[caption id="attachment_773" align="aligncenter" width="579" caption="Teehan+Lax Wins 3 Silver Davey Awards"][/caption] We're pleased to announce that our work won three silvers at the 2008 International Davey Awards. The AIRMILES Make Like Miles microsite, the J.P.Morgan Funds site (financial services) and our own Teehan+Lax site (self-promotion) were recognized.
[caption id="attachment_634" width="579" caption="W3 Awards"][/caption] It's an honour to be nominated, but it's an even bigger honour to win. And win we did. Four of our projects were recognized with hardware at the 2008 W3 Awards.
The Programs team has been working on a project for SunChips US (with our agency partner Juniper Park) and recently we went live with the first phase, the re-launch of sunchips.com. BrainFuel blog had this to say about the site, I thought the SunChips web site was really classy.
Our BMW 1 Series 1ntensity project continues to get plenty of attention and as we near the date of the second major Drive Event (Calgary, April 18-20) an interesting sweetener has been added. One seat is now available in an eBay auction, and the proceeds go to the Make A Wish Foundation.
Tessa Wegert at ClickZ wrote a great review of one of our most recent projects, the TELUS MyFaves Fishbowl. And if I may say, it's a fantastic piece.
Teehan+Lax is pleased to announce that we've signed on with New Balance Canada as its digital agency. From its origins in the early 1900's, New Balance has become a leading global athletic products company, enjoying truly explosive growth over the last two decades.
Here's a savvy ad placement and probably the best tactical buy I've seen so far in the ongoing console war. Xbox purchased all the inventory on the PS3 review page at gamespot.com, including a leaderboard, bbox and huge background tile.
Today, one of our most recent projects was mentioned in a New York Times article (reg. req.). We've been working on a campaign to help launch the new John Hancock brand positioning.