Media Release: Tricker PR secures nine nominations in prestigious industry awards

Venison ice cream

ABERDEEN-based PR firm Tricker PR has secured a total of nine industry award nominations.

The company has been shortlisted in two categories in the Scottish Event Awards and in five categories in the 2012 Chartered Institute of PR (CIPR) PRide Awards.

Creation of the world’s first ever venison ice-cream for the Royal Deeside and Cairngorms Venison Festival has ‘scooped’ Tricker PR a place in the finalist shortlist in the Not for Profit and Best Use of Media Relations categories, of the CIPR PRide Awards.

The Venison Festival campaign has also been recognised in the Best Product Launch category in the Scottish Event Awards.

Tricker PR also secured a further three nominations in the CIPR PRide Awards.

The Aberdeen Asset Management Universities Boat Race has been shortlisted in the Best Sporting Campaign and Corporate Responsibility category, alongside the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Traditional Boat Festival.

The Festival, which is held in Portsoy is also in the finals of the Best Use of Sponsorship and Best Traditional Event categories at the Scottish Event awards.

Beverley Tricker, managing director of Tricker PR, says: “To be nominated for nine awards is a great achievement for the team.

“We are exceptionally proud of these campaigns and always strive to deliver the best results for our clients.

“Our creative approach to raising the profile of the Venison Festival for Royal Deeside and the Cairngorms DMO, caught the attention of media across the UK and the globe.

“The CIPR awards celebrate excellence in public relations and communications across the UK and Scottish Event Awards recognise the best events in the UK.

“Securing nominations across a range of different categories from sporting campaigns to the product launches, highlights the diverse range of clients that we work with and it is a great feeling to be recognised by these prestigious awards.”

The Scottish Event Awards take place on Thursday 6th September 2012 and the CIPR PRide Awards take place on Thursday 6th December 2012.

Tricker PR has won more than 22 industry awards including the CIPR’s UK Outstanding Consultancy award.

Tricker PR is one of Aberdeen’s leading PR consultancies with more than 30 consumer and business-to-business clients, from a broad range of sectors including retail, oil and gas, tourism, technical, not for profit, hospitality and professional services.

Tricker PR has conducted campaigns for clients across the UK, from Orkney to London, and continues to build its portfolio of clients locally as well as UK-wide.

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