The APG Creative Strategy Awards 2015 – Saatchi & Saatchi London celebrate winning Gold, Bronze and two Special awards

At this years’ prestigious APG Creative Strategy Awards, Saatchi & Saatchi London celebrated winning a total of four awards including a Gold, Bronze and 2 Special awards.

Direct Line was decorated with a Gold award and two special awards, one for best brand impact and the other for best presentation to the judges. Saatchi & Saatchi also picked up a Bronze award for Walls ‘Wallsie’.

Richard Huntington, Chief Strategy Officer, Saatchi & Saatchi London said: “It was a big night for planning at Saatchi & Saatchi and it is great to see the strategies behind some of our most successful campaigns being recognised."

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