Bend, Oregon (PressExposure) April 22, 2008 -- tbd advertising, a full-service advertising agency, today announced that it was the most award-winning agency at the 2008 Northwest ADDYs, a regional advertising competition held in Boise earlier this month. The firm won a total of 17 awards, with 7 in the gold category and 10 in the silver category. The closest runner-up received nine awards total. More than 700 entries from around the region were judged from participating agencies, including large agencies based in the Seattle and Portland metro areas.
âOur entire team feels rewarded when we garner recognition like this in a highly competitive program like the Northwest ADDYs,â said Paul Evers, president and chief creative director for tbd. âKeeping staff morale high and maintaining our momentum is one of the ways in which we continue to deliver quality work for our clients on every project we do.â
tbd won awards in several very diverse categories, including: Advertising for the Arts and Sciences for its work with BendFilm; Advertising Industry Self-Promotion for its âBig Bookâ campaign; Collateral Material, Mixed Media and Out-of-Home for the innovative Deschutes Brewery Neighborhood Hops Traveling Beer Festival with its Giant Beer Barrel Trailer; Consumer Trade Publication for the Yarrow advertising campaign; and Sales Promotion for its Odell Brewing and Deschutes Brewery packaging.
The Northwest ADDY Awards is an annual creative competition sponsored by District XI of the America Advertising Federation (AAF); the advertising industryâs largest trade organization. District XI is comprised of local clubs in the states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Alaska and the Canadian provinces of British Columbia and Alberta.
The Northwest ADDY Awards are the second tier of a three-tiered national competition sponsored by AAF. The winners at this competition have earned the right to proceed on to national judging which a national judging panel will hold in Washington D.C.