Awards: PRWeek Awards 2009 shortlist

As awards time draws near again, we reveal the shortlist for the PRWeek Awards, to be held in central London on 20 October.



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Band and Brown Communications - London Metropolitan Archives Launch for

Blue Rubicon - Combating Copyright Theft for Industry Trust for IP Awareness

Man Bites Dog Credit - Where It's Due? for Roland Berger

Mandate Communications - Taking Exception for Rarer Cancers Forum

The Communication Group Cities: The Destination Identity

Weber Shandwick - GP Survey - Knowledge in Hepatitis C for Roche Products

Issues and Crisis Management

AGA Public Relations - Turning the Tide for Euler Hermes

BBC - BBC Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) Appeal

The Red Consultancy - Levonelle One Step TV Advertisement for Bayer Schering Pharma

Trimedia - Flat Fares for Wrexham and Shropshire

TUI Travel UK - Here to Help! for Thomson and First Choice Holidays

Public Affairs

British Heart Foundation - Out of Order

Mandate Communications - Taking Exception for Rarer Cancers Forum

The National Autistic Society - Autism Bill

The Red Consultancy/Political Intelligence - Taking Sickle Cells from the Margins to the Mainstream for Novartis

Tube Lines - Outstanding Tube for London

Weber Shandwick - Saving Rural Medical Services for Dispensing Doctors' Association

Broadcast Innovation

British Heart Foundation - Watch Your Own Heart Attack

Launch Group Drive Greener and Save Money for BP

Ogilvy Public Relations - Worldwide Barbie's 50th Anniversary for Mattel

SKV Communications - Blackpool: J'aime La Tour for Visit Blackpool

The Football Association - Smithy Meets England


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British Heart Foundation - Food 4 Thought

British Red Cross - Traces of Hope

Deliberate PR - Kings Cross Twitter Haiku for Kings Place Arts Venue

Limelight PR - ComputerTan for The Karen Clifford Skin Cancer Charity (Skcin)

Waitrose - Waitrose The Grocer's Blog

Live Brand Experience

Citigate Dewe Rogerson - The £5 Experiment for

Frank PR - Human Weights for Gymbox for Gymbox

Shine Communications - EA Petrol for the People for Electronic Arts

Taylor Herring Public Relations - Eden Polar Bears for UKTV

Unity - The Age of Stupid - The People's Premiere for The Age of Stupid

Best Green Campaign

Blue Rubicon - Green Streets for British Gas

Derbyshire County Council - Fly-Tipping - Help Put a Stop to It

Ipsis Consultores de Relacoes Publicas Planetasio - The Climate Gymnasium for Camara Municipal de Almada

Unity The Big Ask - A Night At The Museum for Friends of the Earth

Unity The Age of Stupid - The People's Premiere for The Age of Stupid


Global Public Relations Campaign

Brazen PR - A Global Monopoly for Hasbro

Fleishman-Hillard World Hepatitis Day 2009 for World Hepatitis Alliance

M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment - The Art of Driving for Reebok Global

The Red Consultancy - Super Spam Me for McAfee

Weber Shandwick - Launch of Zain in Africa for Zain

Healthcare - Ethical & OTC Consumer

Citigate Dewe Rogerson - Revealing the Fat of the Land for Lloydspharmacy

Pegasus Public Relations Appesat - Not so Little Britain for Goldshield Healthcare (Appesat)

Pegasus Public Relations Covonia - Winning the Cold War! for Thornton & Ross

Reynolds-MacKenzie Revlimid: Adopting the Orphans for Celgene/Revlimid

Virgo Health/GlaxoSmithKline - Alli Team Alli Launch Campaign

Marketing Communications Consumer (annual fees less than £100K)

Argyll Consultancies - Launching the Flip Mino for Flip Video

Cake Media Pollack Rebrand for Sainsbury's

Gabrielle Shaw Communications - Creating a Cupcake Phenomenon in the UK for The Hummingbird Bakery

Kavanagh Communications - Creating The Aldi Effect for Aldi

Mischief - Hanging Gardens of Paddington for IHG (InterContinental Hotels)

The Red Consultancy - A Love Story Made in Sheffield for Cadbury (Bassetts)

