The Pacific Northwest District (District XI) of the American Advertising Federation has announced its local Oregon Advertising Awards recipients, which honored several Central Oregon-based advertising agencies, area companies, and non-profit organizations.

The Oregon Advertising Awards is an annual creative competition sponsored by District XI of the America Advertising Federation (AAF); the advertising industry’s largest trade organization. District XI is comprised of local clubs in the states of Oregon, Washington, Alaska, Idaho, and Montana.

The Oregon Advertising Awards are the second tier of a three-tiered national competition sponsored by AAF.

A panel of advertising creative veterans convened in Bend, Oregon in late February to judge the entries. Judges included Daniel Andreani, Creative Director at McKee Wallwork + Company in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Anders Gustafsson, Creative Director at TBWA \ Media Arts Lab in Los Angeles, and Gary Sume, Creative Director at Richter7 in Salt Lake City.

Winners from Central Oregon include:

? GB2 – Best of Show & Gold AAA Award
DRAKE Restaurant

? Connexion Printing Consultants – Best of Ad Industry Self Promotion &
Gold AAA Award
Connexion Printing Consultants

? HMH Agency – Best of Digital Advertising & Gold AAA Award
Boy Scouts – Pacific Cascade Council

? Old Mill District- Best of Specialty Advertising
Old Mill District

? Studio Absolute – Best of Integrated Campaigns & Gold AAA Award

? Studio Savage – Best of Direct Marketing, Best of Integrated Campaign
& Gold AAA Award
Mingo Press

? tbd advertising – Best of Public Service & Gold AAA Award
Deschutes Land Trust

? the marketing dept. – Best of Radio & Gold AAA Award
Bend Pet Express

To see the complete list of 2014 Oregon Advertising Award winners, visit
oradvertisingawards.com. Gold winners automatically advance to the national
competition. Winners will be announced at the American Advertising Awards
Show in Boca Raton, Florida May 31, 2014.