New York FestivalsÂ International Advertising AwardsÂ is now accepting entries for the 2018 competition. New York Festivals, now in its 60thÂ year, is recognizedÂ worldwide as aÂ touchstone for global creative excellence in advertising and marketing communications. The entry deadline is January 31, 2018.
For 2018, NYF will expand their robust competition roster and in the weeks ahead unveil additional areas within the advertising, marketing, and communications sphere to showcase innovative creative from around the globe.
New York FestivalsÂ receives entriesÂ from 80+ countries in all media and NYFâ€™s powerhouse roster of competitions represents the full spectrum of creative work in the world of advertising communications.
The 2018 NYFÂ JuryÂ selection process is underway. Drawing from the worldâ€™s most prominent agencies, NYF assembles the largest and most diverse brain trust of global creative minds who collectively cast over 400 votes to select the Worldâ€™s Best Advertising.Â The onlineÂ Grand Jury, nominated by previous award-winning creatives, carefully reviews all entries and determines the shortlist.
For the 8thÂ year in a row, theÂ Executive Jury, an elite panel of 30 worldwide chief creative officers, will meet in together in New York City for five days of deliberation and select theÂ Worldâ€™s Best AdvertisingÂ from the shortlisted entries selected by the international Grand Jury.
â€śNYFâ€™s juries are respected both locally and globally and the competitionâ€™s world-renowned matrix judging system provides jurors with a revolutionary judging platform. The work entered in NYFâ€™s Advertising Awards is reviewed with the utmost attention by 400+ members of the worldâ€™s foremost advertising creatives,â€ťÂ said Michael Demetriades, President & Executive Director of New York Festivals International Advertising Awards.
New York Festivals recognizes exceptional contributions by individuals and companies within the international advertising, marketing, and communications community. In addition to Best of Show, Global Brand of the Year, Global Agency Network of the Year, Regional Agency of the Year, and Best New Agency of the Year, special awards in the competition shine the spotlight on innovation and include: Boutique Agency of the Year, Independent Agency of the Year, and Best Commercial Film Director.
The 2018Â New York ShowÂ awards ceremony and gala will take place the evening ofÂ Thursday, May 17, 2018Â at the world-class performance space, Jazz at Lincoln Centerâ€™s Frederick P. Rose Hall, Broadway at 60thÂ Street, New York City.
This year, in an effort to streamline the entry process, NYF has introduced a new fee structure for entry pricingâ€”one fee per entry with incentives for entering early.