sponsors & representatives

Well over sixty years ago, New York Festivals International Advertising Awards was born in New York City, the epi-center of advertising and creative expression, a city of icons where creative legends are made. 

We recognize that it takes a global network of well-connected experts who are passionate advocates of creative inspiration, effective marketing/advertising communication, and champions of supporting this time-honored competition that defines creative excellence today. 


Meet our Representatives:



MediAvataarme.com MENA intends to become the most trusted brand for news and intelligence on brands, marketing, media and advertising in the Middle East. We are committed to create content that is stimulating and is critical to decision-makers, thought leaders, consultants, agencies and company executives in the Middle East.

We entrust to bring out a well balanced content and coverage  for the marketing, advertising and media fratenity and reach across various touch points in the fiercely competitive market place in the Middle East.

The MediAvataarme.com MENA website, opt-in daily email newsletters, reach out to an influential audience of media, marketing and business professionals and keep them abreast with important stories of the day. For more information visit  www.mediavataarme.com



The Crewtives

A high-end advertising, marketing and brand communications digital magazine. Reaching a global audience through the marketing, advertising, advertainment, PR, media digital and art business sectors.
We provide up to date professional coverage of emerging local trends and international news, exclusive interviews with marketing directors, top managers, founders of advertising agencies, analytic and technology companies. Ecuador’s first advertainment site. For more information visit  www.thecrewtives.com



Best Media

BestMediaInfo.com is a portal covering Advertising, Marketing and Media news and features. Launched in August 2010, it has become the fastest growing and trusted source of information in its space.” For more information visit  http://bestmediainfo.com/







Jinjun Wu – China

Jinjun Wu, has been the chief representative of New York Festival since 2007. He is committed to disseminating the world's best ideas in China. Every year, Jinjun shares NYF's latest award-winning works in more than a dozen cities in China. He has been invited to lecture in more than 70 universities in China, including Tsinghua University, which ranks No. 1 in China, as well as other best Chinese universities, such as Hong Kong Baptist University, Renmin University of China, China Communication University, Shanghai International Studies University, Nanjing University , and Zhejiang University, etc.

In 2017, Jinjun selected 50 pieces of NYF-award-winning print works and 15 minutes of film works to participate in the "World Advertising Exhibition” at The Chinese Advertising Festival that took place in Changsha City on October 22, 2017.  According to the organizers, during the three days of exhibition, more than 2,000 registered representatives and more than 3000 teachers and students around the world visited the show.





Founded in 1993, Miami Ad School has grown to a network of 15 advertising schools in 10 different countries. Through the school’s partnerships with dozens of agencies and companies, students have the opportunity to intern and get real-world experience while they are still in school. Our creative and practical approach to training has made our students the most awarded on the planet. For more information visit www.miamiadschool.com


New York Women in Communications

Founded in 1929, is a not-for-profit organization of more than 2,000 communications professionals dedicated to promoting the highest standards throughout the industry and to providing education and leadership for the next generation. The membership encompasses senior executives and other experienced communicators from a wide range of enterprises, as well as young professionals and students.  New York Women in Communications empowers women in all communications disciplines to reach their full potential by promoting their professional growth and inspiring them to achieve and share their successes. For more information visit www.nywici.org


The Content Council

The definitive resource for content marketing education, insights and thought leadership. Our members inspire creativity, promote excellence and elevate content worldwide. For more information visit thecontentcouncil.org



AdForum is a top resource for marketers, search consultants and agencies to conduct critical industry research. Home to an unprecedented database of agencies, ads and awards, AdForum focuses the industry's inquiries...around the globe. For more information visit  www.adforum.com 



AdHugger started in 2010, as an independent online magazine reporting on the Eastern European marcom and connected industries. Since then, sharing stories about local & global creativity and campaigns’ efficiency, it became a useful resource for agencies, companies and communication professionals all over the world. For more information, visit http://www.adhugger.net/


Arab AD

Advertising professionals involved in international and potential markets, the need for in-depth information in the field of Business Communications in the Arab world is a necessity. ArabAd has been designed to bridge the information gap by tackling the complex facets of this industry. From day one, its aim has been to expand the levels of quality and professionalism in our business. Covering a wide range of topics that include awards, clients, media, marketing, research, agencies, and technology, it has been -- for the last two decades -- the essential reading of many multi-national communities, marketers, and people in the communication industry. Visit www.arabadmag.com


Bizcommunity is Africa’s premier promotional and news distribution channel, with a mix of daily industry news designed to enable and connect business communities in our region. 2.63 million monthly page views and 4.7 million monthly newsletters make Bizcommunity.com the go-to place for advertisers, PR professionals, companies and individuals to share business news, opportunities and events.

Bizcommunity.com’s Press Offices allow distribution of professional business-to-business news to more than 370,000 African marketing, media and business communities in Africa and the rest of the world.

Join the Bizcommunity: Apply to become a thought leader contributor, subscribe to industry newsletters, get a profile, list your company and follow opportunities in the biggest multi-industry news website in Africa.For more information visit http://www.bizcommunity.com


Brain Magazine

Brain Magazine is Taiwan’s leading advertising, marketing and public relations magazine was founded 38 years ago with the goal of upholding creative communication, encouraging creative spirit, and providing mental stimulation for the marketing communications industry.
Brain’s mission is to report the evolving trends in the field of marketing communications and encourage growth within the industry.For more information visit www.brain.com.tw


Conselho Executivo das Normas-Padrão

The “Conselho Executivo das Normas-Padrão”, CENP, was created by the Brazilian advertising market to ensure the “Normas-Padrão da Atividade Publicitária” (Standard Norms for Advertising Activities), compliance document that defines appropriate behavior, conduct and rules for the best ethical and business practices between main agents in the Brazilian advertising market. Founded in 1998, CENP is currently chaired by Caio Barsotti. CENP is driven by an Executive Council comprised of 23 representatives representing Advertising Agencies, Advertisers, Communication Channels and the Brazilian Federal Government.For more information visit www.cenp.com.br



