Cicero and Bernay Public Relations has been shortlisted for a total of seven categories for the MEPRA Awards 2016. The shortlist, announced on November 2, saw 26 agencies and nine entries competing for awards that will be given out at a gala ceremony on November 23 at Dubai’s JW Marriott Marquis hotel.
The seven categories Cicero and Bernay has been shortlisted for include Agency of the Year, Corporate Reputation & Image, Government Communication, CSR Healthcare, Employee Engagement, and Sponsorship.
Ahmad Itani, chief operating officer of Cicero and Bernay, says in a press statement, “We are delighted to have our hard work and dedication to best-practice recognised through these shortlists. The breadth of the categories for which we have been shortlisted demonstrate the wide-ranging expertise of the Cicero and Bernay team and our commitment to clients across all industry sectors.” “The MEPRA Awards are of particular significance for us due to the recognition by our industry peers, who have the greatest appreciation for the dynamics of the PR industry in the Middle East. These accolades are highly regarded in our industry for being independent, rigorous and fair, with MEPRA renowned for taking a diligent approach towards shortlisting and making final awards,” he adds.