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    All the 2023 Prism Awards winners

    The 2023 Prism Awards winners were announced at a gala event on Saturday.
    Source: BCW Africa  The Presidential Awards saw Bridget von Holdt awarded Gold for Outstanding Legacy of Achievement at the Prism Awards 2023
    Source: BCW Africa BCW Africa The Presidential Awards saw Bridget von Holdt awarded Gold for Outstanding Legacy of Achievement at the Prism Awards 2023

    The 26th edition of the awards took place at the Galleria in Sandton, with the theme of ‘Telling a Story’.

    The South African Campaign of the Year was awarded to Levergy for the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup. The Best Large PR Consultancy was DNA Brand Architects (Gold) and Best Small PR Consultancy was Paddington Station (Gold).

    The Presidential Awards saw Bridget von Holdt and Palesa Madumo both awarded Gold for Outstanding Legacy of Achievement, while Bradly Howland received Gold in PR and Communications Industry Advancement.

    This year 454 entries were received - the highest number of entries in the history of the Awards - with 390 meet the qualifying criteria, it was decided to award gold, silver, and bronze in all categories.

    All the winners

    South African Campaign of the year
    GoldLevergyICC Women’s T20 World Cup
    Best Small Public Relations Consultancy
    GoldPaddington Station PR
    SilverHook, Line & Sinker (HLS)
    BronzeThe Friday Street Club
    Best mid-sized Public Relations Consultancy
    SilverAlkemi Collective
    Best Large Public Relations Consultancy
    GoldDNA Brand Architects
    SilverFlow Communications
    BronzeEclipse Communications
    Best Public Relations Intern of the year
    GoldThato MoloiGrey Advertising
    SilverLesego SenoelaMagna Carta Reputation Management Consultants
    BronzeSebabatso LemoanaMagna Carta Reputation Management Consultants
    Best Up-and-Coming Public Relations Professional
    GoldLerato MotloungHook, Line & Sinker (HLS)
    SilverSheila RamufhufhiWeber Shandwick
    BronzeAyanda MkhwanaziHill+Knowlton Strategies
    Best Public Relations Professional
    GoldCandice RewBonfire Media
    SilverDirk Pierre SlabbertPaddington Station PR
    BronzeWillem S. Eksteen, Stone CEStone Consulting
    Arts and Entertainment
    GoldBCW AfricaRick and Morty
    SilverTribecaLEGO: Ever-changing Play
    BronzeShowmaxShowmax ‘Sex in Afrikaans’
    Best use of an Event to Build/Change Reputation
    GoldMagna Carta Reputation Management ConsultantsBEAUTY IS BACK! #ClicksBeautyPlayground
    SilverPaddington Station PRLaunch of Angostura Orange & Cocoa Bitters
    BronzePaddington Station PRS.Pellegrino Young Chef Academy Regional Final
    Best use of visual communications
    SilverPaddington & Piccadilly StationStrawberry Lips Don’t Be A Hothead
    Best use of video communications
    GoldRetroviralMap1mp1: The Makazole Mapimpi Story
    SilverPlaymakers Sponsorship and MarketingABSA #SheUntamed
    BronzeRetroviralUltra Pet: My Best Friend
    Business-to-Business
    GoldTribecaTorsa launches in South Africa
    SilverTribecaProfitroom launches into South Africa
    BronzeBrandsmith for Jacaranda FM#HerPerfectPitch by Jacaranda FM
    Community Relations
    GoldTribecaGogos with Vuma
    SilverFlow CommunicationsCalling for comments: National Strategic Plan
    BronzeWeber ShandwickRE-Imagine Tomorrow
    Communication Research
    BronzeNSRIA South African Epidemiological Study of Fatal Drownings
    Consumer PR Existing Product or Service
    SilverTribecaLEGO: Ever-changing Play
    BronzeDNA Brand ArchitectsTastic Heritage Campaign
    BronzeShopriteXCheckers Sixty60 & Brad Binder ‘Dream Delivered’
    Corporate Communication (Business-to-Business)
    GoldMagna Carta Reputation Management ConsultantsPlanting Seeds of Hope
    SilverTribecaProfitroom launches into South Africa
    BronzeThe Friday Street ClubSAB Foundation
    Corporate Communication (Business-to-Consumer)
    GoldInvestec South AfricaInvestec South Africa
    SilverFlow CommunicationsLaunch of Air Côte d’Ivoire’s Johannesburg – Abidjan route
    BronzeKAMuses ConsultancySMME Work
    Corporate Citizenship
    GoldMagna Carta Reputation Management Consultants#BigUpYourLocal
    SilverTribecaGogos with Vuma
    BronzeWeber ShandwickGirls4Tech
    Crisis Management
    GoldPR WorxRichester Foods
    SilverTouchpoint Magna CartaProject War Room (3Media CEO Transition)
    Digital Media Relations
    GoldRetroviralUltra Pet: My Best Friend
    BronzeFlow Communications20th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture
