Creative agency drp has won a total of nine awards at this year’s EVCOM industry and MIMA Awards, at the Park Plaza Hotel in Westminster, London, last Friday 17th November. This year’s awards were brought together with the MIMA Awards, which recognises the marketing function across the meetings and events industry, as well as combining the EVCOM Live Awards (which focuses on live and experiential events), the EVCOM Screen Awards, (which looks at the best film and video), and the EVCOM Clarion Awards, (which celebrates the best CSR work across the various comms channels including events and film).
In total, drp were shortlisted for twelve awards, and on the night, the drpteam were recognised highly in the EVCOM Industry awards, taking home: Gold for Event of the Year for the Triumph Bonneville Bobber launch, Gold for Nationwide Building Society ‘Our Big Event’ in the Communication Effectiveness and Internal Communication category, Bronze for EE’s 2017 Conference, winning the Internal Effectiveness and Internal Communication awards, as well as winning Agency of the Year. For the MIMA Awards, drp took home Silver for Best Live Marketing event for ‘drpbigtalk’ and Best Marketing Team, followed by a Gold win for best Live Marketing Event for Triumph, Bonneville Bobber launch.
Ryan Curtis-Johnson, head of PR & marketing at drp commented: “As a marketing department we spend a lot of time helping to create the entries for most projects that drp produces for clients. It’s fantastic for the team to be recognised for their hard work and all the activity that goes behind promoting and marketing drp. This is an accolade we’re all proud of and it wouldn’t be possible without the drive, passion and commitment of the drp PR and marketing team, all of this together has helped to cement this achievement.”
Dale Parmenter, CEO of drp also commented: “The industry awards have brought together the best of EVCOM. Being shortlisted is a huge achievement, but to take home nine awards, including agency of the year, is something that we are extremely proud of and caps off a successful year for the drpteam.”