Myrtle Beach, S.C. agency honored in Muse Creative Awards competition.
LHWH Advertising & Public Relations in Myrtle Beach, S.C., won five Gold and four Rose Gold awards in the 2018 Muse Creative Awards competition. There were more than 1,350 submissions from 37 countries.
The Muse Creative Awards is an international competition for creative professionals who inspire through concept, writing or design, whether through traditional or electronic media.
“We recognize the breakthrough achievement of designers, marketers, artists, writers, photographers, videographers, and digital experts who set the trends of the global creative industry,” said Kenjo Ong, president of the International Awards Associates (IAA). “They hear the voice of an inner muse, inspiring others to rise together.”
Muse Creative Awards is administered and judged by International Awards Associates (IAA), and an elite panel of internationally recognized creative professionals. IAA oversees awards and recognition programs, provides judges, and sets the competition’s rigorous standards.
“Muse Creative Awards is an internationally prestigious competition. LHWH was honored with awards for five different clients in four distinct categories: website design, video production, photography and outdoor advertising,” said Andy Lesnik, president of LHWH Advertising & Public Relations. “To see the creative work that LHWH is producing in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina continue to gain recognition at such a high level is a powerful statement of the caliber of our creative team.”
Grand Jury Panel
This year’s Jury Panel includes 46 renowned, experienced, and brand-new judges from 20 countries. Judges hail from leading companies in the creative and digital industry from all corners of the globe and include professionals from such power brands as Guinness World Records, Leo Burnett, Grayling, DMG, McCann Worldgroup, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, etc.
Entries in 325 categories were rated according to rigorous standards. During blind judging, panelists evaluated the most innovative and creative concepts, the most effective campaigns, and the most inspired messaging. Winners were selected in a wide range of categories, from broadcast, print, social media, and emerging platforms.
Participation of International Brands
Numerous entries from international brands and top agencies from around the world were received for this year’s award program. The amount of time and passion dedicated to producing such astonishing works is truly admirable. Entries submitted by agencies for companies and brands such as Porsche, National Geographic, Marvel, FOX Networks Group Spain, Siemens, Longines, MINI, MasterCard, Part IV, New Balance, and Nationale Postcode Loterij, are among some of the winners from this year’s award.
The 2018 Muse competition included entries from 37 countries: Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Croatia, Denmark, France, Germany, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Kenya, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherland, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and United States.
“Winning a Muse Creative Award can be a significant career milestone,” Ong said. “With vetted panelists, tough criteria, blind judging processes, and strict bylaws limiting winners, only the best entries receive this coveted statuette. Each year, I am both amazed and inspired by the level of craft and art submitted.”
LHWH won the following:
- Sheriar Books website
- McLeod Health website
- Eggs Up Grill spatula billboard
- Broadway at the Beach photography (cocktails)
- Mike D’s BBQ spot
Rose Gold Awards:
- Burroughs & Chapin Leasing website
- Burroughs & Chapin Corporate website
- Broadway at the Beach photography (Hard Rock Cafe)
- Eggs Up Grill website
For more than three decades, LHWH Advertising & Public Relations has been a leading marketing and PR firm in the Carolinas. As a full-service marketing agency, it has represented national, regional and local clients in real estate, golf, tourism, entertainment, restaurants, banking and healthcare.
With an exceptional understanding of how to bring together brand personality and user experience into elegant web design and compelling video, LHWH has won numerous national awards, including Best Mobile Website in the nation for McLeod Health.
LHWH’s current client list includes McLeod Health, Broadway at the Beach, Barefoot Landing, Burroughs & Chapin, Eggs Up Grill, Founders Group International, Family Kingdom, Hilton Head MLS, and other prominent area companies.