ADDY 77 Celebrates Suncoast Winners of the American Advertising Awards

Posted: Thursday, March 8, 2018
By: Nairn Gillet

A disco ball never sparkled so bright as it shined on the local stars of advertising at AdFed Suncoast's ADDY 77 - American Advertising Awards Gala at Cinebisto, in Sarasota, Florida. It was an especially groovy crowed that gathered to celebrate the 2018 ADDY winners on Sunday, February 25th.

Best of Show Winners - Evolv Media, Inc.

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Professional Best of Show

Entry: Seasucker "It's never coming off"
Agency: Evolv Media, Inc.
Advertiser: Seasucker

Professional Judges Choice

Entry: Heyday Huey God of Surf campaign
Agency: pearl brands
Advertiser: Heyday Wakeboats

Entry: Ringling College Acceptance Package
Agency: Ringling College of Art and Design
Advertiser: Ringling College Office of Admissions

Entry: Trustee Scholar Award Ceremony
Agency: Ringling College of Art and Design
Advertiser: Ringling College Office of the President

Student Best of Show (Tie)

Entry: Me Too
School: Ringling College of Art and Design
Student(s): Maddy Hodgetts

Entry: Broonzy's
School: Ringling College of Art and Design
Student(s): Deandra Martis, Silpa Joe, Jessica Iglesias

Student Judges Choice

Entry: Adult Swim ID's
School: Ringling College of Art and Design
Student(s): Hannah Segraves

Entry: Cherry Bomb
School: Ringling College of Art and Design
Student(s): Silpa Joe

Entry: Structure
School: Ringling College of Art and Design
Student(s): Leslie Adelaide Carol

Professional Gold Winners

Absher Design Group, Inc.
Celsius Marketing | Interactive
CommuniPak Group
Conservancy of Southwest Florida
Grapevine Communications
Herald-Tribune Media Group
Miles
Nelson Communications
Pearl Brands
Realize Bradenton
Ringling College of Art and Design
Sherri Morrison Creative Design
Studio BC/C
Vectra Digital

 

Professional Silver Winners

Absher Design Group, Inc.
Bealls
Cadwell Trust Company
Conservancy of Southwest Florida
CommuniPak Group
FCCI Insurance Group
Grapevine Communications
Gulf Coast Community Foundation
Herald-Tribune Media Group
Michael Saunders & Company
Naples Zoo
Pearl Brands
PetRescueFestival.org
Pushing the Envelope, Inc.
Studio BC/C
Realize Bradenton
Ringling College of Art and Design
Vectra Digital

Student Gold Winners

Maddy Hodgetts, Ringling College of Art and Design
Deandra Martis, Ringling College of Art and Design
Silpa Joe, Ringling College of Art and Design
Jessica Iglesias, Ringling College of Art and Design
Hannah Segraves, Ringling College of Art and Design
Leslie Adelaide Carol, Ringling College of Art and Design
Alyssa Gibson, Ringling College of Art and Design
Carsyn Schares, Ringling College of Art and Design
Darius Safani, Ringling College of Art and Design
David Kealy, Ringling College of Art and Design
Sal Casellas, Ringling College of Art and Design
Mina Sarapat, Ringling College of Art and Design
Eliezer Martinez, Ringling College of Art and Design
Haley LaFerney, Ringling College of Art and Design
Ioana Oprescu, Ringling College of Art and Design
Jessica Ramirez, Ringling College of Art and Design
Meghana Sarvepalli, Ringling College of Art and Design
Kaylyn Camacho, Ringling College of Art and Design
Laura Guzman, Ringling College of Art and Design
Marja Siu, Ringling College of Art and Design
Matthew Moore, Ringling College of Art and Design
Michael Corey, Ringling College of Art and Design
Paul L. Detling, Ringling College of Art and Design

Student Silver Winners

Alyssa Gibson, Ringling College of Art and Design
Anissa Silva, Ringling College of Art and Design
Brooke VanSchaick, Ringling College of Art and Design
Casey Nelson, Ringling College of Art and Design
Darius Safani, Ringling College of Art and Design
Dominique Flemings, Ringling College of Art and Design
Mina Sarapat, Ringling College of Art and Design
Eliezer Martinez, Ringling College of Art and Design
Haley LaFerney, Ringling College of Art and Design
Hayley Nelson, Ringling College of Art and Design
Jenny Han, Ringling College of Art and Design
Karm Mehrez, Ringling College of Art and Design
Steve Biggert, Ringling College of Art and Design
Tyler A Mathis, Ringling College of Art and Design
Tyler Brown, Ringling College of Art and Design
Zac Miller, Ringling College of Art and Design

To view the digital assets of the award winning work check out our Digital Winners Book.

About AdFed Suncoast

AdFed Suncoast is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of the art and business of advertising through professional education, legislative efforts and community service. AdFed Suncoast is a local chapter of the American Advertising Federations Fourth District, which consists of nearly 1,500 members in 23 local chapters throughout Florida and the Caribbean.

AdFed Suncoast meets regularly, hosting speakers on various industry topics. Membership is open to anyone in Sarasota and Manatee counties involved in advertising, media, communications and creative services.

Several positions on the Board of Directors for the 2018-2019 year are available. If you want to lend your talents to making Ad Fed Suncoast even better, email info@adfedsuncoast.com. Join. Belong. Get Involved.