KuwaitPR.com, Online Press Release from Kuwait
 
Film, Music & Entertainment(Entertainment)
Filter PR by
  
Spark Scoops Double Win at Cannes
Spark Scoops Double Win at Cannes

Dubai-based creative agency collects 2 ACT Responsible Tribute Awards

[Dubai, UAE, July 06, 2015] Dubai-based agency Spark* is celebrating a major double win at Cannes. The organisation - part of the Publicity Network - was awarded a Special Tribute and a Human Rights Tribute Award at the ‘ACT Responsible Tributes,’ an affiliated annual event part of the world’s largest and most prestigious awards festival for the marketing communications industry.  

Spark* scooped 2nd Favourite in the ‘Human Rights Tribute’ category for its TV commercial ‘Numbers,’ which formed part of a campaign in support of women. The category was one of four under ‘ACT Responsible Tributes,’ which recognises and celebrates creativity for good causes. Founded in 2003 by the former mayor of Cannes, Bernard Brochand, ACT Responsible Tributes forms a link between the citizens of Cannes and the festival, with its other categories being ‘Education,’ ‘Solidarity’ and ‘Planet.’ The entries shortlisted by the eminent jury in each of the four categories are then voted on by members of the general public and visiting Cannes delegates.

Spark*’s Special Tribute Award was bestowed based on the overall performance and quality of its campaigns shortlisted at the Tributes in 2015, which this year included Dubai Community Development Authority’s ‘Young Masseuse’ activation and ‘You’re Nobody’ - a long copy ad for the popular television series ‘Everyday Heroes.’ This accolade is awarded to the agency judged to have had the most outstanding participation and votes across its campaigns. In collecting the Special Tribute Award for 2015, Spark* demonstrated its excellence by coming first in a field of 86 top agencies representing 33 countries.

“It is an honour to have received two top awards at Cannes - the world’s most renowned event for marketing communications professionals. Both of these eminent recognitions are a testament to the creative and inspiring teamwork that we nurture and grow at Spark*. I would like to thank everyone at Spark* for their outstanding effort, commitment and dedication, and to our clients for giving us the opportunity to create communication for greater good. This magnificent achievement is proof that good never goes unrewarded,” said Yusuf Pingar, Managing Director, Spark*.

This year’s twin awards for Spark*follows on from its success at last year’s ACT Responsible Tributes where the agency won the Grand Prix, also in the Human Rights Category, for a previous campaign for Dubai’s Community Development Authority.

Posted by : Kuwait PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 59761 times
PR Category : Entertainment
Posted on : Monday, July 6, 2015  3:07:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of KuwaitPR.com.
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories

 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
NARSissist Wanted Eyeshadow Palette Get More Views [19385-Views]
NARS Erdem SS19 Beauty Report [18126-Views]
NARSissist Wanted Cheek Palettes I & II Raise Your Profile [17249-Views]
The FW18 Trend Report From Weill Paris [13985-Views]
Diana Arno Expands Online Shopping to Middle East [13940-Views]
The Trendiest Fall/Winter 2018 Accessories From Etoile ‘La Boutique' [13399-Views]
FOREO To Attend TFWA: the World's Largest Travel Retail Show [12935-Views]
The Future Is Here [10849-Views]
Kindle Devices Now Available on SOUQ.com [9844-Views]
Climax Mascara Never Fake It [9258-Views]
Discover the Secret to Younger-looking, Radiant Skin [9168-Views]
Dyson Reveals the Future of Clean Homes. [8524-Views]
Aseel Al-Hamad tells CNN: Nothing is impossible [7195-Views]
Brow Contour Pro 4-in-1 defining & highlighting brow pencil [7003-Views]
The World of Aigner Wunderkammer [5633-Views]
Clean Air in Classrooms Improves Student Performance [5293-Views]
How To Ensure Your Child's Safety Online [4395-Views]
Halloween “Catwoman” mask using BROW products [3317-Views]
Michael Kors to Introduce a Special-edition Whitney Handbag for the Middle East [2386-Views]
Burgan Bank Provides New Summer Trainees Modern Banking Experience [2271-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories