Press Release


Press Release

FROM: London International Awards

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

THE 20TH ANNUAL LONDON INTERNATIONAL AWARDS
ANNOUNCES 1,609 FINALISTS

COMPLETE LIST POSTED ON LIAAWARDS.COM

(October 19th 2005)- - The 2005 London International Awards honouring Advertising, Design and Interactive Media have received a staggering 16,686 entries from 79 countries. The total number of finalists is 1,609. A complete list of Finalists with credits is posted on www.liaawards.com. Winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony on November 7th at the Hammersmith Palais.

Barbara Levy, CEO & President of the London International Awards says; “Without a doubt, this year has been one of the toughest to judge. We have had a steady increase in the number of entries from around the world and are excited by the pool of entries we have received from emerging markets. As the competition escalates so does the level of global creative excellence.”

For more information, please contact London International Awards at +44 (0) 1480 896 638.

FINALISTS

TOTAL NUMBER OF FINALISTS IN ALL MEDIA – 1,609

BELOW THE LINE/COLLATERAL ENTRIES - 972
BELOW THE LINE/COLLATERAL FINALISTS - 174

INTEGRATED MEDIA ENTRIES – 77
INTEGRATED MEDIA FINALISTS - 11

INTERACTIVE MEDIA ENTRIES – 949
INTERACTIVE MEDIA FINALISTS - 179

PACKAGE DESIGN ENTRIES – 579
PACKAGE DESIGN FINALISTS - 100

POSTER & OUTDOOR ENTRIES – 2,774
POSTER & OUTDOOR FINALISTS - 248

PRINT ENTRIES – 6,344
PRINT FINALISTS - 412

RADIO ENTRIES – 947
RADIO FINALISTS - 156

TELEVISION/CINEMA ENTRIES – 4,044
TELEVISION/CINEMA FINALISTS - 329