We Are Unlimited Young Strategist, Noemi Garcia, Named Top 50 in the Country
We Are Unlimited’s Narrative Strategist, Noemi Garcia was named to The Drum’s inaugural ‘50 under 30 in the US’ list which highlights the top talent in the United States and celebrates the women who “are putting themselves, and their cities, on the map via their creativity, achievements and dedication to an industry that is changing at a fast clip”.
Cannes Festival of Creativity
DDB North America took home 8 Lions at Cannes this year: two Gold, three Silver, and three Bronze Lions overall. For more info click here.
One Show Awards
DDB New York took home two Gold and two Silver pencils at the 2017 One Show Awards this year. For more info click here.
DDB New York won one Graphite and 3 Wood pencils at the 2017 D&AD Awards this year. For more info click here.
Adweek Power List
DDB/NA CEO Wendy Clark was named to Adweek’s Power List for 2017. For the full list click here.
Business Insider's 30 Most Creative Women in Advertising
DDB Chicago’s SVP GCD Myra Nussbaum was named #2 on Business Insider’s 30 Most Creative Women in Advertising list. For the full list click here.
Clio Sports Awards
Ari Weiss named to Crain's New York Business 40 Under 40
After only a few months at DDB, North American CCO Ari Weiss has been named one of Crain’s New York Business’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2017. Ari celebrated his win at the Crain’s 40 Under 40 awards gala on April 5th at Paella in NYC. For more info click here.
DDB Chicago and The American Cancer Society Win Gold at the 2016 Jay Chiat Awards
4A’s Jay Chiat Awards announced that DDB Chicago and The American Cancer Society received Gold in the Nonprofit category for the “Advantage Human” campaign.
For 20 years, the Jay Chiat Awards have recognized the best strategic thinking in the marketing and advertising industry. Judges evaluate submissions looking closely at the strategy and planning that lead to a successful creative campaign.
Read the “golden” submission for the “Advantage Human” campaign here.
Communication Arts 57th Annual Advertising Competition
Communication Arts magazine announced the winners of its 57th annual advertising competition and DDB Chicago was named one of the “Top Six Winning Agencies”. The Chicago office had four winning entries in the competition.
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Adweek’s Creative 100 Issue: DDB New York’s ECD Hannah Fishman
Hannah Fishman, Executive Creative Director of DDB New York, has been featured in Adweek’s annual “Creative 100” issue, which highlights the biggest thinkers and doers of the year from a variety of creative fields and backgrounds. For more info click here.
Clio Sports Awards
DDB U.S. took home a handful of honors at the 2016 CLIO Sports Awards. DDB Chicago, DDB New York, and TracyLocke have collectively won three Silver and six Bronze awards, as well as one Shortlist. The awards ceremony took place on July 7 at Capitale in New York City. Read more here.
AEF Agency Award
DDB was celebrated on June 14th as Agency Of The Year at the Advertising Educational Foundation Honors dinner. Keith Reinhard accepted the award on behalf of DDB.
DDB North America Wins Effies
DDB Chicago’s Lovin the Super Bowl work for McDonald’s won Silver at the North American Effie Awards. For the full list of winners, click here.
DDB Worldwide Wins Big at the 2016 One Show
This year’s One Show, the annual awards show produced by the One Club, honored DDB with 13 Gold, six Silver, seven Bronze, and 21 Merit awards, as well as a Best in Discipline honor for adam&eveDDB. For more information click here.
Keith Reinhard Named a 2016 “Eight Over Eighty” Honoree by The New Jewish Home
The New Jewish Home has named Keith Reinhard, Chairman Emeritus of DDB Worldwide, one of their 2016 “8 Over 80” honorees. In hosting this award every year, The New Jewish Home celebrates a diverse range of accomplishments and aims to illuminate what it means to “age like a New Yorker.”
Wendy Clark Honored at DoSomething.org Annual Spring Gala 2016
DDB North America CEO Wendy Clark was recognized at this year’s annual spring gala for the organization dosomething.org. She was honored alongside 3M and Truth Initiative at Cipriani 25 Broadway on May 23rd.
