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DEVELOPMENT CATEGORY

STAR SCHOOL AWARD
Estrella, Kirkwall Grammar School, Orkney – WINNER

STAR CREATIVE STUDENT

Paula Bertger, Robert Gordon University
Niamh Curran, Edinburgh College - WINNER
Zara Elmi, Duncan Of Jordanstone College of Art and Design
Lisa Hummel, Robert Gordon University
Claire Pollock, Duncan Of Jordanstone College of Art and Design
Iona Sorbie, University of Dundee

STAR MARKETING STUDENT

Olivia Carlin, University of Glasgow
Emilia Higgins, University of Strathclyde
Camille Moore, University of Strathclyde – WINNER

RISING AGENCY STAR

Victoria Best, The Leith Agency
Lucia Funai, Big Partnership
Mhairi MacLeod, LUX – The Food & Drink Agency - WINNER
Melissa Rynn, Wire
Ellie Wagstaff, Muckle Media
Douglas Wilson, Bright Signals

RISING CREATIVE STAR

Ollie Adams, Wire - WINNER
Adam Copeland, LUX – The Food & Drink Agency
Christina Giannakou, AlwaysBeContent
Campbell Mackenzie, Frame
Elliot McIntosh, Material
Mark Waters, Front Page 

RISING MARKETING STAR

Colette Duff, Tennent’s
Melissa Dunbar, Royal Bank of Scotland
Fiona McAuliffe, Scottish Government - WINNER
Melissa Quinn, SQA
Keira Singh, STV
Rosie Street, Glasgow Science Centre

 

STRATEGIC CATEGORY

BRAND DEVELOPMENT

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

Denvir Marketing

Essence of Harris

Essence of Harris

 

 

Edrington

Highland Park Brand Development

BRONZE

 Whitespace

Highland Spring

Highland Spring: Brave By Nature

SILVER

The Leith Agency

AG Barr

IRN-BRU Xtra won us a gold star award. Unbelievable Stuff

GOLD

 

Edrington

The Macallan Edition No. 3: The Scent of Whisky

 

Whitespace

Anderson Strathern

The power of singing from the same song sheet

  

INTERNATIONAL MARKETING

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

Story UK

Ardbeg

Ardbeg - How To Catch a Kelpie

 

Craft PR

Innis & Gunn

Canada 150

BRONZE

 

Edrington

Highland Park International Marketing

SILVER

The Leith Agency

EFPIA

Illness never sleeps

 

 Spoil PR

Innis & Gunn

Imagine & Gunn

GOLD

Stripe Communications

Universities Scotland

Scotland's Universities Welcome the World

 

MARKETING PLANNING - INCLUDING RESOURCES, RESEARCH & INSIGHTS

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

The Union

Scottish Government

A little help with the world’s hardest (and messiest) job!

 GOLD

Frame

Keep Scotland Beautiful

Drive Your Litter Home

 

The Leith Agency

Drinkaware

How Drinkaware Tackled Sexual Harassment On Nights Out

 

 Front Page

Royal Caribbean International

Royal Caribbean's Club Learning: strategic, immersive online training

 

The Leith Agency

Royal Bank of Scotland

Taking the Lead in Financial Safety and Security

BRONZE

 Frame

Envirofone

Totally Makes Sense

SILVER

MARKETING IN SOCIETY - INCLUDING NOT FOR PROFIT, CHARITY & CAUSE-RELATED

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

The Union

Police Scotland

Domestic Abuse Campaign 2017 - 'Every Nine Minutes'

 

 The Leith Agency

Drinkaware

Drinkaware's Attempt To Eradicate Sexual Harassment On Nights Out

GOLD

Studio Something

Glasgow Science Centre

How a Teacake got the world talking about space

 

PUNK

Worldwide Cancer Research

How Worldwide Cancer Research Turned the World Upside Down

 

Republic of Media & Frame

SAMH

SAMH: Its Got To Change

SILVER

 

Trypraying

Trypraying - It's easier than you think

BRONZE

INTEGRATED MARKETING – INCLUDING DIRECT MARKETING

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

 

Scotland Rugby

Autumn Tests 2017

 

Marketing Edinburgh

Edinburgh World Heritage, Edinburgh Tourism Action Group

Edinburgh's 101 Objects

 

Studio Something, Guy & Co, One Green Bean

Innis & Gunn

Innis & Gun Lager Beer Campaign

BRONZE

The Leith Agency

The Royal Bank of Scotland

Rebuilding Trust Against The Odds

 

Bright Signals, Wire, Republic of Media, Lucky Generals

Tennent's

Tennent's - Here to Serve

SILVER

 The Gate

The Scottish Government

Working together to make working in teaching attractive

GOLD

DIGITAL STRATEGY

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

Wire & PUNK

Whyte & Mackay

How Whyte & Mackay claimed the lion's share of online engagement

GOLD

Cello Signal

Jim Beam

Jim Beam – Switching from Occasions to E-commerce

BRONZE

 

