Crawford snags seven American Advertising Awards

Exciting news! We are proud to share that we’ve won seven silver awards at American Advertising Federation (AAF) Advertising Awards in Greenville, S.C. The “Addy” Awards recognize creative excellence and art in advertising and is the industry’s largest and most diverse competition, attracting more than 25,000 entries every year.

We were recognized for our work with United Community, University of West Georgia, North Carolina’s Brunswick Islands, Haywood County, and FAVOR Upstate in the categories of film, video and sound, print and magazine, social media, out-of-home and cross platform. We are so thankful to our wonderful clients for these partnerships on award-winning creative projects.

“We are extremely proud of not just the number of wins, but the breadth of industries, categories and media represented. It is a testament to the clients who entrust us with their brands and encourage us to creatively express those brands.”
– Andy Windham, President and Chief Strategy Officer

United Community
For United Community, the award was for Film, Video, and Sound (Execution) for the “It Takes a Community” TV campaign. This campaign was created to introduce United Community’s refreshed brand identity across the Southeast and to showcase their focus on building communities one customer at a time.

University of West Georgia
University of West Georgia’s “I am West” campaign won both Out-of-Home and Ambient Media (Campaign) and Cross Platform, Integrated (Campaign) awards. “I am West” showcases the powerful determination and collective personality of UWG students.

North Carolina’s Brunswick Islands
Film, Video and Sound (Execution) award goes to Brunswick Islands’ “Return to Your Senses” campaign which aims to inspire visitors to return, year after year, to their beloved beach home.

Haywood County
Bringing back two awards, Haywood County’s refreshed “Hay Now” campaign engages audiences through a fun and memorable “Haywood you” line that highlights the abundance of year-round activities Haywood offers. This campaign’s awards are Cross Platform, Integrated (Campaign) and Print and Magazine Advertising (Campaign).

FAVOR Upstate
FAVOR Upstate left a lasting impression with the AI “Face-Swap” campaign that demonstrates the many faces of substance use disorder and how this disorder can affect anyone. This campaign won the Online, Interactive and Social Media (Execution) award.

FAVOR AI campaign

If you lead an organization that could benefit from a creative spark, we’d love to talk! Reach out via our contact form or email directly. We look forward to hearing from you.