Entries by prcaadmin

Arab Youth Survey

The 8th May  2018 marked the 10th Annual Arab Youth Survey, presenting the evidence, insights and opinions of the Arab youth in the MENA region. With youth unemployment in the region now above 25%, the need for this research is central to find out the issues being faced. A comprehensive interview process, conducting 3,500 face […]

MENA Young Lions PR – Winners 2018

PRCA MENA is pleased to announce that the Hill+Knowlton Strategies team of Mohamad Saber and Peter Hermina have won the MENA Young Lions PR Competition with their campaign ‘Half a Million Dollars.’ They will go on to represent the region in the PR Young Lions Competition at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, sponsored by the International Communications […]

MENA Young Lions PR Competition

PRCA MENA has announced the shortlist for the Young PR Lions MENA competition to find the best young PR professionals in the country. Eight teams have been shortlisted to win the accolade this year and one of them will be heading to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity to take part in the international […]

The Rise of Specialist Collaborators

“Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.” Henry Ford Whether you call it a collaborative model, or call it a collective, one thing is certain and that’s that the rise of highly specialised freelancers and boutique agencies, working together on a common project, is becoming increasingly common. In years […]

Winners of PRCA MENA Awards 2018 announced

The PRCA MENA Awards 2018 celebrated the very best individuals, teams, and campaigns from the PR and communications industry from across the Middle East and North Africa. Leading practitioners attended the awards at the Renaissance Downtown in Dubai on the evening of Wednesday, 21st February. The event, hosted by broadcaster and journalist Katie Fielder, saw […]

PRCA and IABC sign agreement for cooperation across EMENA

The PRCA has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for mutual cooperation with the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) across the EMENA region. The International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) is a global network of communication professionals committed to improving organisational effectiveness through strategic communications. Established in 1970, IABC serves members in more than 70 countries […]

Trends for 2018 – Agencies Must Wake Up To Their Own Influence

Agencies Must Wake Up To Their Own Influence It’s wake-up time for PR in the Middle East, and 2018 should be the year when agencies take more control over issues impacting their business. Top of the agenda is the prickly question of social media influencers, whose growing presence continues to split opinions. In the rush […]

Financial PR Consultant

Role Overview We are looking for a consultant who is comfortable in day to day client contact and in managing client relationships where appropriate. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the senior team members in giving day to day financial and business communications counsel. There will also be a significant involvement in the […]

Senior Executive

An immediate opening for a full-time Senior Executive to join its dynamic and fast-growing team. We are looking for someone who is passionate about Communication both in the traditional sense and Digital. The successful candidate needs to be driven, creative in both thinking and approach, a problem solver, people person and  multi-tasker. Solid client management […]

How to write a winning award entry

I have been helping a number of clients to write award entries recently and noticed one area where everyone seems to have a block.  Passion and excitement over-rides results. It’s not that they don’t mention achievements at all, but they don’t link closely enough to what the client was trying to achieve. As a judge, […]