Boutique PR Firm Takes Home Two Stevies, Two Hermes and One Creative Muse Award
SAN FRANCISCO—May 8, 2018—Bospar, the boutique PR firm that puts tech companies on the map, has today announced five new award wins.
In the American Business Awards, Bospar won a Silver Stevie for Public Relations Agency of the Year and a Bronze Stevie for PR Campaign of the Year, in recognition of work done on behalf of Varo Money; in the Hermes Creative Award, Bospar won a Platinum in the category of PR Campaign of the Year and Gold in the category of PR for a PR Agency; and in the 2018 Muse Creative Awards, Bospar won Rose Gold for Campaign of the Year.
“2018 is off to just an unbelievable start,” said Bospar Principal Curtis Sparrer. “Our boutique agency has come out neck and neck with some of the biggest names in the industry. This award season has really proven the extent to which we’re punching above our weight. We work tirelessly for our clients, and it feels great to be recognized for our efforts.”
Managing the Message and Promoting Value
The American Business Awards are the U.S.’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S. are eligible to submit nominations—public and private, for-profit and nonprofit, large and small. More than 3,700 nominations were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, and more than 200 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to be selected this year’s Stevie Award winners.
The judges of the American Business Awards were impressed with Bospar’s work with Varo Money, calling it a “strong campaign that really shows the power of managing the message.” In the Public Relations Agency of the Year category, they complimented Bospar’s “very creative use of creating a news angle and story to promote agency value and expertise in a crowded market” and “strong use of integrating client values into the agency approach.”
Awards for Public Relations Creativity
The Hermes Creative Awards are administered and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals and recognize outstanding work in the marketing and communications industry. The annual competition receives more than 6,000 entries from corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, design shops, production companies, and freelancers throughout the United States and Canada and from dozens of other countries.
The Muse Creative Awards is an international competition that celebrates excellence in the craft and art of communications and honors creative professionals who possess the unique ability to inspire with a concept, idea or design.
For a Total of Nine Awards in 2018
Bospar was recently named Outstanding Boutique Agency of the Year by PRWeek, was awarded a silver medal in the category of Best Business to Consumer Campaign in the 2018 Bulldog PR Awards, and was honored with two awards from the Business Intelligence Group (BIG) 2018 Public Relations and Marketing Excellence Awards: PR Agency of the Year and PR Agency Media Relations Campaign of the Year.
Bospar is a boutique tech PR firm featuring a team of highly seasoned professionals who exist to put tech companies on the map. Bospar’s principals include a longtime PR and tech industry guru, a former broadcast TV producer and award-winning media maven, a standout PR agency manager from the corporate side of a leading global law firm, and an experienced executive with both large agency and public company credentials. Bospar’s larger team includes experts in both social and traditional media, as well as financial and analyst relations and public affairs.