Dentsu Communications has bagged the ‘Agency of the Year’ Award, while Titan Industries walked away with the ‘Client of the Year’ Award and Maxus pocketed the ‘Best Media Agency of the Year’ Award at Ad Club Bangalore’s Big Bang Awards 2010, held in Bangalore on February 26, 2010.
The award for Ad Club Media Campaign of the year was shared by Mindshare for IBM and Maxus for Titan Industries, while the Ayaz Peerbhoy Multimedia Campaign of the Year Award was shared by Dentsu Communication for Aircel and ING Vysya Bank. Nirvana Films was adjudged the ‘Film Production House of the Year’. Sangeeta Velegar of Dentsu Communications was adjudged the ‘Best Copywriter of the Year’, while Art Director of the Year was Samson Samuel, again of Dentsu Communications.
“The most coveted events on the calendar of every advertising, media and marketing professional in India, this year, The Advertising Club, Bangalore’s Big Bang Awards saw 37 agencies and 138 clients submitting 600 pieces of creative work to vie for the 155 awards,” said Malavika Harita, President, The Advertising Club, Bangalore.
The Big Bang Awards recognise and reward the best of creativity in different aspects of advertising and is immensely popular among the fraternity. This was evident in the 1,000-plus advertising, media and marketing professionals, who turned up for the event.
Harita further said, “There is more to these Awards than just trophies. The Big Bang rewards excellence and encourages creative talent. Today, the Indian market place is opening up to global players. We need advertising on par with world standards to package and sell our products. We believe these awards are a catalyst in the growth and development of our advertising standards.”
The Awards function was presented by The Times of India and co-sponsored by Imagesbazaar.com, Suvarna TV, 91.1 FM Radio City, Afaqs, Pride Hotel, Kingfisher, Brando and Jagadish Advertising.
AD Club Big Bang Awards 2010