2016 Categories

In-house Creative Teams are invited to submit examples of work into one or more of the following categories:

  • branding (incl. logo, letterhead, brand standards; identity program)

  • interactive (incl. websites, apps, user interface)

  • promotion (incl. social media, advertising, posters, invitations, direct mail)

  • print & digital publications (incl. newsletters, reports, brochures, books, ebooks, e-newsletters)
  • packaging

  • environmental (incl. signs, wayfinding, tradeshow booths, vehicle wraps, exhibits)

  • film & video (incl. presentations, motion graphics)

  • misc (incl. infographics, apparel, labels)
  • cross-media campaign/program (work across 3 or more media)

  • transformative design - where a piece of communication is submitted before and after the project taken on by the in-house group


Design firms, photographers, illustrators or other creative communications professional are also invited to submit in our category of creative collaboration, where an internal creative team worked with external communications professionals. 

In addition to Awards across categories, recognition will also be provided to outstanding creative teams working for organizations that fall into the following sectors:

  • Financial/Professional Services
  • Institutional (incl. educational, healthcare, religious)
  • Tech/IT Sector
  • Public Sector (incl. all levels of government, charities, non-profits)
  • Resources (incl. energy, mining, agricultural)
  • Retail/Consumer Goods Sector
  • Sports/Entertainment Sector
  • Travel/Tourism Sector