The 15th annual Service Industry Advertising Awards announced that the Hockessin-based public relations firm GillespieHall won three gold awards for its work in the categories of visual brand identity design, for the biotech startup Avkin; informational social media campaign, on fetal alcohol syndrome for Brandywine Counseling and Community Services; and integrated marketing campaign, for a large school district.

“We love what we do at GillespieHall and that passion infuses our work,” said Vice President Clara Mattucci. “The GH team is competitive, and we enjoy having our work evaluated by our peers. Winning three gold awards from the SIAA is a great accomplishment for our entire team.”

“Our business value is helping our clients discover theirs,” said Bridget Paverd, a partner at GillespieHall. “We’re known for effective storytelling and differentiating our clients from the competition — we connect our clients to their audiences in many different ways. Brand loyalty is a commodity worth growing and protecting — we do that well for our clients and it’s nice to have recognition from the SIAA.”

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