Manifesto Wins 'Best of Show' at 2018 Milwaukee 99 Awards Show

Thursday October 18, 2018

written by Laura Gainor

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Thank you to everyone that attended the 2018 Milwaukee 99 Awards Show on October 11th! It was an incredible night of awards and inducting Elaine Eisner and Jim Weller into the Wisconsin Advertising Hall of Fame. 

Congratulations to the Manifesto team for taking home Best of Show for their social media campaign, titled “#MeatSweats”, created for Arby’s. 

Another congrats to all of the medal winners, pictured below! Visit our FACEBOOK PAGE to view all pictures from the event, taken by JMKE Photography. Thanks again to all of our sponsors. See you in 2019. 

The Manifesto Team with their ‘Best of Show’ wrench. 

BVK team won 2 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze medal. 

Cramer-Krasselt was awarded 2 gold, 4 silver, and 2 bronze medals. 

Elaine Eisner inducted into the Wisconsin Advertising Hall of Fame

GMR Marketing was awarded a silver medal for “Land O’ Lakes Farm Bowl”, an experiential campaign created for Land O’ Lakes. GMR also won a bronze medal for “Comcast Xfinity Festive Fleet”, a self promotion created for Comcast/Xfinity. 

Hoffman York wins a bronze medal for their poster single titled “Sheboygan”, created for Lake Effect. 

Jacobson Rost wins a bronze medal for the Illustration single titled “Old Man Winter”, created for Boss Snowplows. 

Laughlin Constable won a bronze medal for “Hourglass”, an environmental design created for the Wisconsin Department of Tourism. 

Laura Gainor, Executive Director, Ryan Day, incoming Executive Director, and Krista Hansen, Adworkers President. 

Serve Marketing awarded two gold medals for Guerrilla Advertising Campaign titled “OCD is a real disease”, created for the International OCD Foundation. *Art Director Nick Heiser photoshopped into the photo due to not being present for the photo. 

Kohler’s The Beacon took home a bronze medal for their digital video campaign titled “Mason Crosby”, done for Kohler. 

Three-Headed Design awarded a bronze medal for their digital website done for Bavette La Boucherie.

VHS awarded as silver medal for their package design done for Finch Beer Co. 

Wisconsin Advertising Hall of Fame Chairman, Gary Mueller, and Jim Weller, 2018 Wisconsin Advertising Hall of Fame inductee. Photo courtesy of Gary Mueller. 

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