Hall of Fame

The World Media Awards celebrate the very best cross platform, cross border, content-driven advertising. The previous years Awards showcased examples of effective and creative advertising strategies from around the world.

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2019 Winners


WINNER: DEEP STATE Pan-European Marketing Campaign
Brand:FOX
Entered by: FOX Networks Group
Credits: That Lot Agency

“The DEEP STATE campaign delivered amazing results – delivering an uplift in new audiences to the channel of nearly 40%.  The entry delivered innovative, creative solutions, with real-time, agile and responsive media and content choices.”


WINNER
Bring the e-tron to the digital airwaves
Brand: Audi e-tron
Entered by: PHD Germany
Credits: iTunes, Podigee, Spotify, Soundcloud, Youtube, Deezer, Viertausendhertz

“This campaign showed some great insight around the power of podcasts.  There was a clear business challenge and they told a great story of the development of the strategy, the implementation and results – and the business results were fantastic!”

WINNER: The Power of Entrepreneurial Thinking
Brand: Credit Suisse
Entered by: Bloomberg Media Group
Credits: Havas International, Ipsos MORI

“This was a well-considered partnership. The content was audience behaviour led, digging down into the science of the entrepreneur and offers the audience real value. The results speak for themselves!”

Highly commended: Selling a phone with hidden powers
Brand: Samsung Galaxy Note9
Entered by: Starcom
Credits: Epic Games, Ninja, SSSniperwolf, Markiplier, Ali-A, Harry Kane, Publicis Sport & Entertainment, R/GA

“This campaign benefitted from an intelligent strategy that highlighted a clear USP, creating exclusivity and virility in a beautifully crafted way”

WINNER: The Cost of Silence
Brand: Amgen JAPAC
Entered by: The Economist Group

“In a very tough sector, this campaign delivered its message to the right audience, going above and beyond what you would normally expect.”

WINNER: Global Treasury Leaders Programme
Brand: Deutsche Bank
Entered by: EI Advisory
Credits: The Economist Group

“This campaign has created long-term value, building a genuine community around specialist issues.  It demonstrated clever targeting, was led by highly focused information and content and delivered great business results.”


WINNER: Formula 1: Unleashing the Greatest Racing Spectacle on the Planet

Brand: Formula 1
Entered by: Wavemaker Client Solutions London
Credits: Wieden+Kennedy

“This campaign needed to resolve a tough challenge – it was a well-presented entry, demonstrating a great, insight-led strategy and delivering superb business results.”

WINNER: DEEP STATE Pan-European Marketing Campaign
Brand:FOX
Entered by: FOX Networks Group
Credits: That Lot Agency

“The DEEP STATE campaign delivered amazing results – delivering an uplift in new audiences to the channel of nearly 40%.  The entry delivered innovative, creative solutions, with real-time, agile and responsive media and content choices.”

Highly commended: Formula 1: Unleashing the Greatest Racing Spectacle on the Planet
Brand: Formula 1
Entered by: Wavemaker Client Solutions London
Credits: Wieden+Kennedy

“This campaign created a turn-around for the brand, with multi-level touchpoints and bespoke strategies for different need-states.”

WINNER: Reimagine the Game
Brand: Siemens
Entered by: The Economist Group
Credits: Signal Noise, TVC Group

“We loved the data-led story-telling.  This campaign had had its root and original idea and created engaging content.”

WINNER: Incredible India
Brand: Incredible India
Entered by: CNBC Catalyst

“This campaign benefitted from compelling content and new formats, leveraging CNBC’s premium traveller research insights to identify new opportunities – it also delivered strong results.”

2019

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2018

2018 finalists

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2018 Highlights

2018 Winners


Winner: Shell: Shell Brand GravityLight & Bedtime Stories
Entered by MediaCom

“The judges admired the sensitive and creative approach to repositioning brand perceptions of Shell as a company with purpose, creating an impact.”


Winner: Porsche: Cayman vs Drones
Entered by PHD Germany
Credits: FUSE Omnicom Media Group, Google

“This was a bold strategy and the client took a risk based on strong insights and a clear understanding of the target market.”


