Based in New York City, The International Andy Awards, also known as The ANDYs, represents the vision and mission of the international advertising community across crafts and recognizes outstanding creative excellence from around the world. The Andy Awards are the first show in the creative awards season and have been the predictor of subsequent winners of other shows.
Aside from the awe and reverence of their peers, entrants are contenders to win Bronze, Silver and Gold ANDY Awards. ANDY Award winners also compete for the ANDY's highest honor, the GRANDY. The GRANDY winner, in addition to gaining prominence within the industry, receives a cash prize of $50,000. All Public Service Gold ANDY winners are eligible for the Richard T. O’Reilly Award (named in memory of the National Director of the Partnership for a Drug-Free America), the title of the best PSA of the year and a $10,000 cash prize.
The ADVERTISING Club of New York is the advertising industry's leading organization, providing members access to a network of thought leaders, the fuel for creativity, greater diversity, and the best training for professional development. The AD Club represents the vision and mission of a vibrant international advertising community across crafts, uniting professionals around a shared experience and passion in the name of exchanging ideas and best practices for business. www.theadvertisingclub.org