The Out of home award 2015 from Gewista for the most creative Out of Home-creation in Austria has been awarded on the 3rd of may at the Novomatic Forum award ceremony.
For the 16th time the Out of Home award was awarded for outstanding creative achievements of the Austrian advertising industry. The ceremonial awarding of the most creative advertisement in the categories of poster, city light, rolling board, culture, transport media, billboard, innovative & ambient media as well as digital media took place in the course of the ‘night of winners' in the Novomatic Forum. For the first time a special award was given to long-time customers.
The guests were welcomed in the usual tradition by host Gewista CEO KR Karl Javurek. Afterwards Karl Hohenlohe led an entertaining and varied evening, finishing with an exclusive gala dinner. Responsible for the musical entertainment this time were “The Italian Tenors” as well as Jazz deluxe with “Holy Moly”.
The highlight of the evening, to which only the winners, clients and their agencies were invited, was the presentation of Out of Home Awards 2015 in 8 categories. From the classic poster on the City Light to Digital Media, the most creative campaigns and ads in the run were awarded gold, silver and bronze by a distinguished jury.
Gewista CEO KR Karl Javurek on the adjudication of the subjects and the successful award ceremony: “Today it was once again a joyful challenge, to choose the winner of the Out of Home-Awards from the 3.100 advertisements of the previous year. With the awarding of this prize we wish to honour the outstanding achievements, which the Austrian advertising and creative branch delivers in the Out of Home area, in an expressive setting at the ‘night of winners’ in the Novomatic Forum. For the first time in the course of the award ceremony a special award has been presented to long term customers, TICHY, the creators of the iced apricot dumplings, whos posters every year are a piece of art in themselves. We look forward to seeing you again soon with all the winners and friends of Gewista on 31st May at the Gewista Billboard Party, held traditionally in the courtyard of the Vienna City Hall, and now also at the Out of Home Award 2016."
The overall winners of all eight categories: Gold has been awarded from Gewista CEO KR Karl Javurek to A1 Telecom Austria AG (D.N.S./OmniMedia GmbH) for the digital media spot “Xmas Mobile iPhone 6s” Silver went to the Innovative & Ambient Media production on the rolling board for ”MINI Traffic Lights” of MINI Austria (Demner, Merlicek & Bergmann/Initiative Media) and bronze has been awarded to the poster advertisments “MINI Austria (Demner, Merlicek & Bergmann/Initiative Media) and bronze has been awarded to the poster advertisments "Umurkn/ Radi/ Grei/ Krautschädl/ Opfl“ of the campaign "Da komm ich her“ from Delikatessa GmbH/Rewe International (Demner, Merlicek und Bergmann/OMD).