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Beyond Spots & Dots Wins PRSA Pittsburgh Renaissance Award

Monday, February 1, 2021


Beyond Spots & Dots, a full-service advertising agency, today announced that it has been recognized by the PRSA Renaissance Awards for the agency’s corporate social responsibility through its Women-to-Women Grant Program. This accolade emphasizes Beyond Spots & Dots’ commitment to supporting women-owned businesses and strengthening communities who have been negatively impacted by COVID-19.

Beyond Spots & Dots received a PRSA Pittsburgh Renaissance Award for corporate social responsibility. The agency submitted its Women-to-Women Grant Program, detailing the agency’s philanthropic efforts to offer women-owned small businesses impacted by the pandemic with grant funding. This total grant amount went to female business owners in each of their offices’ communities including $5,000 to Pittsburgh, $5,000 to Baltimore, and $5,000 to Columbus.

“We are grateful to have sustained our business throughout the pandemic, and, as a women-owned company, we want to extend our support and give back to female business owners in the communities we serve,” said Melanie Querry, President and Founder, Beyond Spots & Dots. “We’re very proud of our Women-to-Women Grant Program and to have had the opportunity to offer grant funding to three outstanding women-owned businesses.”

Impartial judges from the PRSA Colorado chapter reviewed and judged the entries for the 2021 PRSA Pittsburgh Renaissance Awards.

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About Beyond Spots & Dots

Established in 2006, Beyond Spots & Dots is a full-service advertising agency in Pittsburgh, PA, Columbus, OH and Baltimore, MD. Beyond Spots & Dots is dedicated to planning, creating and managing advertising, marketing, public relations, branding and digital for clients. Agency services range from digital advertising, programmatic tactics, social media, web development and SEO to traditional media buying, market research, copywriting, brand development and video production. Beyond Spots & Dots is also recognized as a national Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).

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