Get your entry ready for the DC ADDY Awards…
Posted by Mary Fletcher Jones
The Advertising Club of Metropolitan Washington (DC Ad Club) has announced its call for entries for the 2011 ADDY® Awards, recognizing creative excellence in advertising. The early deadline for entries is Friday, December 17, 2010 at 5:00 p.m. The regular submission deadline is January 7, 2011 at 5:00 p.m.
The member entry fees are $99 for single entries and $130 for campaigns. Non-members may enter single entries for $130 for campaigns for $155. Students may enter the student portion of the competition for $25 for each single entry or campaign. Entries submitted by the early deadline of December 17 are entitled to a $10 discount per entry.
In this video interview with Mary Fletcher Jones, RP3 Agency Creative Director Jim Lansbury explains how to create a winning ADDY Award entry.
A distinguished panel of advertising creative executives will gather to select the winners from an anticipated 700 entries. To be eligible for consideration of an ADDY®, all work must have been published or aired between January 1, 2010 and December 31, 2010.
Entering the DC Ad Club ADDYs is the first step toward winning a national ADDY®. Winners from the local level compete in District Two (New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Washington, DC); those winners go on to compete in the AAF national competition.
The 43rd Annual DC Ad Club ADDY® Awards presentation and reception will take place on Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at the Almas Temple, Washington, DC.
More information is available at http://www.dcadclub.com.