Awards

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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.

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2019 AOY Silver: BBDO dissects creativity

How the Toronto shop is inspiring creativity via a “Factory” workshop to come up with work that uniquely addresses business challenges.

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2019 AOY Gold, Design Gold and Silver Digital: Rethink rethinks its future

The 20-year old shop, which bagged three awards for work across disciplines, is gearing up for a future without its founders at the helm.

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Rethink is the 2019 Agency of the Year

The agency also won a Gold in Design and Silver in Digital, a category where FCB continued its winning streak.

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2019 Strategy Awards: Pot brands speak up in OOH campaigns

Tweed and Dosist created platforms that educated Canadians on the benefits of weed prior to its date with lawmakers.

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2019 Strategy Awards: Brand strategies that changed the game

Turnaround strategies that helped change consumer perceptions of No Frills, Motrin and the Terry Fox Foundation.

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2019 Strategy Awards: Content that sparks movements

The issues around toxic masculinity and youth oppression are tackled in powerful films from Right to Play and White Ribbon.

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2019 Strategy Awards: Campaigns find strength in numbers

SickKids and Fondation Emergence rally Canadians to come together in the name of kids health and social prosperity.

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The 2019 Media Innovation Awards shortlist: part two

Finalists in the Best Media Insights, Products and Services, Niche Marketing and Public Service categories are announced.