DDB New York ECD Hannah Fishman Named a Top Woman in Digital by Cynopsis Media
Hannah Fishman, Executive Creative Director of DDB New York, has been named one of Cynopsis Media’s Top Women in Digital for 2016.
DDB Chicago Wins National 2016 B2 Awards Program
DDB Chicago’s ‘I Love STEM’ campaign was the first place winner in both the broadcast television and print spread categories for the B2 Awards Program. For more information, click here.
DDB Chicago Named Mid-Size Agency of the Year by the 2016 Shorty Awards
The Shorty Awards has announced its list of 2016 winners, which included DDB Chicago taking home multiple honors such as “Mid-Size Agency of the Year.” The awards ceremony will be held on April 11th at the Timescenter in New York City. For more info click here.
AAF’s Mosaic Awards Recognizes DDB Diversity
The American Advertising Federation (AAF) will recognize DDB North America’s Diversity program at the 2016 Mosaic Awards. The show will be held in Anaheim, California, on June 5. For more information click here.
DDB Chicago and Spike DDB received Gold, Silver and Bronze awards in the annual competition. DDB Chicago taking Gold in Product/Service – Social Media for McDonald’s “Lovin’ the Super Bowl” Twitter campaign.
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity
DDB North American agencies in Chicago and Canada totaled seven Lions at Cannes for their work on campaigns for clients Mars Incorporated, J&J’s NEUTROGENA Men, McDonald’s and Netflix Canada.
Radio Mercury Awards
DDB North America won three honors at 2015 Radio Mercury Awards. DDB Chicago took home two Mercury awards for Mars Incorporated brands – Juicy Fruit and Skittles. In addition, Miami-based Alma DDB won “Best Spanish Language Campaign” for Clorox Liquid Plumr.
DDB offices in New York, Chicago and San Francisco receiving recognition in five categories at the 2015 North American Effie Awards competition scooping Gold, Silver and Bronze trophies.
The team at DDB Canada Edmonton earned an impressive 13 awards for communications programs at the 2015 International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Capital Awards.
At the 36th annual Advertising Club of Edmonton (ACE) Awards, DDB Canada Edmonton was the most-awarded agency at the competition, proudly taking home 16 awards.
DDB Group received 60 winning entries at the 2014 One Show Awards.
Creative communications programs by DDB Public Relations and DDB’s Edmonton office were honored as among the world’s best at the 2014 Gold Quill Awards, presented by the International Association of Business Communicators
DDB Public Relations was honored with five OVATION Awards and was named Small Agency of the Year at the International Association of Business Communications gala.
The 46th Effie Awards presented DDB North America with three awards and four finalist recognitions at the 2014 North American Effie Awards
At the 72nd annual Outdoor Advertising Association of America OBIE Awards, DDB California took home the award for Best Multi-Format Campaign and a Gold OBIE in the Consumer Goods, Services, and Retail category for their “Bleach It Away Las Vegas” campaign.”
YoungGuns Awards (YGA) announced that DDB New York has been named 2013 Design Agency of the Year.
Shopper Innovation Awards
The 2014 Shopper Innovation Awards gave 12 awards to the collaborative efforts of DDB Canada, Shopper DDB, Tribal Worldwide and DDB Public Relations.
One Screen Film Festival
DDB New York and WATERisLIFE took home the Best Documentary award for “Kenya Bucket List” at the OneScreen Film Festival hosted by The One Club.
Strategy Creative Report Card
Strategy magazine named DDB Canada and Tribal Worldwide Canada’s top creative agency in its annual Creative Report Card.
AdForum Greatest Hits Awards
AdForum Greatest Hits Awards honored 10 DDB Worldwide campaigns from nine offices, three of which were DDB Chicago, DDB New York, and DDB Canada
Mobile Marketer Daily
DDB Chicago named Mobile Agency of the Year by Mobile Marketer Daily.
