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Channel 4’s Diversity in Advertising Award

/ October 19th 2020
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The shortlist for the Channel 4 Diversity in Advertising Awards has been announced with the finalists include Boots (Ogilvy UK), EA Sports (adam&eve/DDB), Lloyds Bank (MediaCom X GUAP Studios, Royal Navy (Engine) and in-house entries from Merky Books and Tesco.

Read more about the awards here and when the winner will be announced.

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