The cut-off for submitting entries is noon (UAE) on 21 January.
Come June and he’s forever running around the Palais during the Cannes Festival. During the rest of the year, he’s visiting markets across the world, and the ad frat in each. On one such trip to Dubai, Terry Savage, chairman, Lions Festivals, tells Campaign Middle East why there could be room for Lions Festivals to expand […]
The International Advertising Association (IAA) UAE Chapter hosted a networking evening for its members on 25 November in Dubai. The highlight was a presentation by Terry Savage, chairman, Lions Festivals, on the theme ‘Creativity Matters’. Pictures by Ajith Kumar.
First client to chair category; eligibility extended to allow three years’ shortlisted work. Lions Festivals have announced that Wendy Clark, president of sparkling brands and strategic marketing, Coca-Cola North America, will chair the Creative Effectiveness jury at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2015. In another first, organisers have announced that shortlisted and winning […]
Winners of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2014 from UAE were handed their trophies at a ceremony on 21 October in Dubai. Entrants from UAE accounted for nine Gold, 10 Silver and nine Bronze Lions, besides a Titanium this year. The trophies were handed over at Media One by Ian Fairservice, group editor and managing […]
Regional agencies have only a couple of weeks left to enter this year’s Cannes Chimera Challenge. The deadline for this year’s initiative is 30 September, with agencies asked to come up with a communications idea that will facilitate the global fight against extreme poverty. Cannes Chimera is Cannes Lions’ joint initiative with the Bill & […]
This evening was all about Y&R Dubai as regional records tumbled at the Palais de Festivals in Cannes. During an unprecedented awards ceremony, Y&R won three golds, four silvers and four bronzes in the press and design categories, taking its total awards haul for the festival to 14, with three days still to go. With […]
Two golds, six silvers and three bronzes were won by the region’s ad agencies at the Palais de Festivals last night. Y&R Dubai and JWT Cairo struck gold in the outdoor category, whilst Memac Ogilvy Label picked up four silvers across the outdoor, media and mobile categories for its ‘Mobilising the 12th man’ campaign for […]
JWT Cairo and Memac Ogilvy Label both won silver Lions last night at the first awards ceremony of this year’s festival. The silvers were awarded in the promo & activation category, with JWT Dubai also picking up a bronze. There were no winners in the creative effectiveness, direct or PR categories. JWT Cairo’s silver came […]
Agencies across the Middle East and North Africa have notched up a collective 56 shortlists during the second day of the Cannes Lions festival. The shortlists for media, mobile, press and outdoor were released this morning, with Y&R Dubai leading the way thanks a strong showing in both press and outdoor. In total there are […]