gyro Wins Two Effies, D&AD Impact Pencil and Other Top Awards to Close Out 2016


gyro, the first full-service global B2B creative powerhouse, had a strong finish to the 2016 award show season.

In Europe, gyro Paris received two Effie Awards for its powerful “Stop, that’s enough!” anti-harassment campaign for the French Ministry of Social Affairs, Health and Women’s Rights – Gold in the Low Budget category and Bronze in the Public Communication category.

Globally, gyro New York won a D&AD Impact Wood Pencil in the Humanitarian Aid category for its Bennison “Baby Care Wear” work after receiving a D&AD Wood Pencil for Sustainable Packaging Design earlier in the year.

gyro Chicago/Denver’s award-winning USG Boral “Innovation Inspired by You” work was featured by Communication Arts in the publication’s esteemed 57th Photography Annual.

gyro Madrid took home top honors at the World Luxury Awards for its experiential “Le Hidden Make Up Show” campaign for Givenchy. The team won Gold in the Parfum & Cosmetics category.

The International Best in Biz awards, which recognize companies, teams, executives and products globally for unparalleled business success, also awarded gyro Global ceo+cco Christoph Becker Gold in the Creative Executive of the Year category.

All of these recognitions were befitting to a memorable year for gyro, which was acquired by the Dentsu Aegis Network (DAN) in July 2016. MediaPost, a leading U.S. marketing/advertising outlet, awarded DAN 2016 Holding Company of the Year.


About gyro

As a global ideas shop, our mission is to create ideas that are humanly relevant. gyro is Advertising Age’s 2016 B-to-B Agency of the Year and the BMA’s 2016, 2015 and 2014 Global B-to-B Agency of the Year. Our 700 creative minds in 16 offices work with top companies, including Aflac, Danone, eBay, Google, HP, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Jabra, John Deere, Tate & Lyle, TD Ameritrade, Teva, USG and Vodafone.