Technology, Management and Budget
The Michigan Department of Technology, Management & Budget (DTMB) recently received four PACE Awards, including a coveted People's Choice Award, during a virtual awards ceremony from the Central Michigan Public Relations Society of America (CMPRSA).
The PACE Awards are mid-Michigan's highest honor of public relations activities and are awarded annually to practitioners who, in the judgment of their (out-of-state) peers, have successfully addressed a contemporary issue with exemplary professional skill, creativity, and resourcefulness.
"DTMB was honored to be recognized in CMPRSA's 2021 PACE Award program," stated, Caleb Buhs, communications director with DTMB. "This recognition, including a People's Choice Award, highlights the important work and impact government communications can have in the lives of its employees and all Michiganders."
DTMB's 2021 PACE Awards include:
This year's awards follow a 2020 Organizational Relations Campaign Pinnacle Award for DTMB's Help. Connect. Solve. - the official rollout of the DTMB strategic plan.
More than 300 organizations have been recognized by CMPRSA for excellence in public relations over the past two decades. The PACE Awards program includes non-profit organizations, corporations and public and private agencies in Clinton, Eaton, Genesee, Gratiot, Ingham, Jackson, Livingston and Shiawassee counties.