American Advertising Awards District Winners Announced

Congratulations to the District 9 American Advertising Award winners.

The 12 chapters that make up the District, forwarded their local American Advertising Award winners to the District level. Over 500 professional entries and 100 student entries were judged, with approximately 20 percent awarded either a Gold or Silver ADDY. The Gold winners were automatically forwarded to the National competition.

To view the winners, go the the American Advertising Awards page.

The top winners include:

BEST OF SHOW
Bazillion Pictures
Union Station Kansas City “The Monument comes alive” – Projection Mapping
Elements of Advertising / Animation or Special Effects
AAF-Kansas City

BEST SOCIAL CAMPAIGN
VML
Pretzel Bacon Cheeseburger Love Songs II
Digital Advertising / Social Media Campaign
AAF-Kansas City

BEST OF PRINT
Barkley
Ball Brand Book
Publication Design / Book Design
AAF-Kansas City

BEST OF INTERACTIVE
Rodgers Townsend DDB
Interactive YouTube Video
Digital Advertising / Video
AAF St.Louis

BEST BRANDED CAMPAIGN
Whiskey Design
Boulevardia Integrated Campaign
Integrated Campaigns – Consumer Local
AAF-Kansas City

BEST OF SHOW (Student)
University of Kansas
Kansas City Star Rebrand
Integrated Campaigns – Consumer Local
AAF-Kansas City

The judges for the 2015 District 9 American Advertsing Competition were:

Mark Canavan, SVP/Group Creative Director, McCANN Detroit
Kat Dalager, Director of Project Operations, The Time Life Agency
Michael Seay, Director of Sensory Marketing, SensoryMax
Judy Thompson, Executive Director, AAF Cincinnati

Congratulations to all the winners. Best of luck at the National competition.