BWM Dentsu Australia takes out Agency of the Year at Tambuli Awards: Grand Prix's won by McCann India, Cheil India, McCann Melbourne, Dentsu Jayme Syfu Manila + McCann Japan

Immunity Charm.jpgBWMmelb_DisappearingPersonAlerts.jpgTonight's Asia-Pacific Tambuli Awards awards presentation in Manila saw several world class human good campaigns get recognised. The overall standard was excellent.

A total of 6 Grand Prix awards were handed out on top of 17 Gold, 23 Silver and 41 Bronze.

Grand Prix awards went to:

McCann Worldgroup India for "The Immunity Charm" for the Ministry of Public Health, Afghanistan
Cheil Worldwide India for the Samsung Technical School - Seema Nagar.
McCann Melbourne for AGL "Power Struggle"
BWM Dentsu Australia for "Disappearing Person Alerts" for the Queensland Police
McCann Healthcare Worldwide Japan for ANGFA "Washable Book"
Dentsu Jayme Syfu Philippines "Dead Whale" for Greenpeace Philippines.
Australian agency BWM Dentsu was named Agency of the Year with a performance of 1 Grand Prix; 3 Gold; 4 Silver and 6 Bronze.

Dead Whale.jpgOther agencies to star on the night were Dentsu Jayme Syfu Philippines (4 Gold), McCann Worldgroup Philippines (3 Gold), whiteGrey Australia (2 Gold), Ogilvy & Mather Philippines (2 Gold). Single Golds went to Cheil India, Cheil Korea, and IdeasxMachina Philippines.

Dentsu Aegis Network was named Network of the Year.

Advertiser of the Year was awarded to Victorian Government.

The Cinema for Good went to Seven Sundays.

The Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to John Miller, Senior Vice President Africa, Asia and Oceania, Nestle (pictured below on right). Miller flew in from Switzerland to accept his award.

Chief Marketing Communication Officer of the Year went to Paolo Mercado Senior Vice President and Director Marketing Communication and Innovation, Nestle Philippines (pictured on left).

Tambuli 3.jpgThe pioneer award show globally that honors brands that do good and do well, the Asia-Pacific Tambuli Awards jury was lead by Malcolm Poynton the London based global CCO of Cheil Worldwide.

The Tambuli Awards celebrate brands that show the seamless integration of creativity + human good + results. Case study entries must demonstrate how brands uplift society, create positive change, and correlate purpose with purchase. The awards is not an award on charity, advocacy, pro bono, or CSR advertising, even if those campaigns are welcome and encouraged to enter. The award, however, focuses on mainstream brand campaigns that celebrate humanity, inspire purpose, and deliver results.

An award that began in Manila in 2005, the Tambuli (a native Filipino horn) is organized by the School of Communication of the University of Asia and the Pacific (UA&P) in collaboration with industry partners, to create positive impact in society through marketing communications.

SEE THE FULL LIST OF AWARD WINNERS: 2018 APAC Tambuli Awards Winners.docx

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