The Northeast Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Advertising Federation (AAF), has announced the winners of the 2019 American Advertising Awards, which is the advertising industry’s largest and most representative competition, attracting more than 40,000 entries each year across the nation. The mission of this competition is to recognize and reward the creative spirit of excellence in the art of advertising. Winners from this competition are then eligible to compete at a regional and then national level.

This year’s winners are as follows:

Silver Medal Award

Peter Steve, Ideaworks Marketing

Best in Show/ Professional Division

“Toyota of Scranton-Perseverance”

TwentyFiveEight Studios

Best in Show/ Student Division

“Trailblaze Chocolate Co. Packaging”

Brandon Wolfe, Pennsylvania College of Technology

People’s Choice Award

“A Year of Inspiring Logo Trends”

Ideaworks Marketing

Gold Awards/ Professional Division

Self-Promotion

“A Year of Inspiring Logo Trends”

Ideaworks Marketing

Local TV Campaign

“Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Pens Hockey Best Served on Ice”

Sweda Advertising

Packaging Campaign

“Unsolved Mysteries Soundtrack”

Earl Kessler Graphic Design and Illustration

Cinematography

“Toyota of Scranton-Perseverance”

TwentyFiveEight Studios

Local TV Commercial

“Toyota of Scranton-Perseverance”

TwentyFiveEight Studios

Internet Commercial

“Toyota of Scranton-Perseverance”

TwentyFiveEight Studios

Self-Promotion Campaign

“The Posture House Party”

Posture Interactive

Integrated Brand Identity Campaign

“CutiePaws Pet Grooming Brand”

Vidaworks

Silver Awards/Professional Division

Packaging Campaign

“Kiki’s Flustered Mustard Trio”

Thrive Creative Design

Copywriting

“Toyota of Scranton-Perseverance”

TwentyFiveEight Studios

Video Editing

“Toyota of Scranton-Perseverance”

TwentyFiveEight Studios

Invitation Campaign

“Seed to Farmacy”

Posture Interactive

Logo Design

“Red Lotus Yoga and Healing”

Earl Kessler Graphic Design & Illustration

Business to Business Website

“ENX2 Website Design”

ENX2 Marketing

Stationery Package

“ENX2 Marketing Business Cards”

ENX2 Marketing

Cinematography

“Behind the Scenes – Perseverance”

TwentyFiveEight Studios

Self-Promotion Film
“Behind the Scenes – Perseverance”

TwentyFiveEight Studios

Vehicle Wrap

“DiscoverNEPA Jeep”

DiscoverNEPA

Self-Promotion Video

“DiscoverNEPA Summer 2018”

DiscoverNEPA

Branded Content Video

“Isuzu Grand-Prix 2018”

DiscoverNEPA

Branded Content Campaign

“The Pillars of The Scranton Chamber”

Voyager Video

Logo Design

“WellKind School for Early Learners”

BlackOut Design

Online PSA Video

“Battling Opioids – “Alexis Johnson”

VIA Studios Global

Gold Awards/ Student Division

“Trailblaze Chocolate Co. Packaging”

Brandon Wolfe, Pennsylvania College of Technology

“Rue Morgue Brewing Co. Packaging”

Jared Kosko, Pennsylvania College of Technology

“Tribe Complex – Brand Identity Campaign”

Sierra Gorzkowski, Luzerne County Community College

“Roka – Brand Identity Campaign”

Michelina Leonard, Luzerne County Community College

Silver Awards/ Student Division

“Legendary Beer Works Packaging”

Luke Bierly, Pennsylvania College of Technology

“Great Bear Foundation Outdoor”

Alexander Jubinski, Marywood University

“Let’s Taco-Bout It Photography”

Meghan Welcyng, Marywood University

“Adler Annual Report”

Jared Kosko, Pennsylvania College of Technology

“Major Arcana Chocolate Bars Packaging”

Kennedy Englert, Pennsylvania College of Technology

“The Best of the Stones – Book Design”

Michaela Schmidt, Marywood University

“Dear Rain – Book Design”

Maci Roos, Marywood University

“Great American Smokeout Website”

Madison Shrout, Pennsylvania College of Technology

Student Scholarship Winner
Erin Shaffer, Pennsylvania College of Technology

For more information, visit www.aafnepa.org and click on “American Advertising Awards.”