Austin Firms Win National ADDYs

Austin ad firms bring home awards “Austin-based independent advertising firm McGarrah Jessee won five gold ADDYs at this year’s national ADDY awards for its work for Spoetzl Brewery’s Shiner Bock beer. McGarrah Jessee won more gold awards than any other Texas agency and was second in number only to two other large companies — BBDO… Continue reading Austin Firms Win National ADDYs

Austin ADDYs – Winners

“It was neck and neck between GSD&M and McGarrah/Jessee this year. GSD&M led with 31 ADDYs, including 1 Best of Show, 9 Gold, 8 Silver and 13 Bronze; McGarrah/Jessee took second with 30, including 3 Best of Show, 14 Gold, 8 Silver and 5 Bronze. Kolar Advertising also had an impressive number of ADDYS with… Continue reading Austin ADDYs – Winners

The ADDYs are Coming!

Friendly Reminder: The Austin ADDYs 2009 The 2009 Austin ADDYs puts Austin’s best creative advertising on display. This year’s show is all about the work and the people who create it. No themes, no gimmicks, just a celebration of another year of hard work by those in the Austin advertising community. Cocktails, of course, will… Continue reading The ADDYs are Coming!

All About the ADDYS – 2009

Michael Roberts, chair person of the 2009 Austin ADDYS, called me tonight to talk a bit about the 2009 ADDYS. Adomatica: What’s the theme of this year’s ADDYS? Michael: This year we’re trying something a bit different. This year it is not about a theme but is about the actual creative. Its about the people… Continue reading All About the ADDYS – 2009