In what is a tough time, we should always celebrate the little wins, as celebration builds commitment, and commitment builds belief, and belief leads to more recognition and wins.

So, very pleased to share the winning work from our network at the very prestigious Jay Chiat Awards.

These awards have a great heritage, are tough to win at and are designed to award the best in strategic thinking globally.

Here are our winners…

Grand Prix (our region’s first, our office’s first, and Jay Chiat’s only one this year):

Home Centre – A Dad’s Job


Gold (Regional Strategy)

Home Centre – A Dad’s Job


Silver (PR Strategy)

Home Centre – A Dad’s Job


Bronze (Connection Strategy)

Donner Sang Compter – Blood Unity


Honorable Mention (Connection Strategy)

Home Centre – A Dad’s Job


Honorable Mention (Non-Profit Strategy)

Donner Sang Compter – Blood Unity


You can check out the list of winners here –

Also: From Suzanne Powers, Global President, McCann Worldgroup

Dear All,

I am thrilled to share the news that our FP7 McCann Dubai team just won the only GRAND PRIX at this year’s 4A’s Jay Chiat Awards, for their work on “A Dad’s Job” campaign for Home Centre. This is amazing news, and we couldn’t be more proud!

In addition to the Grand Prix, the campaign also won a Gold in Regional Strategy, a Silver in Public Relations Strategy and Honorable Mention in Connection Strategy. Our agencies in the region also picked up honors. FP7 McCann Dubai, FP7 McCann Beirut and McCann Health Dubai won a Bronze in Connection Strategy for “Blood Unity” for Donner Sang Compter, and an Honorable Mention in Nonprofit Strategy for “Blood Unity” for Donner Sang Compter.

McCann New York and MRM New York were awarded as well, sharing an Honorable Mention in Healthcare Strategy for “Cigna S.A.F.E” for Cigna Healthcare. And McCann Canada earned an Honorable Mention in Connection Strategy for “Grown With Love” for Wendy’s Restaurants of Canada.

As you know, the Jay Chiat Awards recognize the best strategic thinking in marketing communications.  This recognition – especially as we still face unprecedented challenges – is a testament to all of your hard work, passion, brilliance and unrelenting pursuit to deliver the very best for our clients.

A big congrats to everyone for this stellar performance!​​​​​​​

Very Best,