The A' Advertising, Marketing and Communication Design Award is an open design competition for submission of both concept stage and realized advertising projects designed by professional and young creatives, advertising agencies, creative consultants, branding experts, design consultancy companies, creative agencies and advertising studios worldwide.
The A' Design Award for Advertising, Marketing and Communication is not just an award, it is the indicator of quality and perfection in design, the award is recognized worldwide and takes the attention of design oriented companies, professionals and interest groups.
Winning the A' Award is a certificate of excellence for designers, an important milestone in your career. Having the A' Award attracts the eyes of design oriented companies worldwide, winners will be able to find better and higher profile jobs & sales leads, get a step ahead in their life.
The winners of the A' Advertising, Marketing and Communication Design Award are provided extensive and exclusive marketing and communication services to promote the success of winning the A' Award. Furthermore, the winning designs appear on the A' best designs book which is available worldwide, this book is furthermore distributed to the high-profile magazine editors, design oriented companies and relevant parties.
The winning designs are also exhibited at our exhibition in Italy, and the best designs will be picked for the permanent exhibition. The winners appear on magazines, newspapers, webzines and many other publishing mediums. For concept stage projects, the A' Award is an early indicator of success. For realized designs, having the A' Award gives added value to your products and separates them from the rest of commoditized goods, it is an excuse to communicate your product to the media, a reason for press releases.
Each winner design receives the trophy, published online and at our best designs book, receives a certificate and sticker templates to be attached to the products, the A' seal of design excellence is also included in the winners package, this seal is valid for the entire product lifecycle without yearly fees.
The Jury is composed of both Academic and Professional participants worldwide, such as chief executive officers or head designers of companies and faculty heads or professors.
In addition, the A' Award features the focus group jury, which is composed of ordinary people to normalize the scoring by eliminating the bias on aesthetics and form sections, the votes of Professional, Academic and the Focus Group are weighted to determine the final result.
The A’ International Marketing Design Awards are open to any type of marketing, advertising and communication work. The following is a list of super-categories where you could enter your campaigns and marketing designs: Award Programs, B2B Marketing, B2C Marketing, Branding, Campaigning, Cause Marketing, Corporate Communications, Corporate Philanthropy, Cross-Media Campaigns, Customer Engagement, Customer Relations, Design Advertising, Digital Marketing, Direct Marketing, Ethical Marketing, Event Creation, Gamification, Guerilla Marketing, Identity Creation, Loyalty Marketing, Luxury Marketing, Marketing for Durable Consumer Goods, Marketing for Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Marketing Graphics, Packaging, Permission Marketing, Product Branding, Product Launch, Product Placement, Pull Marketing, Rebranding, Recreational Marketing, Special Editions, Undercover Marketing and Visual Communication.
What to Present?
When submitting to the Advertising, Marketing and Communication Design Competition keep in mind that your submission will be evaluated on multiple dimensions, your design is judged together with its application. Applicants should send high-resolution images of the project and designs together with a presentation of its application. Please note that 2D Graphic works shall be submitted to Graphics and Visual Communication Design Category instead.
The best advertisement designs are selected according to form, functional and emotional aspects of the design; submissions are further considered for their degree of innovation, aesthetic qualities, medium of choice, creativity and usefulness in addition to ease of realization and application efficiency, attraction and accessibility.
Campaigns as a Single Entry
Unlike some other marketing awards which would require you to pay additional for each different creative, you can submit unlimited creative designs for the same campaign under a single entry: You can upload 5 different images and a video of the campaign and you could furthermore upload a PDF presentation (up to 40 pages) that could include any and all related work.
No Further Fees
Unlike some other design awards and competitions, you are not obliged to make any further fees for winning the award and everything listed in the winners benefits will be provided free of charge.
Aims and Visions
The Aim of the Advertising, Marketing and Communication Award is to attract the attention of creative media, magazines, and industry leads to your business by means of creating publicity and dissemination and also to separate you from the rest of the actors in the public sector by honoring your institution with a prestigious award.
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The Advertising, Marketing and Communication Design Category accepts entries to both "Professional Edition" and the "Digital Edition".