Following two days of judging, 635 entries from 103 agencies were whittled down to 85 finalists from 35 agencies.
The finalists, including Craik Jones Watson Mitchell Voelkel, Harrison Troughton Wunderman, Watson Phillips Norman, Tullo Marshall Warren and Euro RSCG, will compete across 18 categories including best art direction; best use of direct mail to consumers, best use of direct mail business to business; and best integrated campaign.
The judging panel was chaired by Ian Haworth, the executive creative director of WWAV Rapp Collins. This year's judges include Steve Aldridge from Partners Andrews Aldridge; Proximity's Chris Thomas; OgilvyOne's Rory Sutherland; Rapier's John Townshend; Claydon Heeley Jones Mason's Peter Harle and Jack Nolan from Arc.
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