We are thrilled to reveal the 2019 Midlands PRide Awards shortlist, split by award category.

Corporate and Business Communications Campaign

  • Citypress and Coca-Cola
    Enter the Dark with Coca-Cola Signature Mixers
  • Edson Evers
    Raising the bar on fire door safety
  • Stone Junction and Inspekto
    Creating a new category
  • WPR and REHAU
    Build Your Legacy

Internal Communications Campaign

  • 44 Communications and Boehringer Ingelheim
    Step Up campaign
  • Loughborough University
    Operation Jingle Bells
  • Midland Heart
    Making What Matters Brilliant

Consumer Relations Campaign

  • Cartwright Communications
    Facial-Flex campaign
  • Citypress and Beyond Meat
    Can’t Believe It’s Not Meat – Beyond Burger
  • London PR
    Do The Unthinkable
  • London PR
    Driving traffic
  • McCann PR & Social
    Tackling loneliness for McCarthy & Stone
  • WPR
    Pub-licist

Public Sector Campaign

  • NHS Arden & GEM CSU and West Midlands Police
    Raising awareness of modern slavery
  • West Midlands Police
    27 Station Road

Not-for-Profit Campaign

  • British Ceramic Confederation
    #StopZeroTariffs
  • Liquid
    Westfield Health British Transplant Games #ItTakes2
  • NASUWT – The Teachers’ Union
    Not Part of the Job
  • One Black Bear and St Basils
    A big wake up call – November Sleepout
  • PDSA
    The People’s Vet: PDSA’s national TV series
  • WPR
    Advent of Change

Healthcare Campaign

  • Cartwright Communications
    Body Lipo Lincoln campaign
  • Liquid
    Westfield Health British Transplant Games #ItTakes2
  • London PR
    Do The Unthinkable

Integrated Campaign

  • BakerBaird Communications
    The BabySaver
  • One Black Bear and St Basils
    A big wake up call – November Sleepout
  • The Marketing Pod
    Making the most of the ESOS opportunity
  • The Marketing Pod
    Renewable remedies: driving value in uncertain times
  • WAA Chosen and Geberit
    Sensory Space
  • WPR and Greene King
    World Cup

Transport or Automotive Campaign

  • London PR
    Driving traffic
  • West Midlands Trains
    May Timetable Launch

Low Budget Campaign

  • Citypress and Beyond Meat
    Can’t Believe It’s Not Meat – Beyond Burger
  • Edson Evers
    Raising the bar on fire door safety
  • LOROS Hospice
    Dying Matters Week 2019 campaign
  • PDSA
    The People’s Vet: PDSA’s national TV series
  • WPR and Hungry Horse
    Cows in Quilts
  • WPR and Hungry Horse
    Pub-Licist

STEM Campaign

  • Stone Junction
    Busting graphene myths
  • Stone Junction and Inspekto
    Creating a new category
  • WPR
    Bridging the Energy Gap for Aggreko

Construction, Property or Infrastructure Campaign

  • Balls2 Marketing and Certass Trade Association
    Launching Certass Trade Association for local glazing installers
  • DRPG and Redrow
    The Art of Living
  • Gough Bailey Wright
    Stakeholder Engagement & Public Consultation with intu
  • Liquid
    St. Modwen – industrial & logistics and regeneration
  • McCann PR & Social
    Tackling loneliness for McCarthy & Stone
  • WAA Chosen and Geberit
    Pressing Matters

Education Campaign

  • Loughborough University
    Gold Coast 2018
  • Loughborough University
    Staying In Touch
  • NASUWT – The Teachers’ Union
    Not Part of the Job
  • PDSA
    Pet First Aid – Educating the nation

Best Use of Media Relations

  • BakerBaird Communications
    Influencing decision makers: UK2070 Fairer & Stronger launch
  • London PR
    Do The Unthinkable
  • Loughborough University
    Gold Coast 2018
  • NASUWT – The Teachers’ Union
    Not Part of the Job
  • Stone Junction
    Busting graphene myths
  • WPR
    Cows in Quilts

Best Use of Digital

  • Loughborough University
    Gold Coast 2018
  • Stone Junction
    Bringing the hidden hero into the light
  • WPR
    More Merry For Your Money

Best Use of Social Media

  • PDSA
    Pet First Aid – Educating the nation
  • WPR
    More Merry For Your Money

Best Use of Content

  • Clarity Comms and Hobgoblin
    Halloween Facebook Live Game Show
  • Loughborough University
    Gold Coast 2018
  • spottydog communications
    A Christmas cracker of a campaign
  • Stone Junction
    Bringing the hidden hero into the light
  • WPR
    Cows in Quilts

Best Event

  • Loughborough University
    Operation Jingle Bells
  • One Black Bear and St Basils
    A big wake up call – November Sleepout
  • PDSA
    75 Years of the PDSA Dickin Medal
  • University of Wolverhampton
    Dr Nuno receives Uni honour

Best Publication

  • One Black Bear and Larson-Juhl
    Building 4walls
  • The Marketing Pod
    Making the most of the ESOS opportunity
  • The Marketing Pod
    Renewable remedies: driving value in uncertain times
  • West Midlands Police
    Newsbeat

Outstanding Young Communicator

  • Jade Mansell MCIPR
    WPR
  • Laura Bamford MCIPR
    London PR
  • Lauren Doyle MCIPR
    Balls2 Marketing

Outstanding In-House Public Relations Team

  • Keele University
  • Loughborough University
  • Midland Heart
  • NFU Mutual
  • Warwickshire County Council
  • West Midlands Police

Outstanding Small Public Relations Consultancy

  • Balls2 Marketing
  • London PR
  • Newsline PR
  • Tribera

Outstanding Public Relations Consultancy

  • Balls2 Marketing
  • Stone Junction
  • The Marketing Pod