Surrey business Padua Communications has been recognised for its outstanding work across the region and has been shortlisted for the Outstanding Consultancy award at the 2013 CIPR Home Counties South PRide APRide-2013- shortlist buttonwards, announced today.

The CIPR PRide Awards recognise the outstanding talents and achievements of public relations practitioners across the UK’s regions and nations. They are the most prestigious and rigorous awards of their kind. This year marks the tenth anniversary of the CIPR PRide awards, which will be held at Hilton Brighton Metropole.

Nicky Rudd, managing director of Padua Communications, said: “We are thrilled to have been shortlisted in this year’s CIPR PRide awards. It’s a real commendation of the work that the team does for our clients.”

Commenting on this year’s shortlist announcement, CIPR President Sue Wolstenhome FCIPR, said:

“The CIPR PRide Awards celebrate the very best in public relations from across the UK’s regions and nations. This year’s entries were all of an incredibly high standard, highlighting the industry-leading work that is taking place right across the UK. I would like to congratulate all of those who have been shortlisted for an award; their success demonstrates their exemplary achievements in such a thriving profession, and recognises the impact they have made in their region and beyond.”