PR Worx took top honours at the 2012 PRISA PRISM Awards held on Sunday night, 25 March 2012, winning eight awards.
Now in its 15th year, the PRISM Awards recognise and celebrate excellence in public relations in the public and private sector, consultants and corporate communication environments. At this year’s event, PR Worx was awarded three gold, one silver and four bronze awards.
The gold awards included one for PR Worx account manager, Kelly Webster as Best Up and Coming Public Relations Professional, one for crisis communications management for Qantas Airways relating to the Springbok flight incident, and the final gold for Best Event Management for the 2011 PlatAfrica Jewellery Design Awards.
A team effort
PR Worx’s managing director, Madelain Roscher notes that the multitude of awards won by the company offers evidence of its substantial success and growth, and notes that a team effort was integral to the company winning the awards.
“PR Worx is extremely proud to have been recognised in such an emphatic way at the PRISM Awards. Undoubtedly, our eight awards prove that we are achieving great things as a communications firm, by offering our clients targeted and measurable business objectives that speak to both their core and advanced communication needs.”
Roscher founded PR Worx in October 2001, and has more than 20 years in-depth public relations, communications and marketing experience. The company, which was recently independently voted South Africa’s Best Public Relations Company by PMR Africa, has a broad client base, ranging from the financial and mining sectors, to the travel and tourism industry, to the lifestyle and franchise sector.