The Advertising & Design Club of Canada’s 68th annual awards show Directions 2017 took place on Thursday, November 2, 2017 in Koerner Hall at the TELUS Centre for Performance and Learning, Toronto.
46 Golds, 116 Silvers, and 259 Merits were given this year. A total of 421 awards were presented for outstanding Canadian creative work.
The 2017 Scarlet Letter Awards were given to:
Leo Burnett, Toronto – Agency of the Year
lg2 – Design Studio of the Year
Jam3 – Interactive Agency of the Year
Skin and Bones Film Company – Production Company of the Year
This year’s Les Usherwood Award for lifetime achievement was presented to designer Stuart Ash.
The ADCC Student Competition Gold awards went to two entries: Sara Wong from Conestoga College, for her Editorial & Book Design entry “Doctors Shocked”; and Michael Romaniuk from McMaster University, for his Interactive entry “The Awakening”.
The 2017 Awards Annual was designed by lg2 and printed by Flash Reproductions. The annual will be available at Swipe Design | Books + Objects.
This year’s winners will be added to the ADCC Archive soon. Please check the following winners lists in the meantime.