Big Machine Label Group's Publicity and Corporate Communications Team has been nominated for In-House PR Team of the Year at the 2015 PR Week Awards. hey are the only music industry company in the category. Others nominated include NASCAR, The United States Olympic Committee, Leo Burnett and IMAX.
The In-House PR Team of the Year nomination is open to any in-house corporate, government or nonprofit communications team. The award recognizes success in addressing issues related to corporate communications, management and campaign execution. It also includes crises PR situations. The work nominated must have been done between October 3, 2013 and October 7, 2014.
The BMLG's team includes Jake Basden, Erin D.D. Burr, Katie Rose and Charlotte Burke who recently took the place of Nikki Burns.
The BMLG artist roster includes Taylor Swift, Rascal Flatts, Tim McGraw, Reba, The Band Perry, Florida Georgia Line, Brantley Gilbert, Justin Moore, Thomas Rhett, Eli Young Band, The Mavericks, Maddie & Tae, Cassadee Pope, RaeLynn, The Cadillac Three, Danielle Bradbery, Laura Bell Bundy, Lauren Jenkins, A Thousand Horses, Levi Hummon, Drake White and Seth Alley. They also have overseen a country tribute to Motley Crue and soundtracks for ABC's Nashville. They also spearheaded the PR for the documentary Glen Campbell...I'll Be Me.
This is their second nomination.
Seen in photo (l-r): Jake Basden, Katie Rose, Erin D.D. Burr and Charlotte Burke Photo: Larry Busacca/Getty Images
|The Christmas 4 Kids organization has announced its lineup of participating artists for this year's annual tour bus show to be held at the Hendersonville, Tennessee Walmart. On Monday, December 15 from 5-9 PM, stars will gather on parked tour buses to meet fans and give them an inside look at a country artist's home on the road.
This year's participating celebrities include Hunter Hayes, Jeff Bates, T.G. Sheppard, Kelly Lang, Danielle Peck, Jan Howard, Shelly West, Bryan White, Bo Bice, Buddy Jewell, The Roys, Ashton Shepherd, Guy Gilchrist and more. Admission to the event is $5.00 for adults, $2.00 for children ages 2-12 and $20 for a family pass. Admission for children under 2 is free. Tickets may be purchased onsite at the Hendersonville, TN Walmart on the day of the event.
On Tuesday, December 16, over 400 underprivileged children from 29 different schools around Middle Tennessee will participate in a day-long shopping excursion. This special day consists of a chauffeured trip from their school aboard an entertainer's luxury tour bus, dinner, and a party hosted by Santa and Mrs. Claus at The Hendersonville Expo Center. To wrap up the day, the tour buses journey to the Hendersonville, Tennessee Walmart, where the kids receive a brand new winter coat, and $150.00 to spend on anything they like.
Christmas 4 Kids is a not-for-profit organization that has been in existence for over 25 years providing many children, each year, with a very special Christmas gift.