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BBDO Pakistan shines at Clio Awards 2015

Updated 01 Oct, 2015 01:53pm
BBDO Pakistan wins one Gold, three Silver and four Bronze awards.

BBDO Pakistan won one Gold Clio, three Silver and four Bronze Clios at the Clio Awards 2015 held yesterday.

The Gold award was in the OOH category for the ‘Not a Bug Splat’ campaign (released in 2014 to create awareness about the human impact of drone strikes), while the Silvers were in the Ambient and Guerilla categories. The campaign also won three Bronze awards in the Design, Direct and Social Media categories.

(L) Ali Rez, Creative Director and (R) Assam Khalid, Strategic Planning Director, with the award.
(L) Ali Rez, Creative Director and (R) Assam Khalid, Strategic Planning Director, with the award.

The campaign has also been awarded two Gold Cannes Lions (a first for the country) and a Bronze Lion at the Cannes Lions 2015, a Bronze Lion in 2014, three Silver and seven Bronze at Spikes Asia, two Silver and a Bronze at One Show, three Pencils at D&AD, a Gold Effie, five Golds, three Silvers and two Bronze at Dubai Lynx, and four PAS Awards along with several other awards.

Read: Pakistan wins first ever Gold Lions at Cannes.

BBDO Pakistan also picked up one Bronze and one Silver Clio for ‘The World’s First Billbed’ campaign, while being shortlisted in the Innovative category for the same.

Work that Works for All

Agency: BBDO PakistanGM: Aamir AllibhoyECD: Madeeha NoorArt Director: Ahmed MustafaProduction Manager: Muhammad Imran KhanVideographer: Mujtaba Hussain ShahActivation Agency: Brand ActPost Production: Cult Productions"work that works for all” – put up simple billboards with padded backs, for those thousand of labourers that come to metros for work and sleep on footpaths at night. This creative billboard advertises us, BBDO Pakistan during the day and with a flick of a hand, turns into bed by night.we live our dreams by helping these people take one step closer to theirs.

Posted by BBDO Pakistan on Friday, July 19, 2013

‘The World’s First BillBed’ campaign, which the agency did for Moltyfoam, has previously won a Bronze Lion in 2014. The campaign involved installing billboards for Moltyfoam in nine cities of Pakistan that could be converted into beds at night.