The Advertising Club Bangalore, the body that conducts annual awards in communication and media under the name and style of Big Bang Awards has announced an extension in its dates for receiving entries from agencies across the country. The last date for receiving entries for the Big Bang Awards has been extended till the May 10,2011. The awards will take place on June 3, 2011.
Projected as the “Awards for Excellence in Communication and Media”, the Big Bang Awards have introduced three new categories; mobiles, PR and health care.
Commenting on the addition of the three new categories, Prateek Srivastava, president, The Ad Club, Bangalore, said, “The Big Bang Awards present a platform to give an impetus to creativity across all levels. The advertising industry is teeming with talent and amazing work and there is a need for it to be seen by all. Through these awards we aim to recognise and infuse fresh thinking and nurture the seed of creativity that is growing among people. The introduction of the three new categories makes the Big Bang Awards bigger this year.”
The Big Bang awards this year will feature eight types of awards for advertising within the Mobile category. Distinguishing PR efforts, internal and external, will be recognised and honoured at the awards. The evolution of specialised health communication specialists brings about the introduction of this category in the awards this time. The Ad club Bangalore has also instituted an award for young achievers (creative persons under 30).
For further details, log on to www.adclubbangalore.net.