PATTAYA – Three Philippine agencies were among the first finalists for this year’s ADFEST Lotus awards. Dentsu Jayme Syfu racked three entries, while NuWorks Interactive Labs and Petch both gained one shortlisted entry each. 

Here is the list of Finalists from the Philippines:

Direct Lotus

“Dead Whale”
Dentsu Jayme Syfu
Refuse Plastic/Greenpeace Philippines 
Best Use of Direct Ambient: Large Scale

Effective Lotus

“Dead Whale”
Dentsu Jayme Syfu
Refuse Plastic/Greenpeace Philippines
Effective Lotus – Small Budget

“Flawless for All’ 
NuWorks Interactive Labs, Inc. 
Belo Essentials
Effective Lotus – Small Budget

Media Lotus

“Dead Whale”
Dentsu Jayme Syfu
Refuse Plastic/Greenpeace Philippines
Best Use of Guerrilla Marketing

“The House that Fried Chicken Built”
Petch
Max’s Chicken
Best use of Branded Entertainment & Content: Digital & Social Media

Released Lotus shorlists as of March 19, 2018 are Direct Lotus, Effective Lotus, Media Lotus, New Director Lotus, and Promo Lotus. The awards night will take place on Friday, March 23, 2018 and on Saturday, March 24, 2018.