Design Awards Preview - Intelligent design

LONDON - The relaunched Marketing Design Awards will pay testament to the industry's continuing vibrancy.

The shortlist for the Mark­eting Design Awards shows beyond a doubt that the design and branding industry is firing on all cylinders.


The awards, relaunched this year, will be handed out at a lunchtime event on Wednesday 4 November, at Grosvenor House on Park Lane, London.


The occasion will be a pure celebration of exceptional design work created for a marketing purpose.


There are 20 awards up for grabs, showcasing everything from packaging to product launches, as well as a prestigious overarching Gold Award.


The entries have been whittled down to a shortlist by our expert judges. The winners will be those design and brand marketing agencies and con­sultancies that have most successfully aided marketers in their missions to keep their brands in tune with consumer expectations and demand.


The winners will also feature in an online gallery on Marketing's website.


For more information, visit


How to book your table

The Marketing Design Awards 2009 will be held at Grosvenor House, Park Lane, London, on 4 November.

The event starts at noon with a welcome reception, followed by lunch, the awards ceremony and post-event networking.

To make a reservation, or for further information, please email or call 020 8267 4145.



Marketing Design Awards 2009   shortlist


Alcoholic drinks
To be announced at Awards lunch


Automotive, marine, aerospace
Blue Marlin for Shell
Fitch for Goodyear Dunlop


1HQ for Nestlé Rowntree
Blue Marlin for Shell
Coley Porter Bell for Dylon


Home shopping and retail
Checkland Kindleysides for Timberland European Services
Landor Associates for Pick n Pay
Shelton Fleming for the Ministry of Defence/British Army


Media and entertainment
23red for Bacardi
Red Bee Media for BBC


Pharmaceutical and healthcare
Corporate Culture for Merseyside PCTs
Dew Gibbons for Boehringer Ingelheim
Elmwood for SSL International


Sport and leisure
Circle for Marylebone Cricket Club
Coley Porter Bell for the Museum of London


Third sector
Action for Children (in-house)
Felton Communication for Living Streets
Macmillan Cancer Support (in-house)
TRO for Home Office

Design Use (in-house)

Boxer for McDonald's
Cowan London for Heinz
Jones Knowles Ritchie for Premier Foods
Lewis Moberly for Waitrose
Taxi Studio for Willie's World-Class Cacao


Customer communications
John Brown for Virgin Group
Pauffley for SSL International
Pauffley for Deutsche Bank
True North for the National Portrait Gallery


Brand experience
Imagination for Samsung Electronics
Jack Morton Worldwide for Sony Ericsson
Shelton Fleming for the Ministry of Defence/British Army


Direct marketing
Dave Soho for Channel 4 Battlefront
GI Direct (in-house)
Stocks Taylor Benson (in-house)


Forster for the National Trust
Nucleus for Rothschild
Red Bee Media for UKTV


Brandhouse for Mars
Mystery for Giraffe
Red Bee Media for UKTV
The Workroom for Reckitt Benckiser
True North for Tate Liverpool


Product launch
20|20 Limited for B&Q
Kay Why Marketing for Dairy Farmers
of Britain/Milk Link
Mystery for Masala Masala
Red Bee Media for UKTV
The Bran



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