Forbes Communications Council member companies span from boutique tech agencies to software innovation firms to leading phone and cable providers. In the past few months, these brands and the amazing people behind them have been recognized for their hard work by prestigious publications and networks, including PRWeek and LinkedIn. Below, we highlight five members and their big news.

Bospar Wins Three Awards Recognizing Its Excellence as an Agency

Curtis Sparrer

Led by co-founder and principal Curtis Sparrer, Bospar is a top boutique tech public relations firm that was recently recognized by PRWeek and the Business Intelligence Group.

PRWeek named Bospar the Outstanding Boutique Agency winner. Additionally, Bospar was named PR Agency of the Year at the Business Intelligence Group (BIG) 2018 Public Relations and Marketing Excellence Awards. Bospar also won PR Agency Media Relations Campaign of the Year for the second year in a row.

Read more about this exciting achievement here.

Josh Ong Recognized in Crain’s New York Business 40 Under 40 2018 List

Josh Ong

Josh Ong, director of global brand strategy & communications at Cheetah Mobile, the #4 mobile app developer in the world, was named to Crain’s New York Business 40 Under 40 2018 list. The men and women on the list represent rising New York business stars who are making their mark and solving challenges in their industries and communities. Josh went from writing about technology as a journalist to working with it at Cheetah Mobile.

“I had been telling a lot of different stories about a lot of different companies,” he said. “I thought it would be interesting to tell just one story.”

Read more about how Josh is contributing to his industry here.

Mia Tinari and Tait Towers Recognized for Hard Work and Innovation

Mia Tinari

Mia Tinari, global head of marketing + communications at TAIT, the world market leader in designing, constructing and delivering the finest live event equipment in the world, was recently honored by The Council of the City of Philadelphia for Women’s History. She was recognized for her “many years of phenomenal work and leadership in the community.” The citation was presented by Councilman Kenyatta Johnson.

Additionally, Fast Company named TAIT one of the most innovative companies in live event for the second consecutive year. TAIT credits its innovation to its world-class team and their dedication. “Receiving this recognition on our 40th anniversary is serendipitous as TAIT was founded on the principle of innovation and forty years later that principle lives on,” says Mia.

Read more about the recognition here.

Art+Logic Named One of the Top Design and Software Development Agencies in LA

Carlos Perez

Art+Logic was recently named one of the Top Creative, Design, and Development Companies in Los Angeles 2018 by Clutch. Carlos Perez is director of marketing at Art+Logic, a software innovation firm based in Pasadena, CA with offices throughout North America. Its accolades were specifically in the categories of software developers, graphic designers, digital design agencies, and .NET developers. Companies are selected based on their proven “ability to deliver high-quality services that their clients praise.”

Learn more about the awards here.

Comcast NBCUniversal Named a Top 10 Company by LinkedIn

Joan Hammel

Leading phone, internet and cable provider Comcast was named to LinkedIn’s Top Companies for 2017, ranking 10th among companies where the world wants to work now. The ranking is based on job applications, engagement and retention and was run on companies with over 500 employees, leveraging insights from both jobseekers and current employees. Joan Hammel is senior director, external communications at Comcast.

Read more about this exciting news here.

These are just a handful of Forbes Councils members’ recent exciting achievements. Read about what other members are working on here.

Have news of your own to share with the community? Submit your accomplishments to our team by visiting the “get media exposure” page in your member dashboard.


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