The Asia Pacific Tambuli Awards has released its 2019 shortlists for the Media & Digital and Humanity & Culture categories. The shortlist for the Creative categories will be released on June 3. The list is available for viewing here.

The winners will be honoured at the awards night ceremony on June 4, at the Grand Ballroom of the Shangri-La at the Fort Hotel in Manila. A conference on the theme Value of Creativity and Value of Brands will also be held during the day of the 4th of June, also at the Shangri-La at the Fort.

The APAC Tambuli Awards honors creative and effective brands with purpose – showing the seamless integration of creativity + brand purpose + results. Case study entries that best demonstrate how brands uplift society, create positive change, and correlate purpose with purchase, are chosen as winners by the executive juries.

25 Philippine organizations have made it to the set of finalists under the “Media & Digital” and “Humanity & Culture” Cluster Categories, along with several top agencies in the Asia Pacific region, with McCann Worldgroup Philippines leading at 8 spots–Petch comes 2nd with 6 spots, while Ace Saatchi & Saatchi takes 3rd place.