CEO Colin Byrne recognised by new equality award

Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Weber Shandwick’s pioneering EMEA CEO Colin Byrne has been Highly Commended as an Equality Advocate of the Year at the Women in Marketing Awards.

The award was introduced this year to recognise men in the UK marketing industry who have gone above and beyond to promote gender equality and encourage more female leaders.

Colin Byrne said: “On behalf of my colleagues, I’m proud to have been highly commended as a gender equality champion by Women in Marketing. The award is testament to our firm’s values and our fabulous, talented team”.

Weber Shandwick’s Group Talent Director, EMEA Gina Ramson-Williams added: “This award is a wonderful recognition of Colin’s significant contribution and commitment to diversity and inclusion in the workplace, and a proud moment for Weber Shandwick.”

The Women in Marketing Awards were established in 2010 to promote, recognise and celebrate women’s achievements in senior leadership roles in the marketing industry.