Telly Award


Communicator Awards – Award of Excellence: Wedge Networks Overview video, Award of Distinction: F5 MindBody case study video and Siemens Hearing’s Kristle Cowan case study video

Horizon Interactive Award (Silver) – Siemens Hearing’s Reed Doughty case study video

PR News’ Social Media Icon (finalist) – Google+ Use of Hangouts

PR News’ Social Media Icon (finalist) – YouTube Marketing Campaign: Wedge Networks Overview video

Bronze Telly Awards: Wedge Networks Overview video, F5 Networks’ Mindbody case study video, Siemens Hearing’s Reed Doughty case study video


PR SourceCode – Top Tech PR Agency

Ragan’s PR Daily Awards – Best Publicity Campaign

Bulldog Media Relations Award – Bronze PR Innovation of the Year – Symantec Influencing the Influencers Program

Bulldog Media Relations Award – Gold Best Technology Campaign, Business – Symantec Mobile Honey Stick Project

Bulldog Media Relations Award – Silver Best Technology Campaign, Consumer – Symantec Mobile Honey Stick Project

PRWeek Awards Finalist – Symantec Mobile Honey Stick Project

SABRE Award – Gold award finalist for Technology Software and Services – Symantec Mobile Honeystick Project

Prior Years

Silver Best in Business Award for Advertising/Marketing Agency of the Year – 2012

Bronze Best in Biz Award for Film/Video of the Year for the F5 Security: The Changing Threat Landscape video – 2012

Gold Best PR Campaign for creating and executing the Honey Stick campaign for Symantec – 2012

Golden Spike Award: Institutional Programs – Symantec Mobile Honey Stick Project – 2012

Golden Spike Award: Social Media – Symantec’s Influencing the Influencer Program – 2012

International Academy of Visual W3 Award – 2012

Silver Telly Award – 2012

PR News Platinum PR Award – 2012

Utah Business Magazine’s “Best Company to Work For” – 2009, 2006

PR SourceCode Top Tech Communicators – 2010, 2008 (Holly Hagerman)

Inc. 5000 “Fastest Growing Private Companies” – 2012, 2009, 2008, 2007

Bronze Anvil Award – 2008

Platinum PR Award – 2005

PR SourceCode – Top Tech – 2005

Largest Privately Held Public Relations Firms in the Bay Area – July 2005 (SF Business Times)

PRSA Golden Spike Award – 2004 (3 awards)

Silver Star Mobile Star Award – 2003


Top Privately-Held PR Firms in the Bay Area – August 2003 (SF Business Times)

Bulldog Award for Excellence in Media Relations & Publicity – 2001

PRSA Golden Spike Award – 2000

No. 220 on the Inc. 500 list of the fastest growing privately held companies in America – 1996

Marketing Computer Icon Award – 1995