June 18, 2013

GroupM Tops Media Winners List at Cannes Lions 2013

GroupM comes out on top of media winners list at Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity


GroupM has topped the Cannes Media Lions awards at the 60th Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, with 16 wins coming from all four agencies: Maxus, MEC, MediaCom and Mindshare.

GroupM agencies have won one gold, four silvers and 11 bronzes across nine of its 11 shortlisted categories. The wins see over 60 per cent of its 26 shortlisted campaigns convert into awards.

Dominic Proctor, president, GroupM Global said, “This has been an outstanding year for our agencies and speaks volumes for the amazing work that all four are doing for their clients around the globe.  Winning a Cannes Lions is a huge accolade and to say that we are the most successful group this year shows the standard of work that we are producing for some of the world’s top brands.”

In addition to its huge success in the Media Lions, GroupM’s Maxus UK and Mindshare Argentina won gold and bronze respectively in the Cannes Young Lions.

GroupM agency wins include:
Kleenex catches colds, Kimberley Clark, Mindshare London – GOLD

Par-king, Smart Vertriebs, MEC Germany - SILVER
Par-king, Smart Vertriebs, MEC Germany – SILVER
#YouDrive, Mercedes Benz A-Class, Maxus UK - SILVER
Longer Merry Christmas, Heineken, Mindshare Puerto Rico - SILVER

Torchview, Lloyds Banking Group, MEC UK - BRONZE
Nike Greatness, Nike, Mindshare Singapore - BRONZE
Welcome to Small Business Saturday, American Express, Mindshare USA - BRONZE
Longer Merry Christmas, Heineken, Mindshare Puerto Rico - BRONZE
The Beetle Shark Cage, Volkswagon, MediaCom USA - BRONZE
Sky Livespots, Sky, Mindshare Germany – BRONZE
Journey of Hope, KFC, MEC South Africa - BRONZE
Moving the Store, IKEA, MediaCom Norway - BRONZE
Geox Amphibiox, Geox Urban Waterproof Shoes, MEC Norway – BRONZE
Seriousplay, HSBC, Mindshare UK - BRONZE
Nike She Runs the Night, Nike, Mindshare Australia - BRONZE

If you would like to speak to Dominic Proctor or use any of the campaign imagery please contact groupm@eulogy.co.uk.

For more information on the campaigns see individual agency websites and live at the media shortlist exhibition in the Palais.

ENDS

Contacts:
Vicky Beaney, 07872 690 697, Vicky@eulogy.co.uk
Isabel Napier-Wilson, 07834 729 686, Isabel@eulogy.co.uk


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