Public relations professionals across East Anglia celebrate 10th anniversary of CIPR PRide Awards
Public relations professionals from East Anglia were celebrating last night as practitioners and organisations were honoured for their work over the past 12 months at the 10th anniversary celebration of the CIPR East Anglia PRide Awards at Trinity Park.
There was huge success on the night for the public sector as Essex County Council and Norfolk County Council each went home with two awards apiece. Norfolk County Council were awarded gold awards for the ‘Best Use of Social Media’ and ‘Best Public Sector’ campaign, whilst Essex County Council received the top prize for in the Healthcare category for their Dementia campaign, before being named as the Outstanding In-House Public Relations Team of 2013.
Circle Housing Group was presented with three gold awards on the night including two awards for their House Exchange campaign. Jungle PR was named as East Anglia’s Outstanding Small Consultancy and Norwich-based agency, Tribe, won the coveted 'Outstanding Public Relations Consultancy of the Year' award.
It was a triumphant night for Mosaic Publicity who finished the evening with four gold and two silver awards. Mosaic's 'Give a Child a Christmas' campaign picked up three awards including the judges special award for ‘Best Use of Research, Planning, Measurement and Evaluation’ and Mosaic Account Manager, Kelly Taylor, was recognised as East Anglia’s 'Outstanding Young Communicator'.
View the full list of the 2013 East Anglia PRide Awards winners.
The CIPR PRide Awards recognise the very best in public relations that we have to offer right here in East Anglia and it makes me very proud to see the excellent work taking place in our region. This year’s entries were of an incredibly high standard so I would like to congratulate all of those who have been shortlisted or won an award; their achievements are a real recognition of their hard work and commitment across the last year.
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About the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR)Founded in 1948, the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) is the Royal Chartered professional body for public relations practitioners in the UK and overseas. The CIPR is the largest membership organisation for PR practitioners outside of North America. By size of turnover and number of individually registered members, we are the leading representative body for the PR profession and industry in Europe.
The CIPR advances professionalism in public relations by making its members accountable to their employers and the public through a code of conduct and searchable public register, setting standards through training, qualifications, awards and the production of best practice and skills guidance, facilitating Continuing Professional Development (CPD), and awarding Chartered Public Relations Practitioner status (Chart.PR).