Harrogate-based Cicada Communications has been shortlisted for three awards at the 2013 CIPR Yorkshire and Lincolnshire PRide Awards.
Cicada has been recognised for its outstanding work with a nomination in the Not-For-Profit category for the campaign National Insect Week 2012, ran on behalf of client the Royal Entomological Society, which included a Bioblitz at Clarence House with HRH The Prince of Wales.
The ‘Assuring the Integrity of the Food Chain’ conference, which Cicada event managed and promoted on behalf of the Leeds, York and North Yorkshire Local Enterprise Partnership, is shortlisted in two categories: Public Sector Campaign and Best Event.
Cicada Communications account director Jane Chamberlain said:
We are thrilled to be shortlisted in the most prestigious and rigorous awards of their kind.
We are very proud of the success of our campaigns for both Assuring the Integrity of the Food Chain and National Insect Week 2012. To be recognised by our peers for our efforts is a great testament to the hard work of our team.
This year marks the tenth anniversary of the CIPR PRide awards.
Commenting on this year’s shortlist announcement, CIPR President Sue Wolstenhome FCIPR, said:
The CIPR PRide Awards celebrate the very best in public relations from across the UK’s regions and nations.
This year’s entries were all of an incredibly high standard, highlighting the industry-leading work that is taking place right across the UK. I would like to congratulate all of those who have been shortlisted for an award; their success demonstrates their exemplary achievements in such a thriving profession, and recognises the impact they have made in their region and beyond.
The CIPR Yorkshire and Lincolnshire PRide awards will take place on 28 November 2013 at the Queens Hotel in Leeds.