Bend, OR (PressExposure) March 22, 2009 -- tbd, a full-service advertising agency located in Central Oregon, today announced that it received multiple awards at the annual Drake Awards, including âBest of Show,â an honor which it has received seven of the last eight years.
âWhile the ultimate measure of success for us is how well our clients perform in the marketplace, itâs also extremely rewarding to receive recognition from our peers at awards shows like The Drakes,â said Paul Evers, president and creative director of tbd advertising agency. âEach year the depth of talent in the region grows exponentially. The quality of the work entered this year by all of the various agencies was extraordinaryâ the tbd team is incredibly honored to have received âBest of Show.ââ
âThe Old Mill District has been immensely pleased with all aspects of the creation of our campaign with tbd. It has been a spirited process with collaboration, creativity, and integrity. We are proud to be working with such an amazing agency and honored by the award,â said Noelle Fredland, director of marketing for the Old Mill District.
tbd received a total of 23 awards in eight categories at the event, including five Drake Awards, the programâs highest level award in each category. The agency also received 10 Gold Awards, five Silver Awards, one Bronze Award and one special Judges Honors award for its work in multiple categories. The âBest of Showâ award was granted for its mixed-media campaign consisting of television, newspaper and magazine advertising promoting Bendâs Old Mill District in the local consumer category.
Fifteen of tbd entries will move on to the Northwest ADDYÂ® Awards Competition that will take place during the District Conference April 16-18 in Spokane, Washington. The Northwest ADDYÂ® Awards is the district or middle level of a three-tiered national competition conducted annually by the American Advertising Federation (AAF). At this second tier competition, local winners compete against other winners from the 14 District competitions.
Northwest ADDYÂ® winners are forwarded to the third tier, the National ADDYÂ® Awards. The National ADDYÂ® Awards will be held in Washington, D.C., on June 6, 2009. The National ADDYÂ® Awards is the advertising industryâs largest and most representative competition, attracting over 60,000 entries every year.
About tbd Advertising agency tbd doesnât place much stock in preconceived notions. In this firm, to be determined means just that: they constantly question the status quo and provide a passionate, unbounded approach to each project. tbdâs advertising campaigns address issues with a twist that capture the essence of their clients messages while providing measurable results. The firmâs thought-provoking advertising and marketing pieces have won numerous national and international awards, including recognition in Communication Arts Design Annual, HOW International Design Competition, Graphics publications and the Cannes Film Festival. For more information please call 541-388-7558 or visit http://www.tbdagency.com.