Directory Big Won
Directory Big Won ranked DDB New York among the top 25 agencies.
McDonald’s Canada’s “Our Food. Your Questions.” initiative, developed in partnership with Tribal Worldwide, was awarded the highest honor at the 43rd annual Canadian Marketing Asociation (CMA) Awards gala in Toronto.
At the 24th annual Lotus Awards in Vancouver, DDB Canada was awarded as one of B.C.’s best creative advertising teams.
Media Innovation Awards
DDB Canada recognized at Marketing’s 14th annual Media Innovation Awards. This awards program is considered Canada’s most prestigious.
Advertising & Design Club of Canada
DDB Canada was presented with a Scarlet Letter and was named Interactive Agency of the Year by the Advertising & Design Club of Canada at the 64th annual awards show Directions.” The Scarlet Letter prize is an exclusive award that recognizes excellence in interactive media.
DDB New York is the most awarded US agency at the 28th Annual London International Awards. The agency took home three Gold statues, five Silver statues, and four Finalist honors for New York City Ballet’s “FAILE: Art Series,” WaterisLife’s “Hashtag Killer,” and New York Lottery’s “Invasion” and “Writer’s Room.”
IABC Silver Leaf Awards
DDB Canada’s Edmonton office won two IABC Silver Leaf Awards of Excellence for Alberta Health’s Healthy U campaign. The agency’s work took top prize in both the Advertising Campaign and Government Communications Programs categories.
Juan Carlos Pagan, Head of Design at DDB New York, selected as one of the Art Director Club’s “Young Guns” for this year.
Jay Chiat Awards
DDB New York took home a silver award in the Regional category for New York City Ballet’s “FAILE: Art Series” at the 2013 Jay Chiat Awards for Strategic Excellence in advertising.”
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity
DDB North America took home 15 Lions, including a Gold in the Cyber category from Tribal Worldwide’s Toronto office for McDonald’s Canada’s “Our Food. Your Questions.”
DDB Canada’s Vancouver office received a Platinum trophy for the integrated Canadian Tourism campaign, “Canada Keep Exploring.” In addition, DDB North America offices garnered two Gold, five Silver, and two Bronze.
DDB North America earned 13 awards across 11 media, including Hall of Fame honors in the Film and Print categories for Volkswagen’s “Snow Plow” and “Think Small” campaigns.
In addition to Tribal Worldwide taking home “Agency of the Year,” DDB New York earned three Webbys for WATERisLIFE’s “Hashtag Killer” and Tribal’s Toronto office won three Webby’s and a People’s Voice for McDonald’s Canada’s “Our Food. Your Questions.”
New York Festivals
DDB New York won two Gold, six Silver and three Bronze at the New York Festivals. NYC Ballet’s “Faile, Art Series” garnered seven of these awards.
The One Show
DDB North America took home one Gold, three Silvers and one Bronze. DDB New York’s “Hashtag Killer” for WATERisLIFE garnered half of the wins.
DDB Chicago and DDB California were awarded Silver Effies for work with McDonald’s and STP, respectively. DDB New York took home Bronze for its work with Georgia-Pacific.
DDB Canada was awarded the Grand Prix and Gold for autoTRADER’s “The Most Cars in One Place” campaign at Cassies.
Advertising Age Viral Video Awards
DDB California’s Clorox spot, “Double Impact,” was named Advertising Age’s Viral Video of the Year in the :60 spot category.
Creativity’s Agency to Watch
DDB New York was named Creativity’s Agency to Watch in 2013.
DDB New York made it “in book” five times for its work with Art Director’s Club, New York Lottery, and WATERisLIFE.
DDB San Francisco’s office won a Next Award for Partnership at DrugFree.org’s “DXM stories,” while DDB New York has seven archives at The Museum of Modern Art.
Art Director's Club
DDB New York took home two Golds in the Guerilla Online and Non-Broadcast Media categories for WATERisLIFE’s “Hashtag Killer” campaign at the Art Director’s Club.