November 16, 2016
Pria Presidents Award Goes To Ogilvy PR's Susan Redden Makatoa
Susan Redden Makatoa, group managing director, Ogilvy PR Corporate, was awarded President’s Award: Industry Contributor of the year by the Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA) at the 2016 National Conference in Sydney this week.
The President’s Award is one of the highest honours awarded by the PRIA. The Award recognises contributions by an individual back to the PR industry. This award is conferred by the PRIA National President, Jenny Muir.
Last year, Susan was elevated to the position of Fellow, PRIA as a result of two decades of contribution to the corporate communications sector, career mentorship, advocacy and change management policies and campaigns.
This prestigious award was given to Susan for displaying the highest professional standards and outstanding contribution to the public relations profession. Susan was presented with her certificate at the PRIA National Conference in Sydney.
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The National President’s award was presented to three industry leaders, recognising the significant support of their outstanding contribution to the industry; they were
Jenny Muir – National President Public Relations Institute of Australia
Susan Redden Makatoa - Group Managing Director, Corporate, Ogilvy PR
Carol Moore - Principal, Moore Public Relations
Anthony Lowe - Director, Roxburgh Group