IDEA Awards Finalists

Best Branded Content/Storytelling Campaign

Prius Liftback: Future Forward | VICE Media
Netflix Stranger Things | DonerLA
360 Brunchfast Domination | Horizon Media
Kubo and the Two Strings: Poetry in Stop Motion | Creators Media, Inc.
Target Creates First Ever Live Music Video with Gwen Stefani | Deutsch

Best Cause Marketing Campaign

Shelter Pet Project - Start a Story | OMD
Chris Pratt & Guardians of the Galaxy Omaze Campaign| Omaze
Wake Up and Smell the... Smoke? | MBMG
Stand Up to Cancer | OMD
Honda "Candy Cane Lane" | RPA

Best Experiential Campaign

NYC Ice Block Challenge | Ignited
F8 of the Furious Times Square Takeover | Maxus
“Become the Major” Ghost in the Shell Experience | Giant Spoon
Prius Liftback: Future Forward | VICE Media
A Helpful Lift From Honda | Horizon Media

Best Mobile Campaign

Carat and UberMedia for adidas PureBOOST X | UberMedia
Sony Picture's Resident Evil: Killing Floor Mobile Immersion | AOL and UM
Sony Pictures: Sausage Party Mobile Game Experience | AOL and UM
The Day The Country Turned Into Tacos | Taco Bell and Snapchat
Disney’s Zootopia Instant-Play™ Mobile Video Ad & Dynamic End Card Experience | AdColony and OMDe

Best Social Campaign

California Avocado Commission - Big Game Add | Mullenlowe
Kitty Election | All Boats Rise
Dia de Modelo | Horizon Media
Deadpool: A Unicornicopia of Marketing Wins | Zenith
Fill The Plates | 72andSunny

Best Video Campaign

Knorr - Love at First Taste | Mullenlowe
Matt Damon & Bourne Omaze Campaign | Omaze
Leaving Audiences Speechless | Horizon Media
Honda "Power of Ridgeline" | RPA
Make Time for Snapple | Deutsch

Best Visual Campaign

Toyota 4Runner Wilderness Therapy | RAPP Los Angeles
Los Angeles 2017 Acura MDX Social Media launch | Mullenlowe
Marvel’s Daredevil Season 2 | Ignition Creative
The Art of League of Legends | All Boats Rise
Netflix - Narcos Season 2 | Rapport

ThinkLA Innovator

ComplexCon | OMD, Horizon, Content Collective, 72 and Sunny
The Wayne Investigation | Amazon
NBA 2K Boost | CP+B LA
TACO BELL TacoBot | Deutsch
Target Creates First Ever Live Music Video with Gwen Stefani | Deutsch

Campaign of the Year

Calling All Bad Moms | Horizon Media
Farmers "Hall of Claims" Campaign | RPA
Airbnb. Don't Go There. Live There. | Amobee
Deadpool: A Unicornicopia of Marketing Wins | Zenith
TACO BELL Bigger Than | Deutsch

Agency of the Year

Universal McCann
Mindshare LA

Boutique Agency of the Year

Madison + Vine
Reach Agency
Narrator Inc
Part IV
Giant Spoon

Partner of the Year


Silicon Beach Startup of the Year

Social Native
Creators Media, Inc.

Agency Person of the Year

Jackie Stasi, Initiative
Emma Witkowski, Mindshare
Jason Sperling, RPA
Sunny Nguyen, Horizon Media
Ayiko Broyard, Walton Isaacson

Client of the Year

Caty Burgess, The CW
Esther Shpak, Red Bull
Ryan Rimsnider, Taco Bell
Mike Linton, Farmers Insurance
Gary Shanas, Disney Networks

Sales Person of the Year

TaraLynn Marinho, PlaceIQ
Jake Hay, PopShorts
Samantha Perlich, xAd
Garron Markey, AdColony
Rachel Kahane, Bustle

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