Winner: Hennessy XO: A New Perspective Of The Silk Road
Entered by KR Media France [GroupM]
Credits: National Geographic

“This entry demonstrated great execution on an ambitious strategy, with a rich, indulgent and evocative creative exploration of experiential content and media.  It had an elegant approach to tying the Silk Road to the brand which created differentiation from other Silk Road content.”


Winner: The Barilla Foundation: Food Sustainability Index
Entered by The Economist Group

“This partnership created a genuine tool, and the choice of partnership was crucial to its impact.  The tool lives beyond the campaign to help improve our world.”


Winner: Warner Bros Pictures: Wonder Woman Project
Entered by MediaCom

Credits: Discovery Networks Latin America

“This campaign was cleverly translated to provide relevance to local LatAm markets – it extended the values of female empowerment presented in the film and engaged effectively with the target audience.  As Gal Gadot put it: to be a wonder woman, you don’t have to have super powers.”


Winner: Shell: Shell Brand GravityLight & Bedtime Stories
Entered by MediaCom

 “This platform targeted an ambitious audience of future influencers.  It was a very well thought through strategy, with strong engagement strategies generated by the creative approach.”


Winner: E.on: Tomorrow Is .On
Entered by Vizeum
Credits: Engine

“This entry demonstrated a strong creative approach in a challenging category.  The client’s objective was to differentiate itself from the competition and the campaign achieves this.”


Winner:  UBS: Driving Business Objectives: Impact Investing And Innovative China
Entered by Spark Foundry
Credits: Wall Street Journal, CNBC, Mashable

“This campaign had a rock solid strategy, leading to an unexpected combination of media selection and portfolio of content which delivered the results.”


Winner: Visit Faroe Islands and Atlantic Airways: Faroe Islands Translate
Entered by Sansir and Mensch

Credits: Kovboyfilm and Travel PR

“This was a simple and genius idea, engaging the population of the Faroe Islands in a campaign to save their language, creating a viral campaign which generated awareness of a little-known territory.”
Commended: Finavia Corporation: #LIFEINHEL
Entered by Dagmar

“This campaign demonstrated a clear understanding of the audience, demonstrated bravery in its use of influencers and was a unique approach for an airport operator.”

2017

2017 Finalists

2017 Gallery

2017 Highlights

2017 Winners


Winner: Tata Motors: From Zica to Tiago
Entered by Maxus Global


Winner: Tata Motors: From Zica to Tiago
Entered by Maxus Global


Highly Commended: The Idle Man: #StyleMadeEasy
Entered by The Idle Man


Winner: Universal Pictures: Universal Pictures’ Sing
Entered by MediaCom


Winner: Shell: Shell – Best Day of My Life
Entered by MediaCom


Winner: Bet365: Pioneering In-Play betting and communicating it to the masses
Entered by Drummond Central 


Winner:  UBS: Brand Re-Launch
Entered by Mediavest|Spark
Credits: The New York Times, Bloomberg


Winner: Visit Faroe Islands and Atlantic Airways: Sheep View
Entered by Sansir and Liquidminds

Credits: Kovboyfilm and Travel PR

2016 Winners

GRAND PRIX

Winner: London & Partners: Official Guest of Honour
Entered by Brookley Brothers

AUTOMOTIVE

Winner: Land Rover: My Land
Entered by MEC MENA
Credits: Wunderman MENA

LUXURY BRANDS

Winner: Chivas 25: Event and Content Partnership Programme
Entered by Vizeum Global

CORPORATE BRAND PROMOTION

Winner: EY: Global CFO Council
Entered by EI Agency

TECHNOLOGY & TELECOMS

Winner: Deutsche Telekom AG: Business Wall of Fame
Entered by MediaCom
Credits: MUW Saatchi & Saatchi

FINANCIAL SERVICES

Winner:  HSBC: The World Is My Oyster
Entered by Mindshare Worldwide
Credits: The New York Times, Bloomberg

TRAVEL & TOURISM

Winner: London & Partners: Official Guest of Honour
Entered by Brookley Brothers

FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PROMOTION

Winner: ConnectIreland: The ConnectIreland Community Action Plan

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