Awards

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2019 Digital AOY Bronze: Zulu Alpha Kilo goes deeper on data

Data and creativity play nice at the Toronto agency, where strategy and facts are seen as “creative jet fuel.”

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2019 Digital AOY Gold: FCB goes back to Gold

How the four-time winning agency is maintaining momentum with the help of data and digital sister shop FCB/Six.

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FCB/Six wins big at London International Awards

Cossette, Taxi and Zulu Alpha Kilo were also among the Gold winners at this year’s show.

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2019 Agency of the Year: Small Agency

The category’s inaugural winners are finding strength in their size when it comes to delivering the best work.

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2019 Small AOY Bronze: Arrivals + Departures takes off

The shop is working with startups to explore the ins and outs of building a brand from the ground up while also pushing into health and wellness.

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2019 Small AOY Silver: 123w pitches its best players

How a top-heavy creative director structure has helped the Vancouver agency hit major runs with clients big and small.

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2019 Small AOY Gold: Target stays on its mark

The east coast shop finds success in not being a carbon copy of larger agencies and sticking to what it does best.

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2019 Agency of the Year: Media

Dig into the profiles behind the winning agencies and their investment strategies.

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2019 Design AOY Bronze: DDB brings design to the forefront

Going far beyond visual graphics, the agency is now more deeply involved in the strategic development of branding projects.

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2019 Media AOY Bronze: Touche!’s people-based planning

How the media agency is using its data source platform Omni to change the way it looks at media.

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2019 Media AOY Silver: UM’s courage pays off

To achieve results, the agency works alongside brave clients like Oh! Henry to program bold media plans.

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2019 Media AOY Gold: Initiative flips the script

How the shop is rejecting traditional adversarial relationships with media companies to create more collaborative programs.

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2019 Design AOY Silver: Lg2 influences subjective design

Killer design is infiltrating every office of the independent shop, which was built with the craft at its core.

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What propelled this year’s 2019 Agency of the Year winners

How the country’s top shops are taking new perspectives on creative work and planning for continued success.

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2019 AOY Bronze: John St. is an Agency of the Year

The agency “brand thinker” is also collaborating with clients in a new rapid-fire creative process.