* ADVERTISING AGENCY OF THE YEAR : OPN ADVERTISING, CHENNAI
* ADVERTISER OF THE YEAR : MATHRUBHUMI GROUP
* BEST OF KERALA : TBD ( To Be Defined)
* BEST OF KARNATAKA : SIGNPOST INDIA
There were 2 special trophies from Miami Ad School Mumbai awarded to the Agency of the Year and Advertiser of the Year. Also cash prizes were given to the winners of SKILLORA Design Contest 2020 and 2021 conducted by Sacred Heart College Thevara.
OPN Advertising, Chennai, has won Agency of the Year Award at the fifteenth edition of the Pepper Creative Awards ceremony held here on Friday. Mathrubhumi Group bagged Advertiser of the Year award. Raj Kamble, one of the most awarded and globally recognized Indians in advertising and founder and Chief Creative Officer of Famous Innovations, was the chief guest of the function. Pepper Creative Awards is the most coveted creative awards in South India and the second largest in India.
The awards were presented in 25 categories, including Agency of the Year, region specific Agency of the Year and Advertiser of the Year award. Awards were also specifically presented to Kerala-based agencies in the jewellery, real estate, textile, hospitality, ayurveda and media categories. While TBD (To Be Defined) bagged the Best of Kerala Award, the Best of Karnataka Award went to Signpost India.
Bang In The Middle
Taproot Dentsu, Mumbai
Indigo Consulting, Mumbai
Ogilvy South, Mumbai
The Awards to be given are Gold, Silver and Bronze in each category to entries judged to be deserving of this honour. Shortlisted entries/finalists will receive a certificate. Winning entries in unpublished category will receive only certificates.
The agency which wins the maximum number of points in the open category will be presented with the Agency of the Year Award
The agency with the maximum number of points in the open category in Chennai Bengaluru, Kerala will be recognized as Best Agency of Chennai, Bengaluru and Kerala respectively
The Advertiser with the maximum number of points in the open category will be presented with the Advertiser of the Year Award. (Points won in Kerala specific category will not be counted for both Agency and Advertiser of the Year Awards).
Gold - 20 points, Silver - 15 points, Bronze - 10 points (in case of a tie, the Agency and Advertiser with most golds will be awarded the Agency of the Year Award and Advertiser of the Year Award respectively)