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Broward College Students Win Prestigious American Advertising Awards

Fort Lauderdale, Fla (March 20, 2018) – Six talented Broward College students were recognized for creative excellence  the art of advertising during the American Advertising Federation’s (AAF) annual American Advertising Awards ceremony held in Fort Lauderdale on Thursday, March 8, 2018.

Broward College students accepted gold and silver ADDY Awards in the AAF’s Student American Advertising Awards Competition, a national awards program designed specifically for college students which recognizes the best graphic design submissions in the market.

“The American Advertising Awards are the advertising industry's most illustrious competition and it is an honor for our faculty and students to participate,” said Adriana Portal, Professor Graphic Design at Broward College. “We are extremely proud of these six gifted students for their exemplary talent and dedication to mastering the creative process.”


Broward College Gold Addy Award Winners:

Yecrem Verges

Category: Magazine Advertising - Single (Full page or less)

Project: Soaring Price of Global Obesity


Maria Davila

Category: Integrated Brand Identity Campaign - Single

Project: MAR Bath Salts Brand Campaign


Kiana Ramirez

Category: Product or Service Sales Promotion - Packaging

Project: Alia bottled milk


Category: Printed Annual Report or Brochure

Project: charity: water 2017 Annual Report


Leslie Arias

Category: App (Mobile or Web-based)

Project: GYM CREW Stronger Together


Broward College Silver Addy Award Winners:

Shayla Hamilton

Category: Illustration - Single

Project:  I’m Homeless Tonight…




Nikki Rye

Category: Integrated Brand Identity Campaign - Single

Project: badbabe - Lip Crayons




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