2016 New York Design Awards

spaces, objects, visual, graphic, digital & experience design, design champion, best studio & best start-up, plus over 40 specialist categories

accelerate transformation, celebrate courage, growing demand for design


Key Dates

8 September 2016 - Standard Deadline
15 November 2016 - Extended Deadline
16 November 2016 - Judging & Ratings
22 November 2016 - Rating Closes
23 November 2016 - Winners Announced
7 March - Awards Presentation

Marketing - Event Experience

This award celebrates creative and innovative design for a business event. Consideration given to originality, creativity; theming;  audience connection and engagement and how the event created a seamless experience for the visitor and helped to reinforce the program's core message

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Nominations in Category

Super Friday Night - PepsiCo

Marketing - Event Experience

- Gold

PepsiCo created multiple innovative, interactive experiences during the week leading up to football’s biggest event of the year. For Super Friday Night, San Francisco's Pier 70 was converted into a spectacular concert space with interactive digital experiences woven throughout the night. These experiences accompanied high-profile musical guests in an evening that thrilled spectators and built positive buzz around Pepsi’s overall sponsorship of the big game.

Muji is Enough - Muji

Marketing - Event Experience

- Silver

Design enthusiasts gathered at The Times Center to learn more about the Japanese brand and celebrate the opening of MUJI’s new flagship store on Oct. 15, 2015. Slated for a November opening, the MUJI Fifth Avenue will be centrally located on Fifth Avenue and 41st Street, across the street from the New York Public Library in Bryant Park and a stonesthrow from Grand Central Station.

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