Blainville, Québec — Fix Network World has just won an award for their crisis communication efforts during the pandemic.
During a virtual Excellence Gala, the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) gave Fix Network World the Gold Quill Award for “Recovery & Resilience: COVID-19 Business Continuity Plan.”
Fix Network World was given recognition because they made great strides to adapt to COVID-19 restrictions, while simultaneously being able to minimize any potential financial strain to their business.
“The awards honor the speed and agility of our communications team which adapted and responded to this global catastrophe, delivering clear communications to both franchisees and staff regularly,” says Steve Leal, President and CEO of Fix Network World. “Managing a large global network like ours is quite a challenge and I am exceptionally proud that our team has pulled out all the stops to ensure that our global family stays informed of everything that has been happening around us.”
IABC’s Gold Quill Awards have been celebrated for 40 years and draw in roughly 500 entries from around the world. Fix Network World was awarded the Best of the Best award in the COVID-19 Response & Recovery Management and Communication category.
“Our approach during this challenging time has always been to deliver consistent and positive communications, keeping in mind the uncertainty prevailing among businesses,” explains Maliha Aqeel, Director of Global Communications and Digital Channels for Fix Network World. “By coordinating between different departments and stakeholders within the network, we have been able to ensure that our responses have a deep and meaningful impact.”