LONDON—The Holmes Group has issued its Call for Entries for the 2012 EMEA region SABRE Awards competition. Entry forms can be downloaded here.
The EMEA region awards recognize campaigns and content from across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, conducted at least in part during the 2012 calendar year. Categories range from consumer marketing and corporate reputation programs to employee communications and public affairs campaigns.
The awards will be judged by a distinguished panel of industry leaders, including representatives of major global agencies (Tasso Enzweiler of Ketchum Pleon, Rachel Friend of Weber Shandwick, Hanning Kempe of Fleishman-Hillard, and Scott Wilson of Cohn & Wolfe) and senior executives from leading independents: Richard Brett of UK agency Shine, Giles Fraser of Brands2Life, Hans Geelmuyden of Nordic giant Geelmuyden Kiese, Christof Schwartz of Germany’s Schwartz Communications, and Sergey Zverev of Russian firm CROS.
The client side of the business will be represented by senior communicators from Akzo Nobel, Avaya, Cisco, Ikea, McDonald’s, Novartis, Procter & Gamble, and more.
The deadline for entries is Friday, December 21, 2012. Late entries will be accepted until Monday January 28, 2013, with an additional fee.