PRecious Communications is thrilled to win several awards in the 16th Annual International Business Awards. The agency won the “Gold Stevie Awards” for “Public Relations Agency of the Year” in Asia, Australia and New Zealand for the second time in a row having won the same award last year at the 15th Stevie Awards.
A record total of more than 4,000 nominations from organisations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process from May through early August.
While recognising PRecious Communications as the best “Public Relations Agency of the Year in Asia, Australia and New Zealand,” the judges were impressed with the creative campaigns that produced results and PRecious Communications’ strength in media relations and integrated PR. “Incredibly strong growth and innovative approaches fostering great word of mouth recommendations. Very impressive results over a short time,” commented one of the judges.
The #MunichTreasureHunt was recognised as the best Communications and PR Campaign of the Year and won the Gold Stevie Award for consumer marketing. The same campaign also won the Silver Stevie Award for Social Media Focused Communications or PR Campaign of the Year and the Bronze Stevie Award for Communications or PR Campaign of the Year for New Product or Service Launch and Communications or PR Campaign of the Year for Travel & Tourism.
The judges highlighted the excellent online and offline engagement and outstanding results in terms of revenue. “The PRecious Communications team did an excellent job in the delivery for the outreach of the Munich Treasure Hunt. It was well planned, strategically delivered to help with the airlines rebranding and the awareness of the route,” noted one of the judges.
Lars Voedisch, Managing Director & Principal Consultant, PRecious Communications was recognised as the “Executive of the Year – Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations” with a Silver Stevie Award, and Prayaank Gupta, Head of Growth & Innovation at PRecious Communications was recognised as the “Communications Professional of the Year” with a Bronze Stevie Award.
“The IBA judges from across the world were highly impressed with the nominations they reviewed this year. With the level of achievement documented in the nominations from 74 nations, the Stevie Awards are proud to honour organisations that demonstrate a high level of achievement in a variety of industries” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. “We received more nominations than ever and look forward to honouring the Stevie winners at our gala in Vienna, Austria this October.”
The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organisations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small – are eligible to submit nominations. The 2019 IBAs received entries from organisations in 74 nations and territories. Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala awards banquet at the ANDAZ Hotel am Belvedere, Vienna, Austria on 19 October.
Details about The International Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/IBA.