PR WEEK AWARDS: And the nominees are ... The first chance to see the finalists and sponsors of the 2000 PR Week Awards

For the first time this year, the PR Week Awards are being webcast by Medialink. See the full results from 25 October, the day after the ceremony, on www.prweekawards.co.uk

For the first time this year, the PR Week Awards are being webcast by Medialink. See the full results from 25 October, the day after the ceremony, on www.prweekawards.co.uk



The PR Newswire Europe Award

Campaign of the Year

To be announced



The Ketchum Award

PR Professional of the Year

To be announced



The Taylor Nelson Sofres Telex Award

Consultancy of the Year

Bite Communications

Firefly

Fishburn Hedges

Lansons Communications

The Red Consultancy



The Burson-Marsteller Award

In-house Department of the Year

Great North Eastern Railways

Iceland Foods

Independent Schools Information Service

Meningitis Research Foundation

TUC



The Fleishman-Hillard Award

European Communicator of the Year

To be announced



The BSMG Worldwide Award

Young Achiever of the Year

Shazia L Akhtar, Cohn and Wolfe

Kirsten Davies, Countrywide Porter Novelli

Sam Field, Cohn and Wolfe

Adrian Gillan, Countrywide Porter Novelli

Sophie Hunt, Countrywide Porter Novelli

James Warren, Bullet

(Bite Communications)



The Median Recruitment Award

Best New Consultancy

Cirkle Communications

Joe Public Relations

Rainier

Sputnik Communications

The Television Consultancy



The Mediadisk Award

Best Small Consultancy

Green PR

Midnight Communications

Peter Noble PR

Propeller Group

Roland Dransfield PR

Vital



The Echo Research Award

The Proof Award

Putting Energy behind the Millennium; British Gas

The Martell French Cinema Tour; Cohn and Wolfe

Saving Upsets; Manning Selvage and Lee

Remembrance; The Royal British Legion supported by Biss Lancaster

Aborted Maiden Cruise of P&O Cruises Superliner; Shandwick International



Best Financial Campaign

BP - ongoing campaigns; BP in-house

Anti-demutualisation of Standard Life; Brunswick Group

Granada Media IPO; Citigate Dewe Rogerson

lastminute.com IPO; Citigate Dewe Rogerson



The Major Players Award

Best Consumer Campaign

British Airways London Eye; British Airways

Launch of the Fashion Funkee; Green PR

Potato Poachers; Hammond Communications

Nationwide says no to cash machine charges; Nationwide Building Society

Launch of the Millennium Map; The Impact Agency



Best Business Campaign

Car Price Index; Biss Lancaster

Open Sesame; Biss Lancaster

Communicating leadership in a crowded market; Fishburn Hedges

Building an Online Brand; Hill and Knowlton (UK)

Commentators of Choice; Key Communications



Best Charity or Non-commercial

Campaign

Touching Lives Campaign; Action Research

Kiss Goodbye to Breast Cancer; Avon Cosmetics with support from Breakthrough Breast Cancer

Get Kids on the Go; British Heart Foundation

Domestic Violence - It's a matter of life or death; Oasis Media/Refuge

Remembrance; The Royal British Legion supported by Biss Lancaster



The COI/TAS Partnership Award

Best Public Sector Campaign

The New Wembley Stadium - The Bigger Picture; Brent Council

Saving Upsets; Manning Selvage and Lee

The Pet Travel Scheme; Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

Government Millennium Centre; The Cabinet Office

Ludicrous Lollipop Law; Worcestershire County Council



The Parker Bishop Award

Best Crisis Management Campaign

Aborted Maiden Cruise of P&O Cruises Superliner; Shandwick International

Dr Harold Shipman and Rock FM; EMAP Performance Network

The Fishmeal Information Network; The Chamberlain Partnership

Government Millennium Centre; The Cabinet Office



The Romeike Media Intelligence Award

Best International Campaign

The Dolphin Initiative; Burson-Marsteller

Unilever Global Promotion Launch; Burson-Marsteller

Winning Car of the Year 2000 for Toyota; Countrywide Porter Novelli

Realising Europe's Growth Potential; Hill and Knowlton (UK)

