|By PR Newswire||
|March 12, 2013 12:00 PM EDT||
MINNEAPOLIS, March 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Minneapolis-based creative agency mono was awarded the 2013 4A's O'Toole Award for Creative Excellence in the Small Agency Category at a ceremony Monday night at the 4A's Transformation conference in New Orleans. This marks the third consecutive year the agency has taken home the top small agency honor.
"We are honored that once again a panel of our industry peers has selected us to receive this prestigious award," said mono Co-Founder and Creative Co-Chair Chris Lange. "At mono, we set a high bar for creative excellence, striving to always produce the most innovative and impactful work for our clients. Winning this award three years in a row tells us that we are consistently hitting this bar, not just with one project but across all our work."
mono receives this award following a year of tremendous growth – including the addition of new clients like Target, lucy Activewear and NHL to a roster of leading brands such as Apple, MSNBC and Wilson. The award also recognizes the agency's ground-breaking, innovative and effective work, including Lean Forward for MSNBC, the Everyday Collection by Target and the Blu Dot Musical Chairs campaign.
Established in 1991, the 4A's O'Toole Awards for Creative Excellence is one of the most competitive and highly-regarded award programs in advertising. In order to win, an agency must submit an entire body of stellar work across several different clients. Its purpose is to recognize agencies that consistently set and maintain the very highest standards.
mono is an award-winning creative agency that brands turn to for ideas that will disrupt the market and define them in the long-term. Michael Hart, Chris Lange, and Jim Scott formed mono with the belief that simpler is better. That the brands and companies that are single-minded with their voice, yet multi-faceted and innovative with their communications, will be the big winners in a new, hyper-competitive, growingly complex business landscape. mono works with Apple, Nike, Target, Blu Dot, Fisker, and BlueCross BlueShield of Minnesota. For more information, visit: www.mono-1.com