The One Club Names Kyoorius Group As Official Representative in India
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Jan 23, 2018
The One Club for Creativity today announced it has formed a partnership with Kyoorius Group for the group to serve as the club’s official representative in India.
Kyoorius Group (http://kyoorius.com) will work closely with agencies, media and the entire creative community in India to support and promote the club’s awards programs including The One Show, ADC Annual Awards, Creative Week, Young Guns, Young Ones student awards, One Screen Short Film Festival, Creative Hall of Fame and others.
Kyoorius will also work with agencies throughout India to sponsor local versions of One Club programming, which come under its four pillars: Education, Inclusion & Diversity, Professional Development and Gender Equality. These programs include Creative Boot Camps and Portfolio Nights for young creatives, Creative Leaders Retreats for senior creatives, Executive Creative Summits for agency founders/CCO/managing partners and more.
Under the agreement, The One Club will also contribute to the composition of the jury for all future editions of Kyoorius Creative Awards (http://awards.kyoorius.com), as well as provide the club’s high-integrity judging process and proprietary back-end voting technology platform.
"India is a very important market for the global advertising industry, and for The One Club in particular,” said Kevin Swanepoel, CEO, The One Club for Creativity. “There is tremendous work coming from agencies here, and we look forward to working with the Kyoorius team to help recognize and promote the country’s creative community.”
An initiative of Transasia Fine Papers, Kyoorius is a not-for-profit organisation that celebrates all aspects of creative communication and marketing. It seeks to provide a platform to empower and sustain the creative industries in India, and secure their rightful place in shaping the growth of the country. Surpluses go straight to educational programs created for students and professionals.
“Since 2006, Kyoorius has been at the forefront of connecting the creative community in India through programs that inform, inspire and stimulate,” said Rajesh Kejriwal, founder and CEO, Kyoorius Group. “We are very excited to serve as the official representative of The One Club for Creativity in India because their recognition, education and professional development programs are the perfect fit for our mission to support and promote creatives in India.”
Kyoorius also runs Designyatra, one of the foremost international design conferences attracting creative minds from all over the world, and MELT -- a magazine, event and portal -- focused on the changing face of marketing communications as seen through the lens of the marketer.
Through events, publications and other initiatives, Kyoorius is committed to galvanising creativity in India and inspiring future innovators.
The One Club for Creativity (www.oneclub.org), producer of the prestigious One Show, ADC Annual Awards and Creative Week, is the world's foremost non-profit organization whose mission is to support and celebrate the success of the global creative community. The One Show is a top global awards show for advertising, design and digital marketing focusing on creativity of idea and quality of execution. The ADC Annual Awards honors the best creative work in terms of craft, design and innovation across all disciplines. Creative Week takes place in New York City every May and is the preeminent festival celebrating the intersection of advertising and the arts.