Scottish Ballet

Scottish Ballet's Digital Season

 

Bright Signals

Tennent’s

Tennent's - Here to Serve

 

iProspect

Ultimate Finance

Ultimate Finance’s Transformation

 

The Leith Agency & Republic of Media

The Scottish Government

Using Clickbait To Tell A Hard-To-Reach Audience About Revenge Porn

SILVER

 

COMMUNICATION CATEGORY 

ADVERTISING

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

PUNK

Whyte & Mackay

How Whyte & Mackay Kicked the Competition into Touch

 

The Leith Agency

AGBarr

IRN-BRU Xtra won us a gold star award. Unbelievable Stuff

 

The Leith Agency

The Royal Bank of Scotland

Regaining Trust Against The Odds

 

 The Leith Agency

The Scottish Government and NHS Health Scotland

Stop Fannying About And Get Your Smear Test

GOLD

The Leith Agency

Edrington

The Famous Grouse flies again, and soars higher than ever

BRONZE

 The Union

Historic Environment Scotland

The History Bug

SILVER

BRAND EXPERIENCE - INCLUDING SPONSORSHIP AND EVENT MARKETING

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

Union Direct

Scottish Widows

All Aboard the Pensions Express

BRONZE

The Union

The Scottish Government

Driving behaviour change - In town slow down field campaign.

 

The Leith Agency

Royal Bank of Scotland

How Dexter, Amy and Kate became stars of the show

 

 LUX - The Food & Drink Agency

Edinburgh Gin

LUX & Edinburgh Gin - Spirit of the Festival

SILVER

 

National Trust for Scotland

National Trust for Scotland: The Stoats Creepy Crawl

GOLD

 

Scotland Rugby

Scottish Rugby: Autumn Tests 2017

 

DESIGN

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

 

Innis & Gunn

How Innis & Gunn's Brand Redesign Went Global

SILVER

 StudioLR

National Trust for Scotland

Inverewe

GOLD

Story UK

Aratac

Redesigning Aratac for Generation Z

 

D8

Tennent’s

Tennent's Heritage Range

 

 

Edrington

The Macallan Quest Collection: A New Travel Retail Range

BRONZE

Material UK

Celtic FC

Tomorrow Belongs to US

 

DIGITAL COMMUNICATION

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

 

DYW Glasgow

#NoWrongPath

 

Analog Folk, Gravity Road, PHD, Yard, Citigate

Sainbury's Bank

Driving Brand Consideration: "United Kingdom of Cats and Dogs"

BRONZE

Whitespace

VisitScotland

Scotland VR

 

 Bright Signals

Macsween

Scotland's Most Loved Haggis

SILVER

 The Leith Agency

The Scottish Government & NHS Scotland

Stop Fannying About And Get Your Smear Test

GOLD

Bright Signals

Tennent’s

Tennent's - Here to Serve

 

MEDIA

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

Whitespace

Aegon

Aegon: Nine great years

 

 Carat Edinburgh

NHS Health Scotland; Scottish Government

Breaking Down Barriers with Flowers

SILVER

Carat Edinburgh

VisitScotland

Generating a New Generation of Visitors

 

Republic of Media & Whitespace

Highland Spring

Highland Spring: Bold Ambitions Require Brave Approaches

BRONZE

Carat Edinburgh

Children's Hearings Scotland

Making a Difference to Young People

 

 Republic of Media

The Scottish Government

NCSII: The Sting and The Lesson

GOLD

PR

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

 Frame

Glasgow Airport

Glasgow Bearport

SILVER

Studio Something

Glasgow Science Centre

How a Teacake got the world talking about space

BRONZE

Spoil PR

Innis & Gunn

Imagine & Gunn

 

 Wire

Graham's The Family Dairy

Introducing the Graham's Milk Sommelier

GOLD

 

The Scottish Government

Scotland's Baby Box

 

Frame

Social Bite

Sleep in the Park

 

 

 SECTOR CATEGORY

 FINANCIAL AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

Analog Folk, Gravity Road, PHD, Yard, Citigate

Sainbury's Bank

Driving Brand Consideration: "United Kingdom of Cats and Dogs"

 

 Guy & Co

Royal London

Helping Hand - Promoting the added-value benefits of personal support

GOLD

The Leith Agency

EFPIA

Illness never sleeps

BRONZE

Hometown / Start

Barclays Smart Investor

Introducing people to a world of investing through digital play

SILVER

The Leith Agency

The Royal Bank of Scotland

Rebuilding Trust Against The Odds

 

iProspect

Ultimate Finance

Ulitmate Finance's Ultimate Finance

 

FOOD AND DRINK

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

The Union

Food Standards Scotland

How an arresting message got Scotland cooking safely

 

Studio Something, Guy & Co, One Green Bean

Innis & Gunn

Innis & Gunn Lager Campaign

GOLD

Wire

Graham’s The Family Dairy

Introducing the Graham's Milk Sommelier

BRONZE

Bright Signals

Macsween

Scotland's Most Loved Haggis

 

Bright Signals, Wire, Republic of Media, Lucky Generals

Tennent's

Tennent's - Here to Serve

 

 The Leith Agency

Edrington

The Famous Grouse flies again, and soars higher than ever

SILVER

RETAIL

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

Whitespace

Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Edinburgh Festival Fringe: An anniversary to remember

 

 The Union

Sterling Furniture

Hey Presto! Delivering magic sales results on Black Friday

SILVER

Wire

Piping Live!

