Rediffusion Y&R, Nirvana Films and Dentsu follow; live judging between 1-4 May followed by Executive Jury Press Conference.
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | April 26, 2011
New York Festivals 2011 International Advertising Awards have announced the finalist in all categories where Indian agencies have secured 19 nominations. Leo Burnett India leads the tally with maximum 7 nominations while Rediffusion Y&R has secured 4 nominations. At No.3 is Nirvana Films with 3 nominations followed by Dentsu with 2 nominations.
|Best Use of Medium/Magazine||Tide||Tide Fold a stain||Leo Burnett India|
|Best Use of Medium/Magazine||Heinz Tomato Ketchup||Heinz Sketch up||Leo Burnett India|
|Home Products/Services||Reckitt Benckiser/Finish||Sushi||Euro RSCG|
|Foods||Zydus Cadila / Sugar Free||Floating Billbopard||Rediffusion Y&R|
Public Service Announcements
|Direct Response||Hope Worldwide India||Old is the New New||Dentsu|
|Promotional Marketing||Hope Worldwide India||Old is the New New||Dentsu|
|Transportation/Travel/Tourism||Kerala Tourism||Your Moment Is Waiting||Stark Communications|
|Beverages: Non-Alcoholic||Pioma Industries/ Rasna||Inside the box thinking||Rediffusion Y&R|
|Home Items||Bajaj Majesty Iron||Fold Aide Box||Leo Burnett India|
|Stationary||Sashikant Gavali (Institute of Rapid Sketching)||SKETCH-A-CARD||Beehive Communications|
|Stationary||Dr. Raj Brahmbhatt, Marriage Counsellor||Flip It||Rediffusion Y&R|
|Calendars||Kaya Skin Clinic||The Vanishing Sleeves||Rediffusion Y&R|
|Consumer Products||Tide||Tide Fold a stain- Mechanic||Leo Burnett India|
|Art Direction||Tide||Tide fold a stain - Tobacco Vendor||Leo Burnett India|
|Illustration||Tide||Tide fold a stain - Tobacco Vendor||Leo Burnett India|
|Typography||Gandhijifont||Gandhijifont.com||Leo Burnett India|
|Cinematography||Department of Tourism, Government of Kerala / Kerala Tourism||Your Moment is Waiting||Nirvana Films|
|Direction||Department of Tourism, Government of Kerala / Kerala Tourism||Your Moment is Waiting||Nirvana Films|
|Original Music||Department of Tourism, Government of Kerala / Kerala Tourism||Your Moment is Waiting||Nirvana Films|
This year NYF has assembled an exclusive group of Worldwide Chief Creative Officers and Executive Creative Directors to participate in judging all mediums on its first ever live Executive Jury. This elite group assembles in New York City May 1st – 4th to determine the industry award winners and the 2011 trophy winners from the Finalist winners decided by NYF‘s Grand Jury. Never before have so many high level creative officers gathered in one room to judge the final rounds of an international advertising show.
NYF will host the first ever “Meet the Jury” Press Conference on Wednesday, May 4th at 4pm at Skylight West in New York City. This one hour Q&A session with New York Festivals’ prestigious Executive Jury will give attendees an exciting sneak preview of some of the industry’s most discussed ads of the year, as well as an opportunity to engage the world’s most prominent creatives in a lively discussion. Attendees will hear firsthand from industry thought leaders about the emerging trends in global advertising, and how the Executive Jurors selected the World’s Best Advertising™. The “Meet the Jury” press conference is open to all attendees of the 2011 International Advertising Awards New York Show taking place on May 4th & 5th at Skylight West.
Donald Gunn, Founder of The Gunn Report, will moderate the Executive Jury. The 2011 Executive Jury includes the following members:
The New York Show on May 5th will feature keynote speakers presentations, creative panel discussions, screenings, and interactive gallery exhibits of the World’s Best Advertising™. Events include:
09:30am-10:30am Keynote Presentation | Keith Reinhard, Chairman Emeritus of DDB Worldwide, discussing “New Media.”
10:30am-11:15am Presentation | Donald Gunn, Founder of The Gunn Report, discussing “Creativeness vs. Effectiveness. Who Wins?”
11:15am-12:15pm Panel Discussion | “Creativity for Change” featuring: Rei Inamoto, Chief Creative Officer, AKQA; Rob Rasmussen, Chief Creative Officer, Tribal DDB; and Mark Tutssel, Global Chief Creative Officer, Leo Burnett Worldwide.
01:15pm-02:15pm Panel Discussion | “The Agency/Client Relationship” featuring: David Bryant, Creative Lead, Google Creative Labs; Kitty Lun, CEO & Chairman, Lowe China; and Tham Khai Meng, Worldwide Chief Creative Officer and Chairman Creative Council, Ogilvy & Mather.
02:15pm-03:15pm Keynote Presentation | Bob Giraldi, award-winning TV Commercial & Feature Film Director, presents "My Life in Twenty."
The International Advertising Awards ceremony, being held on May 5th at Skylight West, will include the presentation of the NYF Lifetime Achievement Award to Keith Reinhard, Chairman Emeritus of Omnicom; the Living Legend Award, to both Bob Giraldi, award-winning TV Commercial & Feature Film Director, and Bob Carr, award-winning Commercial Film Editor. In addition, trophies will be presented to the 2011 award-winning entries.