The Summit Creative Award recognizes the fact that some of the most creative and effective marketing campaigns today are being developed by smaller agencies
Portland, OR (PRWEB) December 16, 2008
Celebrating its fifteenth year, the Summit Creative Award continues to spotlight excellence in small and medium advertising agencies from around the globe. The international creative competition, sponsored by the Summit International Awards (SIA) organization, is open to marketing firms, advertising agencies, interactive media companies and freelance individuals with billings under $30 million. Recognized worldwide as the industry's most prestigious award given exclusively for works created by small and mid-size firms, the Summit Creative Award has become a coveted honor that draws the highest caliber of contestants from around the globe. Winners attain international recognition, attract new accounts, impress existing clients, and reward creative teams. SIA News Sign-up.
"The Summit Creative Award recognizes the fact that some of the most creative and effective marketing campaigns today are being developed by smaller agencies," said Ilan Geva, principal and creative director for Ilan Geva and Friends and one of the Summit Award's judges. "The level of work submitted by entrants in last year's Summit Creative Award highlights why many of today's largest clients are turning to smaller agencies for their expertise."
This year's awards will be given in 23 creative areas. "There is a fast pace to the latest marketing and advertising trends these days and the Summit Awards works hard to identify them." said Jocelyn Luciano, Executive Director of the Summit Awards. New categories like Green Marketing and Guerrilla Advertising Campaigns are represented along with the ever-evolving categories of Emerging Media and Marketing Video.
As well as the international recognition and prestige, the SIA assists winners press campaigns by providing a multitude of publicity tools. The organization also serves as a resource for industry news and hosts links to related information. It hosts advertising microsites on behalf of its competition winners and pushes web traffic to sector inquires. The public can also learn about current and past winners and view many winning submissions on the SIA web site.
Deadline: January 26, 2009
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Entrants can participate by using the Summit Awards on-line entry system or by standard mail.
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The Summit International Awards (SIA) organization is dedicated to furthering excellence in the communications industry. It administers rigorous award competitions throughout the year with the goal of recognizing companies and individuals that go reach beyond expected standards. Throughout its fifteen-year history, the SIA has established itself as one of the premier arbiters of creative and communication excellence.
Using rigorous evaluation criteria, top industry professionals and a blind judging processes, its competitions reward only those truly deserving of special recognition. The SIA organization conducts three annual competitions: the Summit Creative Award SCA, the Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award MEA and the Summit Emerging Media Award EMA.
For more information on the Summit Creative Award or to obtain an entry kit for the 2009 competition, visit the SIA web site for guidelines at or call 1-503-297-9979. Deadline for all entries in the 2009 creative competition is January 26, 2009.
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