EMEA Public Affairs Consultancy of the Year

At the formal Saber awards ceremony, independent analysts The Holmes Group announced the EMEA region’s PR consultancies of the year. Fleishman-Hilliard was given the honorary title of ‘Public Affairs Consultancy of the Year’.

The following quote accompanied the award announcement and references the Brussels office:

“Under the leadership of Caroline Wunnerlich, Fleishman-Hillard has established itself as the most consistently impressive agency of the large multinationals operating in the Brussels public affairs market and the past couple of years have seen it build on its traditional strengths by developing a formidable digital capability and new financial services expertise (timely, considering the plethora of issues that the industry is currently dealing with). Last year, FH added the EuroAce “Renovate Europe” campaign and work from the Federation of European Asset Managers, Thomson Reuters and Eli Lilly to an already impressive roster of corporate and association clients. The office has been particularly active on the thought leadership front, producing a new European Parliament Digital Trends Survey for 2011, participating in events such as the AmCham Transatlantic Conference and Competition Conference and hosting a meeting of the Personal Democracy Forum.”

Elena Fadeeva, General Director of Fleishman-Hillard Vanguard commented: «As a part of the European team we are very proud of our colleagues’ successes in the EMEA region. This year’s recognition of a communication network once again emphasizes Fleishman-Hillard’s status as the leading expert in strategic management and consulting sphere».

The Holmes Report repeatedly noted the leading position of Fleishman-Hillard in the public relations industry. The network was twice voted agency of the year in the Central and Eastern Europe and in 2011 it was recognized as «Сonsultancy of the Year» in the Asia-Pacific region.


The Holmes Report – is one of the most authoritative reports provided by the international public relations analytical company, The Holmes Group. Every year the company’s specialists choose an agency of the year from more than 400 companies in North America, the EMEA region (Europe, the Middle East and Africa) and the Asia-Pacific region.