FleishmanHillard Vanguard, the largest international communications agency in Russia, has been included into the ranking of the most actively and steady growing companies, prepared by the Agency of economic news (AEN). FleishmanHillard Vanguard was included into the Top 10 firms in the category «Media, information, advertising and consulting companies», along with such companies as Ernst&Young, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Yandex, Gazprom Media, Rosbusinessconsulting, Interfax and other key media and consulting companies and holdings of the country. FleishmanHillard Vanguard earned the recognition thanks to active development in 2015, growth of its team, extensive new business wins and numerous local and international awards.
The research attracted experts from the AEN, as well as the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Russia, Association of Russian banks, the Russian union of insurers, the National Association of stock market traders as well as market experts, leading media, analytical centers, major commercial firms and public organizations. The ranking considered companies’ financial performance and such factors as firm’s growth dynamics, credibility and reputation, development prospects. It was based on the opinion of the experts and information from open sources. FleishmanHillard Vanguard entered the list of top 10 most active and steady growing Russian companies in the category «Media, information, advertising and consulting company», along with large media, consulting and audit companies and holdings.
FleishmanHillard Vanguard is the largest international PR agency in Russia, according to the National rating of communication companies NR2K for three consecutive years. FleishmanHillard Vanguard has been recognized as the Agency of the Year, Russia and CIS, by the Holmes Report. It is the joint venture between Vanguard PR founded by Elena Fadeeva in 1993 and FleishmanHillard – one of the world’s leading strategic communications firms (a part of Omnicom Group Inc.). The agency specializes in corporate reputation management, financial communications, government relations and public affairs, marketing and integrated communications, digital, technology, and healthcare. It is a part of communications group Orta, which also includes agencies specializing in strategic and integrated communications, including Elefante (event marketing and BTL) and Orta Consulting (strategic communications, reputation management, analytics, public and integrated campaigns).
In 2015, the firm has continued its successful development, focusing on strengthening the team and attracting highly experienced professionals and consultants, specializing in various industries and verticals, as well as numerous new business wins and active public work. This year, FleishmanHillard Vanguard projects and teams won many prestigious Russian and international awards.
Elrena Fadeeva, FleishmanHillard Vanguard general director, Orta communications group president:
«Being named one of the most actively and steady growing developing companies in Russia is a great appraisal of our work and efforts on 2015. It once again proves our market leadership, deep expertise of our team and efficiency of the innovative solutions we offer to our clients».