Moving world trade onto the internet; Midnight Communications and bolero.net



Best Public Affairs Campaign

Stop the Clock; AOL UK and Regester Larkin

Make the Air Fair; BSMG Worldwide

Rip Off Britain; BSMG Worldwide

Great British Car Rip-Off; Consumers' Association

Putting Beef Back into Schools; PPS (Local and Regional)



Best Corporate Community Involvement

Enabling the Disabled; August.One Communications in association with Leonard Cheshire

The Avon Crusade against Breast Cancer; Avon Cosmetics supported by Breakthrough Breast Cancer

McDonald's - Our Town Story; McDonald's, Countrywide Porter Novelli, The Communications Group

I'll be Des; Lexis PR

Pondemonium; Severn Trent Water



Best Healthcare Campaign

NHS Direct Launch; Department of Health

Menorrhagia Awareness Consumer Media Campaign; Hill and Knowlton (health and pharmaceutical practice)

Cut it Out; No Smoking Day

The media launch of Sonata; Shire Hall Communications

HRT Aware - Empowering Women to Choose; The Red Consultancy



The Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide Award

Best Technology Campaign

Beenz - the web's currency; Band and Brown Communications

Clicky Divorce; Midnight Communications

UK Online - Britain Logs On; The Cabinet Office

Launch of the Millennium Map; The Impact Agency

Men Lie about the Size of their inboxes; The Red Consultancy



The Colophon Award

Best Internal Publication

The Bizz; Barclays

Insight; The Cancer Research Campaign

Bass Brewers' First Choice magazine; Golin/Harris London

Superdrug Star magazine; Lexis PR

Legion Magazine; The Royal British Legion and Centurion Publishing



The Edelman Public Relations Worldwide Award

Best Use of New Media

getoutthere.bt.com; iJack Communications

Sky Digital; iJack Communications

Launch of asserta home; Lansons Communications

Using New Media to Cross Borders; Midnight Communications and bolero.net

Schools Science Race 2000; Prowse and Company



Best Use of Broadcast

Putting Energy Behind the Millennium; British Gas

Yorkshire Building Society Stop the Charges; Bulletin International

Pig Industry Campaign; Shandwick Broadcast

International Media Launch of Speedo Fast Skin; PR21

Alexander McQueen designs for NEC; Television News Release/Attenborough Associates



Best Corporate Video/Business TV

Bear Necessities; Action Research and Emerald Productions

A Powerful Enabler; Creation - A Jack Morton Company

Be Free; The Edge Picture Company

Giving Children Back their Future; The Edge Picture Company

Why?; The Edge Picture Company



Best Use of Research

Complicated Lives Report; Band and Brown Communications

The Last Straw Syndrome; Cohn and Wolfe

No Fear; Munro and Forster Communications

Cut it Out; No Smoking Day

Roc - Smoothing the path for Cellulite; The Red Consultancy



Best Use of Sponsorship

The Martell French Cinema Tour; Cohn and Wolfe

McDonald's - Our Town Story; McDonald's, Countrywide Porter Novelli, The Communications Group

Five World Championships; Revolver Communications

Beck's Futures Art Awards; Scottish Courage/Jackie Cooper PR

Nokia @ London Fashion Week; The Red Consultancy



The Durrants Press Cuttings Award

Best Promotional Activity

BT Payphone Kiosk Karaoke Competition; Band and Brown Communications

End of an Era launch event; Cohn and Wolfe

Julia Heineken; Communique PR

Applications2GO; Grant Butler Coomber

Company Eligible Bachelor of the Year; The National Magazine Company

Guinness Streaker Prevention Kit; The Red Consultancy.



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