Top Story

e4m_logo.png

Home >> Advertising >> Article

Winners of Young Achievers Awards 2009 announced

26-September-2009
Font Size   16
Winners of Young Achievers Awards 2009 announced

Winners of Ad Club Bombay’s Young Achievers Awards 2009 were declared at a ceremony in Mumbai on September 25. Interestingly, named as Pappu Awards, the annual awards have been instituted to encourage the young talent in the advertising and marketing communications industry.

With the Young Achievers Awards, the Ad Club has created a platform to recognise young talent in the industry, Designed for the young, and by the young volunteers of the ad fraternity, these Awards are for individuals below the age of 30 and in the business of brands via advertising, media, related services and business performance.

This year, entries were called for 10 categories.

This year’s ‘Pappu’ winners include: Amol Jadhav (Shoot at Sight) for Lead India campaign in the Photographer of the Year category; Abhijit Kumar (Mudra) for TVS Scooty in the Best Business Initiative category; Ayappa Kogandamaadappa (Footcandles Films) for DLF IPL2 in the Film Director of the Year category; Vasant Karkera (Tribal DDB) for Idea Cellular in the Digital Person of the Year category; Prasanna Kumar (Mediacom) for Gillete Mach 3 in the Brand Marketer of the Year category; Siddhi Mukhesh (McCann Erickson) who received two awards for Fedrigoni – Monsters Inc in the Designer of the Year and Art Director of the Year category.

Ryan Mendonca (O&M), too, bagged two trophies for Breakthrough campaign in the Copywriter of the Year and Social Thinker of the Year category. The Social Thinker of the Year category also saw Mark Benjamin (O&M) bagging the award. Likewise, in the Media Person of the Year category, Himanshu Phutela (Lodestar) and Naresh Batra (Lodestar) bagged the Pappu Awards.

During the event, Ad Club of Bombay announced a special award ceremony for digital awards, called ‘Digital Abby’. The platform will not only be open to digital agencies, but also creative and media agencies for their works in the digital medium.

Tags

Kranti Gada joined the family business at Shemaroo in 2006 after a successful stint of over two years in marketing at Pepsi Co. She has been associated with the company for 12 years.

Exchange4media interacted with Jaspreet Chandok, Vice President and Head (Fashion) , IMG Reliance Pvt. Ltd on seamless brands integrations planned for Lakme Fashion Week, walking tall despite blazing trails like GST, demonetization and being a part of the larger cultural space

Their strategy to educate the consumers to make well informed decisions at all stages has worked out well.

Bobby Pawar, MD, CCO - South Asia, Publicis India, talks about his idea of chilling out

Strategized and executed by WATConsult, the campaign portrays different personalities through different shades of make-up.

At the recent unveiling of the Pitch Madison Advertising Report 2018, industry leaders from Dominos, Titan Watches, Nature’s Basket and Big Bazaar drew their conceptual learnings on factors that build...

Kranti Gada joined the family business at Shemaroo in 2006 after a successful stint of over two years in marketing at Pepsi Co. She has been associated with the company for 12 years.