    BronzeFlow CommunicationsLaunch of Air Côte d’Ivoire’s Johannesburg – Abidjan route
    Environmental
    GoldWeber ShandwickRE-Imagine Tomorrow
    SilverFlow CommunicationsMarine Protected Areas (MPA) Day 2022
    BronzeWeber ShandwickRE ESAR Series
    Financial Services
    GoldLevergyTasting Notes: A Story of Sound and Wine
    SilverLevergyNedbank Cup Reality Football
    BronzeKAMuses ConsutancyMoney Market Account
    Food and Beverage
    GoldPaddington Station PRAngostura Rock Shandy
    SilverPaddington Station PRLaunch of Angostura Orange & Cocoa Bitters
    BronzePaddington Station PRS.Pellegrino Young Chef Academy Regional Final
    Gaming and Virtual Reality
    GoldByDesign CommunicationsCentennial Schools – Gaming for the Future of Education
    SilverClockwork MediaXbox – PC Game Pass
    Healthcare and Related Industries
    SilverHook, Line & Sinker (HLS)Diversifying SA’s Blood Stem Cell Donor Registry
    Influencer Management
    GoldHardyboysLifebuoy Social Commerce Campaign
    SilverGrey Advertising Africa / WPP Team LiquidSavanna Twirra Shade
    BronzeFlow CommunicationsMarine Protected Areas (MPA) Day 2022
    Integration of Traditional and New Media
    GoldBrandsmith for Jacaranda FM#SafeSpace by Jacaranda FM
    SilverFlow CommunicationsForAfrika body of work
    BronzeMagna Carta Reputation Management ConsultantsMTN Summer WINdfall
    Internal Stakeholder Engagement and Communication
    GoldBonfire MediaSearch for KFC’s Friendliest Restaurant
    SilverTribecaThe Press Room
    BronzeFlow CommunicationsOne IDC
    International Campaign
    BronzeAPO GroupAfrica Business Heroes
    Investor Relations
    SilverByDesign CommunicationsAnglo American – The Story Behind the Numbers
    Launch of a New Service or Product
    GoldPaddington Station PRLaunch of Angostura Orange & Cocoa Bitters
    GoldMagna Carta Reputation Management ConsultantsEthnogenics Launch
    BronzeOne-Eyed JackDSTV Content Creator Awards
    Media Relations
    GoldDNA Brand ArchitectsTastic Heritage Campaign
    SilverDNA Brand ArchitectsYour Shade of Beautiful
    BronzeCreative Space MediaHollard Daredevil Run
    NGO/NPC Campaign
    GoldTribecaGogos with Vuma
    SilverJuno MediaAmnesty International South Africa: The Real Maternity Issue
    BronzeFlow CommunicationsMarine Protected Areas (MPA) Day 2022
    PR on Shoestring
    SilverFlow Communications & Olivia Jones CommunicationsMarine Protected Areas (MPA) Day 2022
    BronzePaddington Station PRStrawberry Lips Don’t Be A Hothead
    BronzeBrandsmith for Jacaranda FM#SafeSpace by Jacaranda FM
    Public Affairs
    SilverOgilvy South AfricaMultiChoice: Partners Against Piracy
    BronzeSouth African BreweriesSAB State of the Beer Economy
    Publications
    SilverTribecaThe Press Room
    Reputation and Brand Management
    GoldLevergyICC Women’s T20 World Cup
    SilverInvestec South AfricaInvestec South Africa
    BronzeGrey Advertising Africa / WPP Team LiquidThe People vs. Savanna Cider
    Resources
    GoldByDesign CommunicationsAnglo American – The Story Behind the Numbers
    SilverByDesign CommunicationsPlatAfrica 2022
    BronzeTribecaTorsa Mines Opportunity in SA
    Public Sector
    SilverByDesign CommunicationsARIA drives Third Party Access
    Social Media as a Primary Method of Communication
    GoldMagna Carta Reputation Management Consultants#BigUpYourLocal
    SilverPaddington Station PRAngostura Rock Shandy
    BronzeRetroviralDiscovery Bank: #HackBlackFriday
    Sponsorship
    GoldPlaymakers Sponsorship and MarketingASBA #SheUntamed
    SilverMsports MarketingMomentum’s #OneMoreFan Campaign
    BronzeLevergyHeineken All-INvitational
    Sport
    GoldRetroviralMap1mp1: The Makazole Mapimpi Story
    SilverPlaymakers Sponsorship and MarketingABSA #SheUntamed
    BronzeLevergyNedbank Cup Reality Football
    Technology
    GoldTribecaGogos with Vuma
    SilverTribecaProfitroom launches into South Africa
    BronzeHook, Line & Sinker (HLS)CBI-electric: low voltage Astute Range Product Launch
    Travel and Tourism
    GoldFlow CommunicationsLaunch of Air Côte d’Ivoire’s Johannesburg – Abidjan route
    SilverFlow CommunicationsLaunch of the Karoo National Botanical Garden’s Braille Trail
    BronzeAlkemi CollectiveRevitalising the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway Company
    Presidential Awards
    AwardRecipientName of Award
    GoldBridget von HoldtOutstanding Legacy of Achievement
    GoldPalesa MadumoOutstanding Legacy of Achievement
    GoldBradly HowlandPublic Relations and Communication Industry Advancement

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