The Public Relations Institute of Ireland (PRII) has awarded the honour of Life Fellowship of the Institute to well-known PR man, Padraig Slattery. Life Fellowship is the highest honour that the PRII can bestow on a member. Padraig has grown successful businesses in public relations and hospitality for over three decades. He was also one of the first to see the potential of sport sponsorships. He founded Slattery Communications in 1983 which merged in 2014 with Pembroke PR to form PSG and subsequently became Teneo PSG following its sale to Teneo in 2016.Padraig Slattery is currently Chairman at Teneo PSG, which employs 80 people across specialist corporate, public affairs, consumer, sport and digital consultancies.