The One Club has appointed Agnello Dias, Chairman and & Co-Founder of TapRoot India, Mumbai, as official ambassador to The One Club in India.
As a member of the international advertising and design community, Dias will promote the annual One Show, as well as The One Club’s many events, educational initiatives and diversity programs that serve to uphold excellence in advertising. As a representative for The One Club in India, Dias will to promote The One Club’s mission internationally, and foster collaboration among the best in the international creative community.
The One Club, a non-profit organization, exists to champion and promote excellence in advertising and design in all its forms. Founded in 1975, as part of its mission to promote high standards of creative excellence, The One Club produces the One Show, One Show Design, One Show Interactive and One Show Entertainment. The coveted One Show Gold Pencils are regarded as the zenith of achievement in the advertising world.
In 1995, The One Club established an education department, dedicated to fostering the creative talents of advertising students nationwide. The department administers scholarships to outstanding students in advertising programs at a variety of schools across the country and produces an annual College Competition. As a part of this department, the award-winning One Club Diversity Program conducts workshops, portfolio reviews and outreach to multicultural students around the country.
Art & Copy, a documentary film produced by The One Club, recently won an Emmy Award after appearing on PBS Independent Lens.