Summit Awards – International Advertising Creative Award recognizing creativity from less-than-huge agencies.


Honoring the best web, design, video, advertising, interactive,

mobile & social marketing from creative agencies worldwide.


25-Years Recognizing and Celebrating Exceptional Creativity.

2018 Top Summit Creative Award Winners

July 13, 2018

Agency 59 – Best of Show Video

Agency 59 Toronto, ON – Canada Category: Not-for-profit Video Title: National Cupcake Day Client: BCSPCA Award: Best of Show Video “We were asked by our not-for-profit […]
July 20, 2018

Tom, Dick & Harry Creative Co. – Judges Choice

Tom, Dick & Harry Creative Co. Chicago IL – USA Category: Poster Title: State Of Relief – Pool Client: Cresco Labs Award: Judges Choice
July 13, 2018

Art Fresh Inc. – Best of Show Redesign

Art Fresh Inc. Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island– Canada Category: Complete Rebrand/Redesign Title: Rupture Seal Client: The Rupture Seal Company Award: Best of Show Redesign RuptureSeal™ is […]
July 13, 2018

Tango Creative Group – Best of Show Campaign

Tango Creative Group Windsor, Ontario – Canada Category: Print Advertising B2B Campaign Title: “More in Every Drive” – Volkswagen of America – Best of Show Campaign VW […]
July 13, 2018

Aasman Brand Communications – Best of Show Public Service

Aasman Brand Communications Whitehorse, Yukon – Canada Category: Public Service Campaign Title: Let’s make it easier Client: Yukon Government, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Society Yukon, Child Development Centre […]
July 13, 2018

Emakina – Best of Show Industry Specific Marketing

Emakina Brussels – Belgium Category: Non-Profit Marketing Title: Feeding the Solidarity Client: Belgian Foodbanks – Voedselbanken – Banques Alimentaires Award: Best of Show Industry Specific Marketing In […]
July 20, 2018

Tom, Dick & Harry Creative Co. – Judges Choice

Tom, Dick & Harry Creative Co. Chicago IL – USA Category: Poster Title: State Of Relief – PBJ Sandwich Client: Cresco Labs Award: Judges Choice
July 7, 2018

Shung Shung – Best of Show Design

Shung Shung Chicago, IL – United States Category: Package Design Title: 2017 Playing Card Collection Day Deck Client: Samsung Electronics Canada Award: Best of Show Design […]
July 13, 2018
Summit Creative Award Best of Show Winner Rich Media

Rich Media – Best of Show Interactive

Rich Media Toronto, ON – Canada Category: Microsite Title: Samsung Tablet Selector Client: Samsung Electronics Canada Award: Best of Show Interactive In a technology crowded world […]


2018 Call for Entries

Marketing and advertising are about creativity and effectively executing a client's objectives.

This competition gives your firm the opportunity to submit a strategy and constraints, paired with creative samples, to demonstrate the thinking behind your creative. With this insight, experienced industry professionals put themselves into the position of the target audience and determine to what degree the execution was effective in reaching its goal.

Standard entry fees in effect.

2018 Call for Entries

This award identifies the Visionaries, Innovators, and Leaders that are pushing the bounds of the communication badlands. Prove your standing on the global stage by introducing new methods, techniques and audience involvement.

Standard entry fees in effect.


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  • Marketing Effectiveness Award

    October 19, 2018 Entry Deadline
  • Emerging Media Award

    November 9, 2018 Entry Deadline
  • Summit Creative Award

    April 29, 2019 Entry Deadline

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  • Lara August | Owner
    We are honored to receive this level of international recognition. So many other marketing and advertising awards are entirely subjective. The Summit MEAs are different because winners are selected based on results, which is also how we evaluate the effectiveness of the work we do for our clients.
    Lara August | Owner
    Robot Creative
  • Kevin Hourigan | President and CEO
    Winning a Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award is a serious accomplishment requiring demonstration of proven results.
    Kevin Hourigan | President and CEO
    Bayshore Solutions
  • Josh London | Chief Marketing Officer
    Winning a Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award is wonderful recognition of the successful work we’ve done to develop new branding that truly reflects IDG’s strengths globally.
    Josh London | Chief Marketing Officer
  • Stephanie Crockett | Senior Vice President
    We’re honored to receive a Silver Summit Award and elated that our work is being celebrated by our clients and the industry.
    Stephanie Crockett | Senior Vice President
    Eric Mower + Associates
  • Nicole Hanusek | Owner
    We are honored to accept this award, as it is a culmination of all of our hard work as a team. Go, team!
    Nicole Hanusek | Owner
    Smack Happy Design
  • Vintage Foster | President
    This was our first time winning a Summit Creative Award. We’re extremely honored to be awarded, for the competition in this awards program runs deep.
    Vintage Foster | President
    AMF Media Group
  • mirrored-media
    We are honored and thrilled by the recognition of this award. Working on this campaign was not only a great experience but also one that yielded some game-changing results. We can't wait to go back at it.
    Justin Lefkovitch | Founder and CEO
    Mirrored Media

Winners Brag

Summit Award Winners

Mindshape Creative Brand Marketing

Print Advertising – Business to Business Campaign Mindshape Creative Brand Marketing / Oakville, Ontario – Canada Title: “Kruger Products Air Dryer Positioning Campaign” – Judges Choice
2017 Summit Creative Award


Signage 32 MARS / Quebec, Ontario – Canada Title: “Outdoor yoga” – Best of Show Print

Agency 59

Integrated Campaign – Consumer Agency 59 / Toronto, Ontario – Canada Title: “Silk’n not shaven” – Best of Show Campaign


Ambient/Environmental SOMMER+SOMMER Stuttgart, Baden-Wurttemberg – Germany Title: “PEFC Forest of Wishes” – Judges Choice

BANG! creative – strategy by design

Logo Design BANG! creative – strategy by design / Milton, Ontario – Canada Title: “Norris Electrical Logo” – Best of Show Design

AdMaki Creative

Complete Rebrand/Redesign AdMaki Creative / Bragg Creek, Alberta – Canada Title: “Veritas” – Best of Show Redesign/Rebrand  

HeBS Digital

Travel/Tourism/Nature Website HeBS Digital / New York, NY – United States Title: “LUMA Hotel Times Square” – Best of Show Interactive Media

Up In The Sky NG

Online Campaign    Up In The Sky NG / Lagos – Nigeria Title: “World HIV Day Campaign” – Best of Show Public Service

blackjet inc

Brochure – Consumer blackjet inc / Toronto, Ontario – Canada Title: “Usocial” – Judges Choice
June 22, 2018

Imaj Associates

Imaj Associates‏ @imajassoc  Feb 1 We are beyond pleased and proud to have won a PLATINUM Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award for our Women’s March video! If you haven’t […]
June 22, 2018

NGX Interactive

NGX Interactive‏ @NGXinteractive Jun 1 More More recognition for the #PlanetMTL exhibition @biospheremtl! Just about to put this 2017 Emerging Media Award (Visionary) award up on the shelf […]
June 22, 2018

Erwin Vesper

Erwin Vesper‏ @erwinvesperband Mar 19 Did we mention Erwin Vesper’s website won a ‘2017 Summit International Award’ (@summitawards), taking ‘Silver’ in the Product/Service category? Take a look around […]