Marketing Communications Consumer (annual fees more than £100K)

Cake - Media Sky+ HD for Sky

Edelman/JCPR Wonderbra's 'The Science of Sexy by Dita Von Teese' for Wonderbra for DB Apparel

Exposure - England Kit Launch for Umbro

Lexis Public Relations - No7 Protect & Perfect Intense Beauty Serum for Boots UK

Nexus Communications Group - Lifting the Limits for British Egg Industry Council

The Red Consultancy - Here's How... for Becta

Marketing Communications Business

3 Monkeys Communications Making Waves for Water Industry Commission for Scotland

Cirkle Walkers - Do Us a Flavour for Walkers (PepsiCo)

Kazoo Communications BT Business Essence of the Entrepreneur for BT Business

Man Bites Dog - Fight or Flight? for Hay Group

Octopus Communications - Cisco Customer Kings for Cisco


Brands2Life - Secure Your CV! for iProfile

Henry's House - A Message From Earth for RDF Media

Johnson King - Cashing in on the Mobile Phone Scrapheap for Fonebank

Marlin PR - Sage's Business Brain Campaign for Sage UK

Octopus Communications - Cisco Customer Kings for Cisco

Shine Communications - eBay Profit Shopping for

The Red Consultancy - Super Spam Me for McAfee



Abbey National - Evolution not Revolution

Lansons Communications - Flight to Quality in Turbulent Market for Invesco Perpetual

Metia - GlobeOp for GlobeOp Financial Services

Weber Shandwick - Res Non Dom Research for Barclays Wealth


Yet to be Judged


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Blue Rubicon - The National Year of Reading for Department for Children, Schools and Families and the National Literacy Trust

Blue Rubicon - Tackling Teenage Pregnancy: Time to Talk for Department for Children, Schools and Families

Mayor of London/Greater London Authority Help a London Park

MS&L - Asbestos: the Hidden Killer for HSE

Munro & Forster - National Teacher Recruitment Campaign for TDA

The Red Consultancy - Make it Work for You for UK Online Centres

Weber Shandwick - Muslim Women Power List 2009 for Equality and Human Rights Commission


Diffusion - PR Launch of CyberMentors for Beatbullying

Frank PR - Time to Change for Time to Change - partnership campaign between Rethink and Mind

Macmillan Cancer - Support Prescription Charges Campaign

Parkinson's Disease Society and Trimedia The Brain Donor Appeal for Parkinson's Disease Society

The Children's Society - The Good Childhood Launch

Tricker PR - Portsoy Whistling Ban for Scottish Traditional Boat Festival

Internal Communications

Action for Children - Jumping on the Brandwagon

Couravel - One Voice, Nine Accents for Couravel with Hilary Scarlett

Instinctif - Engaging Nomura & Lehman Brothers for Nomura

Orange - I Am Everyone

Surrey Police - Surrey Public First

Corporate Communications and Corporate Publications

Blue Rubicon - Sea Change for Waitrose for Waitrose

Department of Health - Celebrating NHS 60

McDonald's Restaurants - McJob Leads the Way

Porter Novelli CSIS - The Box for Container Shipping Industry

Travelodge Hotels - Save our Seaside

Virgin Atlantic Airways - Virgin Atlantic, 25th Birthday - 'Still Red Hot'



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To be announced on 20 October

New Consultancy of the Year

Bondy Consulting

Diffusion PR

Pretty Green

Tetra Strategy


Specialist Consultancy of the Year

Just:: Health PR

M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment


Virgo Health

Weber Shandwick


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Alicia Gonzales Lewis PR

Katie Hayward Lansons Communications

Heron Holloway - British Red Cross

Graham Lee Eulogy

Katie Warren - Launch Group



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To be announced on 20 October

- Public Sector - Department of the Year

British Waterways

Department for Work and Pensions

Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council

Transport for London

Westminster City Council


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EDF Energy



TUI Travel UK

- NGO Sector Department of the Year


Macmillan Cancer Support

The Children's Society

The Prince's Trust

World Vision UK

- Consultancy of the Year

3 Monkeys Communications

Blue Rubicon


Frank PR

Lansons Communications


- International Consultancy of the Year



Four Communications Group

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Weber Shandwick

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