PRCA launches Digital Awards to recognise groundbreaking communications
The PRCA has launched a new awards programme aimed at recognising the leading digital and social media work of the PR and communications industry.
The PRCA Digital Awards 2017 launch today, and the website can be viewed here: http://www.prcadigitalawards.com.
The PRCA Digital Awards 2017 will recognise the digital and social media talent and impact of individuals, teams and campaigns from the best of the PR and communications profession. Consultancies, in-house teams and individuals are all welcome to enter.
The PRCA Digital Awards have 11 categories to choose from. The full list of categories can be viewed here.
The Awards will feature a prestigious black tie event which will take place on Tuesday 4th April, 2017 at the St. Pancras Renaissance London Hotel.
Francis Ingham MPRCA, Director General, PRCA, said: “It is time for us to celebrate the fact that the PR and communications industry is at the forefront of ground-breaking digital and social media campaigns. The PRCA Digital Awards will recognise the leading, most innovative and most creative work that is out there.”
The PRCA Digital Awards 2017 will be judged by some of the biggest names from the worlds of digital leadership, communications and journalism, meaning that winning one of these awards truly recognise leading-edge PR and communications work.
PRCA Digital Awards 2017 timeline:
- Early Bird Deadline for entries: 10th February, 2017
- Final Deadline for entries: 17th February, 2017
- Shortlists announced: 6th March, 2017
- Date of awards evening: 4th April, 2017
Who we are: Founded in 1969, the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) is a UK-based PR and communications membership body, operating in 48 countries around the world. We represent in excess of 20,000 people across the whole range of the PR and communications industry. The PRCA promotes all aspects of public relations and communications work, helping teams and individuals maximise the value they deliver to clients and organisations.
What we do: The Association exists to raise standards in PR and communications, providing members with industry data, facilitating the sharing of communications best practice and creating networking opportunities.
How we do it and make a difference: All PRCA members are bound by a professional charter and codes of conduct, and benefit from exceptional training. The Association also works for the greater benefit of the industry, sharing best practice and lobbying on the industry's behalf e.g. fighting the NLA's digital licence.
Who we represent: The PRCA currently has more than 400 agency members; 270 in-house PR and communications teams from multinationals, charities and leading public sector organisations; and thousands of individual members.