AAF DC 2018 AMERICAN ADVERTISING AWARDS WINNERS' LIST

View samples of the winning work at resisttheexpected.org.

 

Best of Show
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Georgetown Optician
Title: The Eye Ball
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Lillian Ling - Senior Designer, Dean Alexander - Director & Cinematographer, Michelle Onofrio - Wardrobe Stylist, Dale Johnson - Hair & Makeup, Mark Welsh - Copywriter

 

Special Judges Award
Entrant: GRAPHEK
Advertiser: GRAPHEK
Title: Food 4 Thought (Set of 4 Notebooks)
Contributors: Ellen Kim Creative Director, Sarah Erickson, Sonia Richardson, Christina Davis, Jeremy Caruso - Illustrators and Designers

 

Best of Collateral
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Harper Macaw
Title: The (very) Political Collection
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Mariela Hsu - Art Director, Sucha Becky - Art Director, Lillian Ling - Senior Designer, Gabriela Hernandez - Designer, Paul Dunbar - Designer, Mark Welsh Copywriter

 

Best of Broadcast
Entrant: RP3 Agency
Advertiser: Facing History and Ourselves
Title: The History Of
Contributors: Jim Lansbury Chief Creative Officer, Jamin Hoyle - Creative Director, Melanie Fitts - Art Director, Neil Pohl - Copywriter, Becca Marshall - Lead Social Media Strategist, Smartypants - Animation, Kurt Robers - Chief Creative Technologist, Rachel McIntyre Account Supervisor, Jennifer Rohrig-Producer, Anastasia Fitz-Lead Strategist

 

Best of Public Service
Entrant: International Justice Mission
Advertiser: International Justice Mission
Title: The Deep Place
Contributors: Lindsay Branham Director, Andrew Ellis - Director, Vera Leung - Creative Director, Producer

 

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Sales & Marketing
Sales Kit or Product Information Sheets

Silver
Entrant: Akseizer Design Group
Advertiser: Madison Investments
Title: Elysium Logan Sales Kit
Contributors: Sara Kate Snyder Creative Director, Laura Chwirut - Senior Designer, Chris Yoon - Senior Designer, Tré Seals - Designer

Sales & Marketing
Sales Kit or Product Information Sheets

Silver
Entrant: Akseizer Design Group
Advertiser: Persimmon Capital Partners
Title: The Lauren Residences Sales Kit
Contributors: Sarah Kate Snyder Creative Director, Chris Yoon - Senior Designer, Rob King - Senior Designer

Sales & Marketing
Sales Kit or Product Information Sheets

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Neenah Paper
Title: Neenah Classic
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Sucha Becky - Creative Director, Diego Jiménez - Designer, Lillian Ling - Art Director, Rebecca Matt - Designer, Ryan Haskins - Designer

Sales & Marketing
Product or Service Sales Promotion, Campaign

Silver
Entrant: Akseizer Design Group
Advertiser: Madison Investments
Title: Elysium Logan Sales Campaign
Contributors: Sara Kate Snyder Creative Director, Laura Chwirut - Senior Designer, Chris Yoon - Senior Designer, Tré Seals - Designer

Sales & Marketing
Product or Service Sales Promotion, Campaign

Silver
Entrant: Akseizer Design Group
Advertiser: Persimmon Capital
Title: The Lauren Sales Campaign
Contributors: Sarah Kate Snyder Creative Director, Chris Yoon - Senior Designer, Rob King - Senior Designer

Sales & Marketing
Packaging, Single Unit

Gold
Entrant: Bates Creative
Advertiser: Atlas Brew Works
Title: Dance of Days Packaging Design
Contributors: Ernie Achenbach Creative Director, Emily Biondo - Art Director, Eliza Rownaghi - Designer

Sales & Marketing
Packaging, Single Unit

Silver
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: New Columbia Distillers
Title: Summer Cup
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Eileen Tjan - Designer

Sales & Marketing
Packaging Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Harper Macaw
Title: The (very) Political Collection
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Mariela Hsu - Art Director, Sucha Becky - Art Director, Lillian Ling - Senior Designer, Gabriela Hernandez - Designer, Paul Dunbar - Designer, Mark Welsh Copywriter

Sales & Marketing
Printed Annual Report

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Human Rights Campaign
Title: HRC ANNUAL REPORT
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Mariela Hsu - Art Director

Sales & Marketing
Single Newsletter

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Classic Stage Company
Title: CSC Season Brochure
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Sucha Becky - Art Designer, Rebecca Matt - Designer, Ann Vogel - Managing Director

Sales & Marketing
Newsletter Campaign

Silver
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Forest City
Title: Eastsider
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Ryan Haskins - Designer, Magdiel Ortiz - Designer

Sales & Marketing
Brochure, Single Unit

Gold
Entrant: Akseizer Design Group
Advertiser: Madison Investments
Title: Elysium Logan Sales Brochure
Contributors: Sarah Kate Snyder Creative Director, Laura Chwirut - Senior Designer, Tré Seals - Designer, Chris Yoon - Senior Designer

