Agency News News September 3, 2013

inferno Work Receives International Recognition


MEMPHIS, Tenn. – inferno, a full-service advertising, marketing, design, and public relations firm, announced that it won eight 2013 Communicator Awards, two 2013 Videographer Awards and one 2013 Telly Award. Specifically, the awards were given to the following projects:

Communicator Awards

  • Award of Excellence – Corporate Identity: Logo – Tradewind Group
  • Award of Excellence – Print Advertising: Advertising Campaign – Memphis Jewish Home & Rehab
  • Award of Excellence – Websites: Shopping – Stash
  • Award of Distinction – Corporate Identity: Logo – Memphis Jewish Home & Rehab
  • Award of Distinction – Corporate Identity: Logo – Jonesboro Roofing
  • Award of Distinction – Corporate Identity: Logo – Memphis Jewish Community Center
  • Award of Distinction – Print Advertising: Advertising Campaign – Fullen Dock and Warehouse
  • Award of Distinction – Websites: Health Care Services – Memphis Jewish Home & Rehab

Videographer Awards

  • Award of Excellence – Documentary – Darn Good Yarn – FedEx
  • Award of Excellence – Documentary – Catullo Prime Meats – FedEx

Telly Awards

  • Bronze Telly – Branded Content: Business-to-Business – Darn Good Yarn – FedEx

“We’re honored to be recognized by competitions of such stature like the Communicator, Telly and Videographer Awards,” said Michael Overton, Creative Director and Agency Partner at inferno. “We wouldn’t have the chance to create this kind of award-winning work without our outstanding clients, so we’re always thankful to them for allowing us to produce some truly great work.”

The Communicator Awards are judged by the International Academy of the Visual Arts, a 600+ member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of tradition and interactive media. The 2013 Communicator Awards received over 6000 entries from ad agencies, interactive agencies, production firms, in-house creative professionals, graphic designers, design firms, and public relations firms.

The Videographer Awards is an international awards program directed by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionalsto honor individuals and companies in the video production field. Entrants include video production companies, advertising and public relations firms, corporate communication departments, cable and broadcast television operations, government agencies and schools, independent producers and wedding and special event producers. This year, there were over 1,500 entries from throughout the United States and several other countries.

The Telly Awards is the premier award honoring the finest film and video productions, groundbreaking web commercials, videos and films, and outstanding local, regional and cable TV commercials and programs. Entries come from ad agencies, production companies, TV stations, cable companies, interactive agencies and corporations around the world. Judges are all members of the Silver Telly Council and evaluate entries to recognize distinction in creative work. There were over 12,000 entries from all 50 states and five continents in this year’s competition.

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 satellite offices in Jonesboro, Ark. and 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.