Agency of the year honour for Weber Shandwick MENA

Thursday 14 December, 2017

Last week, for the third time in four years Weber Shandwick MENA was named Agency of the Year at the annual Middle East Public Relations Awards (MEPRA) in Dubai.

A total ten wins on the night included three Gold campaign awards, two Young Communicator honours and Best in Country for Kuwait. Full details below.

Commenting on the evening, Ziad Hasbani, CEO, Weber Shandwick MENA said, “We are delighted with this recognition. I would like to express my personal gratitude to our teams and clients around the region as it is their dedication and drive that spur us on each year to create new, engagement-focused campaigns that deliver real impact.”

Corporate Reputation and Image – Gold
Day One Launch and Brand Unveil with First Abu Dhabi Bank

Social Responsibility and Environmental PR – Gold
A Very Special Place with Children’s National

Crisis Communications – Gold
Beef Nation with McDonald’s Kuwait

Financial Communications – Silver
The Exchange with the Midas Touch with DGCX

Best Use of Digital – Silver
Our Hands Tell a Story with US Aid

Healthcare – Bronze
Drawing New Frontiers with Children’s National

Young Communicator of the Year – Gold
David Willet

Young Communicator of the Year – Silver
Angelina Hedra

Best in Country, Kuwait
Weber Shandwick MENA, Kuwait