Sales & Marketing
Brochure, Single Unit

Gold
Entrant: Akseizer Design Group
Advertiser: Persimmon Capital Partners
Title: The Lauren Residences Sales Book
Contributors: Sarah Kate Snyder Creative Director, Chris Yoon - Senior Designer

Sales & Marketing
Brochure, Single Unit

Silver
Entrant: HZ
Advertiser: PRP/Mayhood
Title: 2501 M Street Brochure
Contributors: Mike Palanza - Creative Director, Alyssa Pennington - Senior Designer, Marilyn Kitzes - Senior Copywriter, Sharri Luefschuetz - Director of Production, Tracy Aschenbach - Senior Account Executive, Maria Kimball - Account Director, Scott Shrake - Copy Editor

Sales & Marketing
Brochure, Single Unit

Silver
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: THE ONE CLUB
Title: THE ONE
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Mariels Hsu - Art Director

Sales & Marketing
Brochure Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Maryland Institute College of Art
Title: COMMOTION
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Lillian Ling - Senior Designer, Ryan Haskins - Designer, Rebecca Matt - Designer, Magdiel Ortiz - Designer, Pathorn Buddhari - Designer, Ninad Kale Designer, Sucha Becky-Art Director

Sales & Marketing
Magazine Design

Silver
Entrant: HZ
Advertiser: Cuisine Solutions
Title: Sous Vide Magazine Issue #2
Contributors: Sarah Schaffer - Managing Director, Gillian Goodman - Creative Director, Michelle Thomas - Managing Editor, Morgan Fecto - Editorial Assistant, Leslie Harris - Designer, Arsh Raziuddin - Designer, Kendall Spangler - Designer, Sharri Luefschuetz - Design Production, Scott Shrake - Copy Editor

Sales & Marketing
Magazine Design

Silver
Entrant: HZ
Advertiser: King Arthur Flour
Title: KAF/Sift Magazine - Issue 8
Contributors: Leslie Harris - Art Director, Gillian Goodman - Art Director, Alyssa Pennington - Designer, Stephanie Kay - Account Supervisor/Production Coordinator, Sharri Luefschuetz - Design Production, Scott Shrake - Copy Editor, Kendall Spangler - Illustrator

Sales & Marketing
Card, Invitation, or Announcement, Single Unit

Silver
Entrant: Akseizer Design Group
Advertiser: Perseus Realty / Westbrook Partners
Title: Penn Eleven Groundbreaking
Contributors: Sarah Kate Snyder Creative Director, Laura Chwirut - Senior Designer, Chris Yoon - Senior Designer

Sales & Marketing
Card, Invitation, or Announcement, Single Unit

Silver
Entrant: NPR
Advertiser: NPR
Title: NPR Collective Invitation
Contributors: Billy Candela Creative Director, Juana Merlo - Senior Art Director, Sergio Romano - Senior Copywriter


Sales & Marketing
Direct Mail-Flat, Single

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences
Title: The Academy Member Welcome Package
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Mariela Hsu - Art Director, Mark Welsh - Copywriter

Sales & Marketing
Direct Mail-3-D/Mixed, Single

Gold
Entrant: Porter Novelli
Advertiser: National Honey Board
Title: Hive to Table Media Mailer & VR
Contributors: Sam Hardy - Creative Director, Alphie Ali - Copywriter, Cecilia Reifschneider - Art Director, Honey Bees - Honey Producers

Sales & Marketing
Specialty Advertising - Other Merchandise

Silver
Entrant: Joy Riot Agency
Advertiser: Holy Cow
Title: Holy Cow Burgers Playing Cards
Contributors: John Armstrong Creative Director, Jessica Brown - Account Director, Noah Gammell - ACD/Copywriter, Chris Henderson - Senior Art Director

Sales & Marketing
Specialty Advertising - Other Merchandise

Silver
Entrant: HZ
Advertiser: Pembroke/1201 New York Avenue
Title: 1201 NYA Fitness Promo
Contributors: Leslie Harris - Associate Creative Director, Alyssa Pennington - Senior Designer, Beverley Hunter - Print Buyer, Sean Leenaerts - Senior Writer, Diz Cohrs - Associate Creative Director/Senior Copywriter, Dinorah Coton - Senior Production Artist, Maria Kimball - Account Director, Tatiana Daniel - Senior Account Executive, Jungeun Kim - Senior Art Director

Sales & Marketing
Specialty Advertising Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Jaspal
Title: FASHION IS 'DELICIOUS'
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Sucha Becky - Creative Director, Christos Zafeiriadis - Senior Designer

Sales & Marketing
Public Service Direct Marketing & Specialty Advertising, Campaign

