Pier, has been shortlisted for a record 10 awards in the 2011 Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) East Anglia PRide Awards 2011; more nominations than any other organisation in the region.
The agency received nominations across five categories: Best Use of Media Relations, Corporate and Business Communications, Consumer Relations, Best Campaign £10,000 and Under, and Not-for-Profit.
Pier Director, Kate Bowden Smith said: “We are really proud to have been shortlisted for so many awards. I’d like to say a huge thank you to our clients for their support and to the team at Pier, whose dedication and enthusiasm made the campaigns so successful.”
The CIPR PRide Awards have grown in strength and stature this year; recognising public relations success and achievement, there were in excess of 1,000 entries to this year’s awards. The East Anglian awards will be announced during a presentation gala dinner at Newmarket Racecourse on Wednesday 9th November 2011.
Commenting on the PRide shortlist, Jane Wilson CIPR CEO said: ‘The CIPR PRide Awards celebrate the best PR and campaigns from the profession across the UK. To be shortlisted for an Award demonstrates exemplary achievement, impact and value – immediately putting their work in the spotlight. Congratulations to everyone for reaching this stage.’