FleishmanHillard was named the 2014 Asia-Pacific Network of the Year at the PRWeek Asia Awards. Hosted by Haymarket Group’s leading industry publicationPRWeek, the event honors communicators, agencies and work in Asia Pacific that advances the industry.This marks the third time FleishmanHillard has been named the Asia Pacific Network of the Year since it was established 13 years ago. The honor builds on the agency’s recent recognition asPRWeek’s inaugural Global Agency of the Year.
“It’s a thrill to receive such prestigious recognition of our highly collaborative nature, innovative spirit and robust growth across the region,” said Lynne Anne Davis, FleishmanHillard president of Asia Pacific. “This past year has been big in many ways, including the launch of our refreshed brand signaling our evolution as a fully integrated agency. It’s especially meaningful on our 20th anniversary in this region, the fastest growing geography in our company. With 19 owned offices in 10 countries, we are proud to be a network in the truest sense, bound by shared values and clients, where the majority of top accounts are served by several of our APAC offices.”
In selecting FleishmanHillard, PRWeek noted: “2013 was a milestone year for the network with the launch of its refreshed brand proposition: The Power of True. True speaks to the agency’s unique ability to go beyond the traditional definition of public relations to deliver the power of integrated communications solutions. The commitment to deliver on this vision has seen the network grow 16% organically year on year (in Asia).”
Elena Fadeeva, FleishmanHillard Vanguard’s General Director said, “FleishmanHillard Vanguard is actively collaborating with FleishmanHillard’s offices in Beijing, Hong Kong and Singapore while providing PR support on international markets to our Russian clients. Many Russian companies and government organizations have already experienced the high level of knowledge, professionalism and the networking power of FleishmanHillard’s offices in Asia. We congratulate our colleagues with the much-deserved recognition of their success in this important and dynamic region”.