SAN FRANCISCO—OCTOBER 14, 2020—Bospar, the boutique PR firm that puts tech companies on the map, and its principal, Curtis Sparrer, were recognized in 12 different categories of this year’s 2020 PR World Awards. For Bospar, this included:
- Grand Winner
- Milestone of the Year | Public Relations – Gold
- Achievement of the Year | Technology (Prodoscore) – Gold
- Agency of the Year for Information Technology Cloud/SaaS – Gold
- Security Software – Gold
- Public Relations Agency of the Year | 11 – 2,499 Employees – Silver
- Agency of the Year for Artificial Intelligence – Silver
- Agency of the Year for Cloud Computing/SaaS/Internet – Silver
- Agency of the Year for Information Technology Cloud/SaaS – Silver
And for Sparrer:
- Public Relations Executive of the Year – Gold
- Public Relations Innovator of the Year – Gold
- Public Relations Professional of the Year – Gold
The PR World Awards are an international industry and peer competition honoring and recognizing in-house and agency achievements in public relations, advertising, marketing, media planning and buying, and all other business and corporate communication areas. This year’s awards received a record number of entries. Judges were particularly impressed with Bospar’s double-digit growth over the last few months, despite suffering setbacks due to COVID-19, along with the stellar results it achieved for its clients.
For Prodoscore, for example, Bospar secured an exclusive report on CNBC that led to 30 inbound leads within the first hour of the broadcast, as well as coverage in the BBC, Forbes, HR.com, and 18 other outlets. Web traffic shot up 90%. Bospar’s efforts on behalf of Prodoscore earned the agency a PR World Gold Award in the Achievement of the Year -Technology category.
“This could not come at a better time: the PR World Awards comes as Bospar is close to celebrating its six-year anniversary,” said Sparrer. “We are honored to be recognized by the international PR community. To be named as a Grand Winner and honored with multiple awards by our peers is a testament to the incredible team we have here at Bospar. Our record growth over the last few months is a reflection of our commitment to be strong partners with our clients and deliver results. I want to thank everyone at Bospar and our fantastic clients for these wonderful results. I’m now going to treat myself to an ugly cry.”
The awards will be given at a virtual ceremony on December 10.
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 long-time 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 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.