November 17, 2021
Los Angeles, CA

The Marketing: Automotive Awards Ceremony will be held during the November 17, 2021 Marketing Automotive @ the LA Auto Show – ON-site Event, LA Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA

The Marketing Automotive Awards honor agencies and advertisers who are excelling in today's myriad forms of communication and rewriting the handbook on automotive marketing.

Congratulations to This Year’s Automotive Marketer of the Year,
Matt VanDyke, FordDirect Chief Executive Officer. Read about him here.

Congratulations to our other Honorees. Read about them here.

Automotive Agency of the Year (Traditional): 

Hudson Rouge (Ford Motor Co.’s Lincoln brand)


Automotive Agency of the (Digital)

MRM (General Motors)


Best Integrated Campaign (Three channels or more, including online):

Ford Bronco “Built Wild” (Wieden+Kennedy, WPP and Disney CreativeWorks)


Best Social Campaign (TIE): 

Subaru “The Underdogs” (Carmichael Lynch)


Stellantis’ Jeep “Pale Blue Dot” (Doner)


Best Multicultural or Interest Group Campaign: 

Toyota “The Journey” (Conill)


Best Viral Marketing Campaign or Execution:

Honda “Superb Owls” (RPA)


Best Interactive Execution or Campaign: 

Infiniti USA “Work From Home, Work From Wherever” (Critical Mass)


Best Campaign/Activation for a Dealer Group:

The Do-Good Auto Coalition (Constellation Agency)


November 17, 2021, 4p.m.

Los Angeles Convention Center - Room 403B Los Angeles
1201 South Figueroa Street
(213) 741-1151

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Ian Beavis

AMCI Global
Chief Strategy Officer

Elgie Bright

Northwood University
Automotive Marketing and Management Department Chair

Donald DeFilippo

Blue Plate Creative
Creative and Marketing Director

Tanya Gazdik

Senior Editor, Automotive

Noah Mallin

IMGN Media
Chief, Brand Strategy

Luis Miguel Messianu

Creative Chairman, CEO

Scotty Reiss

A Girl's Guide To Cars

Lisa Singer

Event Editorial Manager


Los Angeles Convention Center - Room 403B
1201 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, California, 90015
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