FleishmanHillard Vanguard Comes Fourth in the National Rating of Russia’s Communications Companies

FleishmanHillard Vanguard took one of the leading positions in the consolidated National Rating of Russia’s Communications Companies 2013 (NRCC). FleishmanHillard Vanguard, which is the only network agency featured in the top-5 of the ranking, has gained one place over the past year and was placed 4th out of 38.

The annual ranking is based on research conducted by communications group “Byzantium” (ByconGroup) together with the media monitoring and analysis system “Medialogia” and the RIA Rating agency.

The National Rating of Communications Companies is based on integrated data from the following indices: the Rating of Russia’s Communication Companies in Terms of Business (RIA Rating), Media Rating among Communication Agencies (Medialogia), the Rating of Professional Experience (“Byzantium”) and the Rating of Personnel Qualification (“Byzantium “), as well as on interviews with the top management of companies-members of the Association of Consultancies in the Field of Public Relations (AKOS), the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC), Russian Public Relations Association, Russian Association of Communication Directors and Corporate Publishing (AKMR) and members of the Russian Academy of Public Relations.

Elena Fadeeva, FleishmanHillard Vanguard’s General Director: “The National Rating of Russia’s Communications Companies has several important functions, the most important being to increase transparency of the communications market. It is great to see that over the past year the authors were able to significantly advance the ranking among the market participants. And, of course, we are delighted that FleishmanHillard Vanguard continues to be among its leaders”.