Weber Shandwick has joined the Public Relations and Communications Association Southeast Asia (PRCA SEA) as their latest member.
Weber Shandwick is one of the world’s leading communications and marketing services firms, with 19 offices across Asia Pacific and six continents globally. Their creators, strategists,and technologists deliver solutions by deeply interrogating briefs and bringing truly original and impactful thinking to every client challenge.
Founded in 1969, the PRCA represents over 30,000 practitioners in 66 countries around the world, with offices in the UK, Singapore, and Dubai. It is the world’s largest PR Association.
Weber Shandwick’s commitment as a member means that it will follow the PRCA Code of Conduct, and deal fairly and honestly with fellow members and professionals, the Public Relations and Communications profession, other professions, suppliers, intermediaries, the media of communication, colleagues, and above all else the public.
Darren Burns, Vice Chair, Asia Pacific, Weber Shandwick, said: “As one of the key global industry hubs, Southeast Asia sits at the centre of some of the most rapidly evolving markets in the world. As an agency, we’re eager to work with our peers to help businesses find communications solutions for the unique challenges of these diverse markets – and joining PRCA Southeast Asia is an essential part of that. PRCA has an established history of building true communications communities all around the world, and we look forward to helping build another here in Singapore.”
Francis Ingham, Director General, PRCA, said: “It is a great pleasure to welcome a company as globally renowned as Weber Shandwick into PRCA Southeast Asia. The Association continues to grow across the region and across the world, setting the gold standard of ethical professionalism in PR and communications.”
About the PRCA
Who we are: Founded in 1969, the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) is a UK-based PR and communications membership body with offices in the Middle East & North Africa and Southeast Asia, operating in 66 countries around the world. Representing in excess of 30,000 people, the PRCA is the largest PR membership association in the world. The PRCA promotes all aspects of public relations and communications work, helping teams and individuals maximise the value they deliver to clients and organisations
What we do: The Association exists to raise standards in PR and communications, providing members with industry data, facilitating the sharing of communications best practice and creating networking opportunities.
How we do it and make a difference: All PRCA members are bound by a professional charter and codes of conduct, and benefit from exceptional training. The Association also works for the greater benefit of the industry, sharing best practice and lobbying on the industry’s behalf e.g. fighting the NLA’s digital licence.