The YOUNG COMMUNICATIONS PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR award 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.
This week we start (in reverse alphabetical order by surname) with Emma Williams, MPRII who is an Associate Director for Brand at Edelman.
Watch Emma's video here.
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.