Ad Club Bangalore successfully concluded the 22nd edition of its annual awards – Big Bang Awards for excellence in communication and media on September 15, 2017 at The Ritz Carlton, Bangalore.
The program hosted some of the leading names of the communication and media industry and was a showcase of the impressive and outstanding work of organizations in this sector. With more than Six Hundred influential figures in attendance, the night, besides being interactive and engaging, recognized the achievements of the recipients under the most coveted titles of the industry.
Social Street was named Creative Agency of the Year. Mindshare & Maxus were the big winners of the night bagging awards for Media & Digital Agencies of the year, respectively. Artilligence Mumbai won the Healthcare Agency of the Year.
Bangalore Client Gokaldas Images Won the Client of the Year Award winning across several categories.
Commenting on the awards program, Sanchayeeta Verma, President Ad Club Bangalore and Managing Partner, Maxus, South India & South Asia, said, “We had unprecedented interest and participation in Big Bang Awards this year and the effort was to have a meaningful and enriching event for our media, creative and marketing fraternity. Am happy that we were able to do so. Our heartiest congratulations to all the winners.”
This year Big Bang awards were presented under Four major categories- Creative, Media (Including Data & Tech), Digital, and Health. The awards assessment involved an online jury selection process. On the panel, 49 senior Advertising, Marketing, Media, PR and Digital industry experts and thought leaders were deployed by Ad Club. “We are the only Indian Ad Club using a sophisticated Online Jury Process. Every jury member scores independently based on the facts presented in the Entry form. No jury member knows who else is in his group and the identity of the entrant”, explained, Arvind Kumar, Executive Director of The Ad Club Bangalore.
The Advertising Club Bangalore is one of the few ad clubs in India which has been successfully conducting workshops, seminars, professional talks, sports events and the BIG BANG awards for excellence in communication & media. The club uses a State-of-the-Art Online Platform in association with Global Best Awards of USA to receive, collate and judge entries online, on par with other International awards.