RAK FTZ wins top communications award
Ras Al Khaimah, August 16, 2011
The PR and media department of the Ras Al Khaimah Free Trade Zone (RAK FTZ) has won the distinguished honoree medal in the Communications Department of the Year category at the 2011 International Business Awards (IBA).
RAK FTZ’s PR and media department received high scores in this category during the two months of preliminary judging and two weeks of final judging by an eminent international panel comprising close to 200 professionals.
Honorees were selected from more than 3,000 entries received from organisations and individuals across more than 40 nations.
“We are extremely proud of this prestigious recognition to our PR and media department,” said Oussama El Omari, CEO of RAK FTZ.
“To stand out among the best in the world of communications is a testament to the remarkable efforts of our team. We are extremely proud of Cleo Eleazar and her team who have made this possible. It is a proud moment and great honour for all of us here in RAK FTZ to receive this award.”
Michael Gallagher, president of the Stevie Awards, presenters of the IBAs, said: “Entries to The International Business Awards grew by more than 80 per cent this year, and that illustrates the increasing importance of the IBAs worldwide.”
“We congratulate all of the honorees, and we look forward to recognising them for their achievements at our gala event in Abu Dhabi on October 11.”
Cleo Eleazar, public relations and media officer at RAK FTZ, said: “Receiving the Distinguished Honoree at Stevie is a powerful endorsement and evidence of our endeavours in reaching out to the RAK FTZ stakeholders, from existing customers to potential customers, the media, suppliers, investors and employees.”
“We are honoured to be recognised among so many prominent organisations from across the world,” she added. – TradeArabia News Service