2017 ADDY WINNERS
2016 - 2017 addy winners
PROFESSIONAL WINNERS: SPECIAL AWARDS
BEST OF SHOW
STUDENT WINNERS: SPECIAL AWARDS
BEST OF INTERACTIVE
Branded Content & Entertainment - Non-Broadcast
Greater FTL Conventions and Visitors Bureau
Other / Various Marketing Presentation
Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau
2017 EdgeWater Catalog
2017 addy JUDGES
Kevin Taylor, Associate Creative Director
Kevin Taylor is an award winning Associate Creative Director, who has worked in the advertising industry for over 18 years at some of the top advertising agencies in the country.
His work has been recognized by Cannes, ADWEEK's Project Isaac: Class of Genius Creations, The One Show, FWA, Jay Chiat Award and the National Addy's. His work has also been published in The One Show Volume 36, Print Regional Design Annual, Gallery The World’s Best Graphics, International Editions Vol 02 & 03 and FIRE IT UP Restaurant Brands that Blaze. When he's not working, he's traveling the globe, trying to complete his bucket list of visiting every country that ends in "land."
Sheri Kaufmann, Creative Director and Copywriter
Sheri is an award-winning copywriter and creative director with almost twenty years of experience in the digital marketing space.
Currently a freelance writer and content strategy consultant, Sheri spent 15 years at Digitas where she was a creative director on brands like Tide, Saab, AT&T, and American Express. She was also the Boston office creative lead for the agency’s Mobile and Social Practices. Prior to that she was a senior digital copywriter Arnold Worldwide.
Over her career, Sheri’s work has been recognized internationally. Awards include Cannes Cyber Lions, Cannes Direct Lions, One Show, Communication Arts, Echo, Effie, MIXX, The FWA, Adtech, WMA, BIMA, MITX, Hatch, NEDMA, and New York Festivals.
Karl Strauch, Vice President of Brand Development & Strategic Alliances
A dynamic brand marketer, idea generator, strategist, award-winning creative writer and executive project manager, Karl develops programs that build brand value around Port Tampa Bay, positively impacting the Port’s target audiences with the goal of gaining market share and increasing revenue. His role in short is to change the current perception and raise the profile of the Port. He provides creative but pragmatic, thoughtful & actionable marketing solutions to business objectives.
Awards: District & Local ADDY’s (including Best of Show and Best of the Bay awards [Tampa]), Tellys, AMA and Industry Specific Honors including the Georgia Governor’s choice award from the Dept. of Community Affairs for best Downtown District Campaign 2009.