Golden Rose : Best New European Agency of the Year
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The Golden Drum’s grand ceremony revealed the remaining 17 Silver Drums, 11 Golden Drums, one Silver Winged Nike, one Golden Winged Nike as well as 2 Golden Drum Grand Prix Awards. The proud winners were revealed in the presence of the president of Slovenia, Mr. Danilo Türk who hendeled over the award.At the grand final ceremony on Friday, October 9 evening this year’s Golden Drum New European winners were announced.
In 2009 Golden Drum received 2.474 entries overall, 1.070 in categories Film, Press, Outdoor and Radio. The grand ceremony revealed the remaining 17 Silver Drums, 11 Golden Drums, one Silver Winged Nike, one Golden Winged Nike as well as 2 Golden Drum Grand Prix Awards.
The flattering title, Golden Rose for the best New European Agency of the year, was given to LEO BURNETT BEIRUT, a part of LEO BURNETT network, which was also granted the Golden Net Award.
At the ceremony the Golden Winged Nike for the Best Act Award, an award granted by client’s jury, was received by LEO BURNETT for Selling hope campaign made for Portuguese Red Cross. The Silver Winged Nike also went to LEO BURNETT for World’s first Ephemeral Museum project made for Diageo Portugal’s Pampero rum.
In the group A – Film, the Grand Prix was given to EURO RSCG, A.S. from Czech Republic for Munich, a project made for National Museum. The Golden Drum Awards in this group went to:
- DEMNER, MERLICEK & BERGMANN, Austria for Escalator (advertiser: Stieglbrauerei zu Salzburg GmbH);
- MFIVE CREATIVE GROUP, Russia for Transformations (advertiser: "Interior Club" furniture salon);
- HASAN & PARTNERS, Finland for The Way It Was Meant To Be (adwertiser: Ilta-Sanomat).
- TBWA/ISTANBUL, Turkey for Mosquito (advertiser: Sinai Kimya A.S.);
- LEO BURNETT Poland. for Eyes 1 (advertiser: Procter & Gamble);
- DDB&CO, Turkey. for The Fastest Course (advertiser: Gursoy Resim Kursu);
- DDB&CO, Turkey. for Lightning (advertiser: CNN TURK);
- LEO BURNETT BEIRUT for Playboy (advertiser: Beta).
- MUW SAATCHI & SAATCHI, Slovakia for Outdoor Messages;
- GRAFFITI BBDO BUCHAREST for Headache 1 (advertiser: Bayer).
- BAUMANN BER RIVNAY SAATCHI&SAATCHI Israel for Heats up in 3 seconds!!! (advertiser: Newpan).
Jure Apih, President of Golden Drum said:
“ We have talked at Golden Drum about the crisis and we made, as the echoes confirm, the best festival so far. We are proud with the success and we enriched the capital of friendship and happiness. We may be in dire straits, there are a lot of problems but we know the way out and upwards. We believe in courage and vision of future. All together we can! "
Check all the festival’s winners online!