Piping Live 2018 - Music to Our Ears

 

Volpa

The Enchanted Forest Community Trust

The Enchanted Forest: Volpa takes it to The Edge

 

 Frame

Envirofone

Totally Makes Sense

GOLD

Stripe Communications

Uuni

Uuni: A launch with fire power

BRONZE

TOURISM, LEISURE & SPORT

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

Whitespace

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

An anniversary to remember

 

Wire

Marketing Edinburgh / Film Edinburgh

Choose Edinburgh

 

Story UK

Edinburgh Leisure

Edinburgh Leisure - Repositioning and membership drive

BRONZE

 Frame

The R&A

The 146th Open - The One That Broke All The Records

SILVER

 The Union

Historic Environment Scotland

The History Bug

GOLD

Material UK

Celtic FC

Tomorrow Belongs to US

 

PUBLIC SECTOR

 AGENCY

CLIENT

ENTRY

AWARD

 The Union

The Scottish Government

A little help with the world’s hardest (and messiest) job!

SILVER

 The Gate

The Scottish Government

How we made undergraduates look seriously at teaching

GOLD

The Leith Agency

Transport Scotland

Looks can kill: tackling mobile phone use on the A9

 

Carat Edinburgh

Children's Hearings Scotland

Making a Difference to Young People

BRONZE

 

Glasgow Subway - SPT

My Glasgow, My Subway

 

STV Creative

Glasgow City Council - Families for Children

Opening doors, hearts and minds.

 

 

CHAIRMAN & CHAMPION CATEGORY

PIONEERING SPIRIT AWARD

Child Replacement Programme

Pedigree, New Zealand

GOLD

#undress522

Abaad Resource Center for Gender Equality, Lebanon

 

Healthy Hands Chalk Sticks

Savlon, India

 

BRAVE BRAND AWARD

Whitespace, Republic of Media & Highland Spring

Highland Spring: Brave by Nature

 

PUNK & Worldwide Cancer Research

How a small charity with a big remit turned the world upside down

 

GSi Events & Edinburgh Marathon Festival

New route. New Challenge. Same beautiful Edinburgh.

 

The Leith Agency & The Scottish Government

Revenge Porn

 

Frame & Social Bite

Sleep in the Park

WINNER

CHAMPIONS OF EQUALITY AND DIVERSITY AWARD

Edinburgh Fringe Festival & Whitespace
Fathers Network Scotland & PUNK - WINNER
Royal Bank of Scotland
SSE Sponsorship – Levelling the playing field
Wire

CHAIRMAN’S AWARD FOR FIRST TIME ENTRY

AGENCY
After Digital
Dragonfly
LUX – The Food & Drink Agency - WINNER
Sunshine Communications
Touch
Volpa

CLIENT
Aratac
DYW Glasgow
Glasgow Science Centre - WINNER
Loganair
People’s Postcode Lottery
Trypraying

CHAIRMAN’S AWARD FOR SMALL TO MEDIUM SIZED ENTERPRISE

AGENCY
83agency
CraftPR
PUNK - WINNER
Saved by Robots Design Agency
StudioLR
Guy & Co

CLIENT
Edinburgh Gin
Enchanted Forest Community Trust
Scottish Ballet - WINNER
Scottish Youth Theatre
Scottish Swimming 

STAR AGENCY OF THE YEAR

Bright Signals
Frame
The Leith Agency
Republic of Media - WINNER
The Union
Wire

STAR MARKETING TEAM OF THE YEAR

Edrington - WINNER
Innis & Gunn
National Trust for Scotland
The Scottish Government
Tennent’s 

INSPIRATIONAL AGENCY LEADER OF THE YEAR

Fiona Burton, The Leith Agency
Simon Crunden, Republic of Media
Jenny Emslie, Sunshine Communications
Michael Hart, The Union
Marie Owen, LS Productions
Pam Scobbie, Wire - WINNER

INSPIRATIONAL MARKETING LEADER OF THE YEAR

Petra Cameron, Royal Bank of Scotland - WINNER
Jim Coates, VELUX
Katherine Goodwin, Food Standard Scotland
Alan McGarrie, Tennent’s
Gill Petrie, STV
Kim Wallace, The Scottish Government

 

Entry Deadline

The entry deadline for awards is 5pm on 18th February 2019.

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