The four-day AdFest 2008 held in Pattaya, Thailand, from March 26-29, saw a total of 17 metals being awarded to Indian agencies.
O&M topped the list with four metals – O&M, Bangalore, won a Silver in the Press Lotus for its work titled ‘Lamp Shade/ Lamp Post/ Side Lamp’, while O&M, Mumbai, bagged a Silver and a Bronze in the Direct Lotus category. O&M, Delhi, bagged a Bronze in Poster Lotus category.
Leo Burnett bagged three awards at the AdFest. Leo Burnett, Mumbai, bagged a silver in the Press Lotus category, a bronze in Direct Lotus and a Silver in Design Lotus. Contract Advertising, Mumbai, won a Bronze for its work for Aadhar in the Press Lotus category, while Contract, Delhi, won a Silver in Direct Lotus.
McCann Erickson, Mumbai, bagged two Bronzes in Outdoor Lotus.
Grey Worldwide, Mumbai, won a bronze in Direct Lotus for its work titled ‘Wedding Card’, while Publicis Ambience Advertising, Mumbai, won a Bronze in Design Lotus.
Rediffusion DY&R, Mumbai, was awarded a silver in Direct Lotus for its work ‘The World of Dyslexia’, while Saatchi & Saatchi, Mumbai, won a Silver for its campaign for Cox & Kings in Press Lotus.
JWT, Delhi, won a bronze for its work titled ‘Domestic Violence’ in Direct Response – TV category, while Euro RSCG, Delhi, too, bagged a bronze in Poster Lotus.