Silver
Entrant: NOBODY
Advertiser: Nandos PERi PERi
Title: Nandos: Everyone is Welcome
Contributors: DT French Creative Inception/Strategist/Creative Lead, Katie Burk - Art Direction/Graphic Design, Mark LeMunyon - Account/Media Management, Julian Kimble - Copywriting, Gia Bagherour - Strategy

Sales & Marketing
Advertising Industry Self-Promotion Brand Elements

Silver
Entrant: HZ
Advertiser: HZ Inc
Title: HZ Culture Book 2017
Contributors: Leslie Harris - Art Director, Alyssa Pennington - Senior Designer, Katie Blake - Senior Deisgner, Jenny Gan - Designer, Scott Shrake - Copy Editor, Sharri Luefschuetz - Design Production, Sarah Schaffer - Managing Director, Rachel Cothran - Editor, Anna Matthews - Program Manager

Sales & Marketing
Advertising Industry Self-Promotion Direct Marketing & Specialty Items

Silver
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: Havit Advertising
Title: Havit Love Stories
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director, Rebecca Mabie - Group Creative Director, Kevin Ness - Sales Executive Printing, Carolina Skelly - EVP

Sales & Marketing
Advertising Industry Self-Promotion Direct Marketing & Specialty Items

Silver
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: Havit Advertising
Title: Havit "POTUS1" Promo
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director, Rebecca Mabie - Group Creative Director, Kevin Ness - Sales Executive Printing, Carolina Skelly - EVP

Sales & Marketing
Advertising Industry Self-Promotion Cards, Invitations, or Announcements

Silver
Entrant: Merritt Group
Advertiser: Merritt Group
Title: XX Holiday Party Invitation
Contributors: Julia Sarver Creative Director, Amy Zepf - Senior Designer, Christopher Romano - Screen Printing

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Print Advertising
Magazine Advertising Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Georgetown Optician
Title: The Eye Ball
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Lillian Ling - Senior Designer, Dean Alexander - Director & Cinematographer, Michelle Onofrio - Wardrobe Stylist, Dale Johnson - Hair & Makeup, Mark Welsh - Copywriter

Print Advertising
Public Service Print Advertising, Single Unit

Silver
Entrant: ICF
Advertiser: Mayor's Office of NYC, Office of Sustainability: NYC Retrofit Accelerator
Title: Cold Calls
Contributors: Bruce Campbell Executive Creative Director, Vetry Ramachandran - Associate Creative Director, Jose Lopez Rojas - Art Director, Claire Campbell - Copywriter, Charlene Jahns - Creative Resource Director, Kate Brangaccio - Account Director, Ashley D’Auria - Account Manager

Print Advertising
Public Service Print Advertising, Campaign

Silver
Entrant: ICF
Advertiser: NYC Retrofit - New York City Mayor’s Office of Sustainability
Title: Enough with the cold!
Contributors: Bruce Campbell Executive Creative Director, Vetry Ramachandran - Associate Creative Director, Jose Lopez Rojas - Art Director, Claire Campbell - Copywriter, Charlene Jahns - Creative Resource Director, Kate Brangaccio - Account Director, Ashley D’Auria - Account Manager

Print Advertising
Advertising Industry Self-Promotion Print Advertising

Gold
Entrant: GRAPHEK
Advertiser: GRAPHEK
Title: Food 4 Thought (Set of 4 Notebooks)
Contributors: Ellen Kim Creative Director, Sarah Erickson, Sonia Richardson, Christina Davis, Jeremy Caruso - Illustrators and Designers

 

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Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Guerrilla Marketing, Single Occurrence

Silver
Entrant: WHITE64
Advertiser: Tysons Corner Center
Title: Tysons Corner Center Freestyle
Contributors: WHITE64

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Poster, Single Unit

Silver
Entrant: Joy Riot Agency
Advertiser: Alexandria Pastry Shop
Title: Alexandria Pastry Shop Poster
Contributors: John Armstrong Creative Director, Jessica Brown - Account Director, Noah Gammell - ACD/Copywriter, Chris Henderson - Senior Art Director

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Poster, Single Unit

Silver
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: Mount Vernon
Title: Mount Vernon POTUS1 Charlottesville
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director, Rebecca Mabie - Group Creative Director, Kelly Cooper - Illustrator, Carolina Skelly - EVP

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Poster, Single Unit

Gold
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: Mount Vernon
Title: Mount Vernon POTUS1 "Nelson"
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director, Rebecca Mabie - Group Creative Director, Kelly Cooper - Illustrator, Carolina Skelly - EVP

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Poster, Single Unit

Gold
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: Mount Vernon
Title: Mount Vernon POTUS1 "Whiskey"
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director, Rebecca Mabie - Group Creative Director, Kelly Cooper - Illustrator, Carolina Skelly - EVP

