Weber Shandwick Asia Pacific Celebrates Top Industry Honors
Weber Shandwick Asia Pacific was recently named Regional Network of the Year at both the ICCO Global Awards and the PublicAffairsAsia Gold Standard Awards, in addition to earning Campaign Asia-Pacific’s Greater China Agency of the Year honor for the second consecutive year.
The ICCO (International Communications Consultancy Organization) is the voice of public relations consultancies around the world. Membership is comprised of national trade associations in 32 countries across the globe, representing more than 2,500 PR firms.
“Appreciation from our peers like this is a testament to the groundbreaking work done every day across the region, and recognition of our dedication to breaking traditional service lines and providing our clients with a truly integrated offering,” said Baxter Jolly, Chief Executive Offer, Asia Pacific, Weber Shandwick.
The PublicAffairsAsia Gold Standard Awards recognize innovation and achievement in communications, corporate citizenship and public affairs. In addition to earning the Asia Pacific Regional Network of the Year honor, Weber Shandwick China was also honored with the Gold Standard Award for Digital Communications for the team’s work with Amazon Kindle.
For the second year in a row, Weber Shandwick was named Greater China PR Agency of the Year by Campaign Asia-Pacific. These awards honor inspired leadership, management excellence, outstanding business performance and overall achievements in the region’s advertising and communications industries.
“Throughout 2015, we’ve had the opportunity to collaborate with terrific clients on groundbreaking integrated campaigns that really made an impact on their businesses,” said Darren Burns, president, Weber Shandwick China.