Accolades: Applied Arts Design Winner: Promotional Messaging - Single (Poster) / Canadian Marketing Association Award: Direct Mail (Bronze)
The ACE Awards are exclusive to Edmonton-based agencies. This means Canadian award show powerhouses like Zulu Alpha Kilo and Rethink can't enter. It also makes Edmonton the epicentre of the ad wold for a (very) brief moment.
The Result? The other agencies want in. Badly.
So ACE has to take extreme measures to keep the show Edmonton only and to remind these other agencies that, no, they can't win an ACE Award