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Poster, Single Unit

Silver
Entrant: Wunderman DC
Advertiser: SHRM
Title: "Shoe" Conference Poster
Contributors: Lincoln Bjorkman Global Chief Creative Officer, Tuesday Poliak - EVP/Chief Creative Officer, Trevor Sloan - SVP/Group Creative Director, Dylan Davis - Art Director, Colleen Brosnahan - Copywriter, Cade Martin - Photographer, Clive Biley - Retoucher, Peter Sullivan Studio Supervisor, Nil Navaie-Director, Insights and Innovation, Tristen Norman-Senior Experience Strategist, Brian Doherty - VP/Director, Marketing Operations, Melissa Barrett- Account Supervisor

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Poster, Single Unit

Silver
Entrant: Wunderman DC
Advertiser: SHRM
Title: "Sticky Notes" Conference Poster
Contributors: Lincoln Bjorkman Global Chief Creative Officer, Tuesday Poliak - EVP/Chief Creative Officer, Trevor Sloan - SVP/Group Creative Director, Dylan Davis - Art Director, Colleen Brosnahan - Copywriter, Cade Martin - Photographer, Clive Biley - Retoucher, Peter Sullivan Studio Supervisor, Nil Navaie-Director, Insights and Innovation, Tristen Norman-Senior Experience Strategist, Brian Doherty - VP/Director, Marketing Operations, Melissa Barrett- Account Supervisor

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Poster, Campaign

Silver
Entrant: DMI
Advertiser: Clydes
Title: Clydes Poster Campaign
Contributors:

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Poster, Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: Mount Vernon
Title: Mount Vernon "POTUS1"
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director, Rebecca Mabie - Group Creative Director, Kelly Cooper - Illustrator, Carolina Skelly - EVP

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Poster, Campaign

Silver
Entrant: Wunderman DC
Advertiser: SHRM
Title: "HR Giant" Conference Posters
Contributors: Lincoln Bjorkman Global Chief Creative Officer, Tuesday Poliak - EVP/Chief Creative Officer, Trevor Sloan - SVP/Group Creative Director, Dylan Davis - Art Director, Colleen Brosnahan - Copywriter, Cade Martin - Photographer, Clive Biley - Retoucher, Peter Sullivan Studio Supervisor, Nil Navaie-Director, Insights and Innovation, Tristen Norman-Senior Experience Strategist, Brian Doherty - VP/Director, Marketing Operations, Melissa Barrett- Account Supervisor

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Poster, Campaign

Silver
Entrant: GMMB
Advertiser: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Title: FCA "Leave No Doubt" Photo Shoot
Contributors: Don Corrigan Creative Director, Scott Margolis - Senior Art Director, Jeff Grutkowski - Senior Copywriter, Alaina Goff - Art Producer, Trudi Benford - Art Producer, Joel Grimes - Photographer and Retoucher, JB5 Productions - Production Company, Alice Blue Retoucher

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Poster, Campaign

Gold
Entrant: PCI Communications
Advertiser: Geisinger Health
Title: 2017 Geisinger Engagement Survey
Contributors: Robert Sprague President & CEO, Josh Golden - Senior Creative Director, Linda T. Lam - Director of Design

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Out-Of-Home-Interior Site, Single

Silver
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: Mount Vernon
Title: Mount Vernon POTUS1 "Fake News"
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director, Rebecca Mabie - Group Creative Director, Carolina Skelly - EVP

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Out-Of-Home-Interior Site, Single

Silver
Entrant: Akseizer Design Group
Advertiser: IVORY Dental Centre
Title: IVORY "Don't Forget to Floss" Sign
Contributors: Sarah Kate Snyder Creative Director, Laura Chwirut - Senior Designer, Tré Seals - Designer

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Out-Of-Home-Interior Site, Single

Silver
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: Mount Vernon
Title: Mount Vernon POTUS1 "Mom"
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director, Rebecca Mabie - Group Creative Director, Kelly Cooper - Illustrator, Carolina Skelly - EVP

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Public Service Out-Of-Home Campaign

Silver
Entrant: ICF
Advertiser: Mayor's Office of NYC, Office of Sustainability: NYC Retrofit Accelerator
Title: If Radiators Could Talk
Contributors: Bruce Campbell Executive Creative Director, Vetry Ramachandran - Associate Creative Director, Preston Sutton - Designer, Claire Campbell - Copywriter, Kate Brangaccio - Account Director, Jessica Horne - Account Manager, Ashley D’Auria - Account Manager

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Public Service Ambient Media, Campaign

Silver
Entrant: ICF
Advertiser: A-SPAN
Title: Sorry/Not Sorry
Contributors: Bruce Campbell Executive Creative Director, David Ostroff - Associate Creative Director, John Sullivan - Senior Copywriter, Pat Hoag - Creative Director, Catie de Montille - Social Media Manager, Vetry Ramachandran - Associate Creative Director, Ashley Smith - Senior Digital Media Strategist, Charlene Jahns Creative Resource Director, Nicholas Larrabure-Video Editor, Trevor Piecham-Senior Motion Graphics Designer, Mark McKittrick - Director of Photography, Angela Edwards- Senior Producer

