(updated Dec.2nd – adds info on Golin Romania’s evolution at PR Award 2015)
Romanian PR Award, awarding the best on Romanian PR market and event that reached its 13th edition, designated the winners of 2015 competition during a gala organized in at JW Marriott in Bucharest.
This year, the PR Agency of the Year award went to MSLGroup The Practice.
Receiving the prize, the co-managing director of the agency, Oana Bulexa and Monica Jitariuc, stated:
MSLGroup The Practice was born 9 years ago, from an ambitious dream: to establish new standards in PR. With a lot of passion and a lot of work, this dream became a reality. We are winning tonight, for the third time, the Agency of the Year award at Romanian PR Award, a first in competition’s history. We thank to out team, which puts a lot of soul in everything it does! We thank to our clients and to our partners, who believe in us and support us every time! It is extremely honoring to see our name up there, in the gallery of the PR agencies who make history
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Golin was also one of the most awarded PR agencies at Romanian PR Award, where it scooped 11 trophies and diplomas.
The performance at Romanian PR Award represents a validation of our efforts to develop campaigns who aren’t just creative, but also efficient. To be really close to our clients on all plans, it is essential to understand the context and their business objectives, but also the challenges in their markets. This approach involves a high level of dedication and competencies and reflects both in our campaign’s success, which generate real business results for clients, but also in the long term collaborations we have with them
Managing Partner Golin Romania
The Communicator of the Year award went to Constantin Chiriac, director of International Theater Festival Sibiu (FITS), while the PR Professional of the Year accolade was received by Crenguta Rosu, Managing Director, DC Communication.
The jury awarded 19 Gold trophies, 46 Silver and 15 Excellence diplomas. The “PR In-house Team of the Year” went to Samsung Electronics Romania.
On the other hand, the “PR Innovator of the Year”, awarded for the third year in the row by Vodafone Romania, was awarded to OMV Petrom and its partners – Graffiti and GMP – for “Professional Romania”.
”Best Use of PR Measurement & Evaluation” went to AdFaber and MSLGroup The Practice for “Hour of Code- Give code a chance”.
The full list of winners is available on Romanian PR Award’s website
Romanian PR Award is supported by Vodafone Romania (founding partner), by Raiffeisen Bank, Coca-Cola Hellenic, Ursus Breweries, KFC and Banca Transilvania (partners), TNT, Halewood Wines, 360Revolution, JW Marriott Buxharest Grand Hotel, Lastele.ro (logistic partners), Rogalski Damaschin PR (junior partner) and Hotnews, Forbes, PR Romania, IQADS, Adhugger, CSR Romania, Zelist and Markmedia.ro (media partners).