On the evening of December 12, 2017, the Campaign Greater China Agency of the Year 2017 (hereinafter referred to as "Campaign AOY") award ceremony was held by Campaign in Shanghai. Kaz Tsuburaku, CCO of Beijing Dentsu Shanghai Branch / Executive Director of CDC China, won the runner-up of Greater China Creative Person of the Year. This is the first award Beijing Dentsu won in Campaign AOY. Over 10 people from Beijing Dentsu, including CEO Akimasa Baba, President of the Shanghai Branch Tang Rui, President of the Guangzhou Branch Tu Jianfeng, Executive Finance Officer Wee Tee Lim and related shortlisted business department leaders, entry team representatives, attended the ceremony, sharing the delight and happiness at the scene.
Kaz Tsuburaku (right) and Akimasa Baba (left)
Kaz Tsuburaku said: "I'm very happy to win this award on behalf of Beijing Dentsu. This honor does not belong to myself, it is the efforts of all creative talents of Beijing Dentsu. This award belongs to them too." I look forward to seeing more outstanding creative talents from Beijing Dentsu being awarded. Let us achieve a better score together."
"Kaz always loves a challenge. He has great working enthusiasm and excellent professional expertise," said Akimasa Baba, CEO of Beijing Dentsu. "Under his leadership, he and his team helped the company win more than 60 medals in just two and half years, and made a great contribution to develop new business. He deserves the award and is indispensable to the efforts of all company's creatives. Campaign AOY is an important award that represents the comprehensive capability of the advertising agencies in Greater China. In the shortlist announced last month, Beijing Dentsu was shortlisted in four categories of creative, media, talent management and creative person, achieving a historical breakthrough. In the future, Beijing Dentsu will continue to enhance all aspects of our strengths and will come back next year."
At the ceremony gala dinner
In addition, Dentsu Aegis Network China, including Beijing Dentsu, won total 13 awards this year. It was the one of biggest winners at that night with its great achievements, which demonstrated the strength of group. See more details: http://mp.weixin.qq.com/s/rUPIZFoTBbFNcx_Rua-Bng.
Dentsu Aegis Network China with a fruitful harvest
* Related reports: 《Beijing Dentsu was shortlisted in 4 Categories of the Campaign AOY 2017》.
* Campaign AOY: Campaign Agency of the Year award has been established for 24 years, and it recognises inspired leadership, management excellence, outstanding business performance and overall brilliance from across the Asia-Pacific advertising and communications industry. Campaign AOY Greater China 2017 received 213 entries this year, and there were 61 awards of 29 categories were announced at the awards ceremony. Campaign AOY 2017 winners list: http://aoyawards.com/china/#winners-section。