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Tokyo, Japan, 2014/05/13 - Dentsu, Inc. announced that it was named Design Agency of the Year at the 41st Annual One Show Awards held in New York City on May 9 - Dentsu.co.jp. Tokyo: 4324
Dentsu, Inc. (President & CEO: Tadashi Ishii; Head Office: Tokyo; Capital: 74,609.81 million yen) announced today that it was named Design Agency of the Year at the 41st Annual One Show Awards held in New York City on May 9. In addition, Dentsu Group companies including 360i, Firstborn and mcgarrybowen (London) won four Gold Pencils, five Silver Pencils and six Bronze Pencils for a total of fifteen across three categories.
Design Pencils: One Gold, four Silver and four Bronze
Interactive Pencils: Three Gold, one Silver and one Bronze
Advertising Pencils: One Bronze
About Dentsu, Inc.
Top Share in Japan, the World's No. 3 Market
Dentsu, Inc. (dentsu.co.jp) maintains the top share in the Japanese advertising market, which accounts for 12.0% of the global market. In terms of net sales, Dentsu is the No.1 advertising company in the domestic market.
The reason for Dentsu’s dominance is twofold: The Company has a diverse client portfolio and enjoys solid buying power in all major mass media formats. Dentsu handles the advertising campaigns of many blue-chip companies, and major global clients have chosen the Company to act as a partner in the Japanese market. Such connections underpin a well-balanced client portfolio.
Dentsu is also the headquarters of the Dentsu Group, with a global presence spanning 110 countries across five continents. According to Advertising Age (April 29, 2013 edition), Dentsu is the world's largest advertising company, based on non-consolidated gross profit in 2012, and as an agency group, the Dentsu Group is ranked fifth globally. From a geographical perspective, the Dentsu Group holds formidable market share in the Asia-Pacific region and also in Western Europe, while in North America, the largest ad market in the world, there is still plenty of growth potential.