(PRWEB) January 27, 2006
M3 Communications Group, Inc., the Bulgarian PR leader and Hill & Knowlton associate, (http://www.m3bg.com )is heading the Capital Weekly ranking of Top 20 on the PR Market for 2005 for the seventh consecutive year.
The ranking was published in the latest issue of Capital, a leading weekly newspaper in Bulgaria, published in cooperation with influential German Handelsblatt. The weekly is the only one to have a PR & Marketing section.
With more than BGN 2 M of revenues M3 Communications Group, Inc. recorded a growth of about 30 per cent compared to the year before. The ranking is the only one of its type in Bulgaria and refers to official statistical data about the revenues of the companies. It has been provided for seven years already and always M3 Communications Group, Inc, is on the top.
In 2005 alone more than 15 new big international and local companies joined the extensive client's list of the company. The US based international corporation Lockheed Martin, movie studio Millennium/ Nu Image, Swiss watch masters Saint Honore, US property developer Tishman International, the largest Kempisnki in the word - Grand Heritage at Golden Sands at the Black sea coast, the brilliant new Sofia hotel Festa, part of the international chain Barcelo, Maltese top real estate company Dalhia, leading Greek Hi Tech company Plesio, Swedish packaging corporation TetraPak, Norwegian wireless communications leader Nera, but also the first Bulgarian WiMax operator Cablenet, hypermarket stores Piccadilly and many others filled M3's rich clients portfolio only in 2005.
Among the company’s current long-term clients are also Cisco Systems, Danone, Nokia, TNT Worldwide, Astra Zeneka, Siemens, BMW, SKF, Michelin, Dell, John Deere , Solvay Chemicals, Intracom, UniSoft, Sheraton Sofia, Liebherr, Platinum Business Center, Equest, Uno Ristorante chain, Prista Oil, ADIS, Devin Mineral Water, Todoroff Winery, Sigma Capital, Rubella, Mall of Sofia and many others.
M3 Communications Group, Inc. now has 48 full time employees and about double this number part time employees and also about 150 subcontractors.
"We are proud to be the leader on such a fast developing, dynamic and quite interesting market like the Bulgarian. Our team becomes more and more professional each year, our management improves rapidly and the result is not only growing revenues, but also a longer clients' list and what is more important - much better experience", Maxim Behar, CEO of the company said.
Since 2001 Behar is also Chairman of the Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum, part of The Prince of Wales International Business Leaders Forum and serves second mandate in the office. He founded M3 Communications Group, Inc. in 1994 as one of the first communications companies on the market.
In 2004 M3 Communications Group, Inc. became the first PR and marketing company in Bulgaria to be certified to the ISO 9001:2000 standard. The quality management system was assessed and approved by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance.
2005 was also the first full year of M3 Communications College, the only Bulgarian fully licensed college of marketing and Public Relations. With its own office in downtown Sofia and a specialized rich marketing and PR library the college now is a logical centre for all Bulgarians interested in these issues. About 70 students are now visiting evening and weekend's courses. Soon the college will launch its first alumni M3 College association.
M3 Communications Group, Inc. is a private company specializing in public communications, advertising, design, printing, media planning and buying, and Internet services. M3 Communications Group, Inc. was established in 1994 as a company envisioned to work primarily for international companies.
M3 Communications Group, Inc. is an associate to the largest PR chain in the world Hill & Knowlton Inc., part of WPP, Inc., founded in 1927 with 67 offices in 34 countries.
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