LONDON, UK: The UK looks set to take home the title of most awarded country at the 2014 D&AD Awards, with 136 In Books and 43 Nominations*, totalling at 179 Awarded entries for the year. Across the Atlantic, the United States is in second place in the country rankings with 118 (82 In Book and 36 Nominations).
2 Apr 2014
LONDON, UK: Here comes the 2013 edition of the much sought-after annual from D&AD featuring the year's best creative work.
3 Dec 2013
LONDON, UK: LIA has announced that Ogilvy & Mather is the 2013 Network of the Year, being awarded a total of 126 awards, including one Grand LIA, 28 Gold Statues, 40 Silver Statues and 57 Bronze Statues. The network also secured 42 Finalists at LIA 2013.
19 Nov 2013
LONDON, UK: D&AD has released a Black Pencil Judging Film from the 2013 Awards, showing behind-the-scenes footage of the rigorous judging process employed by the awards. (Video)
7 Nov 2013
LONDON, UK: The London International Awards are closing soon - you have just five days left to enter!
11 Jul 2013
LISBON, PORTUGAL / LONDON, UK: Eurobest, Europe's leading annual awards and Festival for creative communications, has announced an exceptional line-up of 94 industry professionals who will come together in Lisbon to judge the 25th awards.
7 Nov 2012
LONDON, UK: So what's new? Well to start, we're launching with the announcement of this year's judges. Yep, all 195 judges from 25 countries.
2 Nov 2012
LISBON, PORTUGAL / LONDON, UK: Organisers of the European Festival of Creativity, Eurobest, have today announced the impressive line-up of distinguished jury presidents, who, along with Sir John Hegarty, will lead ten juries in the award's 25th year.
5 Oct 2012
LONDON, UK: Last night, 18 September 2012, D&AD staged a huge party and awards ceremony to celebrate its 50th birthday. At the event, the top ranked agencies, studios and people of the last 50 years of D&AD were recognised with a one-off Award. The 2012 Black Pencil and President's Awards were also announced. The event is a celebration of the most influential names of the last 50 years of commercial creativity.
19 Sep 2012
LONDON, US: Eurobest, reputed to be the leading event and largest gathering of Europe's creative advertising and communications industry, is now open for entries. Taking place in Lisbon from 28-30 November, entries will be judged by top industry professionals including an unbeatable line-up of jury presidents from across Eurobest's 25-year history. The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony, the culmination of the 2012 European festival of creativity.
24 Aug 2012
LONDON, UK: The London International Awards 2012 deadline for entries has been extended to 29 June 2012.
14 Jun 2012
LONDON, UK: Check out the first judges for 2012...Joining the chair of the jury, Dominic Fawcett, Sony Europe, are some of the most influential people from the media and advertising industry...
7 Jun 2012
LONDON, UK: Draftfcb will again sponsor the Roger Hatchuel Academy for the third straight year in partnership with the 59th Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, taking place from 17 to 23 June.
9 May 2012
LONDON, UK: Next week, D&AD is issuing a series of announcements to mark the 50th Anniversary of one of the world's most coveted prizes for creative excellence.
12 Apr 2012
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
DUBAI, UAE: The 6th Dubai Lynx Awards, one of the premier awards celebrating creative excellence in MENA's advertising and communications industry, has received a total of 2037 entries from 17 countries.
5 Mar 2012
LONDON, UK: We know it can be tough to get your entries completed on time, so we're extending the deadline to complete and pay for your entries online by Wednesday 8 February.
2 Feb 2012
LONDON, UK: The IPA yesterday,12 January 2012, published its 2011 Agency Census, designed to be the definitive annual survey of employment trends in media, advertising and marketing communications agencies, which shows that the size of the employed base in IPA member agencies has increased from 18 843 to 19 372, a year-on-year increase of 2.8%.
13 Jan 2012
LONDON, UK: Neville Brody has created a new /50 logo for D&AD as the organisation celebrates five decades of recognising and supporting UK and international creative talent.
11 Nov 2011
LONDON, UK: Apart from a Yellow Pencil for the Die Antwoord music video in the Music Video category, South Africa didn't convert any of the remaining three Pencil nominations at the D&AD Awards last night, Thursday, 16 June 2011, in London. In other news, D&AD and The One Club have joined forces to provide a creative ranking system, the Pencil Rankings. [video]
17 Jun 2011
LONDON, UK / JOHANNESBURG, SA: The Independent Agency Selection & Search Company (IAS) and UK counterpart the AAR, recently conducted a survey and polled the top 25 CEOs of global adverting agency networks and 15 UK counterparts.
10 Mar 2011
LONDON, UK: The organisers of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity have announced a new award, Holding Company of the Year, which will be presented for the first time at the 2011 Festival.
25 Feb 2011
NEW YORK, US/LONDON, UK/SINGAPORE/SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL: The MMA (Mobile Marketing Association) has published the fifth edition of its Mobile Advertising Guidelines. They are designed to provide marketers, agencies, wireless carriers, media companies and other ecosystem members with industry-standard technical specifications and best practices.
10 Feb 2011
LISBON, PORTUGAL: The 4th Eurobest Advertising Festival, one of Europe's leading awards and annual events for creative advertising and communications, will be held from 28-30 November this year in Lisbon, Portugal.
9 Feb 2011
HAMBURG, GERMANY: The organisers of Eurobest 2010, one of Europe's largest creative advertising and communications festivals and premier awards honouring and celebrating European creative excellence, has announced the launch of The Eurobest Academy, in partnership with Draftfcb.
30 Nov 2010
LONDON, UK: Tony Granger, who began his career in his native South Africa and is currently global chief creative officer of Young & Rubicam, will lead both the Cannes Lions Film and Press juries at next year's festival.
24 Nov 2010
LONDON, UK: The organisers of Cannes Lions announced yesterday, 18 November 2010, that the event's strapline will change - from "The International Advertising Festival" to "The International Festival of Creativity".
19 Nov 2010
Howard Scott is digital marketing director at Sequence Digital, a digital marketing agency, serving a UK-wide portfolio of clients, including hit BBC dramas Doctor Who and Torchwood, S.A. Brain, Ifor Williams Trailers, Welsh National Opera and Rachel's Organic. Here he gives you some tips on using social media for business.
21 Sep 2010