Agency of the Year 2022: South Asia shortlists

Winners to be announced through an on-ground event on 30 November

Nov 14, 2022 08:15:00 AM | Article | Campaign India Team

Since the early 1990s, the Agency of the Year Awards have existed to recognise inspiring leadership, management excellence, outstanding business performance, and overall achievements in advertising and brand communications. The competition recognises excellence in local markets through five seperate regional competitions, plus the APAC and Network of the Year awards.
 
Below are the shortlists for the South Asia leg of the 2022 edition of the awards.
 
The winners will be announced through an on-ground event in Mumbai on 30 November, for which tickets can be purchased here. For more details contact Dinika Tahilramani.
 
AGENCY CATEGORIES
CategoryAgency ID
India Creative Agency of the YearBBDO INDIASA01.385721
Leo Burnett IndiaSA01.384439
OgilvySA01.384791
TBWA IndiaSA01.384101
Pakistan Creative Agency of the YearGolden CircleSA02.383837
IAL Saatchi & SaatchiSA02.384208
Ogilvy PakistanSA02.385149
Rest of South Asia Creative Agency of the YearMagic MangoSA03.386079
MullenLowe Sri LankaSA03.384908
Phoenix OgilvySA03.383532
SHIFT INTEGRATED SA03.385606
India Digital Agency of the YearFamous InnovationsSA04.386583
KinnectSA04.384205
Mindshare IndiaSA04.385717
OgilvySA04.384793
WavemakerSA04.386402
Pakistan Digital Agency of the YearDigitz-DigitasSA05.384210
Golden CircleSA05.383838
Mindshare PakistanSA05.386285
Ogilvy PakistanSA05.385153
Synite DigitalSA05.386299
Rest of South Asia Digital Agency of the YearISOBAR Sri LankaSA06.383159
Mindshare BangladeshSA06.385635
Mindshare Sri LankaSA06.385685
Ogilvy Digital Sri LankaSA06.385743
WavemakerSA06.385139
India Media Agency of the YearCaratSA07.385373
Initiative IndiaSA07.385044
Lodestar UMSA07.385045
Mediacom, GroupMSA07.386475
Mindshare IndiaSA07.385144
WavemakerSA07.386430
Pakistan Media Agency of the YearBrainchild Communications PakistanSA08.386564
Mindshare PakistanSA08.386273
mSIX&PartnersSA08.385621
OMDSA08.384933
Rest of South Asia Media Agency of the YearDentsu Grant Sri LankaSA09.386366
Mindshare BangladeshSA09.385476
Mindshare Sri LankaSA09.385660
Phoenix O&MSA09.384722
Third Shift Media - Sri LankaSA09.385140
WavemakerSA09.385958
India PR Agency of the YearAvian WESA10.383910
MSL INDIASA10.385128
Value 360 CommunicationsSA10.385493
Pakistan PR Agency of the Year No Shortlist
Rest of South Asia PR  Agency of the Year No Shortlist
CategoryAgencyBrandID
South Asia Agency Marketer Partnership of the YearBBDO INDIAP&GSA13.385723
Leo Burnett IndiaP&G WhisperSA13.384464
Leo Burnett IndiaSpotify IndiaSA13.384465
Mindshare IndiaMeeshoSA13.385702
Mindshare IndiaThe Walt Disney CompanySA13.386169
South Asia B2B Marketing Agency of the YearTo be announced
South Asia B2C Marketing Agency of the YearTo be announced
CategoryAgencyMarketID
South Asia Best CultureFamous InnovationsIndiaSA16.386585
GroupMIndiaSA16.385819
Interactive AvenuesIndiaSA16.385200
MindshareIndiaSA16.385776
White Rivers MediaIndiaSA16.385745
South Asia Best Place to WorkEssenceIndiaSA17.384947
GroupMIndiaSA17.385796
Interactive Avenues IndiaSA17.385198
Synergy DenstuIndiaSA17.386308
White Rivers MediaIndiaSA17.385666
South Asia Boutique Agency of the YearBoutique Agency NetworkSri LankaSA18.385309
Centrick Marketing SolutionsIndiaSA18.383178
Golden CirclePakistanSA18.383839
South Asia Brand Design Agency of the YearCONRAN DESIGN GROUP MUMBAIIndiaSA19.386064
Famous InnovationsIndiaSA19.386588
Landor & FitchIndiaSA19.384732
South Asia Brand Experience Agency of the YearActivemediaPakistanSA20.383196
Dialogue FactoryIndiaSA20.385047
South Asia Consultancy of the YearCX Practice at MerkleIndiaSA21.386321
