The win marks the sixth time in seven years that the brand has taken home the title. Adam&eveDDB secured the title of Agency of the Year
DDB Worldwide has been dubbed Network of the Year—a win landed at the latest installation of the Eurobest Festival of Creativity hosted by the organisers of Cannes Lion. Meanwhile, adam&eveDDB secured the title of Agency of the Year. Both awards were presented at a ceremony held in Antwerp this month.
The aforementioned wins mark the second consecutive year the brand has taken home both titles. In total, DDB picked up 57 awards, a number encompassing four Grand Prix, 14 Gold, 19 Silver, 17 Bronze, two Innovation trophies, and another in Creative Effectiveness.
The tally spans 17 categories namely Branded Content & Entertainment, Creative Effectiveness, Design, Direct, Film, Film Craft, Innovation, Integrated, Interactive, Media, Mobile, Outdoor, PR, Print, Print & Poster Craft, Promo & Activation, and Radio.
Adam&eveDDB snagged 17 wins including three of the four Grand Prix accolades: These cover Film Craft for John Lewis Tiny Dancer, and Integrated, as well as Film, for John Lewis Monty. The fourth Grand Prix was awarded to DDB Brussels for their Base Telecom PhoneAddress in the Mobile category.
Other agencies contributing to the network accolade include DDB Paris, Romance Paris, DDB & Tribal Worldwide (Netherlands), DDB Stockholm, DDB Spain and DDB agencies in Hamburg and Dusseldorf. This year’s Network of the Year win marks the sixth time in seven years that DDB has taken home the title, with the exception of 2012.
“To be Agency of the Year at Eurobest in 2014 was great, but to win it again in 2015, back-to-back, is amazing. This is a true festival of European creativity and we feel very honoured,” Ben Priest, Founder and Chief Creative Officer of adam&eveDDB.