Awards

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CASSIES judges announced

One Advertising’s Ted Boyd will chair a judging panel from a cross-section of disciplines, which has been revealed ahead of the Aug. 1 deadline for submissions.

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Lowe Roche and Grip win Gold at the One Show

The two agencies are joined by Cundari, the National Film Board, Trigger, Tribal DDB, Grey, John St. and Taxi in the winners’ circle.

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Canada’s winning Young Lions and Marketers

The Canadian teams took Silver in Young Lions Film and Bronze for the Young Marketers in Cannes.

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Canada picks up more Gold

Grip Limited gets Gold in Branded Content, with Canada also picking up prizes in Film and Titanium & Integrated on the last night of awards in Cannes.

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Video: George Lois and Lee Clow in Cannes

The original Mad Men move festival-goers with a retrospective and prognostic discussion on advertising and creativity.

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Unilever and Coca-Cola most effective marketers globally

The two CPG brands topped the global Effie’s Effectiveness Index, alongside WPP and Ogilvy & Mather on the agency side.

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BBDO, Grip Limited and JWT shortlisted for Saturday’s awards

The agencies were mentioned in the Titanium and Integrated, Branded Content & Entertainment as well as the Film Craft categories.

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Nine more shortlist mentions for Canada

Lg2, John St., Draftfcb and BBDO are among the group of agencies that have a shot at taking home a Cannes Lion in Film.

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Canada wins 16 more Lions, including Gold

Tribal DDB and McDonald’s won three Lions, including the country’s first Gold of the week in Cyber, with John St. and Leo Burnett getting multiple wins as Canada also takes prizes in Press, Design and Radio.

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Video: Catching up with McDonald’s in Cannes

We spoke with CMO Joel Yashinsky and Tribal DDB’s Andrew McCartney about their presentation in Cannes, as well as with Cyber judge, John St.’s Nellie Kim on how the QSR’s “Our Food. Your Questions.” campaign did in the category.

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The newest Lion emerges and takes Cannes in a new direction

The inaugural Innovation Lions category, in which Teehan+Lax was mentioned on the shortlist, but did not win an award, celebrated innovative work and helped the fest to further develop the judging.

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Canada wins five more Cannes Lions

Grey Group Canada, Lg2 and Touche! PHD take home Bronze and Silver awards in the Mobile, Media and Outdoor categories Tuesday evening in Cannes.

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Canada nabs shortlist mentions in Cyber, Radio and Design

Leo Burnett, John St., Tribal DDB and Cossette all have multiple mentions in the lists released this morning from Cannes.

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Tribal DDB and Anomaly take home a Silver Lion each

The agencies, which were recognized for their McDonald’s and Budweiser campaigns, respectively, were the only Canadian contenders to snag prizes Monday evening in Cannes.

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Canada gets 11 shortlist mentions on Monday

Lg2 gets the most nods, with two in Outdoor and one in Press. Today’s Media, Mobile, Press and Outdoor lists bring Canada’s total shortlist count so far to 20.