OUC Wins Two FPRA Awards

Apr 28, 2011

ORLANDO – OUC – The Reliable One’s “Know Your Numbers” Wellness Campaign earned two awards Thursday night at the 2011 Florida Public Relations Association Orlando Area Chapter Image Awards, an annual event that recognizes outstanding public relations programs in Orlando.

OUC’s internal public relations campaign to promote its wellness program won an Award of Distinction and a Judges’ Award for maximizing results on a small budget.

The campaign engages and inspires employees and retirees to make changes for a healthier lifestyle by participating in OUC’s Know Your Numbers Wellness Program, which includes health assessments, classes on health-related topics and physical activities such as the OUC Half Marathon & 5K, American Heart Walk. OUC launched Know Your Numbers in January 2010 in an effort to create a healthier workforce and mitigate health care costs.

About OUC—The Reliable One

Established in 1923 by a special act of the Florida Legislature, OUC—The Reliable One is the second largest municipal utility in Florida. OUC provides electric and water services to more than 221,000 customers in Orlando, St. Cloud and parts of unincorporated Orange and Osceola counties. Visit OUC.com to learn more about our commitment to reliability, affordability and sustainability.

About FPRA - The Florida Public Relations Association

The Florida Public Relations Association (FPRA) is the oldest public relations organization in the United States. Members represent a variety of different organizations including private and public corporations, government entities, not-for-profits, counseling firms and independent practitioners. As a statewide Association, FPRA boasts nearly 1,500 professional and student members, all which make up the 15 professional and 11 student chapters.