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:…

New York Festivals International Radio Program Awards Announces 2017 Finalists

RTÉ Ireland Dominates, Followed by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and TBI Media UK The New York Festivals International Radio Program Awards has announced the 2017 Finalists. Worldwide since 1982, New York Festivals® Radio Program Awards honors the World’s Best Radio Programs℠, receiving entries from radio stations, networks, and independent producers from around the globe. NYF’s Grand Jury…

Wieden+Kennedy London roams the animal kingdom for new Three campaign

Wieden+Kennedy London and Three mobile have mashed up the animal kingdom for a brand new ATL campaign, to encourage customers to ‘Go Roam’ as the network continues to free its customers from unfair roaming charges. Wieden+Kennedy London has created an entirely new breed to embody Three’s industry-leading Feel At Home proposition, which allows customers to…

“Meet Graham” Clemenger BBDO Melbourne Earns Best of Show in 2017 New York Festivals

New York Festivals International Advertising Awards® competition has announced the 2017 award-winners at the New York Show℠ gala held at on May 18th at the renowned Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City. The combined 2017 Executive Juries awarded 8 prestigious Grand Prize Awards, 56 First Prize Awards, 155 Second…

WORTHY: The Swim Reaper by FCB New Zealand

Earlier this year in the southern hemisphere summer, FCB New Zealand launched a life-saving campaign for Water Safety NZ in partnership with ACC, titled The Swim Reaper.  The Swim Reaper hung out at swimming spots around New Zealand armed with a seriously dark sense of humour. His goal: save lives by ironically encouraging deaths. The campaign targetted…

Wieden+Kennedy London gets even more ridiculous for TK Maxx

Why would anyone shop at TK Maxx? That’s the question the European labels-for-less retailer is playfully addressing in its new ‘Ridiculous possibilities’ brand campaign which sets out to celebrate those weird and wonderful qualities peculiar to the TK Maxx shopping experience. The eclectic TVC from Wieden+Kennedy London, shot in stunning and characteristically eccentric cinematic style…

Clio Sports Announces 2017 Grand Winners

BMF Advertising and 4creative take home multiple Grand Clio Sports Awards during the live event hosted in New York City World Champion Race Car Driver Mario Andretti accepts the 2017 Clio Sports Stuart Scott Lifetime Achievement Award Clio Sports, the competition honoring creative excellence in sports marketing and advertising on an international scale, today released the…

Clio x Getty Images Award: The Power of Imagery

To emphasize the importance of visual storytelling, Clio and Getty Images have announced a co-branded award, The Power of Imagery Award, to be held during the 58th Annual Clio Awards. While co-branded, The Power of Imagery Award is an official Clio Award.  The standards applied will be consistent with their tenured process, including the assembly of…

One Show 2017 Winners – Ogilvy/New York Takes Out Best of Show For Refugee Nation

The One Club for Creativity (www.oneclub.org) has announced the winners for the 44th Annual One Show Awards in cross-platform, film, intellectual property, interactive, mobile, radio, social influencer marketing, social media, and UX/UI. Best of Show went to “The Refugee Nation” for Amnesty International by Ogilvy/New York. “In a year rife with political discord and social…

The One Show Announces First Round of 2017 Winners

Beyoncé’s “Formation” Wins Cultural Driver Award The One Club for Creativity announced today the winners of the 44th Annual One Show Awards in branded entertainment, design, direct, moving image craft, print & outdoor, public relations and responsive environments. There were 323 Pencils awarded – 92 Gold, 102 Silver and 129 Bronze – to winners from…

Kinsale Shark Awards opens for entries and announces festival line up with bite

Line up includes NYC Crime Boss ‘King Tone’, plus legendary industry pioneers Andy Sandoz and Rosie Arnold The 2017 Kinsale Shark Awards is now open for entries.  As from now, Film, Music Video, Print and Design can all be entered via the website www.kinsalesharks.com> until the deadline on Wednesday 6th September.  The Festival runs from Thursday…

Young Globals Award Winners/Internships Announced; Columbia College Chicago Students Erica Barringer, Cassie Benedict and Eric Kahl Earn the 2016 Young Global Award

The Global Awards℠  announced the 2016 Young Globals Student Competition & Internship award winners. Launched in 2014 to identify and recognize emerging creative talent from around the world, Young Globals introduces students to the rewards of working in the healthcare and wellness advertising industry. Young Globals student winners will receive the prestigious Global Award as…

2017 AME Awards Announces Award Winners; Serviceplan Group Germany Earns AME Grand Award

The International AME Awards® for the World’s Best Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness℠ has announced the 2017 award-winners. AME’s Grand Jury comprised of interactive and multidisciplinary marketers, planners, and creatives evaluated entries submitted from 23 countries worldwide. The 2017 jury awarded 1 Grand Trophy, 3 Regional Platinum Awards, 1 AME Green Award, 25 Gold AME Awards,…

ADC 96th Annual Awards winners

Just two coveted Black Cubes were presented at the 96th ADC awards in New York last night, both going to campaigns that have performed well elsewhere on the awards circuit over the past year. Lockheed Martin’s “Field Trip to Mars” from McCann New York picked up black in the digital category, along with The Art…

Cannes Lions 2017 Jurors Announced

43% women represented across all juries  The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity has announced the juries who will select the world’s best work to win the coveted Lions awards. The Lions’ winners will be honoured at awards ceremonies taking place across the eight day Festival, from 17-24 June. Encompassing a diverse spectrum of creative…

The ANDYS’ predictions perform well at D&AD

Each year, the Andys are one of the first big shows to be announced. As a result, the show considers itself to be somewhat of a bellwether for awards to come around the globe. The Andys’ judging standards are rigorous, so it seems a fair claim to make. This year the Andys published a list of…

Enter AD STARS Awards before 15th May to win US$10,000

AD STARS is now inviting creative professionals from around the world to enter the 10th AD STARS Awards – the preliminary deadline is 15th May 2017. With more than 20,000 entries anticipated in 2017 from over 70 countries, AD STARS is the biggest advertising awards show in Asia – and the only festival with a…

Clio Sports 2017 Winners Announced

The full list of Clio Sports 2017 winners have been announced. Multiple Gold winners include R/GA with 6 Gold; 4Creative with 3 Gold; and TBWA\CHIAT\DAY with 3 Gold. See the full list of winners HERE