GolinHarris Named Large Agency Of The Year By The Holmes Report
Honor marks GolinHarris' third top agency award earned in 2013
CHICAGO, April 30, 2013
CHICAGO, April30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GolinHarris was named the Holmes
Report's Americas region 2013 Large Agency of the Year. This is the third top
honor for the agency in 2013. Last month, the Holmes Report named GolinHarris
2103 UK Consultancy of the Year and Virgo HEALTH, which Golin acquired last
year, was named 2013 Healthcare Consultancy of the Year. The agency was cited
for its strong financial performance, new business growth and innovation
specifically its g4 model and real-time marketing offering and engagement
centers, known as The Bridge.
In 2011, GolinHarris completely redesigned the agency to combine strategy,
creativity and engagement into one seamless package that is delivered to
clients. The g4 model provides clients with a dedicated team of specialists,
including strategists, creators, connectors and catalysts, who are embedded in
"We knew when we launched g4 nearly two years ago that it was a bold move,"
said Fred Cook, CEO. "But it has proven to be the right move for us. It's
propelling our agency forward, it's differentiating us from our competitors,
it's expanding our capabilities, and most importantly, it's delivering better
results for our clients."
"Our g4 model has not only helped drive our strong financial performance, it
has been a key factor behind four acquisitions, attracted new kinds of talent
and driven significant new business wins and organic growth," said Gary
Rudnick, president of GolinHarrris, Americas.
Earning the top spots in the Holmes Report follows three earlier prestigious
agency recognitions in 2012: PRWeek International Consultancy of the Year,
PRCA Large Consultancy of the Year and the Gold Medal Winner in the PRWeek
Global Agency Report.
"It is very gratifying to be recognized by these organizations," added Cook.
"It acknowledges our team's excellent work and dedication and reaffirms that
GolinHarris is truly a leader and innovator in the PR industry."
GolinHarris is a global strategic communications and public relations firm
with 39 offices around the world. For more than 50 years, GolinHarris has
helped build, shape and reinvigorate some of the greatest brands including
McDonald's, Unilever, Toyota and Nintendo of America. The firm is widely
recognized for excellent client service and as one of the best agencies to
work. The agency was named the Holmes Report 2013 Large Agency of the Year and
2013 UK Agency of the Year. In addition, the agency was awarded the Gold Medal
in PRWeek's 2012 Global Agency Report Card and named PRWeek's 2012
International Consultancy of the Year. GolinHarris is a member of the
Interpublic Group of Companies (NYSE: IPG).Additional information can be
found at www.golinharris.com.
Media Contact: Katherine Maiorana (1 312 729 4246)
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