Young Communications Professional of the Year Shortlist - Cormac Coughlan


Our series of interviews with the 2017 nominees for Young Communications Professional of the Year continues with Cormac Coughlan who is a Senior Account Manager with Teneo PSG. 

Cormac details here how the Awards for Excellence in PR let us review the best of the best and learn from each other to improve the PR profession, the traits it takes to become a good communications professional and who he looks up to the most in PR today.


The YOUNG COMMUNICATIONS PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR Award, sponsored by Newsaccess Media Intelligence recognises outstanding performance by a young communications professional (aged 28 or under on 01 January 2017).

To be considered entrants submitted a paper outlining the story of their career to date, how their approach to their work makes them an outstanding communications professional, and highlighting one campaign in particular they played a key role in delivering results for on behalf of their employer or client.

Five people have been shortlisted for the award this year and over the coming weeks we will profile each of the nominees with a short video produced by Fennell Photography.


The other shortlisted nominees are: 


This year's gala luncheon and presentation of the The Awards for Excellence in Public Relations takes place at the Shelbourne Hotel on Friday 23rd June.

Click here for information on booking your place at the PR event of the year.

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