Awards

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BBDO and Cundari claim Best of Show at Bessies

The two shops claimed the top prizes while Taxi, Sid Lee, Grey and others took home Gold trophies and jackets at the 50th anniversary of the TVB’s awards show.

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Dare takes double Lotus Best of Show, Rethink wins most hardware

Other big winners at the Vancouver awards include Spring, DDB Canada and One Twenty Three West.

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PostMan and Target win big at the ICE Awards

The Halifax-based post-production studio picked up Best in Show and a Gold at the Atlantic Canada awards show, while agency Target picked up five Golds.

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Grey and DDB receive top honours from the ADCC

The shops took Agency of the Year and Interactive Agency of the Year, respectively, while Tribal Worldwide and Leo Burnett were also among the gala’s big winners, and Paul Lavoie’s career was honoured.

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Agency of the Year: watch the videos

Missed the show last night? Check out some of the hilarious showreels from John St., Rethink, Leo Burnett, Taxi and more shortlisted candidates.

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Editorial: No more laurels to rest on

Managing editor Emily Wexler on the need for agencies and corporations to mix in education and exploration initiatives to keep up in a fast-moving world.

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John St., Tribal Worldwide and OMD win big at Agency of the Year

The three agencies take the titles of top creative, digital and media shops, respectively, while John St. also takes a Bronze in digital at this year’s gala.

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2013 Agencies of the Year

John St., OMD and Tribal Worldwide take home top honours in this year’s awards, plus find out who snagged Silver, Bronze and Honourable Mentions.

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AOY Gold/DAOY Bronze: John St.’s digital school of thought

The agency takes top prize as AOY and gets Bronze honours in DAOY for work with WWF, Zellers, Mitsubishi, Stanfield’s, Carly Fleischmann and Kobo.

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Media Director of the Year and Next Media Star

Karine Courtemanche takes the Media Director of the Year honour, while Jacquie Albrecht is named Next Media Star.

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DAOY Gold: Tribal deepens tech ties

The agency earns top prize as Digital AOY for work for Canadian Tire, BC Dairy Association and the Canadian Tourism Commission.

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MAOY Gold: OMD grows for Gold

The agency takes the top media award for work for Subaru, McDonald’s and Lay’s.

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AOY Silver: Taxi’s customized ride

The agency claims the Silver AOY prize for work for Boston Pizza, Canadian Tire, Kraft Dinner, Mio and Snuggle.

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DAOY Silver/AOY Bronze: BBDO’s internal community push

The shop takes honours in AOY and Digital AOY for work for FedEX, Skittles, Mountain Dew, Doritos and the Ministry of Health and Long-term Care.

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MAOY Silver: PHD plays to win

The agency wins Silver in the media category for work for Amway, Snuggle and Sport Chek.