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APO Group Wins Triple Award at the Prestigious Brands Review Magazine Awards UK

APO Group, the leading Pan-African communications consultancy and press release distribution service, is pleased to announce its recent success in three award categories by Brands Review Magazine, a respected UK-based media outlet focusing on various industry sectors globally.

APO Group has been recognized as the Best PR Agency Africa 2024, Leading Communication Consultancy Africa 2024, and Leading Press Release Distribution Platform Africa 2024 after a rigorous evaluation process. These prestigious awards further establish APO Group’s reputation as a top provider of public relations and communication services throughout Africa.

Brands Review Magazine is dedicated to acknowledging and honoring excellence in businesses worldwide. By showcasing exceptional work and accomplishments, the magazine aims to shine a spotlight on the remarkable contributions of businesses, top brands, and industry leaders from diverse sectors.

APO Group’s dedication to excellence and innovation has been consistently demonstrated, earning accolades not only from Brands Review Magazine but also from other esteemed industry platforms. In 2023, APO Group and its clients received a total of 5 African SABRE Awards, surpassing all other competitors in the field. The SABRE Awards are renowned as the world’s largest PR awards programme.

In addition, APO Group’s remarkable accomplishments in 2023 were acknowledged through prestigious accolades, including the PRovoke Media Global SABRE Award and two World Business Outlook Awards. These esteemed recognitions spanned across different categories, such as Leading Public Relations Firm Africa 2023 and Leading Pan-African Communications Consultancy Africa 2023, underscoring the company’s unparalleled excellence and industry leadership. Rania El Rafie, Vice President of Public Relations and Strategic Communications at APO Group, expressed her thoughts on winning the Brands Review Magazine award, stating, “These awards reaffirm our commitment to delivering exceptional media relations and communication services throughout Africa. They further solidify APO Group’s position as a frontrunner in the African media and communications industry, highlighting our unwavering dedication to quality and excellence.”

“We are honored to receive recognition from Brands Review Magazine and remain steadfast in our commitment to providing exceptional services to our clients across Africa.”

Initially established as a press release distribution service 15 years ago, APO Group has transformed into a prominent pan-African public relations and communications powerhouse, boasting a team of dedicated professionals who spearhead compelling campaigns across the African continent. APO Group experienced impressive year-over-year revenue growth of 40% in 2021 and 60% in 2022.

Furthermore, in 2023, Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard, Chairman and Founder of APO Group, was included in the prestigious list of the 100 Most Influential Africans. This annual publication, which has been released since 2011, acknowledges and celebrates the achievements and contributions of Africans from various fields and sectors who are making a positive impact on the continent and the world.

In addition, Pompigne-Mognard serves on multiple Advisory Boards, Task Forces, and International Committees. These include the Senior Advisory Board of the Canada-Africa Chamber of Business, the Advisory Boards of the African Energy Chamber, the World Football Summit, the Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF), the Bloomberg New Economy Gateway Africa, the EurAfrican Forum, the Task Force for the FIFA – CAF Infrastructure Development Project, and the International Committee of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA). Furthermore, he holds the position of Special Advisor to the President of Rugby Africa, the governing body of rugby in Africa.

APO Group collaborates with over 300 clients, ranging from governments to international institutions, prominent personalities, and companies operating in Africa. Some of the esteemed clients of APO Group include Nestlé, Coca-Cola, TikTok, NBA, FIFA, Canon, DHL, Marriott Group, Ecobank, Siemens, Orange, Jack Ma Foundation, African Development Bank, World Health Organization, Islamic Development Bank, Liquid Intelligent Technology, Rotary International, Kaspersky, and Greenpeace.

The company is comprised of experienced communication experts and strategists who possess extensive knowledge and expertise in developing and supporting public relations campaigns across Africa and globally. By utilizing a wide range of resources, the consultancy ensures the delivery of strong and cohesive messaging to media outlets on behalf of its clients. With a specific focus on the African market, the company has successfully assisted numerous clients from various sectors in amplifying their brand messaging, enhancing their reputation, and establishing meaningful connections with their target audience.

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