Mission completed! 2 great Bulgarian PR agencies are the first-ever of their country to be quality-certified according to ICCO’s international Consultancy Management Standard - CMS. Audit for United Partners and All Channels Communication conducted by AgencyExperts, Anita Mohl, and András Sztaniszláv.
Mission completed! 2 great Bulgarian PR agencies are the first ever of their country to be quality-certified according to ICCO’s international Consultancy Management Standard - CMS. Audit for United Partners and All Channels Communication conducted by AgencyExperts, together with Anita Mohl and András Sztaniszláv. Congratulations! agencyexperts.at/bio/23... See MoreSee Less
ICCO further enlarges its quality-certification activities:
5 new CMS quality auditors and „AgencyExperts“ certified at ICCO training course in Vienna
Quality certifications and independent audits get more and more important for PR agencies worldwide following a growing demand of clients from different industries to work only with trustable and quality-oriented communications suppliers.
For more than 20 years, ICCO’s „Consultancy Management Standard - CMS“ provides the audit framework for such independent quality certifications and helps agencies to improve their business processes.
The growing international demand for CMS quality certifications and audits also requires a growing number of auditors with expertise in the communications industry.
From 16. to 18. February, a CMS auditor development course took place in Vienna, hosted at the premises of The Skills Group. Organized by ICCO’s audit partner organization „AgencyExperts.org“, five distinguished PR experts and ICCO board members got trained as business auditors for the communications industry. At the end of the training course, all participants successfully passed a state-accredited auditor exam under the auspices of the inspection organization TÜV.
Now, AgencyExperts (www.agencyexperts.orgAgencyExperts (www.agencyexperts.org) has a pool of international CMS auditors who can be booked to run quality certifications in communications agencies and in-house comms departments. The newly certified CMS auditors are all in the leadership teams of their national PR associations and experienced agency managers:
Alexander Dourchev, Bulgaria Dimitris Roulias, Greece Elena Fadeeva, Russia Patrik Schober, Czech Republic Andras Sztaniszlav, Hungary
(Photo: from left to right, incl. Anita Mohl, CEO AgencyExperts, Juergen H. Gangoly)
The new auditors are enlarging ICCO’s and AgencyExperts existing auditor team with experts from 11 different countries, additionally including Germany, Switzerland, Austria, the UK, and Egypt. Agencies or in-house departments interested in a quality management system and running a CMS quality certification are to contact the AgencyEpxerts team at [email protected] or +43 664 2000 260. The next CMS auditor development course shall take place in autumn 2022. More Infos: www.agencyexperts.org.
Juergen H. Gangoly ICCO international board member Co-Founder AgencyExperts.org