SAN FRANCISCO, June 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Karbo Communications, a top-ranked digital marketing and PR agency, today announced that it has won a Bronze Stevie® Award for Public Relations Agency of the Year.

Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations - public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.

More than 3,700 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Startup of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Live Event of the Year and App of the Year.

Karbo Com enjoyed a record year in 2017, with numerous coverage wins in the augmented reality, IIoT, cloud computing and sensor spaces, among others. The agency earned praise from the judging panel for its “great year and impressive accomplishments,” “very interesting work in the tech space” and “use of data, analytics and effective communication techniques.”

“It’s a tremendous honor to stand among such accomplished agencies,” said Julie Karbo, CEO of Karbo Communications. “We know how much work it takes to implement a PR program that drives sales and moves the needle for clients. Each of our fellow nominees should be proud of their efforts in the last year. We certainly are.”

More than 200 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.

“The nominations submitted for The 2018 American Business Awards were outstanding. The competition was intense, and those recognized as Stevie Award winners should be immensely proud of this accomplishment,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.

About Karbo Communications

Karbo Communications, Inc. is a leading digital technology PR and marketing agency located in the hub of innovation, San Francisco’s South of Market area (SoMA). A full-service agency, Karbo Communications offers an extensive array of innovative digital services, including branding, corporate and product PR, social media, creative services, content development and more. Karbo Communications has helped to disrupt markets through strategic communications programs for groundbreaking companies such as Apple, eBay, Digg, Oracle, Equinix, Chomp, Cisco and Peribit.

The Karbo Communications team brings industry knowledge, strategic thinking, creativity and the best of the tech industry’s entrepreneurial spirit to create and amplify market leadership for a range of clients, from start-ups to leading global organizations. For more information, visit www.karbocom.com or follow us on Twitter @KarboCo, Facebook and LinkedIn.

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. 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 http://www.StevieAwards.com.

Media Contact

Julie Karbo julie@karbocom.com 415-255-6510

Sponsors of The 2018 American Business Awards include HCL America, John Hancock Financial Services and SoftPro.