The Advertisers Association of Nigeria (ADVAN) is calling on brands to submit entries for its 2023 ADVAN African Awards for Marketing Excellence which is scheduled to hold on 26th of November 2023 at the Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Submission for all entries opens on the 17th of September and closes on the 31st of October 2023.
The heart of the award is to acknowledge and reward marketing professionals who have made outstanding contributions to the profession.
The year’s award which is in its 12th edition, according to the association promises a global impact as the judging panel will include Global CMOs and Senior Marketing Professionals.
According to a statement released on its website, “ADVAN prepares for the event with a promise to highlight the fundamental position marketing occupies in business and public sector and to celebrate marketing achievements across a range of industries. The award will be a celebration of hard work and ingenuity in the marketing profession.”
However, this year’s award will be divided into the following categories which include; Campaign of the Year, New Brand/ Brand, Brand of the Year, Consumer Promotion, Digital and Social Media Marketing, CSR, Experiential Marketing, Innovation, Indigenous Brand of the Year, and Public Relations/Corporate Communications Campaign of the Year.
Other award categories include; public sector marketing, People’s Brand Award, Outstanding Marketing Professional of the Year, Brand Manager of the Year, Future Leader of Marketing, and Brand Journalist of the Year.