Droga5 Named Agency of the Year
Top honor from Creativity announced alongside recognition as an A-List Agency by Advertising Age
NEW YORK, NY – January 23, 2012 – Droga5 was today awarded Agency of the Year by Creativity and rose to the number two spot on Advertising Age’s Agency A-List. The independent agency, now entering its sixth year, received the same accolade from Creativity in 2008 and ranked number five on the 2010 Agency A-List.
“We couldn’t be happier about these wins,” said Andrew Essex, CEO of Droga5. “The critical link between creativity and business success has always been one of our core beliefs, and it’s exciting to be recognized for the sum of our parts.”
Creativity recognized Droga5 for conceiving and crafting excellent work for a broad spectrum of clients—including Prudential, Kraft Foods and Vestas—noting a “surprising new dimension” in the agency’s 2011 campaigns. To read the full story, visit Creativity.
Advertising Age touted Droga5’s avant-garde thinking and ability to tackle complex problems, noting that the “the strongest evidence to support the notion that the best is yet to come [in the advertising industry] is Droga5.” Please visit Ad Age for the full story.
“2011 was a year of big ideas, strategic thinking and true partnerships,” said David Droga, Founder and Creative Chairman of Droga5. “Accolades like these are nice reminders of what’s possible when you commit to your clients and work without compromise, and also maintain a sense of humor through it all.”
Droga5’s management team is comprised of David Droga, Founder and Creative Chairman; Andrew Essex, CEO; Sarah Thompson, President; Jonny Bauer, Head of Strategy; Sally-Ann Dale, Head of Integrated Production; Mike Densmore, Head of Business Development; Judd Merkel, Chief Financial Officer; Susie Nam, Head of Account Management; Ted Royer, Executive Creative Director; Nik Studzinski, Executive Creative Director; and Scott Waldbaum, General Counsel.
Creativity's 2011 Agency of the Year and one of AdAge’s A-List agencies, Droga5 is an independent, award-winning creative and strategic agency based in New York. Founded in 2006, Droga5 now counts as its clients PUMA, Prudential, Amstel Light, Unilever, Kraft, Coca-Cola, Hennessy and UNICEF, among others. For more information, please visit www.droga5.com.
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