The shortlist for Awards for Excellence in Public Relations 2018 has been updated to include the candidates shortlisted for the Young Communications Professional of the Year.

Awards for Excellence in Public Relations 2018

#PRAwards18

Shortlisted Entries


#DoubleUpforIBD

Teneo PSG
The Irish Society for Colitis & Crohn’s Disease (ISCC) supported by Abbvie

#FlexYourMussels
Wilson Hartnell
Bord Bia

#LoveCurrysPCWorld
Teneo PSG
Currys PC World

#TheCallUp
Murray
Three Ireland

‘No Time for Waste Community Chill’, Tesco
Murray
Tesco

“Get in the Games” with Aldi
Gibney Communications/Presence PR
Aldi Ireland

A new initiative – the National Patient Experience Survey
HIQA

AIB Backing Club & County #TheToughest
Wilson Hartnell
AIB

AIG Ireland – Social & Digital Activation
Teneo PSG
AIG Ireland

Airbnb ‘Night At’ the Guinness Storehouse
Wilson Hartnell
Guinness Storehouse

Alcohol – tackling the crisis on our roads
Drury | Porter Novelli
Road Safety Authority

All You Can Eat, Sleep & Breathe: Three Connected Ireland Report
Drury | Porter Novelli
Three Ireland

ALONE’s 40th Anniversary
Limelight Communications
ALONE

Baileys Treatyard
Wilson Hartnell
Baileys

Burgers Better. The launch of BuJo
Drury | Porter Novelli
BuJo

Burning the playbook: McCourt memoir rises from the ashes
Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Celebrating 100 years of Ford in Ireland
Cullen Communications
Henry Ford & Son Ltd.

Centra Live Well
FleishmanHillard
Centra

Centra Takes to the Stage with the Eurovision
FleishmanHillard
Centra

Centra We Are Hurling
FleishmanHillard
Centra

Delivering a better connected life at Three
Three Ireland

Diana A Fashion Legacy
O’Brien PR
Newbridge Silverware

Disability Federation of Ireland’s call for a #MAKEWAYDAY
TRA Brands-The Reputations Agency
Disability Federation of Ireland

Durex #OrgasmsForAll
Teneo PSG
Reckitt Benckiser Ireland

EirGrid; taking moments in time with the GAA to champion the future
Teneo PSG
EirGrid

Engineers Week 2017
Engineers Ireland with support from Q4PR

EPA’s The Story of Your Stuff campaign
Walsh:PR
Environmental Protection Agency

Food Allergens Campaign
Weber Shandwick
Food Safety Authority of Ireland

Gearing up for the M20 Cork – Limerick Motorway
Cork Chamber of Commerce
Limerick Chamber of Commerce

Genomics Medicine Ireland: Creating a Legacy of Health
MKC Communications
Genomics Medicine Ireland

Glenisk Irish Rugby Trading Cards
Legacy Consultants
Glenisk

Irish Examiner Cork City Marathon PR & Social Media Campaign
Hopkins Communications
Cork City Council

It Starts Here
Hanover Communications
BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition

Josiane – the girl from the box
Trócaire

Lidl esmara by Heidi Klum
Lidl Ireland

Lidl Health & Wellness programme
The Reputations Agency
Lidl Ireland

Lidl Ireland’s Kick Start Supplier Development Programme
Lidl Ireland

Littlewoods Ireland #StyleOfPlay GAA Campaign
Legacy Consultants
Littlewoods Ireland

Making Minors Stars
Wilson Hartnell
Electric Ireland

Microplastics
NUI Galway

Official Launch of Waterford Greenway
Springboard PR & Marketing
Waterford City & County Council

Proving Aldi’s Provenance
Gibney Communications
Aldi Ireland

Public Health (Alcohol) Bill 2015
Hume Brophy
National Off-Licence Association (NOffLA)

Reopening of iconic Dublin landmark Bewley’s Grafton Street
FleishmanHillard
Bewley’s

Repak celebrates 20th anniversary
Teneo PSG
Repak

Slattery’s Pub St Patrick’s Day Campaign
Limelight Communications
Slatterys Pub

Smithwick’s 10° West
Wilson Hartnell
Smithwick’s Diageo

Sudocrem Care & Protect: Today’s Mum campaign
PR360
Teva Pharmaceuticals Ireland

SuperValu Whiskey Exclusives
TRA Brands-The Reputations Agency
SuperValu

Supporting sustainable dairy farming
Keating & Associates
DII (Dairy Industry Ireland)

Team Ireland Winter Olympics
Wilson Hartnell
Olympic Council of Ireland

Telling the Panadol ‘This is what we’re made of’ story
Edelman
GSK

The Burren Perfumery – the story of an authentic Irish brand
Elevate PR
The Burren Perfumery

The Irish Government’s bid to win the EMA
Hume Brophy
The Department of Health

The Rutland Centre – A Life in Recovery is a Life Saved
Vital Communications
The Rutland Centre

Together is better – The HPV Vaccination Alliance
Irish Cancer Society

VAT’s not Fair
Drury | Porter Novelli
Charities Institute Ireland

Wild Lights at Dublin Zoo
Teneo PSG
Dublin Zoo

YOUNG COMMUNICATIONS PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Kantar Media
Tabitha Bourke-Cooney
Sophie Eustace
Louise Walsh