22nd Annual London International Awards
Announces its 2007 Winners by Country

Dated 12th November 2007



Press Release: Germany

FROM: London International Awards
www.liaawards.com

Rubenstein Associates, New York
Susan Weingram + 1 212 843-8056 / + 1 917-903-5280
sweingram@rubenstein.com

NORDPOL + HAMBURG WINS THREE GOLD STATUES FOR TELEVISION/CINEMA AT PRESTIGIOUS LONDON INTERNATIONAL AWARDS 2007

11 German Entries from 19 German Companies Win Gold Statues, 41 Win Silver
 
(London, November 12, 2007) – Nordpol + Hamburg was the big German Winner at the 2007 London International Awards held at the Hippodrome this evening. Their Television/Cinema commercial, “Power Of Wind”, won three Gold Statues in the categories of Direction Visual, New Broadcast-Director and Utilities. They were also awarded another Statue, a Silver, for Direction Visual for their Renault Television/Cinema spot “Ballet”.

In total, there were 19 German companies that were recognized for their superior entries. Now in its 22nd year, the London International Awards honours excellence in Advertising, Design and Digital Media.

52 entries from Germany have been chosen as Gold and Silver Statue Winners in the medium of Print, Digital Media, Design, Television/Cinema, Package Design, Poster & Outdoor and Radio. 185 entries in total from Germany reached Finalist status.

The nineteen companies that won Gold and Silver Statues include:  
.start– one Gold Statue and one Silver in Television/Cinema
BBDO Düsseldorf– one Gold Statue in Print and one Silver Statue in Poster & Outdoor
BBDO Stuttgart– two Silver Statues in Design and one Silver Statue in Print
DDB Berlin- one Silver Statue in Print, five Silver Statues in Television/Cinema
DDB Düsseldorf – one Silver Statue in Poster & Outdoor, one Silver Statue in Print
Grabarz & Partner- one Silver Statue in Print, one Silver Statue in Television/Cinema
HEIMAT, Berlin- a Silver Statue in Television/Cinema
Jung von Matt- one Silver in Poster & Outdoor, one Gold Statue and one Silver Statue in Print, three Silver Statues in Television/Cinema
Jung von Matt , Hamburg- one Gold Statue in Print, two Silver Statues in Radio
kempertrautmann- one Silver Statue in Print
Leagas Delaney Hamburg- one Gold Statue and one Silver Statue in Radio
Nordpol+ Hamburg- three Gold Statues and one Silver Statue in Television/Cinema
Ogilvy Frankfurt- one Gold Statue in Print
RTS Rieger Team- one Silver Statue in Package Design
Scholz & Friends- one Gold Statue and one Silver Statue in Design, five Silver Statues in Poster & Outdoor, one Silver Statue in Print and one Silver Statue in Radio
Scholz & Volkmer- one Silver Statue in Digital Media
Serviceplan München/Hamburg- one Gold Statue in Design, one Silver Statue in Design and one Silver Statue in Radio
Strichpunkt- two Silver Statues in Design
Young & Rubicam- one Silver Statue in Print

Of the 17,660 submissions, only eight percent (6%) reached Finalist status. Of those elite selections, 1.4% attained Silver status and only 0.5% were awarded Gold Statues. The vast number of submissions reflects the prestige and explosive growth of the London International Awards since its inception in 1986 when 2,600 submissions were considered. 

"Every year, Germany raises the creative bar. Not just in terms of ideas but execution as well,” said Barbara Levy, President of London International Awards. In fact, this year, they have winning work that is the talk of the creative community around the world.”

A complete list of finalists and winners can be viewed at London International Awards’ website, www.liaawards.com. To obtain high-resolution images, an FTP site is available. For further information, please contact Susan Weingram at (212) 843-8056 or sweingram@rubenstein.com or Andrea Sioris at (212) 843-9368 or asioris@rubenstein.com.