Código is a specialized communication company which aims to provide a holistic view of valuable industry information related to advertising, marketing and communications in Peru.For more information visit http://www.codigo.pe



Coloribus is a thoroughly collected and daily updated Creative Advertising & Commercials Archive with more than 2000000 ads, prints and promo videos by leading brands and agencies. This highly structured database containing information about brands, agencies, people involved, awards and other very relevant data, combined with advanced full-text search engine makes Сoloribus a perfect tool for educating customers, benchmarking, researching, or any other marketing & advertising professional tasks involving comprehensive data mining and arranging. For more information visit www.coloribus.com


Korea Advertising Culture Center

Seog Bong Bae 7th Floor. Korea Advertising Culture Center 7-11 Shincheon-Dong, Songpa-Gu Seoul 138-921 Korea Tel: 82.2.2144.0741 Fax: 82.2.2144.0743 Email: bae@newyorkfestivals.com



Peter Strahlendorf NEW BUSINESS VERLAG GMBH & CO. KG Nebendahlstrabe 16 D-22041 Hamburg Germany Tel: 49.40.6090.0911 Fax: 49.40.6090.09225 Email: pstrahlendorf@newyorkfestivals.com Website: www.new-business.de



TheNextGag celebrates creativity in advertising through an online platform comprised of a newsletter, a website and a mobile app. 
For more information visit http://thenextgag.com



ProductionHUB (www.prohub.com) is the global network of local crew & vendors, for all your production needs — from corporate media and live events to film, television, digital media, and everything in between. We reduce the headaches and uncertainty associated with hiring in this extremely specialized industry by connecting you to the best vetted, professional content creators and vendors to bring your project to life.

For nearly 20 years, ProductionHUB has been a B2B resource for professionals behind-the-scenes in media & entertainment; but now with the popularity of high-quality video, thousands of businesses, agencies and studios rely on us as their video staffing & procurement partner.


Pubblicità Italia

Since 1989, Pubblicità Italia is the privileged observatory and reference point for all professionals in the Italian advertising and media industry. Each month the magazine features research, analysis and data, and providing the reader with the tools for understanding the sector. Thanks to an increasingly multi-channel access, this modern publication allows for a wide range of distribution modes, from traditional subscriptions to the latest generation of devices.  (www.pubblicitaitalia.it)



The sharingbox experience has been designed to encompass all the functionalities of a social activation and to tailor each and everyone of our setups to our clients needs. Every event is unique, so should its activations. More than photobooths, we operate social activation machines that are used as effective marketing tools. Don't waste your time looking for the coolest new features! Our solution is used in more than 15 countries and constantly updated with innovations that will always put us ahead and enable you to never do the same activation twice.

For more information visit http://sharingbox.us/en



MARKETING EDGE is the premium brands and marketing media firm in Nigeria. Incorporated fifteen years ago with a vision to ‘promote the brand idea and expand the frontiers of knowledge, the company has stamped its authority on the brands and marketing niche and has become a reference point for industry players, stakeholders and decision makers in Nigeria and indeed Africa.

Through its flagship, the Marketing Edge Magazine, the monthly publication from its stable, Marketing Edge has become the custodian of knowledge of the Nigerian brands and marketing sub sector. To the consuming public, it is a veritable source of information and enlightenment.

MARKETING EDGE has upped the ante by hosting the number one website for exclusive news, authoritative reports and insights in the integrated marketing communications sector. www.marketingedge.com.ng, just like its offline companion is a credible and authoritative media platform that keeps regular tab on happenings and developments on brands, marketing and advertising in Nigeria and around the world. Indeed, with this, marketing edge has stamped its authority on the brands and marketing reportage Africa.

MARKETING EDGE Brands and Advertising Awards of Excellence and National Marketing Summit is another product from our stable. The product is conceived to bring players in the brands and marketing industry together and recognise the outstanding ones as an impetus to doing more and motivate others. The awards have been acclaimed both locally and internationally for its pedigree and credibility.

Indeed, we are the authoritative media group that sets agenda for the competitive Nigerian advertising and marketing landscape.



Lürzer’s Archive, the celebrated creative resource for advertising professionals worldwide, has been offering a full set of inspirational tools since 1984, including Lürzer’s Archive magazine, Lürzer’s Archive 200 Best Specials, the Lürzer’s Archive website, plus a wide range of apps. Editor-in-chief is Michael Weinzettl; CEO of the publishing house is Christian Lürzer. Lürzer’s Archive now boasts 175,000 readers worldwide and is sold in over 70 countries and its founder’s mission is carried out with a focus firmly on a principle of “curatorship of inspiration.”








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AME Awards World's Best Advertising & Marketing Effectiveness℠

The AME Awards provide an international forum recognizing the effectiveness as well as the creativity of advertising and marketing on a global scale. Visit the AME website to view the winners showcase and online entry details. For more information visit www.AMEAwards.com

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Midas Awards World's Best Financial Advertising℠

The Midas Awards are the only advertising and marketing awards dedicated to the recognition of creativity and effectiveness in financial services communications on a global basis. Visit the Midas website to view the winners showcase and online entry details. For more information visit www.MidasAwards.com

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The Global Awards World's Best Healthcare & Wellness Advertising℠

These coveted awards set the industry standard for creative and marketing excellence in healthcare communications around the world. Visit the Globals website at www.theglobalawards.com to view the winners showcase and online entry details. For more information visit www.TheGlobalAwards.com