Out-Of-Home & Ambient Media
Advertising Industry Self-Promotion Out-Of-Home

Gold
Entrant: Merritt Group
Advertiser: Merritt Group
Title: XX Holiday Party Poster
Contributors: Julia Sarver Creative Director, Amy Zepf - Senior Designer, Hayley Bumgardner - Illustrator, Designer, Chris Romano - Screen Printing

 

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Online/Interactive
Consumer Website

Silver
Entrant: Contrast & Company
Advertiser: Innovital Systems
Title: Snugz Website
Contributors: Dharma Pachner Creative Director, Joe Symoski - Senior Designer, Kate Staab - Senior Designer, Wes Stinchcomb - Developer

 

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Film, Video, & Sound
Local Television Commercial :15 Seconds or Less

Silver
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: Mount Vernon
Title: Mount Vernon POTUS1 "Fake News"
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director / Director, Rebecca Mabie - Group Creative Director, Donna Schoch-Spana - Producer, Clean Cuts & Cerebral Lounge - Editing and Music, Carolina Skelly - E

Film, Video, & Sound
Regional/National Television Commercial Campaign

Silver
Entrant: The Brand USA
Advertiser: Brand USA
Title: USA Through Music
Contributors: Brand USA

Film, Video, & Sound
Internet Commercial

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Georgetown Optician
Title: The Eye Ball
Contributors: Pum Lefebure co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Dean Alexander - Director & Cinematographer, Lillian Ling - Senior Designer, Mark Welsh - Copywriter, David Grossbach - Editor, Michelle Onofrio - Wardrobe Stylist, Dale Johnson Hair & Makeup, CVLT NYC-Color Grading

Film, Video, & Sound
Film/Video/Sound Branded Content, More Than :60 Seconds

Gold
Entrant: Eastward
Advertiser: Institute for Collection Leadership
Title: Collect the Truth - Center Stage
Contributors: Katie Beck-Wojcik - Cogent Strategies Account Lead, Meghan Kotlanger - Eastward - Director, Jake Bulgarino - Eastward - Director of Photography, Jamie Young - Eastward - Editor

Film, Video, & Sound
Branded Content & Entertainment Campaign

Gold
Entrant: RP3 Agency
Advertiser: Facing History and Ourselves
Title: The History Of
Contributors: Jim Lansbury Chief Creative Officer, Jamin Hoyle - Creative Director, Melanie Fitts - Art Director, Neil Pohl - Copywriter, Becca Marshall - Lead Social Media Strategist, Smartypants - Animation, Kurt Robers - Chief Creative Technologist, Rachel McIntyre Account Supervisor, Jennifer Rohrig-Producer, Anastasia Fitz-Lead Strategist

Film, Video, & Sound
Public Service Online Film, Video & Sound

Gold
Entrant: International Justice Mission
Advertiser: International Justice Mission
Title: The Deep Place
Contributors: Lindsay Branham Director, Andrew Ellis - Director, Vera Leung - Creative Director, Producer


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Cross Platform
Integrated Advertising Campaign - Local - Consumer

Gold
Entrant: DMI
Advertiser: Clydes
Title: Clydes Consumer Campaign
Contributors:

Cross Platform > Integrated Campaigns
Integrated Advertising Campaign - Local - Consumer

Silver
Entrant: MDB Communications, Inc.
Advertiser: DC Lottery
Title: Neighborhoods
Contributors: Richard M. Coad Chief Creative Officer, Steve Fortier - Writer, Richard M. Coad - Writer, Gretchen Carswell - Art Director, Robin Sherman - Producer, Greg Daniels - Director, Weaselworks, Ltd. - Production Company, Jesse Reisner Editor, Brad Starkey-Sound Editor, Extreme Music-Music, Jodie Warren - Account Director, Steven Noble- Illustrator

Cross Platform > Integrated Campaigns
Integrated Advertising Campaign - Local - Consumer

Silver
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: Mount Vernon
Title: Mount Vernon "POTUS1"
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director, Rebecca Mabie - Group Creative Director, Kelly Cooper - Illustrator, Clean Cuts & Cerebral Lounge - Editing and Music, Donna Schoch-Spana - Producer, Carolina Skelly - EVP

Cross Platform
Integrated Advertising Campaign - Local - Consumer

Silver
Entrant: Salta With Us
Advertiser: Johns Hopkins Medicine
Title: YOUR World Class. Local
Contributors: Amaya Beltran Creative Director / Art, Crisy Meschieri - Art Director, Alfonso Cuesta - Creative Director, Lin Ruiz - Goubert - Designer, Gia Bagherpour - Senior Strategist, Douglas Sonders - Photographer

