6th November 2015
The ‘Technikqueens’ initiative – a CSR program developed and implemented by Grayling Austria and gamification partner Ovos on behalf of oil and gas corporation OMV – won this year’s Media Future Awards in the category “Groundbreaking Collaboration - Company/Agency/Media”.
The Media Future Awards are hosted by leading Austrian publishing house, Manstein, and honor inspirational and future-orientated achievements in the field of media and communications. This year’s winners were selected among 31 entries judged by a jury consisting of 19 members.
Ninety per cent of Austrian industrial companies have difficulty hiring technical staff, while only 15% of girls choose a technology related career. So in order to alter girls’ perceptions of a career in technology OMV, Grayling and Ovos created the ‘Austria is looking for the queens of technology’ initiative – using a gamification angle to make girls curious about technology in a playful way.
The 'Technikqueens' initiative was developed under the OMV Resourcefulness umbrella, a sustainability program providing added value to both industry and society: Girls learn about career opportunities in technology and profit from good job market opportunities, and industry profits from finding qualified employees.
23rd May 2019
Grayling was named Public Affairs Consultancy of the Year at the SABRE Awards EMEA 2019 gala event in London. The international network, with 31 offices across 22 European countries, was honoured for...Read More
15th April 2019
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10th April 2019
Grayling has been named a finalist in five categories in the prestigious SABRE Awards EMEA. The nominated campaigns were developed by Grayling’s offices in Poland, Russia, Spain and the UK,...Read More