Finalists for the 2018 MEPRA Awards are finally revealed, with more than 30 agencies and in-house communication teams shortlisted to win across 26 categories. Finalists will be awarded Gold, Silver or Bronze during a black-tie gala event on 28th November 2018 in Dubai.
APCO Worldwide, ASDA’A BCW, Cicero & Bernay, Four Communications Group, Hill+Knowlton Strategies, Seven Media and Weber Shandwick MENA are in the running to win the coveted Large Agency of The Year award, while Acorn Strategy, Brazen, Kekst CNC, Markettiers, SOCIATE and Taqarabu Hybrid Communications will compete for the Small Agency of the Year title. The sought-after In-House Team of the Year award is also split by size, with Emirates Global Aluminium and Etihad Aviation Group vying for Large In-House Team of the Year and Dubai Properties and Marriott International contending for Small In-House Team of the Year.
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The MEPRA Awards is the Middle East communications industry’s most prestigious event, which celebrates and recognises the most creative and impactful practitioners in the region. This year marks the 10th edition of the ceremony, which is open to all Middle East based agencies, corporates, government organisations and non-profits working in the communications profession. Winners will be announced during a gala event in Dubai on Wednesday 28th November 2018.
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Best in Market
- Best Campaign - Lebanon
- Best Campaign - Jordan
- Best Campaign - Egypt
- Best Campaign - Bahrain
- Best Campaign - Kuwait
- Best Campaign - Saudi Arabia
- Best Campaign - Qatar
People & Teams
- The “Dave Robinson” Awards for Outstanding Young Communicator of the Year (Agency)
- The “Dave Robinson” Awards for Outstanding Young Communicator of the Year (Corporate)
- Large In-House Team of the Year
- Small In-House Team of the Year
- Large Agency of the Year
- Small Agency of the Year
Sector & Services
- Crisis Communications
- Financial Services
- Best Sustainability and Social Impact Campaign
- Internal Communications
- Corporate Reputation
- Government Communications & Public Affairs
- Business to Business
- Consumer Services
- Consumer Goods
- Sports & Entertainment
- Best Use of Influencer
- Best use of Digital PR
- Best use of Traditional Media Relations (Consumer/Trade)
- Best Launch/ Live Event / Stunt
- Best use of Sponsorship
- Best Integrated Campaign