Who made the cut? Watch the CIPR Excellence Awards shortlist reveal

  • Belfast-based Smarts Communicate and consumer agency Tin Man lead the way with seven nominations each
  • Cohn & Wolfe, Loughborough University, Tin Man and University of Cambridge all impress with three nominations each for a single campaign

View the the full shortlist 

The shortlist for the 2018 CIPR Excellence Awards – the public relations industry's ultimate celebration - has been revealed in three exclusive videos published today. 

Campaign Awards and Best Of Categories (1)

Campaign Awards and Best Of Categories (2)

Individual & Team Awards

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Industry-leading teams, consultancies and professionals will now compete across 31 hotly-contested categories.

Shortlisted entrants will be put through their paces by an esteemed panel of judges during live interviews at CIPR HQ, before the industry's leading lights are revealed at PR's most prestigious awards ceremony on 6 June.

Tickets for the Excellence Awards ceremony - taking place at The Artillery Garden at the HAC, London - are available on the microsite

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 34th year, the Excellence Awards showcase the highest levels of professional achievement from PR professionals and teams across the UK and throughout the world. Visit the website for more.