(San Jose, California - July 26, 2019) Out of more than 4,500 submissions from 27 countries, Andy Dunmire is named a Silver winner in the 2019 Summit Creative Awards for Dennis McCurdy & Friends and this portfolio website.
The Summit Creative Award (SCA) recognizes and celebrates the creative achievements of small and medium sized advertising agencies worldwide with annual billings under $30 million. Celebrating its 23rd year, the SCA has firmly established itself as the premier arbiter of creative excellence for firms of this size and has become a coveted honor.
This year's panel of international judges included professionals representing the following countries: Australia, Canada, Chile, Japan, South Africa, and the United States.
Entries in 13 major categories are judged against a stringent set of standards. During its blind judging (entering company names withheld) the Board of Judges search for and identify innovative and creative concepts, strong executions and user experience, and the ability to communicate and persuade. Winners were selected in a wide-range of categories from print and broadcast to, online advertising and social media.
“Winning a Summit Creative Award is a significant accomplishment in ones career. With vetted judges, tough judging criteria, two-phase blind judging processes, and strict bylaws limiting winners, only deserving entries receive recognition.” Said Jocelyn Luciano, Executive Director for the Summit International Awards (SIA). “The creative work this year was outstanding. Watching the judges debate the details of individual entries in the run-off for the tops spots was inspiring.”
This year's SCA creative competition included companies from the following 27 countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Korea,Kuwait, Malta, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Poland, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and the United States.
The SIA organization was founded in 1994. Annually it conducts the Summit Creative Award, the Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award and the Summit Emerging Media Award. Additional information about the Summit International Awards organization, its competitions and winning firms can be found on the SIA web site at www.summitawards.com.
Andy Dunmire is an award-winning designer in Silicon Valley with nearly two decades of experience that includes Fortune 500 Brands, Agencies, Higher Education, and in-house creative teams. But more than that, he prides himself on being an atypical designer and problem solver. With a BA in Design and an MBA, Andy loves the immersive creative and discovery process just as much as tracking project milestones and pitching new business.
Andy has a versatile design background in branding, printed collateral, digital product design, user experience (UX), and product management. As an independent contractor, that combination of depth and breath in both clients and work is exhilarating.
If you’d like to start an award-winning project, simply reach out to Andy Dunmire.
July 26, 2019