The CAANZ Beacon Awards allow agencies to showcase the thinking behind the delivery of their advertising campaigns.
The focus is on strategy and implementation rather than the creative.
Check out the Media Awards winners from 2013 here.
View photos from the show here.
All photos credited to Sandra Mu — Getty Images.
Important Dates for 2014 Beacon Awards
Call for Entries live: Monday 9th December 2013
Entry writing skills workshop: Thursday 19th December
Entries close: Wednesday 12th February 2014 @ 4pm
48hr deadline closes: Friday 14th February @ 4pm
Media Agency of the Year entries open: Tuesday 24th February
Preliminary judging (Wellington): Tuesday 11th March
Preliminary judging (Auckland): Wednesday 12th March
Campaign material due: Thursday 20th March
Category judging (Auckland): Wednesday 26th March
Executive Panel judging: Monday 31st March
Finalists announced: Friday 1st April
Tickets on sale: Wednesday 2nd April
Media Committee judging: Thursday 10th April
Media Agency of the Year entries close: Tuesday 15th April @ 4pm
Media Awards Show: Thursday 1st May at Viaduct Events Centre