Cross Platform
Integrated Advertising Campaign - Local - Consumer

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: CityCenterDC
Title: District of Joy
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Heloise Condroyer - Art Director, Sucha Becky - Art Director, Dean Alexander - DIRECTOR/ DP, Mark Welsh - Copywriter, David Grossbach - Editor, CVLT NY Colorgrade and CGI, Nylon Studios (AU)-Sound Design, Christine De Lassus-Wardrobe Stylist, Dale Johnson - Makeup Stylist, Yoichi Tomizawa- Hair Stylist

Cross Platform
Integrated Brand Identity Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Contrast & Company
Advertiser: ID Agent
Title: DarkWeb ID Brand Identity
Contributors: Dharma Pachner Creative Director, Kate Staab - Senior Designer

Cross Platform 
Integrated Brand Identity Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Contrast & Company
Advertiser: Merit Sacunas
Title: Sacunas Brand Identity
Contributors: Dharma Pachner Creative Director, Kate Staab - Senior Designer

Cross Platform
Integrated Brand Identity Campaign

Silver
Entrant: Contrast & Company
Advertiser: Cool
Title: Cool Brand Identity
Contributors: Dharma Pachner Creative Director, Kate Staab - Senior Designer

Cross Platform
Integrated Brand Identity Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Akseizer Design Group
Advertiser: IVORY Dental Centre
Title: IVORY Dental Centre Brand
Contributors: Sarah Kate Snyder Creative Director, Laura Chwirut - Senior Designer

Cross Platform
Integrated Brand Identity Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Contrast & Company
Advertiser: Innovital Systems
Title: Snugz
Contributors: Dharma Pachner Creative Director, Kate Staab - Senior Designer, Joe Symoski - Senior Designer, Wes Stinchcomb - Developer

Cross Platform
Integrated Branded Content Campaign

Silver
Entrant: Subject Matter
Advertiser: McDonald's USA, LLC
Title: McDelivery Merchandise
Contributors: Kevin Richards Chief Creative Officer, Dan Tynan - Senior Art Director, Surin Bridge - Copywriter, Sarah Kennedy - Senior Copywriter, Dianne Mikeska - Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning, Maggie Allard - Account Manager, Cris Cruz - Account Manager, Ace Todd Design Director, Dan Sallick-Partner, Narrative Group-Influencer Marketing, Molly McKenna - Brand PR & Engagement Director, Trent Stafford- Public Relations and Brand Engagement Supervisor

 

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Elements of Advertising
Copywriting

Gold
Entrant: Bates Creative
Advertiser: Atlas Brew Works
Title: Atlas Brew Works' Dance of Days
Contributors: Danielle Moore Content Marketing Specialist, Ernie Achenbach - Creative Director

Elements of Advertising
Logo Design

Gold
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: The Holladay Corporation
Title: "HighBridge"
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director, Dario Piparo - Senior Art Director, Carolina Skelly - EVP

Elements of Advertising
Logo Design

Gold
Entrant: Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation
Advertiser: Montgomery County Economic Development Corporation
Title: MCEDC Logo
Contributors: Warren Ellis VP of Marketing, Nicole Cantarella - Associate Creative Director, Jerome Frederick - Designer

Elements of Advertising
Logo Design

Silver
Entrant: Akseizer Design Group
Advertiser: Persus Realty
Title: Penn Eleven logo
Contributors: Sarah Kate Snyder Creative Director, Chris Yoon - Senior Designer, Laura Chwirut - Senior Designer

Elements of Advertising
Illustration, Single

Gold
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: Mount Vernon
Title: Mount Vernon POTUS1 "George"
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director, Rebecca Mabie - Group Creative Director, Kelly Cooper - Illustrator, Carolina Skelly - EVP

Elements of Advertising
Illustration, Single

Gold
Entrant: Havit Advertising
Advertiser: Mount Vernon
Title: Mount Vernon POTUS1 "General"
Contributors: Scott Mikolajczyk CEO, Scott Collin - Executive Creative Director, Rebecca Mabie - Group Creative Director, Kelly Cooper - Illustrator, Carolina Skelly - EVP

Elements of Advertising
Illustration, Single

Gold
Entrant: Akseizer Design Group
Advertiser: Perseus Realty / Westbrook Partners
Title: Penn Eleven Neighborhood Map
Contributors: Sarah Kate Snyder Creative Director, Chris Yoon - Senior Designer

Elements of Advertising
Illustration, Single

Silver
Entrant: ICF
Advertiser: Center for Disease Control Workplace Health Resource Center
Title: Human
Contributors: Bruce Campbell Executive Creative Director, Mark Mendez - Executive Producer, Tai Hoover - Senior Art Director, Trevor Piecham - Senior Motion Graphics Designer, Amanda Moody - Motion Graphics Designer, Brett Froeber - Senior Motion Graphics Designer, Jeni Birnbaum - Copywriter, Angela Edwards Senior Producer

Elements of Advertising
Illustration, Series

Gold
Entrant: CHIEF
Advertiser: Everfi
Title: Everfi: Education is Everywhere
Contributors:

