CIPR Shortlist BOTTLE for Awards Treble

BOTTLE recognised as one of the best public relations agencies in the Thames and Chiltern region.

Oxford, United Kingdom, November 05, 2011 --( Oxfordshire PR agency, BOTTLE, ( is gearing up for the CIPR PRide Awards after being shortlisted three times in the Thames and Chiltern region.

BOTTLE is a finalist in the Outstanding Public Relations Consultancy category and has been shortlisted twice in the Best Use of Social Media category for its campaigns for TV channel HISTORY and pest control expert Rentokil.

The CIPR PRide Awards recognise the best public relations agencies and campaigns across the Thames and Chiltern region and are judged by a national panel of leading PR experts. There were in excess of 1,000 entries to this year’s awards.

Claire Cairns, Founder and Director at BOTTLE, comments: “We’re delighted to be shortlisted in the CIPR PRide Awards. This is recognition for the hard work and ‘Bring It On’ attitude of our team over the past year and is a fantastic achievement for the business.”

Paul Sutton, Head of Social Communications at BOTTLE comments: “It’s great to be recognised for the social media campaigns we are producing at BOTTLE. Both the HISTORY campaign, which teamed up with location-based social network foursquare, and the Rentokil campaign, which integrated specialist Twitter and Google maps technology to locate wasp hotspots around the UK, are fantastic breakthrough campaigns that have gained widespread praise. The former has already won one accolade this year at the CorpComms Digi Awards. We’re really looking forward to the event in November.”

Commenting on the PRide shortlist, Jane Wilson, CIPR CEO, said: “The CIPR PRide Awards celebrate the best PR and campaigns from the profession across the UK. To be shortlisted for an Award demonstrates exemplary achievement, impact and value – immediately putting their work in the spotlight. Congratulations to everyone for reaching this stage.”

The winners will be announced at the CIPR PRide Awards presentation dinner at the Oxford Belfry on 25 November 2011.


About Bottle

You give us a challenge and we say ‘BRING IT ON’. We get our heads together, ask questions and come back with a grounded approach to your communications challenge.

Specialising in both traditional and digital PR, we deliver vivid campaign, relentless media relations, strategic advice and successful social communications.

In industry bible PR Week's prestigious rankings we are:

- One of the top 100 PR agencies in the UK
- One of the top 20 outside London
- One of the top 40 PR agencies offering digital PR and social communications
- The sixth fastest growing PR agency in the UK
- One of the top 40 PR technology UK PR agencies

You may be in retail, FMCG, technology or the public sector. Whatever size or sector, audiences matter. It sounds obvious – that’s because it is.

Knowing your PR audience is at the heart of the best communications strategy. There’s no point in creating a media relations campaign to reach 15 year old girls; they’re on Facebook or in the local shopping centre, not reading The Guardian!

We specialise in reaching and influencing three audiences - Everyday People, Small to Medium Enterprises and Corporates and Government. We’re not limited by this; it’s just that most of our clients need to reach these audiences.

Contact details:

For more information on BOTTLE and its growing client list please contact Nina Sawetz on 01865 882988, or email

For out of hours enquiries please contact BOTTLE on 07736 167877

BOTTLE PR Limited, 33 Acre End Street, Eynsham, Oxford, Oxfordshire OX29 4PF

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Nina Sawetz
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