Phillips Group wins big at PRIA Golden Target Awards

Queensland-based consultancy Phillips Group has won three prestigious GOLD awards at the Public Relations Institute of Australia Golden Target Awards. 

Group Executive Director, Helen Hutchings was awarded PR Leader of the Year. Ms Hutchings leads Phillips Group’s government practice area and is well known in the industry, having spearheaded the consultation to change the name of PRIA to CPRA. 

Phillips Group also picked up Gold awards for the government sponsored campaign with the Resilient Homes Fund with the Department of Energy and Public Works and Queensland Reconstruction Authority, and a significant regional communication campaign with the Western Downs Regional Council. 

Managing Director, Stephanie Paul said she was delighted to see the firm’s clients campaigns and Group Executive Director, Helen Hutchings being recognised by the industry in what has been a year of significant growth for the firm. 

“The communication and PR industry delivers impactful, purposeful campaigns that make a difference for organisations, people and communities. It was great to see the variety of work across our industry and particularly to have Phillips Group’s clients and team recognised for continuing to deliver work with purpose and relevance,” she said. 

“I’m proud of our team and our clients for the achievements at this year’s awards, and especially congratulate Helen for being recognised as this year’s Leader of the Year.”