First Predictor of Award Show Season Shows Equal Split Between U.S. and International Finalists

March 16, 2017 – The International ANDY Awards, which are hosted by The Advertising Club of New York, today released the list of 2017 finalists.  As the first major international advertising award show of the season, The ANDYs are often a predictor of award season favorites. This year’s finalists show an equal split of nominees coming from … More First Predictor of Award Show Season Shows Equal Split Between U.S. and International Finalists

ANDYs Return to Live Regional Sessions of First Round of Judging

We are pleased to announce three live rounds of judging to take place on Tuesday, January 24th in Los Angeles, London and São Paulo.  We look forward to connecting with the creative talent in these regions which represent burgeoning markets.  We will also provide access to the Final Jury Members hailing from their city.  It … More ANDYs Return to Live Regional Sessions of First Round of Judging

Y&R Staff Worldwide Make McWhoppers in Adorable Video Celebrating Major Ad Award Win

Originally Posted on Adweek.  By Tim Nudd Y&R New Zealand’s celebrated McWhopper campaign took home the highest honor, the Grandy, at the 52nd annual International Andy Awards on Tuesday night. And Y&R staffers from around the globe celebrated in a fun (if not very healthy) way—by making their own handmade McWhoppers, as seen in the … More Y&R Staff Worldwide Make McWhoppers in Adorable Video Celebrating Major Ad Award Win

Pulling back the curtain on the Andys judging

By Gina Grillo Originally Posted on Campaign US.  The president and chief executive of The Advertising Club of New York gives a behind-the-scenes look at the judging process of the 2016 International Andy Awards The International Andy Awards jury recently embarked on its annual weeklong journey to determine the bravest, best work our industry has … More Pulling back the curtain on the Andys judging

ANDY Awards judging: Malcolm Poynton enters the arena in Seville with the world’s top creatives

Originally Posted on Campaign Brief. Malcolm Poynton, Cheil’s Kiwi expat global chief creative officer, gives CB an exclusive review of the ANDY Awards judging, held last week in Seville, Spain. Seville, Spain, Home to Plaza de toros de la Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla, the world’s greatest bull fighting ring. And home to the … More ANDY Awards judging: Malcolm Poynton enters the arena in Seville with the world’s top creatives

The ANDYs – Honoring the Heroes of Advertising

By: Ronald R. Urbach Originally posted on Madison Ave. Insights We all need heroes and people whose bravery, commitment and skill make us feel like there is good in the world. These people inspire us to do our own best work and be our own best personal and professional selves. That’s a point not lost on The … More The ANDYs – Honoring the Heroes of Advertising

What One ANDYs Juror Did In Between Judging Sessions In Shanghai

Merlee Cruz-Jayme, “Chairmom” and Chief Creative Officer, DM9 Jayme Syfu, shared her doodlings from judging breaks at the 50th ANDY Awards final judging in Shanghai. Her caption: “Cheers to more women judges!” From left to right: Merlee Cruz-Jayme; Fernanda Romano, Chief Creative Officer/Partner, Naked; Katrien Bottez, Executive Creative Director, Duval Guillaume Modem; Margaret Johnson, Executive … More What One ANDYs Juror Did In Between Judging Sessions In Shanghai