Coup for DDB Singapore winning Agency of the Year for a record sixth consecutive year at the Singapore Hall of Fame Awards 2014

DDBHOF1.jpgDDB Group Singapore has been named Creative Agency of the Year for a record sixth consecutive year at the Advertising Hall of Fame Awards 2014.

The gala dinner and ceremony which took place on Friday night and saw the agency group take the top spot in key people and company categories.

DDB also helped its key client, StarHub, take home the coveted Brand of the Year award, the third time the brand has picked up the award. StarHub's Chief Marketing Officer, Jeannie Ong was also awarded Client of the Year (Brand Steward).
In addition, DDB was awarded Silver for Campaign of the Year for its integrated "One Force" campaign for client, Republic of Singapore Air Force.

neil johnson_DDB.jpgIn celebrating the industry's best talent, Neil Johnson (left), Chief Creative Officer of DDB Group Singapore was awarded the accolade of Creative Director of the Year, while the Creative Team of the Year award was awarded to DDB's Michael Chin and Sid Lim, Copywriter and Art Director respectively. 

"The reason why we're No. 1 for the last 6 years is really because of the exceptional partnerships we have with our clients and the amazing spirit of our teams. I have seen a generation of stars rise up in this agency. This year is especially sweet for Neil Johnson. He's finally won Creative Director of the Year at his young tender age of 51. We can now do the sort of work we love, take more risks and innovation - but course for our clients." said David Tang, President and CEO of DDB Group Singapore.

The Singapore Advertising Hall of Fame Awards is a prestigious annual award ceremony organised by the Institute of Advertising Singapore, which recognises the excellence and outstanding achievements of the Singapore advertising industry.
Company Awards

Creative Agency of the Year
DDB Group Singapore
Brand of the Year
StarHub Singapore
People Awards

Client of the Year (Brand Steward)
Jeannie Ong
Creative Team of the Year
Michael Chin and Sid Lim
DDB Group Singapore
Creative Director of the Year
Neil Johnson
Chief Creative Officer
DDB Group Singapore
Campaign Awards

Campaign of the Year - SILVER
Republic of Singapore Air Force "One Force"
DDB Group Singapore

Leave a comment

About Campaign Brief Asia

A blog for advertising creatives in Asia. To pass on news or advertise on the CB Asia blog, or to subscribe to Campaign Brief Asia or Campaign Brief Australia/NZ magazines, or The Work 09 Annual, email: Kim or Michael

Latest jobs

Retrieving latest jobs

House rules for commenting

Here are the ground rules for posting comments on stories: This site is a moderated blog. Comments that are seen to be more abusive than witty and/or constructive will not be posted. Obviously, we do not allow 'hate speech' or comments that are seen as a personal attack, defamatory, degrading or prejudicial to an individual or company. Overly abusive language also adds nothing to any discussion and will not be published. On occasions we will be asking people to contribute work, opinions and views on various topics - you are free to disagree, so long as you observe the above rules and remain constructive.