Agency CEO Dale Parmenter was inducted into the EVCOM Fellowship at the House of Lords, 2 November.
The honour was announced at the EVCOM Fellowship Lunch, held in association with GROSVENORFILM, to celebrate leading individuals in the communication world.
PR specialist Lynne Franksm creator of British Fashion Week and the British Fashion Awards, was also inducted into the Fellowship.
Parmenter, who’s drp agency employs 182 people, was instrumental in the creation of EVCOM from industry associations Eventia and IVCA. drp has appeared in the Sunday Times best 100 companies to work for list and has been awarded the IIP Gold standard.
The two new names join a list of EVCOM Fellows that includes John Simpson CBE; Baroness Martha Lane Fox; Lord Attenborough CBE; Bob Geldof KBE; Sir Trevor MacDonald; Dame Anita Roddick; Sir Bruce Forsyth; Lord Michael Grade; Kevin Spacey and Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson.