GYRO (GYROHSR) CHICAGO WINS MORE CHICAGO BMA TOWER AWARDS THAN ANY OTHER AGENCY

CHICAGO – (May 19, 2009) – gyro (GyroHSR), the b2b agency, won 14 Chicago Business Marketing Association (BMA) Tower Awards, including six gold awards.

Winning awards across 10 categories and seven unique clients, the global ideas shop won more overall awards and gold awards than any other agency.

“We are thrilled to be recognized by the BMA for the work we produce on behalf of our clients, who inspire us to do our best and permit us to push the envelope,” said Brian Peters, president of the Chicago marketing agency. “I am very proud of the entire Chicago office, as these awards are a true reflection of our agency’s integrated capabilities and a testament to each discipline’s strength.”

The 2009 awards season has been particularly successful for gyro. Earlier in May, the company announced it had won 13 BMA Pro-Comm Awards, one of the advertising industry’s highly sought-after awards programs.

gyro’s gold awards:
Animation/Motion Graphics: Nutrients for Life Foundation
Radio: Nutrients for Life Foundation
Print Ad Campaigns – Three- or four-color campaign under $200,000: PotashCorp
Print Advertising – Single ads – Fractional page or spread – Color or black and white: John Deere Construction & Forestry
Promotional Material – Capabilities/facilities booklet/brochure: Johnson Diversey, Inc.
Public Relations – Special events: John Deere Construction & Forestry
gyro’s silver awards:
Animation/Motion Graphics: John Deere Construction & Forestry
New Product Launch Campaign: John Deere Construction & Forestry
Print Advertising – Single ads – Fractional page or spread – Color or black and white: PotashCorp
Video/Online Production: USG Corporation
gyro’s bronze awards:
Animation/Motion Graphics: John Deere Commercial and Consumer Equipment
Print Ad Campaigns – Three- or four-color campaign under $200,000: John Deere Construction & Forestry
The Client Didn’t Buy It: John Deere Construction & Forestry
Web Sites Produced Between $25,001 and $50,000: John Deere Commercial and Consumer Equipment
The Tower Awards annually recognize the leading business-to-business marketing communications campaigns in Chicago. The awards were judged by a panel of leading marketers, including several of BtoB magazine’s 2008 “Best Marketers” and BMA’s 2008 William A. Marstellar award recipient.