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Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in healthcare, agriculture, and high-tech materials. Our products and services are designed to benefit people and improve the quality of life. At the same time, we aim to create value through innovation, growth, and high earning power. Bayer is committed to the principles of sustainable development and acts as a socially and ethically responsible corporate citizen. For more information, go to www.bayerus.com.


Fahlgren Mortine, a finalist for PRWeek's 2012 Agency of the Year award, is one of the nation’s largest independent marketing and communications agencies with 2013 revenue of approximately $28 million and 15 locations in eight states. Fahlgren Mortine provides a full-service marketing and communications offering to clients around the world with industry specializations in business-to-business, education, financial services, healthcare, retail, technology, and tourism and economic development and lifestyle brands.


FleishmanHillard, one of the world’s leading PR firms, has built its reputation by using strategic communications to deliver what its clients value most: meaningful, positive, and measurable impact on the performance of their organizations. The firm operates worldwide through its 80 owned offices. For more information, visit www.fleishman.com


Hill+Knowlton Strategies offers senior counsel, insightful research, and strategic communications planning throughout the world. We have 89 offices in 52 countries, and our clients represent 46 of Interbrand’s 2010 Top 100 Global Brands. Fifty percent of global Fortune 500 companies have chosen to work with our firm, and our relationship with WPP – one of the world’s largest communications groups – gives us an unmatched worldwide presence.



MSLGroup is Publicis Groupe’s flagship strategic communications and engagement network. We are a next-generation agency network that creates and celebrates datadriven big ideas and communications solutions in the digital age. We aim to be our clients’ most trusted adviser, source of unbound creativity, engagement, and value in the “always-on conversation.” As creative storytellers for this conversation age, we offer a truly holistic approach to communications that is story-based, multispecialized, and channel neutral.

Ogilvy PR is a global, multi-disciplinary communications leader operating in more than 85 offices across six continents. Ogilvy PR lives where influencer management, behavior change and narrative intersect. Simply put, we create love, loyalty and trustworthiness for brands. In 2013, Ogilvy was named Cannes Lions Network of the Year and Most Effective Agency Network by the Effie Global Effectiveness Index for the second consecutive year and named Digital/Social Media Consultancy of the Year by the Holmes Report. For more information, visit our website at www.ogilvypr.com or follow us on Twitter at @ogilvypr.


Southwest Airlines is the nation’s largest domestic carrier, boarding more Customers in the United States than any other airline. Customer Service is the Number One priority for the airline, and it encourages its Employees to think of Southwest as a Customer Service company that happens to fly airplanes. From the online booking to the actual flight, it is Southwest’s mission to make the travel experience a great one. Together with its subsidiary, AirTran Airways, Southwest serves more than 90 destinations throughout the United States, Mexico, and the Caribbean. Combined, the airlines have more than 3,800 flights a day including more than 500 roundtrip markets. Not only does Southwest offer wallet-friendly fares at southwest.com, it also stands by policies not to nickel-and-dime Customers. First and second checked bags still fly free1 on Southwest-operated flights (yep, that includes skis and golf bags), plus Southwest doesn’t charge change fees.2  The airline’s award-winning frequent flyer program, Rapid Rewards®, allows travelers to earn reward flights faster and easier than ever before. With unlimited reward seats, no blackout dates, and points that don’t expire, travelers can plan their next getaway no time.

1First and second checked bags. Weight and size limits apply. 2Fare difference may apply.

Toyota, the world's top automaker and creator of the Prius, is committed to building vehicles for the way people live through its Toyota, Lexus and Scion brands.  Over the past 50 years, the company has built more than 25 million cars and trucks in North America, where it operates 14 manufacturing plants and directly employs nearly 40,000 people.  Toyota’s 1,800 North American dealerships sold more than 2.5 million vehicles in 2013, and about 80 percent of all Toyota vehicles sold over the past 20 years are still on the road today.

Zeno Group is the midsize, global communications agency committed to the fearless pursuit of the unexpected – helping clients make the most of the evolving role of PR in ways that disrupt the market and make a difference for our clients. Zeno employs more than 135 professionals in the US across offices in New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Dallas, and Silicon Valley with another 100 staff in Europe, Asia, and Latin America. Zeno specializes in marketing consumer, health, and technology brands.