For Immediate Release

SHALMOR/AVNON AMICHAY/ Y & R WINS FINALIST STATUS AT PRESTIGIOUS LONDON INTERNATIONAL AWARDS 2008

(London, November 10, 2008) – Shalmor Avnon Amichay/ Y & R won a Finalist at the London International Awards 2008. Now in its 23rd year, London International Awards continues to honour excellence in advertising, design and digital media.

Shalmor Avnon Amichay's entry Orange Communications 'Text Messaging' was awarded Finalist status in Utilities, Print.

Of the 17,969 submissions, only 5% reached Finalist status. The vast number of submissions reflects the prestige and explosive growth of London International Awards since its inception in 1986 when 2,600 submissions were judged.

"Print is an extremely competitive category. We get a lot of good work every year and the judges keep raising the bar," said Barbara Levy, President of London International Awards. "The work has to be extremely good not to be passed over by the judges."

For ticket reservations and a complete list of Finalists, please visit the London International Awards' website, www.liaawards.com.Silver, Gold, and Grand Prize Winners will be announced at the London International Awards Show in London on 10 November.

For Further Information, Please Contact:
Bee Lee +44 7702 555 441 / +1 646 346 4087
beelee@liaawards.com
Vivian Santora +1 917 612 7358
Vivian@liaawards.com