Campaign India Team
Apr 14, 2014

Pepper Awards 2014: Stark Communications is Agency of the Year

Radio Mango crowned Advertiser of the Year; Nirvana Films is Production House of the Year

Pepper Awards 2014: Stark Communications is Agency of the Year

Winners of the Pepper Awards 2014 organised by the Ad Club Cochin were announced at a ceremony on 11 April.

Stark Communications emerged Agency of the Year. Radio Mango was crowned Advertiser of the Year, while Nirvana Films was Production House of the Year.

The jury comprised Priti Nair, director, Curry Nation; Raj Nair, CCO, BMB India and Pratap Suthan, managing partner, Bang in the Middle.

The awards were segmented as ‘Kerala Specific’ and ‘Open Category’.

(To be updated)


Finalist - Central Advertising (Seematti)

Bronze - Ad India (Kerala Tourism)

-          Radio Mango (Radio Mango)

-          P (X)  (Flavours)


Radio Craft - Voice Pefrormance

Bronze - Radio Mango (DC International Book Fest)

Silver - Club FM (Raga Rama Iyer)

-          Club FM (Bhag Milka Bhag)

Gold - Club FM (Vishwamitrante Katha)

-          Club FM (Fun Trailor)


Film Craft - Editing

Bronze - Nirvana Films (Frooti)

Silver - Be Positive 24 (Hi – Style)

Film Craft – Special Effects

Silver - Be Positive 24 (Hi – Style)

-          Nirvana Films (Madhya Pradesh)


Film Craft - Animation

Bronze - Black Box Films (

Silver - Nirvana Films (Vodafone)

Film Craft - Cinematography

Bronze - Black Box Films (GRT Jewellers)

Silver - Nirvana Films (Madhya Pradesh)

-          Nirvana Films (Engage)


Film Craft – Sound Design

Bronze - Black Box Films (The Hindu)

Gold - Nirvana Films (Titan)

Film Craft – Production Design

Silver - Push (Kalyan Jewellers)

Gold - Nirvana Films (Madhya Pradesh)

Film Craft – Original Music Score

Finalist - Nirvana Films (Vodafone)

Silver - Nirvana Films (Madhya Pradesh)

Gold - Nirvana Films (Frooti)

Film Craft - Direction

Finalist - Black Box Films (GRT Jewellers)

-           Nirvana Films (Engage)

Bronze - Nirvana Films (Madhya Pradesh)

Silver - Nirvana Films (Titan)

-          Push (Kalyan Jewellers)

Gold - Nirvana Films (Frooti)

Viral Advertisements

Bronze - Feswa (Billroth Hospital)

Silver - The Communication Central (Boost)

-          Nicheminds (Wipro)

-          Maitri Advertising (Kappa TV)


Public Service – Poster Campaign

Finalist - Stark Communications (Music for Peace)

Public Service – Poster Single

Bronze - Be Positive 24 (KG Builders)

Public Service – Press Single

Silver - Blacksheep (Hopeopathy)

Design - Package Design

Silver - Thoughtblurb (Down to earth)

-          Thoughtblurb         (Sprig)


-          P (X)            (Kinvah)


Design – Product Brochure

Finalist - Idiom (Unique Infoways)

-          Thousand Suns (Bogineni)

-          Breakthrough (SFS)

Bronze - Be Positive 24 (Influence)

Design - Corporate Brochure

Finalist - Disha Communications (Puthuyugam)

Bronze - Saatchi & Saatchi (Century)

Design - Logo

Finalist - Be Positive 24 (Quote Café)

-          Watercrab    (Craftizen)

Bronze - Idiom (Komet)

-          Thoughtblurb (Sprig)

-          Firewood (Ela)

Silver - The Local Network (Music Craft)

-          Be Positive 24     (Dream Factory)


Direct Mailer - Campaign

Bronze - Banana Brand Works (EO Chennai)

Direct Mailer - Single

Bronze - P (X) (Shringsr Bindi)

-          The Communication Central (Akshaya)

-          The Local Network (Radio Mango)

Gold     - Banana Brand Works (Banana Brand Works)

Direct Mailer - Calendar

Bronze - The Local Network (Radio Mango)

-          P(X)   (Mansi)

Silver - P (X) (Kinvah)

