Student Advertising Competition

The Ad Rodeo/MacLaren McCann Student Brief competition is officially open! What better way to showcase your advertising & marketing chops then to participate in the annual challenge. The winner is announced at the Anvil Awards gala on April 17 and will go home with $1,000 cash prize plus a one-week summer internship at MacLaren McCann Calgary. Download the brief HERE for the competition information. Submissions are due by March 31, 2015, 5pm MST.



Please join us on March 13 at Festival Hall for our annual Creative Showcase & Judges Talk. This is your chance to view all the work that was submitted by your fellow peers in the industry, as well meet the judges who reviewed the work.

We’re excited to announce the judges for the 2015 Anvils Awards:
Helen Pak – President & CCO of Havas Worldwide Canada
Jason White - Executive Creative Director at Leviathan
Aaron Wiggan - Group Strategy Director at Droga5
Rob Tarry – Creative Director at Rethink Vancouver
Sanya Grujicic - Senior Copywriter at SID LEE

For additional details and bios of our esteemed judges, please visit our Anvil Awards page.
Tickets to the Creative Showcase can be purchased HERE.



The Ad Rodeo Association provides sponsors the opportunity to connect with Calgary’s diverse advertising and marketing community through The Anvil Awards, networking events, our social media channels and website. We work with your budgets and goals to maximize your sponsorship.

This year we’ve added more opportunities at various sponsorship levels and add-ons to provide sponsors more exposure and brand sell opportunities at events. With an active website and social media following that continues to grow, being an Ad Rodeo sponsor connects your company with local agencies for new business opportunities.

Download the 2015 Sponsorship Package HERE for information about all of the opportunities.



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