Agency of the Year Award
Advertising Research Foundation
David Ogilvy Award: Silver Award in the Multicultural Category, for Toyota Venza’s campaign, “Are You Venza?”
National Health Information Merit Awards
Eli Lilly received two 2011 National Health Information Merit Awards for Lilly’s F.A.C.E. (Fearless African-Americans Connected and Empowered) Diabetes Program. F.A.C.E. won for both Total Health Information Program and for exceptional print advertising.
Hugo Television Awards
McDonald’s “Big Day” won a Gold Plaque in the Fast Food Category. Additionally, the Ad Council’s “Park Day,” for First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” Initiative won a Certificate of Merit for Original Music and was in the running for the Audience Choice Award. Toyota’s “Special Features” for Corolla received a Certificate of Merit in the Automobile Category.
American Advertising Federation
Mosaic Award for Multiethnic Advertising Campaign for BlackAtlas.com, Your Passport to the Black Experience Worldwide created for American Airlines.
Association of National Advertisers
2010 ANA Multicultural Excellence Awards: African-American Category Grand Prize for McDonald’s Brand TV -“Big Day” and Print -“Airplane”; General Market Category for Procter & Gamble‘s Tide brand, TV – “Wicker Basket” and “Towel”. Finalists for Campaign with Significant Results for Procter & Gamble, “My Black is Beautiful”, and for McDonald’s “Mom’s Engagement” TV – “Wait” and Radio -“Happy Meal Night.”