NEWS2 July 2013

ABA Research picks up Aura’s best agency award

People UK

UK — ABA Research has won the Agency of the Year award from Aura, the industry networking and best practice group for clientside research and insight professionals.

ABA also won a new award, the Trusted Advisor award, which recognises the agency which “goes beyond the call of duty” to help deliver a client’s agenda.

[Editor’s note: ABA was one of two winners of the 2012 MRS Award for Best Agency. Entries for this year’s awards are now open.]

Quadrangle won the Commercial Acumen award while Flamingo won the Communication award.

Ben Tuttle, Aura’s events director, said: “These awards are not decided by a panel of experts. Every single one of our 170 member companies and 600 individual members had the opportunity to have their say.”

Other award winners:

  • Best speaker (agency) – Crawford Hollingworth
  • Knowledge Sharing – Laurence Miklichansky-Maddocks
  • Best speaker – Richard Drury
  • Driving Industry Progress – eBay
  • “Rockefeller” – Asda

Pictured: CEO and founder of ABA Research Alison Bainbridge