01/06/2023, Dubai, UAE – PRCA MENA, the leading professional body for PR and communications in the Middle East and North Africa, hosted a networking event for its members yesterday at the renowned Barfly by Buddha Bar, located at the Hilton Palm Jumeirah. The event brought together over 60 members representing various agencies, fostering vibrant discussions on the latest trends and developments within the PR industry.

Shaddy Gaad, Senior Marketing Manager – MENA and Official Adjudicator at Guinness World Records, expressed his delight at attending the event and highlighted the fruitful five-year partnership between Guinness World Records and PRCA MENA in the region.

Matthew Smallwood, Founder and Managing Partner at Instinctif Partners,  attended the PRCA MENA networking event for the first time. Smallwood expressed his pleasure in meeting PR professionals from the region and engaging in discussions surrounding the latest events and trends. He expressed his eagerness to participate in future PRCA MENA networking events.

Claire Micheletti, the Joint Managing Director at Cosmopole Consultancy, shared her enthusiasm for being a recent member of PRCA MENA and attending their first networking event. She thoroughly enjoyed engaging in discussions with fellow members and establishing valuable connections. Claire looks forward to actively participating in future PRCA activities and events.

Monika Fourneaux, Head of PRCA EMEA, added: “At PRCA MENA, networking holds immense value for us. It is an integral component of PRCA MENA membership, and we consistently strive to foster networking opportunities and encourage vibrant discussions among our members.”