Hakuhodo Group collects 6 prizes at New York Festivals 2018

May 30, 2018
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Tokyo—May 30, 2018—Hakuhodo Inc. (Minato-ku, Tokyo; Masayuki Mizushima, President & CEO), Japan’s second largest advertising company, is pleased to announce that Obsession for Smoothness (Advertiser: Double A) produced by the Hakuhodo Group companies SIX Inc. and Spa-Hakuhodo Co., Ltd. has been awarded 1 First Prize, 2 Second Prizes and 3 Third Prizes at New York Festivals 2018.

Established in 1957, The New York Festivals family of awards has a long history. In collaboration with the United Nations, New York Festivals has also established the United Nations Department of Public Information (UNDPI) Award to honor advertising that best exemplifies the aims and ideals of the United Nations each year.

Awards won

1st Prize

  • Film – Cinema / Online / TV: Business Equipment & Services
    Advertiser: Double A
    Title: Obsession for Smoothness
    Agency: SIX Inc. / Spa-Hakuhodo Co., Ltd.

2nd Prizes

  • Branded Entertainment – Craft: Best Production Value
    Advertiser: Double A
    Title: Obsession for Smoothness
    Agency: SIX Inc. / Spa-Hakuhodo Co., Ltd.
  • Branded Entertainment – Products & Services: Business Equipment & Services
    Advertiser: Double A
    Title: Obsession for Smoothness
    Agency: SIX Inc. / Spa-Hakuhodo Co., Ltd.

3rd Prizes

  • Digital (Cyber) Communications – Viral: Video
    Advertiser: Double A
    Title: Obsession for Smoothness
    Agency: SIX Inc. / Spa-Hakuhodo Co., Ltd.
  • Film – Craft: Art Direction
    Advertiser: Double A
    Title: Obsession for Smoothness
    Agency: SIX Inc. / Spa-Hakuhodo Co., Ltd.
  • Film-Craft: Best Production Value
    Advertiser: Double A
    Title: Obsession for Smoothness
    Agency: SIX Inc. / Spa-Hakuhodo Co., Ltd.

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