CHICAGO (May 9, 2017) – CBD Marketing (CBD) once again swept the Hermes Creative Awards competition, with seven prestigious wins across multiple award categories. Hermes, one of the largest international competitions for creative agencies and companies, recognizes outstanding work in traditional media, digital and emerging technologies.
In the 2016 competition, CBD received two Platinum awards—the highest level—two Golds and three Honorable Mentions. CBD’s Hermes awards include:
- Platinum in the Magazine category for MGP Ingredients “Work with the Masters” ad series
- Platinum in the Educational category for College Illinois! “Shock of College” video
- Gold in the Outdoor category for College Illinois! “Shock of College” out-of-home advertisement
- Gold in the Radio category for College Illinois! “Shock of College” radio advertisement
- Honorable Mention for the Bathwraps logo
- Honorable Mention for the Nadex “Intro to Binaries” infographic
- Honorable Mention for the Alliance for the Great Lakes logo and pro-bono work
“CBD’s award-winning creative reflects our commitment to understanding what makes work exceptional,” said Mary Olivieri, EVP and Executive Creative Director. “It not only has to be on-point strategically, but has to represent creative at a best-practice level recognized by industry peers and colleagues.
“We know that what moves a person also moves a business. We strive to ‘Market What’s Meaningful™. Our communications tap rational and emotional drivers to motivate customers into action and help our clients achieve their business goals,” she concluded.
With over 6,000 entries from throughout the United States, Canada and several other countries, the Hermes Creative Awards competition receives entries from corporate marketing and communication departments, advertising agencies, PR firms, graphic design shops, production companies, web and digital creators and freelancers. Winners range in size from individual communicators to media conglomerates and Fortune 500 corporations.
About CBD Marketing:
CBD Marketing is an award-winning, creative, integrated marketing agency located in Chicago. National and global clients in manufacturing, energy, food, building products, education, retail and other industries count on CBD to Market What’s Meaningful, building more intimate and profitable relationships in emotional and rational ways.