Agency News News February 2, 2015

inferno Receives Recognition from 2014 International Davey Awards


MEMPHIS, Tenn. – inferno, a full-service advertising, marketing, design and public relations firm, was awarded with 13 Davey Awards in the program’s 2014 competition. The Davey Awards is an international competition focused exclusively on honoring outstanding creative work from the best small firms worldwide, and this year’s competition received nearly 4,000 entries.

inferno’s winning work, including the award levels, categories and specific client projects, were:

  • Gold Award – Posters – “Camp Addywanna Poster” – for American Advertising Federation Memphis Chapter
  • Gold Award – Logos – “Memphis Fashion Week” Logo – for Memphis Fashion Week
  • Gold Award – Annual Report – “Exchange Club Report” – for The Exchange Club Family Center
  • Gold Award – Invitations/Cards – “BBQ Fest Happy Hour” Invitation – for inferno
  • Silver Award – Invitations/Cards – “Camp Addywanna Poster” – for American Advertising Federation Memphis Chapter
  • Silver Award – Invitations/Cards – “Camp Addywanna Ticket” – for American Advertising Federation Memphis Chapter
  • Silver Award – Promotional/Branding – “Camp Addywanna Campaign” – for American Advertising Federation Memphis Chapter
  • Silver Award – Logos – “Blu D’or Interiors” Logo – for Blu D’or Interiors
  • Silver Award – Infomercial – “Mushmina” – for FedEx
  • Silver Award – Infomercial – “medfusion” – for FedEx
  • Silver Award – Infomercial – “Fat Toad Farm” – for FedEx
  • Silver Award – Infomercial – “FedEx One Rate” – for FedEx
  • Silver Award – Infomercial – “FedEx Delivery Manager” – for FedEx

“We strive to participate in the development and vision of our clients’ projects as strategic partners,” said Michael Overton, Creative Director and Agency Partner at inferno. “This results in employees who are fully invested and personally motivated to produce exceptional work.”

The awards are judged and overseen by the International Academy of the Visual Arts (IAVA), an invitation-only, member-based organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts. In determining Gold and Silver winners, entries are judged on their merits based on a standard of excellence as determined by the IAVA, considering the category entered. No more than 10% of the entries are awarded a Gold Davey.

inferno is a leading full-service agency, serving clients in a variety of industry sectors including healthcare, relocation, logistics, retail, banking, agriculture, nonprofit and entertainment. Headquartered in Memphis with a satellite office in Kalamazoo, Mich., inferno has become the strongest mid-size provider of business-to-business and consumer marketing solutions, offering experience in advertising, brand development, graphic design, interactive, public relations, social media and strategic planning.