From our correspondent
Guwahati, June 8,
Guwahati based English weekly tabloid G Plus wins Foxglove for Best use of Social Media and Best News & Features website.
G Plus, (Guwahati Plus) bagged two metals at the 4th edition of the Foxglove Awards by afaqs!, held at Mumbai’s Hard Rock Cafe, Worli, on June 07, 2018
G Plus brought home one Silver trophy for the Best News and Features Website and one Bronze trophy for the Best Use of Social Media in the regional category across India.
The idea behind Foxglove Awards is to identify and reward great work from young agencies, web publishers, content creators, production and design units, which are less than 12 years old. Over the last three years, well over 200 ad agencies have participated in Foxglove Awards, making it one of the largest advertising shows in India.
The entries for this year’s Foxglove awards, were broken up into seven categories and the Grand Jury panel included:
Amer Jaleel (Mullen Lintas), Amit Akali (What’s Your Problem), Anish Varghesencd (Isobar), Ashwini Deshpande (Elephant Design), Bianca Ghose (Wipro), Delna Seth (L&K Saatchi & Saatchi), George Kovoor, Head of Digital Creative, Ogilvy, Josy Paul (BBDO), K V Sridhar (Hyper Collective), Karan Rawat (Autumn Winter Communications & Design) among several others.
The entries were first vetted by a 30 member jury before being cleared for final review by a Grand Jury.
Sunit Jain, Publisher & Managing Director at G Plus credited the recognition to the passionate work of his team at G Plus and Insight Brandcom and the support of the G Plus followers. Our website has been designed to offer a rich user interface experience while keeping it simple and our mechanisms to use various social media platforms has enabled us to reach out and engage with a large audience. On the occasion, a limited-edition book, Foxglove Showcase 2018, book was also released which contained all the winning entries.