Awards

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2019 SIA Awards: How to be direct

Cineplex, Snickers, VW and Scotts picked up awards for connecting directly with consumers.

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2019 SIA Awards: Making new and old acquaintances

Award-winning ways Tylenol Complete and Tweed said hello to Canadians.

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2019 SIA Awards: Brands pay it forward

Here’s how giving back paid off for Kraft Peanut Butter, Dove, Dempster’s, Tim Hortons, Uber, YWCA and SickKids.

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Lg2 takes the Grand Prix at Crea

The agency’s work for Quebec’s dairy producers once again earns it the top prize at the show for Quebec’s best creative ads.

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Who won the 2019 Canadian Young Lions competition?

A look at the work that earned brand and agency staff a trip to compete in Cannes.

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Submission deadline for Agency of the Year is near

Tomorrow is the last day for agencies to submit their intent to enter the 2019 edition of the competition.

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Meet the 2019 Strategy Awards jury panel

The co-chairs and jury are revealed along with three new categories for the awards recognizing the best in strategic planning.

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Frank Palmer looks beyond DDB Canada

The ad legend examines his legacy, while looking forward at what’s next for him and an industry in flux.

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The New Establishment: Shereen Ladha dances to her own beat

The McCann strategist balances her day job with several side-hustles.

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CRC 2019: Designers in many forms

We ask the top designers about the evolving practice and the personal projects that represent their craft.

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CRC 2019: Top planners from FCB/Six walk the walk

Anna Percy-Dove, John Fung and Zac Matheson, as well as client PFLAG Canada, discuss the importance of diversity.

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CRC 2019: FCB/Six’s ECD on staying agile

Ian Mackenzie plans to fail over and over and over again before hitting on that winning iteration.

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CRC 2019: Top CDs on building a strong partnership

Teams at Cossette and Rethink share the secrets to a successful work marriage that spawns award-winning ads.

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CRC 2019: No. 3 art-and-copy team on winning together

Jordan Hamer and Spencer Dingle of Cossette sort of look alike and definitely think alike when it comes to collaborating on Cannes-winning work.

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CRC 2019: No. 1 art-and-copy team on creating magic

Devon Williamson and James Ly cast spells on consumers through perfect pairings of words and pictures.