AKQA

The imaginative application of art and science

Location
London, United Kingdom
Website
http://www.akqa.com

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About

AKQA is a design and communications company that employs 2,200 professionals in 29 studios across five continents. Awarded two Cannes Lion Grand Prix’s in 2019, and recently named by Gartner and Forrester as one of the world’s leading experience design and innovation agencies.

Awards

2020

CICLOPE Grand Prix 2020

CICLOPE

  • Deezer and AKQA’s Silêncio, for Emicida has received the top honour of a Grand Prix in the fifth edition of the CICLOPE Latino awards.

2020

Magic Quadrant for Global Marketing Agencies 2020

Gartner

  • For the third consecutive year, AKQA is positioned highest for its ability to execute and this year also for its completeness of vision in the Leaders quadrant of Gartner’s annual independent evaluation on global marketing agencies.

2020

Best Workplace for Innovators 2020

fast company

  • Creativity and openness that enables trust and a collaborative work environment for colleagues and clients are among the reasons Fast Company has recognised AKQA in its annual Best Places to Work for Innovators list.

2020

Agency of the Year: Most Improved 2020

Campaign Asia Pacific

  • Awarded Campaign APAC Most Improved agency overall.

2019

People's Choice Agency of The Year 2019

Creativepool

  • AKQA was named the People’s Choice Agency of the Year and its Nike Believe work won a bronze in Digital Advertising as well as People’s Choice awards for Branded Content and Digital.

2019

  • Nike’s latest Air Max launch, created by AKQA to transform graffiti walls into Nike stores. AKQA São Paulo has been awarded in the Media Lions’ Social Behaviour and Cultural Insight category, which recognises initiatives that draw inspiration from defined communities.

2019

Latin America Agency of the Year 2019

Propmark Brazil

  • AKQA Casa has been considered the best Brazilian agency by leaders from clients, production companies and agencies. And in 2019, was named Latin America Agency of the Year.

2019

Entertainment Lion Grand Prix 2019

Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

  • The AKQA-produced short film Bluesman, for Brazilian rapper Baco Exu do Blues, has won Grand Prix in the Entertainment Lions for Music. The film was produced by AKQA São Paulo to launch the artist’s second album: Bluesman.

2019

Magic Quadrant for Global Marketing Agencies 2019

Gartner

  • For the second consecutive year, AKQA is positioned highest for its ability to execute in the Leaders Quadrant in Gartner’s annual independent evaluation that compares business transformation capabilities across consulting firms, agencies and systems integrators.

2018

Clio Entertainment Grand 2018

Clio Awards

  • Collector’s Edition for Bethesda Softworks’ Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus was awarded a Grand Clio and Silver in the Games discipline. The New Colossus Collector’s Edition introduced viewers to the game’s world and the key narrative pillar with short videos released as part of the activity.

2018

Magic Quadrant for Global Marketing Agencies 2018

Gartner

  • AKQA is positioned the highest for ability to execute in the Leaders quadrant in Gartner’s 2018 independent evaluation that compares business transformation capabilities across consulting firms, agencies and systems integrators.

2018

Leader in Midsize Digital Experience Agencies 2018

Forrester Research

  • AKQA has been recognised with the highest scores possible in the Customer Experience Strategy Services, Experience Design Services, Vision and Road Map, Client Co-Innovation Strategy, Market and Thought Leadership, and Partner Strategy criteria in The Forrester Wave™: Midsize Digital Experience Agencies, Q4 2018 report.

2018

Clio Entertainment Grand 2018

Clio Awards

  • Netflix Stranger Broadcast won a Grand Clio in the TV/Streaming category of the awards. In partnership with one of Brazil’s largest networks, Netflix aired an hour-special that included a full Stranger Things episode on free to air TV for the very first time.

2017

Platinum Winner 2017

Campaign Tech Awards

  • As title sponsor of ‘Barclaycard presents: British Summer Time’ since the Hyde Park music festival's inception in 2013, the credit card brand sought to reinvigorate its associations with music.The campaign became widely discussed on social media, picking up contributions from UK influencers and celebrities and reaching 20m unique followers.

2017

Agency of the Year 2017

Creativepool

  • AKQA has been named Agency of the Year 2017 at the Creativepool Annual awards, which recognises the best creative work across all disciplines.

2017

Pioneer 2017

Contagious

  • The Pioneers list ranks agencies from around the world that consistently set the standard for excellence and innovation in marketing.

2016

Agency of the Year 2016

Game Marketing Awards

  • The annual awards recognise outstanding achievement in marketing, promotion and advertising for the gaming and interactive entertainment community.

2016

Agency of the Year 2016

IAB Awards

  • Awarded for the most consistent Creative Showcase wins throughout the year, AKQA has been named Agency of the Year by the Internet Advertising Bureau UK. The award highlights the continued commitment of our teams to create beautiful, impactful and celebrated work.

2016

Clio Sports Grand 2016

CLIO SPORTS

  • AKQA and Jordan Brand have won a Grand award in the Events and Experiential category at this year’s Clio Sports Awards.

2016

Grand Prix 2016

Ad Stars

  • The Grand Prix was awarded to AKQA Brazil’s ‘Don’t Look Away’ campaign for Usher. “This campaign is a really powerful piece of work that uses technology but still touches emotionally, and is so culturally suited to its audience".

2015

  • AKQA, United Kingdom and Shanghai for “House of Mamba” for Nike.

2015

Agency of the Year: Most Respected Agency 2015

Econsultancy

  • Named Econsultancy's 'Most Respected Agency' for the third year running, as voted for by other agencies.

2015

Agency of The Year: Best European Agency 2015

MIXX Awards Europe

  • They recognise and celebrate the year's best digital advertising campaigns from across the region.

2015

Agency of the Year 2015

IAB Awards

  • AKQA has been named Agency of the Year at this year’s IAB Creative Showcase Grand Prix for its consistent Creative Showcase wins.

2014

The Queens Award for Enterprise Innovation 2014

The Queen's Award

  • AKQA has won the Queen’s Award for Enterprise Innovation for its consistent contribution and outstanding achievement.

2014

Agency of the Year: Most Innovative 2014

DIGIDAY

  • AKQA was named the Most Innovative Agency for its achievements in the past year.

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