7even Interactive, Bytesize, Others Get Nomination For Nigeria Brand Awards 2017
By Tunji Faleye
Nigeria’s fast rising advertising agency, 7even Interactive has been nominated for seventh annual edition of Nigeria Brand Awards which will take place in the third quarter of 2017.
The coveted award designed to honour outstanding achievements and innovation will reward great brands across different market segments in Nigeria.
7even Interactive was nominated due to creative innovations the agency has been deploying since the commencement of its business in the nation’s highly competitive integrated marketing communication industry.
Other agencies nominated along 7even interactive include, Elv 8 Digital, Bytesize, Optimum Exposure and Francisstillwaters. Apart from agencies, brands that were also nominated included United Capital, FrieslandCampina WAMCOc, UBA Pension Custodian, Fidelity Securities, NASCON, , SabMiller Plc, and LCC, Haggai Mortgage Bank, Seven Energy, AG Mortgage and Clearline HMO are also on the nomination list.
About twenty five categories will be won at the 2017 award dinner.
A five man panel of Judges comprising highly experienced professionals within and outside Nigeria will review and announce names of winners for the 2017 awards.
According to Abidemi Adesanya, the project director, “Some of the 2016 winners of the coveted award as Cornerstone Insurance Plc, Seven Up Bottling Co. Plc, Insight Publicis, NEM Insurance Plc, StarTimes, JSP Communications, Deep Dive Research, Kresta Laurel, AIICO Insurance Plc, Halogen Security, STB McCann, Clearline HMO, Oracle Experience and Advertange Limited.
Others include PHD Media, Plural Media, Oyo State Signage & Advertisement Agency, OYSAA, Fortune Global Shipping, Sharemind, Charella, and Brooks & Blake.
A five hundred point criteria has been set for this year’s award and winners must gets at least eighty percent of the benchmark.
Also, some of the Iconic and Lifetime Achievement awards will be won by industry leaders across different market segments in Nigeria.
A colourful award dinner will be attended by leading CEOs and decision makers in both private and public sector to honour successful brands.