Rowena Bhagchandani

The Institute of Advertising Singapore (IAS) held its annual Hall of Fame Awards on 23rd November and presented awards to outstanding individuals in the advertising industry. Around 320 guests attended the Gala Dinner to watch nineteen people getting recognition for their contribution in terms of innovation and creativity.

Rowena Bhagchandani, Chairman of the Hall of Fame Awards 2016, Group MD of DDB Group Singapore & TracyLocke Asia, said, “The theme ‘Great minds see new possibilities’ celebrates how we are constantly transforming and redefining the possibilities of our industry’s commercial and social value. Hall of Fame Awards 2016 was the celebration of our industry’s transformation, where we awarded our most valuable asset, the people. 46% of the awards were from our People Awards.”

Shufen Goh

Shufen Goh, President of IAS, said, “Across the board we’ve had more agencies, independent and network, supporting Hall of Fame Awards than before, proving that our strategic shift to focus on people is resonating.”

Click here to view the list of winners but the biggest winner of the night was DDB Group with 15 awards from all five categories of awards including ‘Creative Agency’ and ‘Brand of the Year’.

Click here to view Hall of Fame Awards 2016 Gallery.

International Editor: Allein Moore


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