Because nominated for six APMC Ireland 2019 Star Awards


We’re chuffed to announce that Because Ireland has been shortlisted for six APMC 2019 Ireland Star Awards. 

Over the past 25 years, the annual APMC Star Awards have rewarded and recognised best-in-class promotional marketing campaigns in Ireland & internationally.


The awards publicise the contribution which promotional marketing makes in helping a broad spectrum of companies achieve their marketing objectives. The APMC Star Awards provide the opportunity for promotions to be compared and judged by a panel of expert judges.

This year, Because has been nominated for the following campaigns in the following categories: 

Category Client Campaign
Retail & Consumer Durables, Automotive and Household Goods 53 Degrees North 53 Degrees North Adventure Festival
Alcoholic Beverages, Beer, Wines and Spirits Heineken Heineken 0.0%
Best use of experiential > more than 30K Fulfil Nutrition Bank of Fulfil
Best use of experiential > more than €30K Hammerson Dundrum Summer Safari
Best International Campaign Spirits NL Genever Celebrating America’s Lost Spirit
Best Sponsorship Activation 53 Degrees North 53 Degrees North Adventure Festival

The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony taking place at The Marker Hotel on 24 May. Wish us luck! 

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With nearly 30 years of marketing experience, both client and agency side, I’ve acquired a rare perspective on brands and business: I believe you have to challenge things creatively if you want to grow sales. Consumer technology is reshaping our world, and it’s only the great brands that stay on the crest.