Five local entrants and one group of students who won Gold and Silver ADDY Awards at the AAF DC’s 2016 American Advertising Awards went on to garner additional awards at the District level of competition. AAF DC is represented with 3 Gold ADDYs and 7 Silver ADDYs in the District Two competition, which includes entries from local competitions in Delaware, Maryland, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and the District of Columbia. GMMB was further honored with the Best in Category – Broadcast award for the Hillary for America –“Mirrors” campaign spot.
The complete list of winners is as follows:
World Wildlife Fund
Nursena Acar, Javier Aguilar, Ana Maldonado and Zebrielle Wheatly, University of Marlyand College Park
The American Advertising Awards Competition is a three-tiered national competition conducted annually by the American Advertising Federation (AAF), its chapters, and districts. With 40,000 entries nationwide, the ADDY® Awards Competition is the advertising industry's largest and most representative competition for creative excellence.Winners from the District Two competition will go on to compete in the national competition. Judging takes place at the end of April and winners are announced at the AAF National Conference in June, in New Orleans, LA.