2017 ADDYs Award Winners

The 2017 AAF Lexington American Advertising Awards—fondly known as the ADDYs—was a celebration of the impressive creative spirit that drives Lexington and Central Kentucky. The evening was a huge success, thanks to everyone who came out and had a good time! View photos from the 2017 ADDY Awards. Follow the link below for a complete run-down of this year’s winners.

The highlights:

This year’s Best of Show award went to Cornett for New Terrain: The Baja Project.
  • Best Art Direction: Zipie, The Farm to Car Experience
  • Copy Excellence: Julie Wilson, 38°48° Magazine / Issue 001
  • Ralph Gabbard Award: Cornett, Tonalist Stallion Video
  • Public Service Award: Shatterbox, Great American Brass Band Festival
  • Judges Choice Award: Bloc MKTG, Minute List #2
  • Judges Choice Award: BORN, 38°48° Magazine / Issue 001
  • Judges Choice Award: Cornett, Valvoline Heavy Duty Brand Essence.
  • Distinguished Member Award: Tara Williams, Right Place Media
  • 2017 AAF Lexington Scholarship Winner: Ally Iglesias, University of Kentucky

Thanks to our sponsors:

  • Gala Sponsor: WKYT
  • Media Sponsors: Tops in Lexington, Herald-Leader, Lex18
  • Red Carpet Sponsor: Community Trust Bank
  • Student Scholarship Sponsor: Zipie
  • Hors D’oeuvres Sponsor: Tops in Lexington
  • Signage Sponsor: Lynn Imaging & Monster Color
  • Event Branding & Awards Book Design: Braley Design
  • Video & Animation Sponsor: Brand Animal
  • Awards Book Printing: Multi-Craft
  • Audio Recording & Post: Dynamix
  • Brand Partners: Shatterbox, Hensley-Elam, Lexington Diagnostic Center & Open MRI, Commerce Lexington