Josette Massy-Forget Honoured by Société québécoise des professionnels en relations publiques and Massy Forget Langlois Public Relations Rewarded in Two Categories
Montréal, Québec, June 1, 2012 – Josette Massy-Forget M. Sc., ARP, founder of Massy-Forget Public Relations, recently renamed Massy Forget Langlois Public Relations (MFLRP), was given the Yves-Saint-Amand Award during the Gala des Prix d’excellence (Excellence Awards Gala) of the Société québécoise des professionnels en relations publiques (SQPRP), which was held yesterday at Montréal’s Palais des congrès.
The Yves-Saint-Amand Award is given to public relations professionals who have distinguished themselves throughout their career through high-quality professional activities and personal commitment toward both the profession and its emerging members. Beyond her impressive track record, Josette Massy-Forget has stood out through her numerous initiatives aimed at ensuring that women have their place at the forefront of the business world, as well as contributing to her profession’s scope and recognition.
This distinction coincides with the 30th anniversary of the consulting firm, founded by Josette Massy-Forget in 1982 and acquired by her daughter Mylène Forget, in 2002.
Consulting Firm Wins Two Excellence Awards
During the Gala, Lassonde Industries and Massy Forget Langlois Public Relations won the Silver Award, Prix d’excellence tactique, catégorie Rédaction (Tactical Excellence Award, Writing Category) for Lassonde’s 2011 Employee Report.
A Platinum Award, Prix d’excellence stratégique, catégorie Campagne sociétale (Strategic Excellence Award, Social Marketing Category) was given to ÉquiLibre and Massy Forget Langlois Public Relations for their Ton influence a du poids 2011 campaign.
“We are deeply touched by the honour bestowed upon Josette Massy-Forget, said Mylène Forget, President of Massy Forget Langlois Public Relations and President of the Alliance des cabinets de relations publiques du Québec . Her passion, thoroughness and willingness to offer a service of the highest quality, while staying on the cutting edge of best-in-class public relations practices, embody the core values that drive our firm. Furthermore, 2012 is a special year for us, as we celebrate our consulting firm’s 30th anniversary, so these new Excellence Awards truly highlight our sustained efforts.”
About Massy Forget Langlois Public Relations
Massy Forget Langlois Public Relations is a consulting firm offering a vast array of services in public relations and public affairs. Founded in Montréal in 1982, our firm is comprised of about 15 communications professionals. Boasting several awards, the firm’s client portfolio includes A&W, the Association des radiologistes du Québec, Borden Ladner Gervais, Calypso, Canada Bread, Colabor, ÉquiLibre, IBM, Home Depot, Lassonde Industries, Jamieson Laboratories, Saint Joseph’s Oratory, L’Oréal Canada, Novartis, RE/MAX Québec, Sobeys Québec, Stationnement de Montréal and the Canadian Cancer Society, Québec Division. For more information, please visit mflrp.ca.
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