Elements of Advertising
Illustration, Series

Gold
Entrant: MDB Communications, Inc.
Advertiser: DC Lottery
Title: Neighborhoods - Product Branding
Contributors: Richard M. Coad Chief Creative Officer, Gretchen Carswell - Creative Director, Andre Rolle - Art Director/Designer, Jodie Warren - Account Director, Steven Noble - Illustrator


Elements of Advertising
Illustration, Series

Gold
Entrant: MDB Communications, Inc.
Advertiser: DC Lottery
Title: Dia De Los Muertos Product Branding
Contributors: Richard M. Coad Chief Creative Officer, Gretchen Carswell - Creative Director, Andre Rolle - Art Director/Designer, Jodie Warren - Account Director

Elements of Advertising
Illustration, Series

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Harper Macaw
Title: The (very) Political Collection
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Mariela Hsu - Art Director, Sucha Becky - Art Director, Lillian Ling - Senior Designer, Gabriela Hernandez - Designer, Paul Dunbar - Designer, Mark Welsh Copywriter

Elements of Advertising
Illustration, Series

Silver
Entrant: ICF
Advertiser: Center for Disease Control Workplace Health Resource Center
Title: Human
Contributors: Bruce Campbell Executive Creative Director, Mark Mendez - Executive Producer, Tai Hoover - Senior Art Director, Trevor Piecham - Senior Motion Graphics Designer, Amanda Moody - Motion Graphics Designer, Brett Froeber - Senior Motion Graphics Designer, Jeni Birnbaum - Copywriter, Angela Edwards Senior Producer

Elements of Advertising
Photography-Digitally Enhanced, Single

Silver
Entrant: Wunderman DC
Advertiser: SHRM
Title: "Shoe" Conference Poster Photo
Contributors: Lincoln Bjorkman Global Chief Creative Officer, Tuesday Poliak - EVP/Chief Creative Officer, Trevor Sloan - SVP/Group Creative Director, Dylan Davis - Art Director, Colleen Brosnahan - Copywriter, Cade Martin - Photographer, Clive Biley - Retoucher, Peter Sullivan Studio Supervisor, Nil Navaie-Director, Insights and Innovation, Tristen Norman-Senior Experience Strategist, Brian Doherty - VP/Director, Marketing Operations, Melissa Barrett- Account Supervisor

Elements of Advertising
Photography-Digitally Enhanced, Single

Silver
Entrant: Wunderman DC
Advertiser: SHRM
Title: "Coffee" Conference Poster Photo
Contributors: Lincoln Bjorkman Global Chief Creative Officer, Tuesday Poliak - EVP/Chief Creative Officer, Trevor Sloan - SVP/Group Creative Director, Dylan Davis - Art Director, Colleen Brosnahan - Copywriter, Cade Martin - Photographer, Clive Biley - Retoucher, Peter Sullivan Studio Supervisor, Nil Navaie-Director, Insights and Innovation, Tristen Norman-Senior Experience Strategist, Brian Doherty - VP/Director, Marketing Operations, Melissa Barrett- Account Supervisor

Elements of Advertising
Photography-Digitally Enhanced, Single

Silver
Entrant: Wunderman DC
Advertiser: SHRM
Title: "Stickies" Conference Poster Photo
Contributors: Lincoln Bjorkman Global Chief Creative Officer, Tuesday Poliak - EVP/Chief Creative Officer, Trevor Sloan - SVP/Group Creative Director, Dylan Davis - Art Director, Colleen Brosnahan - Copywriter, Cade Martin - Photographer, Clive Biley - Retoucher, Peter Sullivan Studio Supervisor, Nil Navaie-Director, Insights and Innovation, Tristen Norman-Senior Experience Strategist, Brian Doherty - VP/Director, Marketing Operations, Melissa Barrett- Account Supervisor

Elements of Advertising
Photography, Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Akseizer Design Group
Advertiser: Perseus Realty / Westbrook Partners
Title: Penn11 "Hardware"  Finishes
Contributors: Sarah Kate Snyder Creative Director, Laura Metzler - Photographer, Lindsay Pavliga - Senior Designer, Jamie Brown - Stylist, Laura Chwirut - Senior Designer

Elements of Advertising
Photography, Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Karla Colletto
Title: MODERNITY
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Sucha Becky - Creative Director, Rebecca Matt - Designer, Wenjun Liang - Photographer

Elements of Advertising
Photography, Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Neenah Paper
Title: Neenah Classic
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Sucha Becky - Creative Director, Diego Jiménez - Designer, Lillian Ling - Art Director, Rebecca Matt - Designer, Ryan Haskins - Designer

