ORLANDO, Fla. February 22, 2020 – Digital Brew, a 17x Emmy® Award-winning creative agency in Orlando, announced today, its prestigious recognition of 3 Gold Addy Awards and 7 Silver Addy Awards for its exemplary work at the American Advertising Federation (AAF) Orlando ADDY Awards. Each year, the AAF’s Orlando chapter honors excellence in advertising that cultivates the highest creative standards in the industry.

Digital Brew was recognized with 3 Gold Addy Awards in the Elements of Advertising category for Onepak (Motion Graphics), Benelli Lupo (Animation/Motion Graphics) and 4Roots Harmony (Music without lyrics). The agency also took home 5 Silver Addy Awards in the Elements of Advertising category for Winning Seat – In the Seat (Animation/Motion Graphics), Braintrust (Animation/Motion Graphics), Stickman Sound (Animation/Motion Graphics), Spacely (Animation/Motion Graphics) and Volvo Penta (Animation/Motion Graphics). In the Film, Video, & Sound category, Digital Brew won 2 Silver Addy Awards for Benelli Lupo (Internet Commercial) and Stickman Sound (Internet Commercial) for a total of ten Addy Awards.

“The Digital Brew team is honored to be recognized by the AAF for excellence in delivering quality storytelling for our clients’ brands,” said Michael Cardwell, CEO and Creative Director.

“We’re thrilled that Braintrust – The Way Work Should Work was recognized as a Silver Addy winner,” said Adam Jackson, Braintrust Founder & CEO. “It’s a testament to the passionate storytelling that Digital Brew brought to our video, and the amazing collaboration we enjoyed during the creative process to spotlight our revolutionary offering to organizations everywhere.”

“Braintrust wants to change the way creatives and businesses work together,” added Cardwell. “In this video, our animator and illustrator closely referenced Braintrust’s brand guide and created a simple yet effective animation using bright colors, geometrical shapes, and lively characters.”

Expanding the agency’s scope and depth, Digital Brew recently hired producer Jacob Oliver, who will be working with Digital Brew’s team of 16 animators and illustrators. He has worked on projects ranging from the renowned Disney+ streaming series The Mandalorian to popular video games such as Fortnite with Epic Games. He has managed teams of developers and artists that leverage bleeding edge technology like the virtual production technique used on The Mandalorian.

About Digital Brew

Digital Brew is a 17x Emmy® Award winning creative agency in Orlando, Florida, specializing in video production, animation, explainer videos and visual storytelling. Since 2011, we have helped grow hundreds of businesses with our unique knowledge of storytelling, art and marketing. Clients include Cisco, 3M, Wolters Kluwer and other premium brands.

About the American Advertising Awards

The American Advertising Awards, also known as the ADDYs, are presented annually, attracting nearly 30,000 professional entries each year nationwide. The ADDYs is among the world’s largest and most comprehensive advertising competitions. The ADDY Awards originated in the AAF Fourth District in 1960 and became a three-tiered national competition in 1968. Each fall, the competition begins with contests in the nation’s 200+ AAF member clubs, where entries must be submitted and judged to be eligible for the ADDY process. Local winners proceed to 15 regional competitions, and those winners, to the national finals.


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