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Four Grand Prize awards and a Gold for Advertising Agency are among the trove of wins

[Greenville, SC] – September 19, 2022 – The Brand Leader has been named a 2022 eleven-time winner of The NYX Awards, the international Marcom awards for design, print, marketing, PR, and communications. The awards include multiple advertising campaigns, brand identity, website designs, packaging, and photography. 

The second season of the 2022 NYX Awards and the International Awards Associate (IAA) revealed the complete list of winners recognizing and celebrating extraordinary conduct of creativity in different variations of marketing and production content that impacts the general audience across a wide facet of mediums. In all, there were more than 1,200 entries throughout the season. The NYX Awards are open to all individuals and organizations who embody the epitome of creativity within the marketing, communication, design, print, video, and digital mediums, for local, regional, or subscription avenues, as well as both external and internal audiences.

“It’s always an honor to win anything in our competitive advertising world, so we don’t take this lightly,” said Kyle Duford, Executive Creative Director. “What’s really special this year is not just the accolades lauded for our client work, but also for our team by winning Gold in the “People & Teams - Advertising Agency” category. 

“It’s always an honor to win anything in our competitive advertising world, so we don’t take this lightly,” said Kyle Duford, Executive Creative Director. “What’s really special this year is not just the accolades lauded for our client work, but also for our team by winning Gold in the “People & Teams - Advertising Agency” category. 

Winning for their people is not foreign to The Brand Leader, which has notably won four Best Places to Work awards in the last two years, including the coveted #2 Best Place to Work slot for South Carolina earlier this year

“We’ve been unbelievably fortunate,” said Director of Client Services Ashley Galloway. “This not only showcases the work we’re committed to delivering for our trusted partners and clients but honors our equally hard work in developing an agency that is built on purpose and meaning.”

Notable wins for the agency included client work for tech company Panzura, new footwear brand Erem, European-based cycling apparel brand Megmeister, direct-to-consumer winemaker In Good Taste, Victory Baptist Church, and internal work for their 2021 Holiday Cards and Duford’s 2021 memoir. 

“In the 2022 NYX Awards, it is so thrilling to have received an uncountable number of entries with media branding messages that not only consists of innovative notions but overflowing with professionalism and exceptional marketing content as well!” proclaimed Thomas Brandt, spokesperson of IAA. “It is a proud and honorable moment for audiences globally and the entire industry to witness the emergence of the best strategic executions of the century.” 

The NYX Awards 2022 honors were conferred in over 100 different categories, including Company of the Year, Most Resilient Company, Fastest-Growing Company, Most Innovative Company, Best Place to Work, Customer Service Department, Executive of the Year, Finance Executive, HR Executive, Most Innovative Product, Enterprise Product, Best New Product, App, CSR Program, Environmental Program, Website and Newsletter of the Year. For a full list of Grand, Gold, and Silver winners in The NYX Awards, visit: nyxawards.com/marcom/winner.php

About The Brand Leader 
Founded in 1999, The Brand Leader is an advertising and branding agency headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina. The Brand Leader is in its 23rd year, focused on transforming great companies into unforgettable, strategically positioned brands for global clients. 

About The NYX Awards
The NYX Awards is a leading international awards program that recognizes, celebrates, and provides acknowledgment favoring all who possess extraordinary caliber across all facets of industries and mediums, specifically in the fields of marketing, communication, advertising, creativity, public relations, graphic design, print, digital, video, and audio. NYX simulates monumental achievements of boundless industries, viewed as a symbol of the highest standards for those who bear it.

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