New York Festivals Announces 2019 Advisory Board

NYF’s Advisory Board, formed immediately after the 2018 Executive Jury judging sessions, pulls from a brain trust of creative leaders representing 5 continents. Their sage advice and industry expertise were influential in improving the overall competition and they will provide wise counsel throughout the year.

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2019 New York Festivals Advertising Awards Open for entries

Creating amazing work may be its own reward. Having your work seen and recognized by the global creative community is inspiring, encouraging and energizing. Nice fuel for your next project.

New York Festivals Advertising Awards are a simple way of telling clients and vendors that you are not interchangeable, that there is a standard of excellence in which quality and passion matter. It’s a reminder that the agencies who represent these values are truly the ones you want working for you and the ones you want to work for.

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NYF Salutes Michael Demetriades

It’s hard to imagine New York Festivals without Michael Demetriades at the helm of the AME Awards. His ability to network across all continents around the globe is second to none. With a background in advertising that goes back to the days of Madison Avenue’s golden years, Michael has witnessed the evolution of the industry and has an archive of the some of the most memorable campaigns from the early days of TV advertising to prove it.

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2018 New York Festivals Advertising Awards Honors “Fearless Girl” McCann New York with Best of Show and 3 Grand Trophies

The coveted 2018 Best of Show Award was awarded to “Fearless Girl” McCann New York for client State Street Global Advisors’ SHE fund: an investment fund for companies with more women in leadership. The statue of a fearless young girl standing up to Wall Street’s Charging Bull became a symbol of female empowerment, the icon of International Women’s Day, a piece of city art, and a social media phenomenon. People across the world emulated her stance as an expression of personal empowerment. “Fearless Girl” was in the winner’s circle taking home 3 Grand Trophies and an impressive 9 First Prize Awards.

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Actress Debi Mazar to Emcee the 2018 New York Festivals International Advertising Awards

New York, NY – May 7, 2018: Debi Mazar, film/television actress will take to the stage for the second year in a row on May 17th to emcee the 2018 New York Festivals Advertising Awards®  New York Show℠ at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall. Ms. Mazar will honor award-winning creative entries from around the globe selected as trophy winners by NYF’s Executive Jury.

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Judges Eye View: Behind the Scenes at New York Festivals 2018 Executive Jury Sessions

This year’s judging sessions kicked off April 20th with a jury of 32 members strong representing 17 countries. Jurors assembled together sequestered in a darkened room, armed with iPads programmed with NYF’s judging app ready to review shortlisted creative campaigns in all media from around the globe. The Executive Jury, through multiple rounds of collaborative judging, determine the 2018 World’s Best Advertising® award-winners.

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New York Festivals World’s Best Advertising Awards Announces 2018 Finalists

New York, NY – April 16, 2018New York Festivals International Advertising Awards® announced this year’s Finalists from entries submitted from 51 countries for the following competitions: Activation & Engagement, Audio, Avant-Garde/Innovative, Branded Entertainment, Creative Marketing Effectiveness, Design, Digital, Direct & Collateral, Film, Film Craft, Integrated, Media, Mobile, Outdoor, Package & Product Design, Print, Public & Media Relations, Public Service Announcements, Sports, and Student. 

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14 Additional Executive Jury Members Join New York Festivals International Advertising Awards

New York, NY – January 31, 2018: New York Festivals® International Advertising Awards® has added 14 additional  members to the 2018 Executive Jury, bringing the panel up to 35 members from 17 countries. The Executive Jury, an elite panel of Global and Regional Chief Creative Officers will meet in New York City on April 20th to Monday, April 23rd to select the World’s Best Advertising®.

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New York Festivals 2018 International Advertising Awards Unveils Sports Competition

New York, NY – December 22, 2017: New York Festivals® International Advertising Awards®  added a new competition to their Advertising Awards powerhouse competition roster: Sports. The 2018 Advertising Awards Sports competition will honor all facets of advertising, marketing, sponsorships, and creative communications on all platforms in the sports industry sphere.

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New York Festivals World's Best Advertising in Beijing, China

New York Festivals® International Advertising Awards World’s Best Advertising℠ showcase traveled to Beijing China and took to the stage at the 16th annual IAI Advertising Awards on July 8th and 9th. A presentation of NYF’s 2016 Grand Award winning work was screened on July 8th. NYF rep, Jinjun Wu presented the showcase before a crowd of 800 representatives of China’s most prominent advertising agencies and media companies held at Beijing’s Communication University.

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Advertising Takes to the Stage in Milan

New York Festivals World’s Best Advertising was in the spotlight at Milan’s Anteo sapzioCinemao to participate in a special presentation called “Advertising Takes the Stage.” The March 18th event was hosted by TVN Media Group’s Pubblicità Italia, Italy’s most prominent advertising, marketing, and communications magazine, and featured a screening of New York Festivals 2015 award-winning entries.

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