NEW YORK — The annual New York Festival Advertising Awards has just revealed the campaigns that are moving on to the next round of online judging as it revealed the 2020 shortlist, from over 60 participating countries from all around the world. The respective juries for each of the categories have relentlessly assessed the thousands of entries submitted for the show through virtual judging panels, and the numbers are now all in.
“We’re thrilled with the caliber of this year’s cutting-edge entries, the 2020 Grand Jury judged thousands of entries and set a high bar for the Shortlist,” said Scott Rose, Executive Director of New York Festivals Advertising Awards. “As always, running a fair and competitive top-flight competition judged by prominent international creatives was our goal at the competition launch in October.”
The Philippines is a strong contender in the 2020 shortlist, with 55 entries making the cut, from 10 local agencies:
- Petch & Partners — 19 entries
- TBWA\ Santiago Mangada Puno — 9 entries
- McCann Worldgroup Philippines — 9 entries
- Leo Burnett Manila — 6 entries
- Dentsu Jayme Syfu — 3 entries
- The Extra Mile Productions — 3 entries
- Wunderman Thompson Philippines — 2 entries
- GIGIL — 2 entries
- Propel Manila — 2 entries
- Seven A.D. — 1 entries
Some of the campaigns that have been included in the shortlist are:
Shortlisted entries progress to the live online judging rounds with the 2020 Executive Jury, an elite group of global CCO’s and other top agency creatives. Through five rounds of judging, the Executive Jury will select Finalist, Third Prize, Second Prize, First Prize, Grand Award and Best of Show award-winning entries.
The New York Festival Advertising Awards 2020 competition winners will be announced May 2nd.