Weber Shandwick Takes Home Seven APAC SABREs

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Weber Shandwick Takes Home Seven APAC SABREs


BEIJING, November 11, 2011 – Weber Shandwick and its clients were recently honored with seven Asia Pacific SABRE Awards – the most awarded to any agency – at a ceremony in Singapore, sponsored by The Holmes Report. The awards recognized client work in Australia, China, India and Malaysia from a variety of industries, and also named the firm Asia Pacific Consumer Consultancy of the Year and India Consultancy of the Year.

“This latest recognition of is testament to the talent of our people, who continuously deliver exceptional, best-in-class work; and to our clients with whom we share these awards as always.” said Tim Sutton, chairman, Weber Shandwick Asia Pacific.

This year’s Weber Shandwick winning client campaigns are:

  • Indian Sub-Continent: Save the Children, Every One (India)
  • Consumer Products/Services: P&G Gillette, Shave Sutra: Shave India Movement (India)
  • Marketing to Consumers – New Product: McDonald’s “Make Room for Happiness” (China) Employee Communications: Pfizer PawClub Internal Launch (Australia)
  • Not for Profit: Youth Asia, YOUTH’10 – Malaysia’s Largest Youth Festival (Malaysia)

The APAC SABRE Awards are the latest in a series of industry accolades for Weber Shandwick, most recently named Agency of the Year in Hong Kong by Marketingmagazine and receiving 11 IPRA Golden World Awards – more than any other firm.