Marywood University Students Win Addy Awards

Published on Thu, April 15, 2010


Marywood University students win Addy Awards from the AAF Northeast PA Chapter. The ADDY awards are the world's largest advertising competition with over 60,000 entries annually submitted. The ADDY awards recognize all forms of advertising, from types of media to entrants from various levels around the world. The American Advertising Federation conducts the ADDY Awards through its 15 districts and 200 member clubs. It is the sole award program in the advertising industry.

In addition, the Marywood University "Christina Luciw" television commerical won Gold and Judge's Choice in the Professional Category. The video was produced and written by two Marywood graphic design graduates, Jess Confer and Danielle Coons. The spot was created by Dan Simrell Advertising.

Photo (left to right):

Kevin O'Neill (Graphic Design Pro-Rata Professor), Jess Meoni (Graphic Design Sophomore/ Received 2 Silver Addys); Matt Watts (Graphic Design Senior/ Received 2 silver Addys); Kathryn Bondi (Graphic Design Senior/ Received 2 gold Addys, and Silver Addy);  Aunie Frisch (Graphic Design Graduate/ Received Silver Addy);  Keith Kratz (Graphic Design Junior/ Received Judge's Choice Award and  Gold Addy); Sarah Davis (Illustration Senior/ Received Best of Show and Gold Addy); Christian Baloga (Graphic Design Graduate/ Received Gold Addy);  Amanda Osborne (Graphic Design Senior/ Received Bronze Addy); Christine Medley (Graphic Design Assistant Professor).