NEW YORK, March 22, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Weber Shandwick, a global leader in communications and marketing solutions, announced today that it has received an Honorable Mention in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Global Marketing Agencies1. According to the report, Gartner evaluates agencies on proven success in a number of functions such as: marketing strategy; creative and content; digital marketing execution; Marketing data, analytics and insights; Business consulting and transformation services; Industry expertise; Product and service innovation as well as public relations, events and promotions, among others.
“Our mission was to transform Weber Shandwick to solve our customers’ most complex problems. Over the years, that mission has taken us beyond our roots in communications into new, emerging, and critical areas, with The Gartner Report as an Honorable Mention is a confirmation of this mission and our progress against it, “said Gail Heimann, Weber Shandwick President and Chief Executive Officer. “In the past year, more than ever, we have brought together our differentiated skills, including United Minds’ employee innovation and DE&I consulting, as well as digital transformation, brand security and cultural intelligence, to help our client partners overcome enormous, overlapping challenges. I’m incredibly proud of our teams that are evolving and expanding the opportunities we can offer our customers. “
1Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Global Marketing Agencies, Jay Wilson, Ewan McIntyre, Laurel Erickson, March 15, 2021
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About Weber Shandwick
Weber Shandwick is a leading global communications network delivering next generation solutions to brands, companies and organizations in key markets around the world. Led by world-class strategic and creative thinkers and activators, we have won some of the most prestigious awards in the industry. Weber Shandwick was named Ad Age’s Best Employer in 2019 and was the only public relations firm to be recognized as a standout agency for Ad Age’s A-list in 2017 and 2018. Weber Shandwick was also named PRWeeks Global Agency of the Year in 2015, 2016. 2017 and 2018 and earned 25 Lions at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2019. Data-driven, with deserved ideas at its center, the agency uses leading and emerging technologies to inform strategies, generate critical insights and impact in various sectors and specialties including brand and B2B marketing, health marketing, change management, employee engagement and corporate reputation, crisis management, data and analytics, technology, public affairs, social impact and financial communications. Weber Shandwick is part of the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG). More information is available at http://www.webershandwick.com
About United Minds
United Minds is a management consultancy specializing in organizational transformation. Leveraging a large number of specialists, the company helps companies bring about positive and lasting change by combining data-driven strategies and creative communication solutions and involving stakeholders in every part of the process. More information is available at www.unitedmindsglobal.com
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