Zenith Optimedia Win Macquarie Media’s 2016 Footy Tipping Competition

Zenith Optimedia Win Macquarie Media’s 2016 Footy Tipping Competition

This season proved to be a great year in AFL with an increasingly even competition creating rivalry and difficult decisions amongst footy tipping participants.

Macquarie Media’s 2016 footy tipping competition was no exception with 19 Melbourne agencies going up against one another each week in the bid to win weekly prizes and an overall prize worth $5,000.

With a launch at the MCG and total prizes amounting to more than $20,000, the inter-agency competition proved extremely successful. One agency in particular stood out across the 2016 season with four weekly prizes under their belt and ultimately taking out the $5,000 major prize after Round 23; Zenith Optimedia. In an outstanding effort, they managed to finish 8 points ahead of their closest competitors, Mindshare, and finished #2 overall in the entire 3AW footy tipping competition with 5,000 total entrants.

Zenith Optimedia were presented with their prize on Friday afternoon by special guest, former Collingwood player and coach and 3AW football commentator, Tony Shaw. Macquarie would like to congratulate Zenith Optimedia on their exceptional effort for the year and also say thank you to all other agencies who participated across the 2016 season.

Final leaderboard results were as follows:

AgencyOverall ScoreWeekly PrizesTotal Winnings
Zenith Optimedia1554$7,000
Mindshare1473$1,500
UM145
OMD1423$1,500
MediaCom1422$1,000
m2m Melbourne1402$1,000
Dentsu Mitchell Govt1371$500
Ikon Melbourne136
Nunn Media1341$500
Maxus Melbourne133
Media331322$1,000
Initiative129
Dentsu Mitchell126
Advertising Associates1261$500
In Front Media1253$1,500
Starcom Melbourne124
Vizeum1101$500
MEC Melbourne86
Mediavest86

 

Macquarie Media look forward to an even bigger and better year in 2017.




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