Local ad agency selected as an international Davey award winner

Local ad agency selected as an international Davey award winner Thursday, February 1, 2019

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Rochester, NY… In 2018, CFC launched the “See Their Stories” campaign in effort to bring clarity to the mistrust and misunderstanding of the refugee story. A series of 15- and 30-second video vignettes were created to illustrate the personal journey of refugees.

Sundance Marketing, LLC Receives the 2018 Silver Davey Award
With 3,000 entries from across the US and around the world, the Davey Awards honor the finest creative work from the best small agencies, firms, and companies worldwide. Sundance Marketing has been named a 2018 Silver Davey Award recipient for the Film/Video-Social Issue for Non-Broadcast category. Sundance Marketing is recognized for their series of videos that capture the personal vignettes of refugees who have resettled in the United States via Catholic Family Center of Rochester (CFC). CFC has made these available as free downloadable and editable free-use PSAs (www.SeeTheirStories.org) to the Vatican and other national / local-based resettlement service agencies for educational purposes.

Daveys puts outstanding work from small shops across the globe on display
The Davey Awards is judged and overseen by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA), a 700+ member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts who are dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media. Current membership includes acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms, such as: Condé Nast, Disney, GE, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Microsoft, Tinder, MTV, Push., Sesame Workshops, Yahoo!, and many others. Winners are recognized for their flawless execution, groundbreaking technology, and a fresh approach to generating amazing content.

About Catholic Family Center: Catholic Family Center (CFC) is Greater Rochester’s largest provider of comprehensive family services. Each year we assist tens of thousands of our neighbors, relatives and friends as they work to remain or become healthy, productive, participating members of our community. We serve all people—regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, age, ability or gender. Our programs work together to address the many issues of human need across all stages of life.

About Sundance Marketing, LLC: Sundance Marketing, LLC, founded in 2000 by Laurie Sagona, offers customize advertising solutions in different formats of media such as print, radio, television, and digital at affordable pricing. The agency’s mission is to bring the best creative, digital and media partners together to develop integrated campaigns with a strategic media buying plan that includes diverse marketing tactics. More information can be found at www.sundance-marketing.com.

About the Davey Awards: The Davey Awards exclusively honor the “Davids” of creativity, the finest small agencies, firms and companies worldwide. David defeated the giant Goliath with a big idea and a little rock - the sort of things small agencies do each year. The annual International Davey Awards honors the achievements of the "Creative Davids", who derive their strength from big ideas rather than big budgets. The Davey Awards is the leading awards competition, designed specifically for smaller agencies, as they compete with their peers to win the recognition they deserve. Please visit www.daveyawards.com for more information.