Zehnder Wins 30 Awards, ‘Best of Show’ at Annual Addy Award Competition
Several Staff Members Also Honored as Ad Persons of the Year
NEW ORLEANS – Zehnder Communications, a full-service advertising agency, won 14 gold and 16 silver Addy awards in addition to Best of Show honors in the local chapter of the American Advertising Federation’s annual competition. Several Zehnder staff members were honored as persons of the year in their individual fields.
Zehnder’s work for The Times Picayune-Nola.com was one of the most decorated projects in this year’s awards, picking up a total of 21 gold and silver awards for print, TV, online and outdoor ads. In addition, print ads for the client won Best of Show.
Zehnder won additional awards for its work with Superior Honda, Gulf Coast Seafood and Visit South Walton, which promotes tourism in Walton County, Fla.
Zehnder staff members honored as ad persons of the year were:
- Blake Killian, Social Media Person of the Year
- Kate Lundin, Media Person of the Year
- Mike Rainey, Creative Services-Art Director-Copywriter Person of the Year
- Nick Payne, Project Management-Production Coordinator of the Year
“The talent in New Orleans is truly incredible. Our fellow agencies produce amazing work, year after year,” said Rainey, Zehnder’s chief creative officer. “That’s why we’re so honored by Zehnder’s performance in this year’s awards.”
Zehnder Communications is a fully integrated advertising agency providing a wide range of services, including strategic marketing, public relations, media placement, creative services, social media, interactive design and programming. With offices in Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Nashville, the agency has been serving the greater Southeast region for 18 years.