SOURCE: Vantage PR

Vantage PR

October 11, 2013 10:51 ET

Vantage PR CEO Named Finalist in Upcoming Stevie® Awards for Lifetime Achievement - Business - Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations and Business Services

CEO Recognized Third Time for Major PR Award This Year Including Ragan's PR Daily Award for Lifetime Achievement and PR News Agency AWE Professional

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 11, 2013) - Ilene Adler, CEO of Vantage PR, has been named a finalist in the Lifetime Achievement - Business category in the Stevie® Awards for Women in Business. Finalists for the Stevie award are winners of one of the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Awards. Ilene is honored by The Stevie Awards, the world's premier business awards, for her international PR expertise, entrepreneurial spirit and make-it-happen moxie.

Ilene is one of 4 finalists chosen by more than 140 business professionals worldwide during preliminary judging. More than 90 members of the five final judging committees will determine the Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award placements from among the Finalists during final judging.

Ilene founded Vantage PR in 1990. She is as passionate about building winning technology companies as she is about philanthropy and accelerating the professional growth of her employees. Over the years, Ilene has helped companies make the leap from start-ups to public companies and has assisted in acquisitions by leading global companies. Vantage PR clients receive coverage in top publications including The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, BusinessWeek, Forbes and Financial Times.

"To be recognized as a finalist in The Stevie Awards in the same year as receiving Ragan's PR Daily Award for Lifetime Achievement and PR News Agency AWE Professional is incredibly humbling," said Ilene Adler, founder and CEO of Vantage PR. "Throughout my career, I've been fortunate to help numerous technology clients rise above the noise and improve their bottom lines. I've felt equally privileged to work with an extraordinary team of PR professionals, whom I enjoy mentoring and regard as family."

Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award winners will be announced during a gala event at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Friday, November 8. Nominated women executives and entrepreneurs from the U.S.A and several other countries are expected to attend.

About Vantage PR
Vantage PR is an award-winning tech public relations agency with offices in San Francisco, New York and Orlando. Having served our clients for more than 20 years, Vantage brings both passion and senior-level technology experience that help companies succeed. Vantage leverages established connections and business savvy to get our clients' stories maximum exposure. These high-impact results also raise awareness and increase sales. The firm is consistently recognized for its campaigns, receiving awards from Ragan's PR Daily, The Stevies, Hermes, The Agency Post, Golden Bridge, Magellan, International GALAXY, and many more. For more information, visit, follow us on Twitter at @VantagePR, or read our company blog.

About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in five programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at

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