Sofia, Bulgaria, September 03, 2007 --(PR.com
)-- The Bulgarian company M3 Communications Group, Inc. - www.m3bg.com - is a finalist in the "Best PR Agency" category in the fourth annual International Business Awards.
First time ever a Bulgarian Public Relations Company reaches the final.
Nicknamed the Stevie from the Greek word "crowned," the awards are part of the only global, all-encompassing business awards program honoring great performances in the workplace.
Members of the Awards' Board selected International Stevie winners from more than 1,000 entries from more than 30 countries.
98 International Stevie Award winners were announced today in categories ranging from Best Multinational Company and Best New Product to Best Corporate Social Responsibility Program. The 25 countries represented in the winners' circle include Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, South Korea, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Syria, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
M3 Communications Group, Inc. is part of Hill & Knowlton, the largest PR corporation in the world. Three of the seven Finalists in the same category are also part of Hill & Knowlton - M3 Communications Group, Inc., BDR Associates Romania and the company's Shanghai office.
M3 Communications Group, Inc. CEO Maxim Behar will receive the award at a special Gala Dinner ceremony in Munich on the 10th of September 2007.
A complete list of 2006 International Stevie winners and other details are available at www.stevieawards.com/iba.
About The Stevie Awards:
Hailed as "the business world's own Oscars" by the New York Post (April 27, 2005), Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, The Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Selling Power Sales Excellence Awards. Honoring companies of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about The Stevie Awards at www.stevieawards.com.
Premier Sponsor of The 2007 International Business Awards is the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Infrastructure, Transport and Technology. National sponsors include the Korea Business Communicators Association. Lionbridge is the official localization partner. Media sponsors include BusinessDay, Chief Executive, CIO Decisions, CorpComms, and Human Resource Executive.
About M3 Communications Group, Inc.:
M3 Communications Group, Inc. is a private company specializing in public communications, advertising, design, printing, media planning and buying, and Internet services.
M3 Communications Group, Inc. was established in 1994 as a company envisioned to work primarily for international companies.
Company's founder & CEO is Maxim Behar, prominent Bulgaria's media expert, having at least 25 years experience in the field of journalism and public communications.
For seven consecutive years M3 Communications Group. Inc. has been announced as leader on the PR market in Bulgaria by the financial weekly Capital, part of Handelsblatt Group.
In 2007 the company had become the only Public Relations agency in the country officially recognized as Superbrand by the same-name International organization.
M3 Communications Group, Inc. is an associate to the largest PR network in the world Hill & Knowlton Inc., part of WPP, Inc., founded in 1927 with 70 offices in 38 countries.
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