(MENAFN - The Holmes Report) SINGAPORE — MNC network Ogilvy and its clients have received more nominations for the2019 Asia-Pacific SABRE Awards competitionthan any other firm, with 36 finalists in the Gold and Diamond categories, which recognize the best public relations campaigns of the past 18 months.
Ogilvy's haul, which includes Australian arm OPR and Shanghai's Soho Square, put it ahead of India's Adfactors, which notched up 30 finalists. BCW scored 28, ahead of Japan's Dentsu (25), Weber Shandwick with its Current Global subsidiary (25), Edelman (22), AvianWE (15), Ruder Finn (14) and Era Myanmar (11).
Other firms with multiple finalists include MSL (9), AKA Asia (8), First Partners (7), Sinclair (6), and Archetype, Ketchum and SPRG (5 each).
The winners will be announced at our annual SABRE Awards gala, which takes place at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Singapore on September 12. Tickets for the awards dinner—as well as theaccompanying IN2Summit —areavailable here .
A complete list of Asia-Pacific SABRE Awards finalists can be found here,determined by more than45 jurorsfollowing a record haul of over 1,600 entries in 2019.
Winners of the IN2 SABRE Awards categories will be posted online later this week, while Agency of the Year finalists will be revealed on August 19.