TBWA India has won the ‘Agency of the Year’ award in the first edition of Pepper 2007, the annual creative award function of Advertising Club of Cochin. Agency of the year award was accorded on the basis of maximum points received on all categories of the competition.
The Ad Club of Cochin having 450 members has been organising creative award function for the past 12 years. The club also regularly organises seminars and workshops for advertising professionals and runs an institute for one-year diploma course in advertising, media planning, creativity and copy writing.
Pepper 2007, opened first time for agencies from all over South India, received overwhelming response with more than 500 entries from 53 agencies vying for the honours. Of the 500 entries, 39 were selected under various categories of the competition. Also 29 were selected as finalists.
“We are now confident of inviting agencies from across the country to compete for the creative award function of the Kochi Ad Club (which has 450 members), as a globally-benchmarked premium event each year. We hope the legend of Pepper and the creative spirits of the present will gel to create a niche for Kochi in the global creative space.” K. Venugopal, President Advertising Club of Cochin said.