This year four campaigns have been shortlisted in the Best Issues-Led Campaign category of the Awards for Excellence in PR; the winner will be announced on Friday.

The category was added to the Awards for the first time last year, when the Irish Traveller Ethnicity Celebration Event entered by Persuasion Republic in association with Pat Montague and the National Traveller Ethnicity Celebration won the award.  This year’s nominated campaigns cover issues of abuse, homelessness and fertility.

Media intelligence and monitoring agency Rue Point Media are category sponsors once more; their CEO Kevin Fagan, had this to say about the award: “Rue Point Media is once again delighted to be sponsoring the Best Issues-Led Campaign category to celebrate the fantastic achievements of the PR Industry, whose services are needed now more than ever. We wish everyone well during this challenging time and good luck to every finalist.”

The winner of the Rue Point Media sponsored ‘Best Issues-Led Campaign’ will be announced as part of this Friday’s Awards ceremony, live online from 2pm.