CRYSTAL PR NAMED SILVER WINNER IN 2013 CIPR PRIDE AWARDS
Crystal PR has earned award recognition for its PR services for a second time this month as a silver winner in the ‘Outstanding Small Consultancy’ category in the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) regional awards held in Southampton.
The 2013 CIPR Wessex and Channel Islands PRide awards celebrate the very best in public relations across the region which includes Hampshire, Dorset and the Isle of Wight as well as the Channel Islands.
It follows on from success in the Jersey Chartered Institute of Marketing Excellence Awards 2013 in which Crystal contributed to the Jersey Finance ‘Jersey’s Value to Britain’ campaign which won the ‘Best Use of PR’ category.
Mike Sunier, Managing Director, Crystal PR, commented:
“I am delighted that efforts of the team at Crystal, headed by Adam Riddell, have been acknowledged at two major award ceremonies this month. It is particularly encouraging that our achievements as an agency have been recognised against other similar sized agencies in the UK.”
The full list of the 2013 Wessex and Channel Islands PRide Awards winners can be accessed via the CIPR website.
The CIPR PRide Awards, sponsored nationally by Precise, PRWeek and RedBrand/Specialist Speakers, receive entries from freelancers, consultancies and in-house teams across 12 UK regions and nations. The judging process for the PRide Awards is rigorous with a national panel of industry experts assessing the shortlisted entries and choosing the winners. The 2013 Chairs of Judges, Gill Dandy FCIPR, Senior Consultant at The Centre for Strategy and Communication, and Chris Genasi FCIPR, Senior Consultant at APCO Worldwide, assisted in ensuring a fair and consistent judging process.
CIPR President Sue Wolstenholme FCIPR added:
“The Wessex and Channel Islands CIPR PRide Awards celebrate the very best public relations campaigns, teams and individuals from across the region. The exceptional quality of entries received this year is a real testament to the thriving industry which exists in the region. The CIPR PRide Awards represent the best, most creative and most effective public relations work across the UK regions and nations and to win a silver award is a great achievement which means your work has been judged as amongst the best in the area by leading public relations experts.”