Edelman IndiaIndiaSA21.383733
ITW CatalystIndiaSA21.386147
MindshareIndiaSA21.385555
Quantum Consumer Solutions, IndiaIndiaSA21.384887
South Asia Content Marketing Agency of the YearTo be announced
South Asia Customer Engagement Agency of the YearNo shortlist
South Asia Data Analytics Agency of the Yeardentsu XIndiaSA24.386131
HAVAS MEDIA GROUP INDIAIndiaSA24.386387
MindshareIndiaSA24.385207
South Asia E-commerce Agency of the Year of the YearInteractive Avenues IndiaSA25.385218
Mindshare IndiaIndiaSA25.385756
South Asia Event Marketing Agency of the YearActivemediaPakistanSA26.383197
SHOBIZ HAVASIndiaSA26.385697
South Asia Independent Agency of the YearFamous InnovationsIndiaSA27.386584
Golden CirclePakistanSA27.383840
Outreach NepalNepalSA27.384750
SoCheersIndiaSA27.385779
White Rivers MediaIndiaSA27.385811
South Asia Influencer Marketing Agency of the YearKinnectIndiaSA28.384204
White Rivers MediaIndiaSA28.385808
South Asia Integrated Marketing Agency of the YearBBDO INDIAIndiaSA29.385728
HAVAS GROUP INDIAIndiaSA29.385775
ITW UniverseIndiaSA29.386360
KinnectIndiaSA29.384014
Mindshare IndiaIndiaSA29.385145
South Asia Market Research Agency of the YearNo Shortlist
South Asia Performance Agency of the YearInteractive AvenuesIndiaSA31.385217
Mindshare IndiaIndiaSA31.385755
South Asia Production Company of the YearTo be announced
South Asia Programmatic Agency of the YearMindshare IndiaIndiaSA33.385757
XaxisIndiaSA33.384348
South Asia Social Media Agency of the YearTo be announced
South Asia Specialist Agency of the YearCore Media PakistanPakistanSA35.383264
Fractal Ink Design StudioIndiaSA35.384017
HAVAS LIFE SORENTOIndiaSA35.386395
Kinetic India & PakistanPakistanSA35.385151
White Rivers MediaIndiaSA35.385809
South Asia Talent Development Program of the YearGroupMIndiaSA36.385795
HAVAS GROUP INDIAIndiaSA36.385738
PEOPLE CATEGORIES
CategoryAgency/CompanyNominee/TeamID
South Asia Account Person of the Year No Shortlist
South Asia Agency Head of the YearCaratAnita KotwaniSA38.385385
Famous InnovationsRaj KambleSA38.386586
HAVAS GROUP INDIARANA BARUASA38.386412
FCB Group IndiaRohit OhriSA38.384388
BBDO INDIASuraja KishoreSA38.385718
South Asia Channel/Engagement Planner of the YearMindshareBaljeet SinghSA39.385484
Mindshare IndiaGeetika ChadhaSA39.385290
MindshareJugal KathuriaSA39.385170
WavemakerSejal LodayaSA39.386290
Mindshare IndiaShubham NagSA39.385154
South Asia Corporate Communications/Marketing Team of the YearTo be announced
South Asia Creative Person of the YearBBDO INDIAHemant ShringySA41.385715
Leo Burnett IndiaRajdeepak dasSA41.384462
South Asia New Business Development Team of the YearBBDO INDIABBDO DelhiSA42.385956
CaratCarat New Business StrategySA42.385392
HAVAS WORLDWIDE INDIAHAVAS WORLDWIDE INDIA NEW BUSINESS TEAMSA42.386207
mSIX&PartnersmSIX&PartnersSA42.385625
Mindshare IndiaNew Business Development TeamSA42.385672
South Asia Producer of the YearNo Shortlist
South Asia Strategic/Brand Planner of the YearWavemakerAdhir AnandSA44.386310
Wavemaker IndiaIndranil BanerjeeSA44.385686
HAVAS MEDIA GROUP INDIASANCHITA ROYSA44.386379
Wavemaker IndiaSanthosh DoddaSA44.385159
Wavemaker Vinita ShrivastavSA44.386292
South Asia Young Achiever of the YearGroupMClement LewisSA45.385793
GroupMHarita DesaiSA45.386053
BBDO INDIAHarshil ShahSA45.385731
MindshareTanya AgarwalSA45.385658
South Asia Young Business Leader of the YearFamous InnovationsMithila SarafSA46.386587
MindsharePuja S ChauhanSA46.385746
MindshareSanaa JummalSA46.385158
South Asia Marketer of the YearTo be announced
CategoryBrandMarketID
South Asia Brand of the YearBoostIndiaSA48.385769
Disney+ HotstarIndiaSA48.385740
P&GIndiaSA48.385720

 

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.

 

See more Agency of the Year coverage here.