Calder Bateman Communications Ltd.

Calder Bateman Communications Ltd.

March 08, 2010 19:30 ET

Edmonton Advertising Agency "Wins Big" at the 2010 ACE Awards

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 8, 2010) - Calder Bateman Communications

Editors Note: There are 3 photos and 2 videos associated with this Press Release.

FACTS:

  • Calder Bateman Communications, one of Alberta's largest advertising and public relations agencies, won a total of 9 ACE Awards and 16 Awards of Distinction - winning nearly half of all awards presented - across a variety of categories at the 31 Annual ACE Awards Gala Saturday, March 6 at the Shaw Conference Centre.
  • The ACE Awards, which recognizes creative excellence, is the largest and the most important industry competition in Edmonton.
  • Among Calder Bateman's big ACE winners include 2 projects in particular:
    • "No More Grizzlies", an Alberta Wilderness Association campaign designed to draw attention to Alberta's declining Grizzly population; and
    • The Banff Sexual Health Clinic which brings community profile to the high incidences of sexually transmitted infections in the Banff region.
  • Calder Bateman also received an ACE Awards for Best of Show for its work on the Edmonton Police Foundation Half Marathon project.
  • Since its inception in 1990, Calder Bateman has won over 500 industry awards and has been consistently recognized locally, nationally and internationally for its exceptional work and leading talent.
  • Awards are given for the best advertising and design work created by in-market agencies, design houses, freelancers, clients, media and suppliers.
  • Each year, hundreds of entries in more than 29 creative and craft categories are judged by an expert panel of industry leaders who evaluate and rate the entries based on execution, style, creativity, consumer appeal and advertising content.

QUOTE:

Kevin Barclay, Creative Director, Calder Bateman

"To be acknowledged in this way is a great honour. These awards are testament to both our dynamic creative team and to our clients who believe in the power of ideas."

BACKGROUND:

Calder Bateman is a full-service advertising agency that was established in 1990 and is 100% Alberta-owned. The firm has 39 staff and is led by three partners: Frank Calder, Margaret Bateman and Ernie Pasemko. The company offers a broad spectrum of services that include: advertising & marketing, media buying and planning, public relations and design.

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BACKGROUNDER

Best of Show

Edmonton Police Foundation Half Marathon

ACE Awards of Excellence

Fearless Client - No More Grizzlies - Alberta Wilderness Association

Poster Series - Banff Sexual Health Clinic

Poster Single - Edmonton Police Foundation Half Marathon

Poster Single - Banff Sexual Health Clinic - Chlamydia

Public Service Announcement Print - Banff Sexual Health Clinic

Self Promo - Calder Bateman Wishbone Christmas Card

Art Direction - Edmonton Police Foundation Half Marathon

Illustration (Traditional) - No More Grizzlies - (Children) Alberta Wilderness Association

16 ACE Awards of Distinctions

Magazine Single - Hamster Wheel - Calder Bateman Self Promotion

Newspaper Series - No More Grizzlies - Alberta Wilderness Association

Outdoor - Health Sciences Association of Alberta

Poster Series - Hamster Wheel - Calder Bateman Self Promotion

Poster Single - Banff Sexual Health Clinic - Genital Warts

Poster Single - Banff Sexual Health Clinic - Gonorrhea

Poster Single - Banff Sexual Health Clinic - Herpes

Public Service Announcement Broadcast - Office of Traffic Safety - Trading Places (Impaired Driving)

Radio Series - Full House Lottery (Bill)

Radio Single - Full House Lottery (Jeff)

TV Single Over $50,000 - Office of Traffic Safety - Trading Places (Impaired Driving)

Web/Microsite - No More Grizzlies - Alberta Wilderness Association

Art Direction - No More Grizzlies - (Children) - Alberta Wilderness Association

Art Direction - No More Grizzlies - (Honey) - Alberta Wilderness Association

Illustration (Traditional) - No More Grizzlies - (Honey) - Alberta Wilderness Association

To view the 3 photos associated with this press release please visit the following links:

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http://www.marketwire.com/library/20100308-Photo3_800.jpg.

To view the 2 videos associated with this press release please visit the following links:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9-t3u74eIY.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LENQ-wtdwf0.

Contact Information

  • Calder Bateman Communications Ltd.
    Kevin Barclay
    Creative Director
    780-426-3610 or Cell: 780-886-8372