4 Kansas City agencies win AAF National awards

Posted on Jun. 11, 2019  /  American Advertising Awards  /  

The winners of the AAF National American Advertising Awards have been announced — and four Kansas City agencies were named as some of the best in the country, winning seven total awards.

AAF National recognized the best creative at the American Advertising Awards show at ADMERICA on Friday, June 7, 2019 in Hollywood, Florida. The awards ceremony announced which campaigns won gold or silver in what is considered one of the toughest creative advertising competitions.

Kansas City agencies Signal Theory (formerly Sullivan Higdon & Sink), Barkley, Osborn Barr, and Garmin all won at this year’s national competition.

In addition, one of our student winners — Roya Rostampour — was recognized in the Student American Advertising Awards celebration on the same night.

2019 National AAA Winners

GOLD - Barkley
Integrated Brand Identity Campaign
Dairy Farmers of America - Mülü Campaign

GOLD - Osborn Barr
Poster Campaign
War Horses for Veterans - 2018 Fundraiser Campaign

GOLD - Signal Theory (as Sullivan Higdon & Sink)
Integrated Media Public Service Campaign
Center for Architecture & Design - KC Design Week 2018 Campaign

SILVER - Barkley
Public Service Online Film, Video & Sound
Women's Foundation - The Wage Gap: A Scary Truth Video

SILVER - Barkley
KC Loves - Waste of Film Video

SILVER - Garmin
Animation, Special Effects or Motion Graphics
Garmin International, Inc. - What We Do Video 

SILVER - Signal Theory (as Sullivan Higdon & Sink)
Integrated Media Public Service Campaign
Signal Theory - "Babes Helpin' Babes" Campaign

2019 Student AAA Winner

STUDENT SILVER - Roya Rostampour
Integrated Brand Identity Campaign - Single
University of Kansas - Lady Parts Justice Rebrand

Congratulations, again, to all who entered the local, district and national competitions. It’s incredible to see all the creative power we have right here in Kansas City.

View the full list of winners here.

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