CLIO AWARDS ANNOUNCES WINNERS FOR INAGURUAL AGENCY OF THE YEAR X COUNTRY AWARD
For Immediate Release

Honors the most-awarded agencies across CLIO’s top 15 entrant countries during 2015 CLIO Award season



New York, NY –October 5, 2015—The CLIO Awards, esteemed international advertising, design and communications competition, today announced Agency of the Year X Country winners, comprised of top performing agencies during the 2015 CLIO Awards season. Agency of the Year X Country, introduced this year, emphasizes the brand’s global focus. The ceremony for the 2015 CLIO Awards was held on Wednesday, September 30, in New York City.

Agency of the Year X Country is presented to those scoring the most statue points across all medium types, and is awarded in each of CLIO’s top 15 entrant countries. In alphabetical order by country, the 2015 winners are:

COUNTRY

AGENCY

AGENCY LOCATION

Argentina

Leo Burnett

Buenos Aires

Australia

M&C Saatchi

Sydney

Brazil

F/Nazca Saatchi & Saatchi

Sao Paulo

Canada

lg2

Quebec

China

Publicis

Shanghai

Colombia

Sancho BBDO

Bogota

France

BETC

Paris

Germany

Grabarz & Partner

Hamburg

Japan

Dentsu Inc.

Tokyo

Netherlands

J. Walter Thompson

Amsterdam

South Korea

Cheil Worldwide

Seoul

Spain

The Cyranos//McCann

Barcelona

Sweden

Forsman & Bodenfors

Gothenburg

United Arab Emirates

Memac Ogilvy

Dubai

United Kingdom

Ogilvy & Mather

London

“Our 2015 CLIO season was such a success, with inspiring work from all over the world elevated to the global stage,” said Nicole Purcell, president, CLIO. “We are proud to end on such a high note, and celebrate the agencies producing the most-winning content this year.”     

 

The CLIO Awards will begin a global tour at the end of 2015, visiting some of the Agency of the Year X Country winners, and dedicating content on clios.com and across social channels to each country, agency and winning work.

 

Upcoming milestones for CLIO in 2015 include The CLIO Key Art Awards on Thursday, October 22, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles (keyartaward.com); and the opening of entries for 2016 CLIO Image on November 9 (clioimage.com).

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About The CLIO Awards

The CLIOs is the esteemed international awards competition for the creative business. Founded in 1959 to celebrate high achievement in advertising, the CLIOs annually and throughout the year recognizes the work, the agencies and the talent -- across advertising, sports, fashion, music, entertainment, and health care -- that, in a variety of categories and as judged by industry peers, push boundaries and establish new precedent.

 

About Mediabistro Holdings

Mediabistro Holdings is a group of industry-leading brands in the global media and creative landscape. It consists of Adweek, The CLIO Awards, Mediabistro and FilmExpoGroup. Mediabistro Holdings remains a subsidiary of the Prometheus Global Media platform, alongside sister brands The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard.

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