Media Agency of the Year

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Media Director of the Year

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2016 Media Director of the Year: Harvey Carroll

The IPG Mediabrands Canada CEO realigned agencies and brought Media Experts into the fold.

Agencies of the Year

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MAOY Gold: Jungle Media flexes its collaborative muscles

Read about how Jungle Media captured Media Agency of the Year Gold.

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MAOY Silver: OMD integrates its way to glory

The agency returns to the MAOY podium for the first time since 2009.

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2012 Agency of the Year | Scores & Methodology

See how we calculated our MAOY, DAOY and AOY winners.

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Agency of the Year: Process & Shortlists

See how we calculated this year’s winners.

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MAOY: Jury

Meet the industry vets who judged Media Agency of the Year.

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MAOY Gold: OMD turns up the heat on tech

A recap of the returning winner’s big year: including the addition of a new tech-focused division and a data-driven planning model.

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MAOY Silver: Planning for success at PHD

The agency breaks down the barriers in its approach to media.

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MAOY Bronze: MEC’s groundbreaking year

The media agency is building on its Momentum, beefing up analytical tools and ditching the digital department.

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Leo Burnett wins AOY

Missed last night’s show? Here’s a quick recap: John St. and Lg2 tied for Gold Digital AOY, OMD picked up top spot on the Media AOY list and North Strategic won our inaugural PR AOY. Check out who else placed at this year’s awards.

AOY: Process & Shortlists

Here’s who made the shortlist and how we crown the winners.

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MAOY Bronze: Jungle Media’s nimble advantage

The scrappy young agency’s flexible approach helps it land a Bronze this year.

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MAOY Silver: Starcom’s silver lining

With a new president at the top, the agency picked up a handful of new clients and continues to focus on content and data.

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MAOY Gold: Touché!’s walk-on win

The agency had a banner year, increasing revenue, bringing on new clients and now winning Gold.

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MAOY jury

Here are the media industry experts and marketers who judged this year’s competition.

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AOY: Process & Shortlists

Check out the shortlists for Digital, Media, PR and Agency of the Year, and how the winners were determined.

Media Agency of the Year

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Media Agency of the Year 2011

MediaCom leads the pack in this year’s quest for MAOY Gold, while Cossette Media’s Terry Horton and Media Experts’ Mark Sherman are named Media Directors of the Year.

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Media Directors of the Year

Cossette Media’s Terry Horton and Media Experts’ Mark Sherman are Strategy’s Media Directors of the Year.

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Next Media Star

Carat’s Shahnaz Mawji impressed our media jury with her work bringing Barbie and Ken to life for Mattel.

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MAOY Gold: MediaCom’s innovation evolution

The agency takes the top media prize with work for H&M, HomeSense and Maytag.

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MAOY Silver: Media Experts stays ahead of the curve

The agency flies into second place, with a Silver for its work with brands like WestJet, Telus and Mini.

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MAOY Bronze: Mindshare dives into digital bridging

Mindshare’s work for brands like HSBC, Hellmann’s and Ford results in a Bronze win.

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MAOY Honourable Mention: Starcom’s streak stays alive

The agency remains in the top five for its work for brands including Kellogg, Kraft and Research in Motion.

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MAOY process and scores

How does our jury decide who wins Media Agency of the Year? Read on to find out about their process and see each agency’s ranking.

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MAOY jury

Meet the industry vets who made the tough decisions in Media Agency of the Year.

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Media AOY Gold: Touché builds on tech and talent

“Embracing change” is now at the core of the media agency, which has offices in Montreal and Toronto.

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Media AOY Silver: OMD Canada amps up solution arsenal

CEO Cathy Collier says the media agency is focused on making “better decisions faster” this year and beyond.

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Media AOY Bronze: PHD Canada digs deep into data

The media agency is looking to the future with a bevy of new hires and clients.

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Media AOY Bronze: Cossette Media plays the long game

Cossette Media is shifting from being “an agency to a partner with more strategic value.”

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