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

Corporate and Business Communications Campaign

  • W North
    Attracting investment for Waldo

Internal Communications Campaign

  • South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
    Stronger Together (Our ambition to become one Trust)

Consumer Relations Campaign

  • Cool Blue Brand Communications
    ercol x Flock Collaboration
  • Narrative Communications
    Launching IRO Timber
  • Tees Valley Combined Authority
    Tees Valley Backs The Bid
  • Tees Valley Combined Authority
    Tees Valley ‘Enjoys’ Flower Power
  • W North
    Launching Cycle Expo Yorkshire
  • W North
    The launch of Banyan Bar and Kitchen

Public Sector Campaign

  • Gardiner Richardson and Fresh
    Quit 16 – Testimonials from Former Smokers
  • Middlesbrough Council
    Fostering Campaign
  • Northumberland County Council
    Discover our Land
  • South Tyneside Council
    The Best Start in Life

Not-for-Profit Campaign

  • Crystallised
    Cheeseburn: Creating a North East Destination for Sculpture
  • Independent Events
    Road Respect – No Look, No Touch
  • Karol Marketing
    Karol Drives Media North

Healthcare Campaign

  • Gardiner Richardson and Balance, the North East Alcohol Office
    What’s the Harm?
  • North of England Commissioning Support
    GP Online
  • South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
    #TheresNoBedLikeHome – Red2Green campaign

Integrated Campaign

  • Cool Blue Brand Communications
    Everything’s easy when you Sleepeezee
  • Gardiner Richardson and Venator
    Community Fund
  • Home Group
    Gateshead Innovation Village
  • Independent Events
    Road Respect – No Look, No Touch
  • North East Local Enterprise Partnership
    Celebrating the Local Growth Fund
  • Tyne and Wear Metro
    If you Wannabe there go by Metro

Low Budget Campaign

  • Foundation of Light
    Give a Quid to Tackle Mental Health
  • Northumberland County Council
    British Travel Awards
  • South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
    Stronger Together (Our ambition to become one Trust)
  • South Tyneside Council
    Could you fill these shoes?
  • Tees Valley Combined Authority
    Tees Valley Backs The Bid
  • Tyne and Wear Metro
    If you Wannabe there go by Metro

Regional Campaign of the Year

  • Gardiner Richardson and Venator
    Community Fund
  • Karol Marketing
    Karol Drives Media North
  • Northumberland County Council
    Discover our Land
  • W North
    The launch of Banyan Bar and Kitchen

Best Use of Social Media

  • Karol Marketing
    Punk Up The Base
  • Karol Marketing
    Vango Loves You
  • Narrative Communications and Hello Future
    Improving higher education progression rates in Cumbria
  • Northumberland County Council
    Discover our Land
  • South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
    #NightwearBeforeChristmas and #KegsNotEggs (Donations for dementia patients)
  • Tees Valley Combined Authority
    Tees Valley ‘Enjoys’ Flower Power

Best Use of Content

  • Home Group
    Gateshead Innovation Village

Best Use of Influencer Relations

  • Gardiner Richardson and Tyne and Wear Metro
    Pop Pay As You Go campaign

Best Event

  • Cool Blue Brand Communications
    Finchale Group repositioning: it’s all positive
  • Cool Blue Brand Communications
    TeesAMP takes off with #MakeItInMiddlesbrough launch event
  • Gardiner Richardson and Grand Central
    The Grand Build
  • W North
    The launch of Banyan Bar and Kitchen

Best Publication

  • Karbon Homes
    Customer Magazine – At home with Karbon
  • Karol Marketing
    Karol Marketing – Judge a Publication by its Cover

Outstanding Young Communicator

  • Jonathan Barber
    North of England Commissioning Support
  • Ruth Edmundson
    Gardiner Richardson

Outstanding Independent Practitioner

  • Michael Lavery MCIPR
    Brand & Reputation

Outstanding In-House Public Relations Team

  • Newcastle University

Outstanding Small Public Relations Consultancy

  • Karol Marketing

Outstanding Public Relations Consultancy

  • Cool Blue Brand Communications
  • W North