Europe to be Honored as Separate Region in LIA’s Regional of the Year Awards

LIA’s recent decision to introduce ‘Regional of the Year’ awards in addition to its global ‘Of the Year’ awards, will be a great incentive to the top creative companies in Europe.  If your company is creative enough to win a Regional of the Year Award, it will not only add to your profile it will…

D&AD Impact Deadline Extended

Have a creative idea that is making a real difference in the world? There are 12 categories to submit work to, championing everything from humanitarian aid to sustainability. Enter by the extended deadline, Wednesday 2 August. More HERE  

One Club and ADC social media accounts merge

The One Club and ADC have merged into The One Club for Creativity, and now they’ve merged their social media accounts too. You can now follow them  — as more than a quarter of a million creative professionals and students the world over already do — on their updated Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and Linkedin channels.   More here  

Honda and Wieden+Kennedy London pay tribute to Dream Makers for Channel 4 sponsorship

Honda’s new Channel 4 sponsorship is brought to life by Wieden+Kennedy London as a tribute to the Dream Makers, showcasing the incredible craft and innovation that goes into filmmaking.A rollercoaster ride through the creative process and techniques involved in bringing dreams to life, Dream Makers centres around four characters and four Honda models – new…

Ad Stars Announces This Year’s Finalists

AD STARS has unveiled this year’s finalists selected from a total of 21,530 entries – up from 18,063 entries last year. The festival recruited 210 online judges from 62 countries who selected just 1,799 finalists. “It’s hard to believe how quickly our awards show has grown since we first launched in 2008. We received over…

The Campaign BIG Awards Return

  The Campaign Big Awards has always had big ambitions: to bring together the best creative work from the brightest agencies in the UK and to showcase and celebrate the very best of British advertising. Campaign has announced that the awards are now back in 2017, taking place at Old Billingsgate Wednesday 29 November. For the first time,…

Wieden+Kennedy London creates a dolph-a-sloth for Three’s Go Binge

Wieden+Kennedy London and Three mobile have created the dolph-a-sloth, a half-dolphin, half-sloth hybrid, to launch Three’s new Go Binge* service. The dolph-a-sloth embodies the feeling Three’s customers will experience when taking advantage of the disruptive Go Binge offering. Three’s pioneering new Go Binge offering allows binge-obsessed customers to watch and listen to popular services including…

Cannes Lions names Film, Titanium and Integrated Lions winners

Creative bravery honoured as McCann New York’s ‘Fearless Girl’ wins fourth Grand Prix of the week Cannes Lions closed its 64th Festival with an awards show to honour the winners of the Film, Titanium and Integrated Lions, alongside this year’s remaining special awards. In Film, 2609 entries were received and 85 Lions awarded: 14 Gold,…

Cannes Lions awards Digital Craft, Film Craft, Radio and Creative Effectiveness Lions

The Cannes Lions community honoured the winners of the Digital Craft, Film Craft, Radio and Creative Effectiveness Lions. Creative Effectiveness is the only global award to recognise the link between award-winning creativity and business results. From 172 entries received, 21 Lions were awarded: 5 Gold, 7 Silver and 8 Bronze and the Grand Prix went…

Creative Data, Innovation, Cyber, Direct, Mobile Lions winners revealed

Data and diversity takes the spotlight on the stages Tonight’s Cannes Lions awards ceremony announced the winners of the Creative Data, Innovation, Cyber, Direct and Mobile Lions, honouring creative excellence across the board. The Creative Data Lions celebrate the interplay of ideas and information, enhanced or driven by the creative use of data. From 690…

Health & Wellness and Pharma Lions winners announced – Meet Graham again

First Cannes Lions award show takes place on day one of the Festival   From 2245 entries received in Health & Wellness, 65 Lions were awarded: 14 Gold, 20 Silver and 30 Bronze. ‘Meet Graham’ by Clemenger BBDO Melbourne, Australia, for Transport Accident Commission Victoria claimed the Grand Prix. Health & Wellness Jury President, Mike…

Cannes Lions announces 2017 confirmed award entry numbers

Increase in work submitted from clients Strong growth year for Lions Health Growth in creative effectiveness and culture-shifting work Cannes Lions has announced final details of the work entered for the 2017 Festival. After submissions were checked and validated, a total of 41,170 entries were received across 24 Lions. The nascent trend of clients entering…

The 2017 Global Awards is Open for Entries; Global Awards Transforms Competition Unveiling New Judging System and Expanded Categories

The Global Awards℠ 2017 competition is open for entries. For 23 years, the international Global Awards has honored the World’s Best Healthcare & Wellness Advertising℠ and has served as a touchstone for celebrating creative achievement in healthcare and wellness communications beyond the barriers of language and culture. This year the Global Awards transformed the competition…

Wieden+Kennedy London launches filmic TV spots for Babbel

Wieden+Kennedy London has created two new films for language learning company Babbel, taking inspiration from iconic movies and TV. The playful 30” spots reinforce Babbel’s positioning as the ‘conversation experts’ and build on W+K London’s successful 2016 launch campaign. The films, ‘Spanish Passion’ and ‘Wise Guy’, use familiar popular culture references to inspire people to…

38th AWARD Awards winners announced

Clemenger BBDO Melbourne takes 20 gold pencils, Agency of the Year, Best in Show and Chairman’s Choice BBDO awarded Network of the Year M&C Saatchi’s Tom McFarlane inducted into AWARD Hall of Fame The winners of the 38th annual AWARD Awards were announced last Friday in a celebration of the most outstanding creative communications work…

Cannes Lions Announces New Ways to Network at the Festival

Attendees to ‘Braindate’ on the Connections Beach, the new networking hub The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity has announced new networking opportunities to enhance the Festival experience for its global attendees. Cannes Lions has joined forces with Accenture Interactive as its Connections Partner to launch new initiatives that combine digital technology with real-world networking,…

72andSunny ask if guys can cry for AXE

Unilever male grooming brand AXE has launched #isitokforguys, a Google search-driven campaign that reveals how guys are hiding behind their screen to ask the questions they can’t face asking out loud. The campaign stars influencers like Anthony Joshua and is part of AXE’s ‘Find Your Magic’ initiative, encouraging guys to get rid of the cultural…

Anchor tastes success with poems about milk

Dairy brand Anchor New Zealand has tasted the success of appealing to a young audience with its latest campaign, Milk Slams. The three poems written about milk are designed to inspire teenagers to be themselves and create their own definition of strength. Says Creative Director Dave Brady, “We know that young people ignore advertising, especially…

The Forgetting Tab: Reminding people to help those who forget

Cốc Cốc launches Alzheimer’s awareness campaign with Isobar Vietnam Vietnam’s leading internet browser with more than 22 million monthly users, has introduced “The Forgetting Tab”, a creative campaign conceptualized by Isobar Vietnam to increase awareness of Alzheimer’s disease amongst Vietnamese. It uses Cốc Cốc’s incognito mode to call attention to the forgetfulness that characterizes the…

D&AD Releases Network and Country Rankings for 2017

Following on from the 55th D&AD Professional Awards Ceremony that took place on 27 April, D&AD have today released the Network and Country rankings for this year. There was a total of 732 Pencils awarded this year, including 62 Yellow and 5 Black, and for the first time the USA came out in front in…

LIA Announces Regional ‘Of The Year’ Awards to Recognise the Best in Each Region

This year London International Awards (LIA) is proud to announce that in addition to its Global ‘Of the Year’ awards, it will be introducing Regional ‘Of the Year’ awards. These winners will receive a LIA Statue.  Like the Global ‘Of the Year’ awards, winners are based on a point system. The regions recognized will be:…