The finalists in each category are:
Large agency (100+ employees): Cohn & Wolfe, Instinctif Partners, Lansons
Medium agency (30 to 99 employees): Citypress, Nelson Bostock, Octopus Group
Small agency (two to 29 employees): Dynamo, Manifest, Third City
In-house (corporate teams): O2, Smart Energy GB, UKTV
Each finalist will now face a panel interview to decide who will win the gold, silver and bronze awards for their categories. The final results will be announced in January.
The judging panel will feature PRCA director general Francis Ingham; Cathcart Consulting chair and PRWeek's Agony Aunt Jackie Elliot; Edward Houghton, research adviser - human capital and metrics, CIPD; and PRWeek UK editor-in-chief Danny Rogers.