Wavemaker won ‘The Best Media Agency of the Year’ while Mondelez India was declared as ‘The Best Media Client of the Year’ at Emvies 2023, held on Friday in Mumbai.
Wavemaker bagged the coveted Grand EMVIE for Mondelez India’s Cadbury Celebrations’ Not Just a Cadbury Ad – 2. The agency earned 630 points.
Mindshare with 340 points stood second and EssenceMediacom with 100 points stood third.
The Diversity Equality & Inclusion (DE&I) award presented by Google was awarded to Kinnect for Bausch & Lomb’s How Bausch + Lomb’s - #LookOfLove advocated for unbiased and unprejudiced love.
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With a focus on Innovation, Strategy, Research, and seamless Integration, The Advertising Club (TAC), this year, received 1469 entries with around 26 agencies participating in the competition to win the country’s most prestigious media award. More than 1000 professionals from the Media, Marketing, Advertising, and Research fraternities, witnessed 29 Gold and 53 Silver EMVIE trophies being presented to worthy winners in addition to 55 Bronze winners receiving recognition.
Partha Sinha, President Times of India group and President of The Advertising Club, said, “It is great to see this kind of energy at the EMVIEs. Each entry received was deserving and we encourage our industry folks to keep up this quality, which is par excellence. Many of the entries are of global standards and worthy of international acclaim. Many congratulations to all the winners for creating a mark at the Oscars’ of media awards once again.”
Aditya Swamy, Chairperson of EMVIE’s Committee, said, “It is very exciting and encouraging to know that each year, the quality of entries received only surpasses the previous editions of EMVIEs. Big congratulations to all the winners. We urge them to continue to put their best work forward and keep raising the bar.”
The prestigious awards were presented by Google, co-powered by TV9 Network and MiQ India Commercial, and in association with The Times of India.