Cannes Lions Copies New York Festivals Two-Tier Jury and Patent Pending Matrix Scoring System

March 29, 2013

New York, NY – March 28, 2013: The Cannes Lions advertising awards announced today that they are changing their judging system after what Advertising Age described as “Last Year’s Media-Judging Scandal” with “widespread accusations of cheating.” Now Cannes…

New York Festivals Announces Three Additional Executive Jury Appointments for 2013 International Advertising Awards

March 27, 2013

New York, NY – March 27, 2013: New York Festivals International Advertising Awards® announced three additional appointments to the 2013 Executive Jury, bringing the total to 30. They will join an exclusive judging panel of worldwide Chief Creative Officers to select the World&rsqu…


March 27, 2013

The JWT India creative team responsible for a series of print ads featuring images of scantily clad bound and gagged women in the back of a Ford car, has been fired. Read more:


March 26, 2013

Dentsu completes Aegis acquistion. Read more:

International AME Awards Announces 2013 Winners; DDB Tribal, Germany Earns AME Grand Award & Regional Platinum Award/Europe

March 21, 2013

DDB Canada, Vancouver and PHD China Awarded AME Regional Platinum Awards; AME Green Award Goes to Heimat Werbeagentur GmbH, Germany New York, NY – March 20, 2013: The International AME Awards® for the World’s Best Advertising and Marketing Effectiveness™ announced th…