The American Cleaning Institute’s (ACI) Communications Team has been recognized as a finalist in three Ragan Communications Awards — Ragan’s PR Daily Awards, PR Daily’s 2023 Content Marketing Awards and PR Daily’s Media Relations Awards.

The award recognitions stemmed from ACI’s Class of Clean campaign. Class of Clean: The College Student’s Guide To Cleaning was recognized in the Integrated PR & Marketing category of Ragan’s PR Daily Awards. ACI’s influencer work for the Class of Clean campaign was recognized in the Influencer Marketing category of PR Daily’s 2023 Content Marketing Awards and the Influencer Relations category of PR Daily’s Media Relations Awards.

ACI’s Communications Team includes Brian Sansoni (Senior Vice President of Communications, Outreach & Membership), Jessica Ek (Senior Director of Digital Communications), Kristin DiNicolantonio (Director of Stakeholder Communications) and Natalie D’Apolito (Communications Coordinator).

“Our Class of Clean campaign provides invaluable information for college students everywhere,” says Melissa Hockstad, ACI president & CEO. “The campaign being honored in three different award competitions is a testament to the importance of cleaning education and the expertise of ACI’s communications team. I am immensely proud of this campaign and our team.”

The award winners will be announced at the PR Daily Awards Luncheon on Dec. 15.