The Asian Marketing Effectiveness & Strategy Awards (AMES) has named its finalists for next months awards event in Singapore, with Carat, Colenso BBDO and Republik all scoring nominations.
The agencies have 15 of the 300+ entries named as finalists.
Colenso BBDO took three nominations for Found (pictured, top) for Pedigree; two each for Anchor’s Must Be Milk and DB Breweries’ Brewtroleum; plus single nominations for IAG’s Real Claims and Tip Top’s Jelly Tip July.
Republik took four nominations, two each for Fuji Xerox’s A Golden Opportunity and Unitec’s Unitec Teaches the Tertiary Sector a Lesson. Unitec currently seems to be teaching the sector how to shed staff.
Carat took two nominations for its work with ASB, one for the bank’s relationship with the All Blacks, one for Snap Scholarships.
The finalists will find out if they’re winners at the 31 May AMES event in Singapore.