South Africa’s largest hotel company, Protea Hotels, has once again selected public relations agency Irvine Bartlett to manage its public relations. Irvine Bartlett’s successful appointment follows a five agency pitch process.
“Being retained acknowledges that we are committed to delivering outstanding and creative public relations services to the group, as we have for over five years,” comments Irvine Bartlett Managing Director, Rachel Irvine. “We are now challenging ourselves to create inspiring work of exceptional quality both for Protea Hotels and their parent company: Marriott International.”
Nicholas Barenblatt, Group Marketing Manager for Protea Hotels and African Pride Hotels said the decision to re-appoint Irvine Bartlett centered on two key elements: “As an agency, Irvine Bartlett has a serious can-do attitude combined with exceptional insight into our business. We look forward to strengthening our working relationship even further.”