MediaCom Australia Wins Gold And Silver At Festival Of Media Global Awards

MediaCom Australia Wins Gold And Silver At Festival Of Media Global Awards
SHARE
THIS



Celebrating the best in media thinking from around the world, MediaCom has been recognised for its excellence and creative media thinking by winning Silver and Bronze awards at the 2015 Festival of Media Global Awards.

Receiving a Silver award for Queensland Health’s ‘Your Future Is Not Pretty’ campaign and a Bronze award for NBC Universal’s ‘Devious Maid Gets Busted: Launch of Devious Maids Season 1, MediaCom is thrilled to be amongst the winners announced at the prestigious gala dinner in Rome, Italy last night.

Specifically created to provide a platform to promote the best in class work globally, The Festival of Media is the only awarding body that is dedicated to the evolution of media and honours best in class media thinking and communications.

Judged by a senior panel of media agencies and advertisers, MediaCom is delighted to announce they have won awards for:

  1. Best Event/Experiential Campaign: Queensland Health ‘Your Future Is Not Pretty’ – Silver.
  2. Best Entertainment Platform: NBC Universal ‘Devious Maid Gets Busted: Launch of Devious Maids Season 1 – Bronze.

Receiving a Silver award for Queensland Health’s ‘Your Future Is Not Pretty’, this campaign was focused on make-unders showing the future ugliness of smoking and aimed at compelling vanity driven teens to not only quit smoking, but to also never light up.

Nicole Boyd, managing director, MediaCom Brisbane said, “Behaviour changing campaigns with Queensland Government have been high on our agenda recently and we are thrilled to have been awarded for a campaign which helps people understand the long term effects of smoking. This is a great achievement for the team, our client Queensland Health who enables us to produce great work and for MBA. We are delighted to have won such an accolade.”

Mark Pejic, CEO MediaCom Australia said: “This is a fantastic performance from our teams here at MediaCom Australia, I am so proud to have our work recognised on such a global scale. We are increasingly living in a connected world, and creativity and innovation helps to inspire us to continue to deliver a high calibre of work for all our clients. MediaCom’s winning campaigns show just how content can effectively be used to change consumer behaviour. I am thrilled for our people as our success is down to the hard work they do each and everyday.”

Please login with linkedin to comment

Latest News

Queensland Government Apologies To Upset Tradies For Commonwealth Games Ad
  • Advertising

Queensland Government Apologies To Upset Tradies For Commonwealth Games Ad

Queensland premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has issued an apology to tradies who have been offended by a new ad campaign that urges people to consider alternative transport during the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games in April. The ‘Get Set For The Games’ cartoon campaign depicts a tradie riding along a traffic-congested road on a children’s pink bicycle, […]

by B&T Magazine

B&T Magazine
Australia’s OOH Industry Grows Revenue For Eighth Consecutive Year
  • Advertising
  • Media

Australia’s OOH Industry Grows Revenue For Eighth Consecutive Year

The local out-of-home (OOH) industry increased its net media revenue by 6.03 per cent in 2017 to $837.1 million, signifying its eighth consecutive year of growth. According to figures released by the Outdoor Media Association (OMA), net revenue for the OOH industry grew 4.5 per cent in the final quarter of 2017 to $252.7 million. Digital […]

SpotX Appoints Gavin Buxton As Asia MD
  • Advertising

SpotX Appoints Gavin Buxton As Asia MD

Video advertising platform SpotX has announced it has appointed Gavin Buxton as managing director of Asia to lead the company’s expansion in the region. Buxton has over 17 years’ global experience in the digital advertising space, having worked in leadership roles at tech and publishing companies, including Microsoft, Turner Broadcasting, and LinkedIn, with the last […]

Big Mobile Doubles Down On Ad Tech & Rebrands
  • Advertising
  • Technology

Big Mobile Doubles Down On Ad Tech & Rebrands

B&T Awards 2017 finalist Big Mobile has unveiled a fresh look to reflect its new ad tech credentials. The company successfully pivoted its business from ad network to mobile ad tech vendor when it announced a joint venture (JV) with Widespace in October last year. As a result of the business changes, Big Mobile wanted […]

March One Appoints New Senior Account Manager
  • Advertising

March One Appoints New Senior Account Manager

Independent ad agency March One has appointed a fresh face to the team, with Melanie Tozer to reinforce its mission to put humans first as a senior account manager. Tozer (pictured above), an up-and-coming talent from New Zealand, will align her extensive experience in FMCG marketing with March One, having worked on accounts for Bunnings […]

What To Expect From The App Economy In 2018
  • Opinion
  • Technology

What To Expect From The App Economy In 2018

Here's an insightful, authoritative synopsis of the app economy. So, you're right, it wasn't written by a B&T journo.

Opinion

by B&T Magazine

B&T Magazine