Mock The Week's Andy Parsons to host Excellence Awards

Mock The Week comedian Andy Parsons will host the 2017 CIPR Excellence Awards ceremony at The Artillery Garden at the HAC in London on Tuesday 6 June.

Andy hit comedy fame following numerous appearances on radio and TV shows including Live at the Apollo, Mock the Week, QI, Saturday Live, The Stand Up Show, The Comedy Store, They Think It’s All Over, The PMQ show, Scrooby Trevithick and Parsons & Naylor’s Pull-Out Sections.

Tickets for the prestigious, black tie award ceremony are selling fast. Visit the awards website for further information.

“Delivers a barrage of beautifully crafted jokes – short, sharp shocks made so entertaining and agreeable”  - Time Out

“Laugh out loud funny…manages to be utterly likeable and very funny while being Mr. Angry at the state of the world.” - The Sunday Telegraph

“Terrific satirical stand-up” - Independent on Sunday

Notes to editors

About the CIPR Excellence Awards
The CIPR Excellence Awards are the longest-running and most-rigorously assessed awards in public relations.

Now in their 33rd year, the Excellence Awards showcase the highest levels of professional achievement from PR professionals and teams across the UK and throughout the world. The Awards are distinguished by their unerring commitment to professional standards. Shortlisted entrants compete across 29 categories, facing panel interviews with over 85 esteemed judges.

In 2016 – for the second consecutive year – the CIPR Excellence Awards were recognised at the Association Excellence Awards 2016, receiving a Mark of Excellence for Best Association Awards Event.

This year’s prestigious Excellence Awards Ceremony takes place at the Artillery Garden at the HAC, London on Tuesday 6 June 2017. Over 700 guests from over 100 consultancies and in-house teams are expected to attend.