LONDON, December 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Leading global communications consultancy Ketchum was honored as Agency of the Year at last night's European Excellence Awards ceremony held in London. This award caps a banner year of industry recognition for Ketchum, including PR Agency of the Year and Large Consultancy of the Year at the North American PRWeek and PRmoment inaugural Golden Hedgehog Awards, respectively. In October, the company received an International Consultancy of the Year "highly commended" designation at the PRWeek Awards in the U.K., after having won the top award the previous year.
"In the last 18 months, we have made great strides to live up to the title of the best international consultancy by serving as key business partners for our clients and continuing to deliver strategic counsel, creative ideas and measurable results," said David Gallagher, Ketchum senior partner and CEO, Europe. "Being honored as agency of the year by several respected industry bodies is a reflection of this commitment, and we are grateful to be recognized as an industry leader by this distinguished panel of our peers."
In addition to winning the Agency of the Year award, Ketchum and its client, FedEx, won two European Excellence Awards in the following categories:AUTOMOTIVE & TRANSPORT "FedEx Delivers Panda-monium Across the Globe" FedEx with Ketchum UNITED KINGDOM/ IRELAND "FedEx Delivers Panda-monium Across the Globe" FedEx with Ketchum About the European Excellence Awards The European Excellence Awards are created to honour the most outstanding achievements of communications professionals in their field. The awards also provide an excellent networking forum for all attendees and take a comprehensive look at communications achievements across Europe. This year's awards ceremony was held Dec. 6, 2012 at the Roundhouse in London. About Ketchum