INTERNATIONAL: Ogilvy and Golin/Harris win Asian PRWeek Awards

HONG KONG: Ogilvy PR Worldwide scooped the Network of the Year accolade at the PRWeek Asia awards.

The agency, led in Asia-Pacific by regional president Matthew Anderson, also won prizes for its healthcare and financial campaigns at the event held in Hong Kong late last month.

Golin/Harris also picked up accolades, with Asia MD Anne Forrest named PR Professional of the Year; its Taiwan office was awarded Best New Consultancy of the Year; and Golin/Harris Forrest Hong Kong won both the Campaign of Year and Public Affairs awards for its corporate philanthropy work.

Former PRIA president Jim Macnamara won Communicator of the Year.

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