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What Are the Thoth Awards?

Named for the Egyptian god of communication, the Thoth (pronounced “tot”) Awards recognize the outstanding strategic public relations programs and components developed and produced in the Greater Washington, D.C. area. Achievements are recognized in 42 categories, including:

  • 16 program categories that celebrate the best PR campaigns
  • 18 component categories that highlight top accomplishments in PR tactics
  • The prestigious Institute for Public Relations Research, Measurement and Evaluation Award (Entries in this category will be judged by the Institute for Public Relations)
  • And new this year, PR Agency & Communication Team Awards

The Public Relations Society of America’s National Capital Chapter (PRSA-NCC) sponsors the local annual Thoth competition to recognize and reward outstanding achievement in public relations and to encourage continued excellence in the field.

Complete List of 2018 Thoth Award Winners

50th Annual Thoth Awards Gala

Winners were announced at the Thoth Gala from Thursday, October, 18, 2018 at the National Press Club.

Hall of Fame Inductees
This year, we inducted two local public relations leaders into the National Capital Public Relations Hall of Fame.  We were proud to honor:

Martha Boudreau
Executive Vice President & Chief Communications and Marketing Officer, AARP

Pattie Yu
Principal, theYucrew

Martha Boudreau Pattie Yu
Executive Vice President & Chief Communications and Marketing Officer


Kamari Guthrie, Director of Communications at, served as "Mistress of Ceremonies" for the Gala!



Thanks to our Thoth Awards Gala Sponsors

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