Awards

  • Power List 2014 (No. 45), PRWeek (2014)
  • Outstanding CSR/Sustainability Executive, Bulldog CSR Awards (2014)
  • Global Professional of the Year—Agency, PRWeek Global Awards (2014)
  • In2 Innovator 25, The Holmes Report (2013)
  • Agency Awe Professional, PR News Agency A-List Awards (2013)
  • Gold, PR Blogger of the Year, Bulldog Stars of PR Awards (2013)
  • Global PR Person of the Year, Havas Worldwide (2013)
  • Honorable Mention, Individual Blog, PR News Social Media Icon Awards (2013)
  • 25 Most Powerful People in PR (No. 20), Business Insider (2012)
  • Hall of Fame, PR News PR People Awards (2012)
  • PR Professional of the Year, PRWeek Awards (2011)
  • Winner, Speech or Bylined Article, Bronze SABRE (Superior Achievement in Branding and Reputation) (2011)
  • PR Professional of the Year (Agency), PR News PR People Awards (2011)
  • Finalist, Lifetime Achievement Award, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business (2011)
  • Silver, PR Blogger of the Year, Bulldog Stars of PR Awards (2011)
  • Bronze, Agency Professional of the Year, Bulldog Stars of PR Awards (2011)
  • Honorable Mention, Blog, PR News Platinum PR Awards (2011)
  • Winner, Blog, People, PR News Digital PR Awards (2011)
  • Blogger of the Year, Golden Bridge Awards (2011)
  • Lifetime Achievement, Golden Bridge Awards (2011)
  • Management Team of the Year (with Lisa Rosenberg and Donna Murphy), Golden Bridge Awards (2011)
  • Honorable Mention, PR Agency Team Leader, PR News PR People Awards (2010)
  • Finalist, Lifetime Achievement Award, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business (2010)
  • Finalist, Service Executive of the Year, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business (2010)
  • PR industry trifecta for Jack + Bill initiative for 20-somethings: PR Innovation of the Year, PRWeek; PR Agency Initiative of the Year, Iron SABRE; PR Innovation of the Year, Gold, Bulldog Reporter (2009; Marian was CMO of Porter Novelli and the creative force behind Jack + Bill)
  • Top-rated trendspotter, The Independent (2006)
  • One of the world’s top five trendspotters, global publisher VNU (2004)
  • One of 10 “Job Titles We’d Like to Have,” Fast Company (1996)
  • “40 Under 40,” Crain’s New York Business (1995)
  • “Cyber 60,” New York (1995)
  • One of the New York Public Library’s “Books for the Teen Age,” War and Peace in the Persian Gulf: What Teenagers Want to Know (1992)