The Monkeys take AdNews’ Agency of the Year honours as Sean Cummins enters Hall of Fame

The Monkeys were named AdNews Agency of the Year for 2015 after sweeping the NSW agency and Independent Agency categories, while Atomic 212 was named Media Agency of the Year.

Whybin/TBWA was named Advertising Network of the Year, and Carat won Media Network of the Year at the awards announced last night.

Clemenger BBDO Melbourne’s campaign for Bonds, The Boys, won Ad Campaign of the Year, while Media Campaign of the Year was awarded to UM and Ensemble for their work with Lego on Build Your Christmas Lego.

Sean Cummins, founder of Cummins & Partners, was inducted into the Advertising Hall of Fame.

The full list of awards:

NSW Agency of the Year – The Monkeys

Victorian Agency of the Year – Clemenger BBDO Melbourne

State Agency of the Year – KWP Advertising

Media Agency of the Year – Atomic 212 Group

Digital Agency of the Year – Isobar

Specialist Agency of the Year – Red Engine SCC

Customer Experience Agency of the Year – Isobar

PR Agency of the Year – Mango Communications

Small Agency of the Year – Maud

Independent Agency of the Year – The Monkeys

Emerging Agency of the Year – Special Group Australia

Advertising Network of the Year – Whybin\TBWA

Media Network of the Year – Carat Australia

Media Campaign of the Year – UM & Ensemble, Build Your LEGO Christmas, Lego

Digital Campaign of the Year – Isobar, UMood, UniQlo

Ad Campaign of the Year – Clemenger BBDO Melb, The Boys, Bonds

Ad of the Year – Whybin\TBWA Group Melbourne, Equal Future, ANZ

Best Use of Mobile – GPY&R Melbourne, Melanoma Likes Me, Melanoma Patients Australia

Best Use of Data – GPY&R Melbourne, Melanoma Likes Me. Melanoma Patients Australia

The Branded Content Award – M&C Saatchi, Game Of Balls, The Blue Ball Foundation

The Game Changer – M&C Saatchi, Heartbeat Lexus

The UN LTD Award – M&C Saatchi, Game Of Balls, The Blue Ball Foundation


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