The One Show

The One Show is the world's most prestigious award show in advertising, design and digital marketing. For over 40 years, the Gold Pencil has been regarded as one of the top prizes in the creative industry. The One Show has had a rich legacy of honoring some of the most groundbreaking ideas, created by some of the most remarkable minds in creativity.

2020 One Show Public Relations Jury

Betsy Quinn

Partner & Global Awards Director


San Francisco

Betsy is a public relations agency veteran who has been advising and promoting the world’s leading brands for nearly four decades. She’s worked in many leadership roles from running Ketchum West’s brand marketing practice, to serving as the West’s most senior creative and strategic planning director. As a skilled facilitator, she helps to inform and direct brand strategy, positioning, messaging, and creative for clients across diverse industries from CPG, to food and nutrition, food B2B, corporate, healthcare and technology.

In 2001, she led the development of Ketchum’s award-winning account planning methodology and launched many innovative planning and programming tools used across the agency’s global network today. She was named a Partner in 2013. Today, as part of her responsibilities, she drives the agency’s creative footprint in awards worldwide, which has helped Ketchum become one of the industry’s most awarded agencies. In 2019, the Holmes Report named Ketchum its Global Creative Agency of the Year.

Betsy is an accredited (APR) member of the Public Relations Society of America, and graduate of the School of Journalism, University of Missouri-Columbia.




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