30. SOF: Futura DDB retains its title as the agency of the year
30. Slovenian Advertising Festival (SOF) names Futura DDB as the agency of the year, while its client Lesnina scores the title of the brand of the year.
Among 326 entries, the jury with its president Janez Rakušček (chief creative officer at Luna TBWA) awarded 2 grand prix awards, 25 gold and 36 silver awards. After winning the title agency of the last three decades, Futura DDB scored consecutive agency of the year title with one grand prix, 4 golds and 2 silvers.
Also at the grand ceremony, Panvita CEO Toni Balažič was handed the advertising person of the year award, while NLB group was named the advertiser of the year. The best film production award went to studio Instant and the best radio and audio production award went to Studio Multipraktik and CNJ.
Meanwhile, SOF, as the Slovenian representative to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, presented the winning couple of the 2020/2021 Young Lions competition, Sara Mlinar and Aljaž Kočevar of creative shop AV Studio.