Elements of Advertising
Art Direction, Campaign

Silver
Entrant: Wunderman DC
Advertiser: SHRM
Title: "HR Giant" Conference Posters
Contributors: Lincoln Bjorkman Global Chief Creative Officer, Tuesday Poliak - EVP/Chief Creative Officer, Trevor Sloan - SVP/Group Creative Director, Dylan Davis - Art Director, Colleen Brosnahan - Copywriter, Cade Martin - Photographer, Clive Biley - Retoucher, Peter Sullivan Studio Supervisor, Nil Navaie-Director, Insights and Innovation, Tristen Norman-Senior Experience Strategist, Brian Doherty - VP/Director, Marketing Operations, Melissa Barrett- Account Supervisor

Elements of Advertising
Art Direction, Campaign

Silver
Entrant: RP3 Agency
Advertiser: Washington Area Women's Foundation
Title: Our 100 Days
Contributors: Jim Lansbury Chief Creative Officer, Grace Taylor - Art Director, Neil Pohl - Copywriter, Beth Johnson - Account Lead / CEO, Rachel McIntyre - Account Supervisor

Elements of Advertising
Art Direction, Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Georgetown Optician
Title: The Eye Ball
Contributors: Pum Lefebure co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Dean Alexander - Director & Cinematographer, Lillian Ling - Senior Designer, Mark Welsh - Copywriter, David Grossbach - Editor, Michelle Onofrio - Wardrobe Stylist, Dale Johnson Hair & Makeup, CVLT NYC-Color Grading

Elements of Advertising
Cinematography

Silver
Entrant: Ogilvy
Advertiser: American Chemistry Council
Title: Protecting Our Heroes Video
Contributors: Kai Fang Executive Creative Director, Kristie Pope - Art Director, Valerie Vardaro - Producer, Robert Santos - Strategist, Lauren Yacker - Account Lead, Good Fight Media - Production Company

Elements of Advertising
Cinematography

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Georgetown Optician
Title: The Eye Ball
Contributors: Pum Lefebure co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Dean Alexander - Director & Cinematographer, Lillian Ling - Senior Designer, Mark Welsh - Copywriter, David Grossbach - Editor, Michelle Onofrio - Wardrobe Stylist, Dale Johnson Hair & Makeup, CVLT NYC-Color Grading

Elements of Advertising
Animation, Special Effects or Motion Graphics

Gold
Entrant: RP3 Agency
Advertiser: Facing History and Ourselves
Title: The History Of
Contributors: Jim Lansbury Chief Creative Officer, Jamin Hoyle - Creative Director, Melanie Fitts - Art Director, Neil Pohl - Copywriter, Becca Marshall - Lead Social Media Strategist, Smartypants - Animation, Kurt Robers - Chief Creative Technologist, Rachel McIntyre Account Supervisor, Jennifer Rohrig-Producer, Anastasia Fitz-Lead Strategist

Elements of Advertising
Video Editing

Gold
Entrant: Design Army
Advertiser: Georgetown Optician
Title: The Eye Ball
Contributors: Pum Lefebure Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Jake Lefebure - CEO / Co-Founder, Dean Alexander - Director & Cinematographer, Lillian Ling - Senior Designer, Mark Welsh - Copywriter, David Grossbach - Editor, Michelle Onofrio - Wardrobe Stylist, Dale Johnson Hair & Makeup, CVLT NYC-Color Grading

Elements of Advertising
Video Editing

Silver
Entrant: Rosetta Stone
Advertiser: Rosetta Stone
Title: Rosetta Stone 25th Anniversary
Contributors: Andy Steenberge Sr. Director Creative & Content, Leo Hallerstam - Director, David Leeb - Producer, Martin Ståhlberg - Cinematographer, Jesper Böcker - Assistant Director

Elements of Advertising
Sound Design

Silver
Entrant: Interface Media Group
Advertiser: Monumental Sports & Entertainment
Title: Washington Capitals Open
Contributors: John Davidson Senior Sound Designer, Jim Kowats - VP, Productions, Tim Libeau - Senior Editor, Julie Mays - Senior Account Executive

Elements of Advertising
Sound Design

Silver
Entrant: Interface Media Group
Advertiser: PBS (Public Broadcasting Service)
Title: Vietnam "Remember"
Contributors: Dennis Jacobsen Director of Audio

 

Student Division

Sales & Marketing
Product or Service Packaging

Silver
Entrant: Simran Gill, University of Maryland College Park
Advertiser:
Title: Tarot Type
Contributors:


Print Advertising
Magazine Advertising, Campaign

Gold
Entrant: Katie Zeng, University of Maryland College Park
Advertiser:
Title: Red Banana
Contributors:  

Online/Interactive
App (Mobile or Web-Based)

Silver
Entrant: Gabby Abella, University of Maryland College Park
Advertiser:
Title: Lifeboat Mobile App
Contributors:

Online/Interactive
Digital Publications

Silver
Entrant: Hannah Shams, University of Maryland College Park
Advertiser:
Title: Artisan & Aioli
Contributors

 

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Company: MOSAIC
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Post date: July 13, 2018
Company: Wunderman
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Post date: July 12, 2018
Company: SCOUT Bags
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Post date: July 6, 2018

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