AAF DC Represented With 10 District Two ADDY® Awards

April 19, 2017

Five local entrants and one group of students who won Gold and Silver ADDY Awards at the AAF DC’s 2016 American Advertising Awards went on to garner additional awards at the District level of competition. AAF DC is represented with 3 Gold ADDYs and 7 Silver ADDYs in the District Two competition, which includes entries from local competitions in Delaware, Maryland, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and the District of Columbia. GMMB was further honored with the Best in Category – Broadcast award for the Hillary for America –“Mirrors” campaign spot.

The complete list of winners is as follows:

GMMB

  • Best of Show – Broadcast ADDY: “Mirrors” Spot for Hillary for America (Television Advertising, Regional/National, Single Spot – up[ to 2:00
  • Gold ADDY: “Mirrors” Spot for Hillary for America (Television Advertising, Regional/National, Single Spot – up[ to 2:00

HZ

  • Silver ADDY: “Culture Book 2016” (advertising Industry Self-Promotion, Collateral, Brand Elements)
  • • Silver ADDY: “HZ Stories – Spring 2016” (Advertising Industry Self-Promotion, Collateral, Brand Elements)

Investigation Discovery

  • Gold ADDY: “The Vanishing Women” for Investigation Discover (Integrated Campaign, Consumer Campaign – National)
  • Silver ADDY: “The Vanishing Women” for Investigation Discovery (Online/Interactive Campaign)
  • Silver ADDY: “The Vanishing Women” for Investigation Discovery (Websites, Consumer Websites)

Rosetta Stone

  • Silver ADDY: “Food Truck Challenge,” for Rosetta stone (Film, Video and Sound, Internet Commercial, Single Spot)
  • Silver ADDY: “Food Truck Challenge” for Rosetta Stone (Film Video and Sound, Branded Content and Entertainment, Single Entry :60 seconds or less)

World Wildlife Fund

  • Gold ADDY: “WWF Word Play PSA” for World Wildlife Fund (Public Service, Cross Platform, Integrated Media Campaign)

Nursena Acar, Javier Aguilar, Ana Maldonado and Zebrielle Wheatly, University of Marlyand College Park

  • Silver ADDY: “TYPE/STHETIC: State of Mind,” for the University of Maryland College Park (Collateral Material, Book Design)

The American Advertising Awards Competition is a three-tiered national competition conducted annually by the American Advertising Federation (AAF), its chapters, and districts. With 40,000 entries nationwide, the ADDY® Awards Competition is the advertising industry's largest and most representative competition for creative excellence.

Winners from the District Two competition will go on to compete in the national competition. Judging takes place at the end of April and winners are announced at the AAF National Conference in June, in New Orleans, LA.

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April 26, 2017
April Ad Connect
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April 30, 2017
Food for Thought: From Farm to Table
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May 10, 2017
Publishing Power to the People
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May 31, 2017
May Ad Connect
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June 14, 2017
June AM AdBuzz
Company: NDG Communications
Search Marketing Specialist
Post date: April 21, 2017
Company: Davis Ad Agency
Senior Art Director/Designer
Post date: April 14, 2017
Company: Leadership Greater Washington
Marketing Communications Specialist
Post date: April 11, 2017

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