Collateral – Poster Campaign

Bronze - McCannn Erickson (Lancor)

Gold    - Feswa (Aroi)

Integrated Brand Campaign

Bronze - Banana Brand Works (Krishnavillasam)

Silver - Push (Kalyan Jewellers)

Cyber - Website

Bronze - Blacksheep Advertising (Navaneetha School)

Illustration Campaign

Finalist - Stark Communications (Eram Scientific)

Bronze - P (X) (Angadi Galleria)

Silver - Stark Communications (Kerala Tourism)

Illustration Single

Finalist - McCann Erickson (Skore Condoms)

Bronze - McCann Erickson (Skore Nights)

Silver - Stark Communications (Karnataka Tourism)

Gold - Feswa (Aroi)

Art Direction - Campaign

Finalist - McCann Erickson (Skore Condoms)

-          Stark Communications (Kerala Tourism)

Bronze - McCann Erickson (Lancor)

Silver - Stark Communications (Kerala Tourism)

Art Direction Single

Bronze - Stark Communications (Kerala Tourism)

-          Stark Communications (Malayala Manorama)

Silver - Stark Communications (Kerala Tourism)

Gold - Feswa (Aroi)

-          The Local Network (Radio Mango)


Copywriting Campaign

Finalist - McCann Erickson (Under the Table)

Copywriting Single

Finalist - Stark Communications (Stark Communications)

Bronze - Be Positive 24 (KG Builders)

Gold - The Local Network (Radio Mango)

Typography Single

Finalist - Watercrab (Divyasree)

Bronze - Thought Factory Design (T – Shirt)

Silver - Thought Factory Design (Wedding Invitation)

Photography Campaign

Finalist - Stark Communications (Kerala Tourism)

Silver - Stark Communications (Kerala Tourism)

Photography Single

Bronze - Banana Brand Works (VBJ)
              - K Mathew Mathan (Portfolio)

Silver - Mr. Varun, The photographer (Purity)

-          Stark Communications (Karnataka Tourism)

Radio - Campaign

Bronze - Radio Mango (DC International Book Fest)

-          Radio Mango (Respect Women)

Silver - Radio Mango (Kerala Piravi)

-          Radio Mango (April Fool Day)

Radio Single

Bronze - Radio Mango (DC International Book Fest)

-          Radio Mango (DC International Book Fest)

Silver - Radio Mango (DC International Book Fest)

-          Club FM (Ithenthu Koothu)

Outdoor Ambient

Finalist - P (X) (Veg Club)

Silver    - P (X) (Medihope Hospital)

Outdoor Hoarding Campaign

Bronze - Stark Communications (Kerala Tourism)

Silver    - P (X)   (Angadi Galleria)

Corporate AV

Silver -Metal Communication (Georoof)

TV Campaign

Bronze - Maitri Advertising (Vasan Eye Care Hospital)

            -  Black Box Films (Sun Direct)

TV Single

Finalist - Push (Kalyan Jewellers)

              -  Dentsu (Jos Alukkas)

             -  Fifth Estate (RMKV)

Bronze - Push (Kalyan Jewellers)

             -  Black Box Films (Chennai Super Kings)

             -  Black Box Films (The Hindu)

             -  Black Box Films (Milk Bikkis)

             -  Black Box Films (GRT Jewellers)

Gold - Stark Communications (Asianet News)

Press Campaign B/W

Finalist - McCann Erickson (Skore Condoms)

Press Single B/W

Finalist - Stark Communications (Stark Communications)

Press Campaign - Colour

Finalist - McCann Erickson (Under the Table)

Bronze - McCann Erickson (Pondichery Yoga)

              -  Stark Communications (Kerala Tourism)

             -   Stark Communications (Kerala Tourism)

Silver - Thoughtblurb (Afternoon Despatch Courier)

Gold - McCann Erickson (Lancor)

Press Single Colour

Finalist - Turrino Advertising (Ramada Resorts)

Bronze - McCannn Erickson (Skore Condoms)

-          McCann Erickson (Skore Condoms)

-          Stark Communications (Kerala Tourism)

-          Stark Communications (Kerala Tourism)

-          Push (A1 Chips)

Silver - Thoughtblurb (Down to Earth Green Tea)

Special Jury Award for Excellence in Print Production


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