Holmes Report 22 Aug 2017 // 4:58AM GMT
HONG KONG—Indian powerhouse Adfactors and its clients have received more nominations for the 2017 Asia-Pacific SABRE Awards competition than any other firm, with 22 finalists in the Gold and Diamond categories, which recognize the best public relations campaigns of the past 12 months.
Adfactors beat out competition from multinational agencies Edelman (18 nominations), Weber Shandwick (16), Ogilvy (15), Hill+Knowlton Strategies and Ruder Finn (13 each) as well as Japanese giant Dentsu (11).
Other firms with multiple nominations include Text 100 (10), Burson-Marsteller (nine), India’s Avian Media (eight), MSLGroup (five), and FleishmanHillard, Hoffman Agency, IN.FOM, and WE Communications (four each).
The winners will be announced at our annual SABRE Awards gala, which takes place at the JW Marriott in Hong Kong on September 14. Tickets for the awards dinner—as well as the accompanying In2Summit—are available here.
A complete list of Asia-Pacific SABRE Awards finalists can be found here. Winners of the In2 SABRE Awards categories will be posted online later this week.