Rachel Friend, CEO, UK & Ireland, Weber Shandwick has been appointed the 2019 PR Jury President by eurobest. The leading annual Awards for benchmarking European creativity and effectiveness, eurobest remains a key industry institution. Presidents and their juries will convene in London next month to review and discuss this year’s submissions from across the region.
The winners will be announced 9 December, with the Grands Prix and special awards revealed at eurobest Unwrapped, an invite-only event on 12 December set to be live-streamed from London. The juries will be on hand to share trends and insight from the winning work and the 2019 European Creativity Report will be presented.
Commenting on her appointment, Rachel Friend said, “Following my Cannes PR Shortlist Jury experience earlier this year, I am honoured and excited to be heading this year’s eurobest PR Jury. Each and every year, this competition attracts a wealth of creative and innovative work from across Europe; work that pushes the boundaries of our industry for brands and organisations alike. Being selected to lead the panel is a privilege and responsibility in equal measure.”
Further details can be found at eurobest.com