On Tuesday, October 17, CMDC (Canadian Media Director’s Council) announced this year’s award winners for the YA Young Blood Awards 2017.
Globe Media Group was proud to take part in the event as a sponsor, supporting the next generation of advertising and marketing industry leaders. The CMDC Youth Ambassadors program not only aims to galvanize and inspire the future leaders in the Canadian media industry, but also represents CMDC’s next media generation. Their mission is to strengthen connections and advance thinking of our future leaders of media by creating a culture of connectivity and creativity in the workplace.
This year’s YA Young Blood Awards 2017 received the highest submissions ever, attracting young guns from agencies and all areas of expertise. Winners were announced at Toronto’s SteamWhistle Brewery. This event acknowledged the outstanding accomplishments of the most fearless, most creative, most innovative young media minds in the industry.
Congratulations to the 2017 Award Winners:
- Rookie of the Year – Hilary Levy, OMD
- Young Yoda – Julie Park, MEC
- Maverick – David Zagury, Resolution Media/Touché
- Game Changer – Catherine Vézina, Jungle Media
- First in Class – Trevor Dewan, Sheridan College
View images from the event below.