Ruder Finn has won three major awards from PR Awards Asia while another six were shortlisted. The awards, organised by Campaign, celebrates the most outstanding, inspired and successful campaigns, individuals and companies in Asia-Pacific’s communications industry. Ruder Finn’s wins included Gold for ‘Vinda Group launches unique ‘Vindapedia’ for Employees’ for Employee Engagement/Internal Communications, Silver for ‘RTG Holdings: Say Cheese to LiHO’ for Media Relations, and Bronze for ‘Macy’s Back-to-School Campaign – My Dream Dorm’ for Best Use of Digital. The six shortlisted included entries from Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Mercedes-Benz, Metro China, RTG Holdings, Visa and Volkswagen Group China.
Another major and prestigious win was from IPRA’s Golden World Awards (also dubbed as the ‘Oscars of PR’) for Excellence in Public Relations, which celebrates each year the outstanding achievements of global communication professionals. Ruder Finn’s win was for Midea Group’s “A New Era of Human-Machine Collaboration” in the Reputation & Brand Management Online – Agency category. Shortlisted was Ruder Finn’s entry for Bristol-Myers Squibb “Act Now LIVE BetteR HCV Disease Awareness Campaign”