Maxus led the awards winners list at Big Bang Awards 2013, organised by The Advertising Club Bangalore. The agency bagged 10 Gold, 12 Silver and 11 Bronze metals across Media, Mobile and Digital categories. Maxus also walked away with three major awards – Media, Digital and Mobile Agency of the Year.
Nokia was adjudged Client of the Year, winning across several categories.
Aim High Consulting, along with its advertising agency Tenet Advertising, bagged six Gold, seven Silver and six Bronze metals. The agency also won the PR Agency of the Year award.
Aakansha Healthcare took home five Gold, seven Silver and six Bronze metals, and also won the Healthcare Agency of the Year award.
Mindshare won two Gold, one Silver and one Bronze metal.
Stark Communication was crowned Creative Agency of the Year. Contract Advertising won the Ayaz Peerbhoy Trophy for best Integrated Campaign of the Year, while Nirvana Films was declared Production House of the Year. Abhishek Prabhu of HP GBS was adjudged Young Achiever of the Year. A Special Judges Award was given to HP GBS Creative Services for its outstanding internal communication work.
Commenting on Big Bang Awards 2013, Malavika Harita, President, Advertising Club Bangalore said, “There is more to these Awards than just trophies. Big Bang rewards excellence and encourages creative talent. We are happy to take Big Bang online and hope to become bigger in the coming years. We believe these Awards are a catalyst in the growth and development of our advertising standards. This time, we saw few newer agencies winning Gold, which means the excellence is spread across the fraternity.”
This year, the Big Bang Awards received 900 entries across 92 categories from 78 creative, media, digital, mobile, healthcare and PR agencies. Apart from these, clients and young professionals also took part. The entries were judged by a panel of 40 veterans from the industry.
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