There are 138 finalists in the 2017 APAC Effie Awards. The finalists came from 13 countries with the highest number entries from Australia, India and New Zealand. The judges in the second round spent three days looking at entries under the guidance of the Awards Chairman, Anthony Wong of Ogilvy & Mather Group. The BBDO Network racked up the highest number of Finalists with Ogilvy & Mather and MullenLowe following.
The emphasis on the Effie Awards is for marketing effectiveness. The winners will be announced at a gala event to be held in the Four Seasons Hotel Singapore on 21st April 2017.
International Editor: Allein Moore