Kazbasha did a great job summing up all the awards from that very user-not friendly website that needs to reflect such an organization (or does it?) and here I’m copy/pasting and editing it and crediting the fine chap.
- Impact BBDO Dubai was the most awarded MENA agency at Cannes Lions this year with 7 Lions in total. Congrats Fadi Yaish!
- Y&R Dubai (+ Y&R New Moment’s Belgrade) won 6 lions, 5 of which for “One Book for Peace”; a book that shows how similar the Bible and Quran are.
- Leo Burnett Beirut ABAAD’s #UNDRESS522 against the Lebanese rape law won 5 lions making it the most awarded MENA campaign at Cannes Lions 2017.
- FP7/CAI Coca Cola’s “The Line Up Song” won 4 lions.
- Memac Ogilvy‘s work for CIP “Potatoes on Mars” won 3 lions including a coveted Innovations Lion.
- The Misfits Dubai won 1 lion for Careem
- Beattie + Dane Kuwait won 1 lion for Al Munayes Tea
Now, for a metal count:
- Impact BBDO Dubai, UAE | 7 Lions
- Y&R, Dubai, UAE | 6 Lions
- Leo Burnett MEA, Beirut, Lebanon | 5 Lions
- Memac Ogilvy, Dubai, UAE | 4 Lions
- FP7/CAI, Egypt | 4 Lions
- The Classic Partnership, Dubai, UAE | 3 Lions
- TBWA\RAAD, Dubai, UAE | 1 Lion
- FP7/TUN, Tunisia | 1 Lion
- Leo Burnett MEA, Dubai, UAE | 1 Lion
- Misfits, Dubai, UAE | 1 Lion
- Beattie + Dane, Kuwait | 1 Lion
- Memac Ogilvy Advize, Amman, Jordan | 1 Lion
- Memac Ogilvy, Bahrain | 1 Lion
- DDB, Dubai, UAE | 1 Lion
- Grey Middle East, Dubai, UAE | 1 Lion
- Geometry Global, Dubai, UAE | 1 Lion
Top 5 campaigns that won most?
#undress522 | ABAAD Resource Center for Gender Equality | Leo Burnett MEA, Beirut, Lebanon
3 Silver Lions (Glass, PR / Events & Stunts, PR / Public Affairs & Lobbying)
2 Bronze Lions (PR / Charities & Non-Profit, Entertainment / Brand Experience: Integrated)
One Book For Peace | Inter-Religious Council of Bosnia & Herzegovina| Y&R, Dubai, UAE
1 Gold Lion (Design / Books)
1 Silver Lion (Promo & Activation / Public Sector)
3 Bronze Lions (Print & Publishing / Art Direction, PR / Public Affairs & Lobbying, Radio / Branded Content & Programming)
The Line Up Song | Coca-Cola | FP7/CAI, Cairo, Egypt
1 Gold Lion (Cyber / Social Video)
1 Silver Lion (Film / Viral Film)
2 Bronze Lions (Film Craft / Casting, Entertainment for Music / Use of Adapted Music)
Skip Friday 13 | La Libanaise Des Jeux | Impact BBDO, Dubai, UAE
2 Silver Lions (Cyber / Microsite, Direct / Travel, Transport & Leisure)
Firecracker | KFC | Impact BBDO, Dubai, UAE
2 Silver Lions (Radio / Restaurants & Fast Food Chains, Radio / Casting & Performance)
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