Agency of the Year 2021 shortlist: South Asia

See the shortlist for the South Asia region in the 2021 Campaign Asia-Pacific Agency of the Year awards

Nov 11, 2021 03:58:00 AM | Article | Staff Reporters

Winners for the Asia Pacific's sub-regions (Japan/Korea, South Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Southeast Asia), as well as the Asia-Pacific awards, will be revealed by press announcements published on Campaign.

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Agency categories

CategoryAgencyMarketEntry ID
India Creative Agency of the YearBBDO IndiaIndiaSA01.374438
Dentsu WebchutneyIndiaSA01.372530
FCB Group IndiaIndiaSA01.373262
TBWA IndiaIndiaSA01.372600
Pakistan Creative Agency of the YearGolden CirclePakistanSA02.372960
IAL Saatchi & SaatchiPakistanSA02.371296
Ogilvy PakistanPakistanSA02.373038
Prestige Communications PakistanSA02.373735
Rest of South Asia Creative Agency of the YearMagic MangoSri LankaSA03.372725
Phoenix OgilvySri LankaSA03.373353
India Digital Agency of the YearFamous InnovationsIndiaSA04.374846
Interactive Avenues IndiaSA04.373910
Mindshare IndiaIndiaSA04.373150
Pakistan Digital Agency of the YearDigitzPakistanSA05.373951
Golden CirclePakistanSA05.372962
Ogilvy PakistanPakistanSA05.373039
Spectrum VMLY&RPakistanSA05.372669
Rest of South Asia Digital Agency of the YearADABangladeshSA06.372198
Isobar Sri LankaSri LankaSA06.374062
Mindshare Sri LankaSri LankaSA06.372651
Ogilvy Digital Sri LankaSri LankaSA06.373464
India Media Agency of the YearHavas Media GroupIndiaSA07.374425
Initiative IndiaIndiaSA07.372528
Lodestar UMIndiaSA07.373417
Mindshare IndiaIndiaSA07.372519
Pakistan Media Agency of the Yearm/SIX PakistanPakistanSA08.373501
Mindshare PakistanPakistanSA08.374673
Rest of South Asia Media Agency of the YearDentsu Grant Sri LankaSri LankaSA09.373885
Mindshare Sri LankaSri LankaSA09.372655
Phoenix O&MSri LankaSA09.371725
Third Shift Media Sri LankaSA09.373083
WavemakerSri LankaSA09.373271
India PR Agency of the YearAvian WEIndiaSA10.373045
Edelman IndiaIndiaSA10.374603
Genesis BCWIndiaSA10.371876
MSL IndiaIndiaSA10.373056
Value 360 Communications IndiaSA10.374448
Pakistan PR Agency of the YearNo shortlist
Rest of South Asia PR Agency of the YearNo shortlist
South Asia Agency Marketer Partnership of the YearNo shortlist
South Asia B2B Marketing Agency of the YearTo be announced
South Asia B2C Marketing Agency of the YearNo shortlist
South Asia Best CultureFamous InnovationsIndiaSA16.374847
Weber ShandwickIndiaSA16.373489
White Rivers MediaIndiaSA16.372730
South Asia Best Place to WorkGroupMIndiaSA17.372313
Interactive AvenuesIndiaSA17.372508
South Asia Boutique Agency of the YearGolden CirclePakistanSA18.371592
ITW CatalystIndiaSA18.374404
South Asia Brand Experience Agency of the YearTo be announced
South Asia Consultancy of the YearCX Consulting Practice at Merkle IndiaSA20.372697
ITW ConsultingIndiaSA20.374546
South Asia Content Marketing Agency of the YearDentsu WebchutneyIndiaSA21.372619
South Asia Customer Engagement Agency of the Year No shortlist
South Asia E-commerce Agency of the Year of the YearTo be announced
South Asia Event Marketing Agency of the YearNo shortlist
South Asia Independent Agency of the YearFamous InnovationsIndiaSA25.374850
Golden CirclePakistanSA25.372959
TriadSri LankaSA25.371646
South Asia Integrated Marketing Agency of the YearKinnectIndiaSA26.372663
Mindshare IndiaIndiaSA26.372713
South Asia Market Research Agency of the YearNo shortlist
South Asia Mobile Marketing Agency of the YearTo be announced
South Asia Performance Agency of the YearInteractive Avenues IndiaSA29.372348
Merkle SokratiIndiaSA29.374015
South Asia Production Company of the YearNo shortlist
South Asia Programmatic Agency of the YearTo be announced
South Asia Social Media Agency of the YearDentsu WebchutneyIndiaSA32.372626
South Asia Specialist Agency of the YearFractal InkIndiaSA33.372689
Kinetic WorldwideIndiaSA33.373892
White Rivers MediaIndiaSA33.372737
South Asia Talent Development Program of the YearDentsu WebchutneyIndiaSA34.372628
White Rivers MediaIndiaSA34.372734

People categories

CategoryAgencyNominee / TeamMarketEntry ID
South Asia Account Person of the Yearm/SIX PakistanFaryal NathaniPakistanSA35.373497
Wavemaker IndiaHarsha Vardhan DesireddyIndiaSA35.371794
South Asia Agency Head of the YearVMLY&RAnil NairIndiaSA36.373699
OgilvyAsim NaqviPakistanSA36.373877
Dentsu Advertising and Media Services IndiaDivya KaraniIndiaSA36.373874
Dentsu WebchutneyGautam ReghunathIndiaSA36.372629
Famous InnovationsRaj KambleIndiaSA36.374848
South Asia Channel / Engagement Planner of the YearWavemakerJohnsy QuadrasIndiaSA37.371845
MindshareMeherzad ContractorIndiaSA37.372794
MindsharePriyanka AroraIndiaSA37.374513
South Asia Corporate Communications / Marketing Team of the YearNo shortlist
South Asia Creative Person of the YearBBDO IndiaHemant ShringyIndiaSA39.374412
BBDO IndiaJosy PaulIndiaSA39.374445
South Asia Producer of the YearNo shortlist
South Asia Strategic / Brand Planner of the Yearm/SIX PakistanBisma KhanPakistanSA42.373498
MindshareRachana MhetreIndiaSA42.374465
MindshareSarwaan ShahPakistanSA42.374638
TriadShehan SamarasinhaSri LankaSA42.371645
South Asia Young Achiever of the YearMindshareAnkita IsraneyIndiaSA43.372793
MindshareAvni KanakiaIndiaSA43.372792
South Asia New Business Development Person / Team of the YearHavas Worldwide IndiaHavas Worldwide India - New Business TeamIndiaSA40.374410
m/SIXm/SIX IndiaIndiaSA40.373876
WavemakerWavemaker India ExCo -- The Ocean's TwelveIndiaSA40.374783
South Asia Young Business Leader of the YearKinnectChandni ShahIndiaSA44.374725
SoCheersMehul GuptaIndiaSA44.372767
Famous InnovationsMithila SarafIndiaSA44.374849
PopkornSagar HiranandSri LankaSA44.372686

Brand categories

South Asia Brand of the YearNo shortlist
South Asia Marketer of the YearNo shortlist

Note: In categories with three or fewer entries, the judging scores will decide whether an entry is awarded a Gold, Silver or Bronze. In cases where there are fewer entries in the category, judges will unanimously decide whether there should be a shortlist and/or whether any trophies should be awarded at the second round of judging.

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