The Lee County Port Authority was honored with an Award of Distinction from the Florida Public Relations Association at the 2012 Golden Image Awards held in St. Augustine.
FPRA conducts the Golden Image Awards annually to recognize outstanding public relations programs. The awards have become a standard of excellence in demonstrating the best of innovation, planning and design in the state of Florida.
LCPA received an Award of Distinction in the Public Relations Programs-Special Events category for its Base Ops Dedication Ceremony. An Award of Distinction is presented to entries that meet the standard of excellence set forth by the judges.
The 2012 Golden Image competition received 110 entries from throughout the state and was judged by the Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America.
Established in 1938, FPRA is the oldest public relations organization in the United States. FPRA is dedicated to developing public relations practitioners, who, through ethical and standardized practices, enhance the public relations profession in Florida. For more information, visit: www.fpra.org.
The Lee County Port Authority operates Southwest Florida International Airport and Page Field in Fort Myers. No ad valorem, or property, taxes are used for the operation or improvement of either airport.
For more information, visit: www.flylcpa.com.