Awards, Affiliations

 

Over the years we’ve been honored to receive the following recognition for our public relations work and freelance writing on behalf of our clients:

  • 2016 Idaho Press Club Award of Excellence – “Magazine, Serious Feature Writing” – 1st Place
  • 2015 Idaho Press Club Award of Excellence – “Magazine, Light Feature Writing” – 1st Place & 3rd Place
  • 2011 Top 50 Idaho Author
  • 79th Annual Writer’s Digest International Writing Competition – Award winner, top 50 magazine feature article
  • 2010 Idaho Press Club Award of Excellence – “Magazine, Serious Feature Writing” – 1st Place
  • 2010 Capital City Communicators IMPACT Award of Excellence  – “Feature Writing”
  • 2010 Capital City Communicators IMPACT Award, Merit – Media Campaign
  • 2009 Idaho Press Club Award of Excellence – “Magazine, Serious Feature Writing” – 1st Place
  • 2008 Idaho Press Club Award of Excellence – “Magazine, Serious Feature Writing” –
  • 2008 Idaho Press Club Award of Excellence – “Media Campaign”
  • 2005 Idaho Press Club Award of Excellence – “Crime & Courts Reporting” – 1st Place
  • 2005 Boise Weekly “Best of Boise” Reader’s Award – Feature writing
  • 2004 Idaho Press Club Award of Excellence – Media Campaign
  • 2004 Idaho Press Club Award of Excellence – Script Writing
  • 2004 Idaho Press Club Award of Excellence – News Release Writing
  • 2000 “KUDOS” Marketing Award, National Recreation & Parks Assoc. – Campaign
  • 2000 “Best Public Service Ad,” Idaho Broadcaster’s Assoc. – TV ad
  • 1999 “Rockie” Creative Award, Boise Ad Federation – Radio ad
  • 1999 “Rockie” Creative Award, Boise Ad Federation – Print ad
  • 1999 “Rockie” Creative Award, Boise Ad Federation – Print ad
  • 1997 “City Excellence Award,” City of Phoenix, Rio Salado Public Involvement Team
  • 1992 “Health Education Media Maker Yearly” (HEMMY), Ariz. Public Health Association

Murphy Media Services is a small business with 100% female-ownership.

Patti Murphy is a member of the Board of Directors of the Idaho Press Club

She is a graduate of 2003-2005 Leadership Boise, Boise Chamber of Commerce

She is also a graduate of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Emergency Management Institute, Advanced Public Information Officer training.