Awards

The Drum Awards

Other Awards

THE 2017 RAR AWARDS

In the agency under 40 staff category, S3 Advertising won the award for Media Buying.

 

THE DRUM NETWORK AWARDS 2016

Advertising Agency of the Year.

 

THE DRUM DIGITAL CENSUS 2016

S3 Advertising ranked for the THIRD year #1 in the UK at the Drum Digital Census 2016 for excellent client feedback in the Media Agencies Sector. S3 Advertising ranked #4 at the Elite Pool and #6 at the financial rankings.

 

FAST GROWTH 50 WALES

Ranked 11th at the Business Fast growth 50 Wales.

 

THE DRUM INDEPENDENT AGENCIES CENSUS 2016

Ranked in the top three Media Elite Agencies.

 

THE 2016 CARDIFF BUSINESS AWARDS

Matt Jones, CEO of S3 Advertising, was named Entrepreneur of the Year at the 2016 Cardiff Business Awards. 

 

THE 2016 RAR DIGITAL AWARDS

In the agency under 40 staff category, S3 Advertising won an award in the following categories: Online Media Buying.

 

THE 2016 RAR AWARDS

In the agency under 40 staff category, S3 Advertising won three awards in the following categories: Advertising, Media Buying, Creative & Innovation.

 

THE DRUM NETWORK AWARD

In November 2015, S3 Advertising were nominated in TWO categories in the Drum Network Award: Media Agency of the Year and Welsh Business Marketing of the Year! S3 won the following award: Welsh Business Marketing of the Year.

 

THE DRUM CONTENT / THE DRUM CREAM AWARDS

In October 2015, S3 Advertising was nominated for the Best Integrated Cross-Channel Cross Media campaign Drum Content Awards and for the best Integrated Campaign by the Drum Cream Award for the Mr.Tom Peanuts campaign.

 

THE DRUM DIGITAL CENSUS 2015

S3 Advertising ranked for the second year #1 in the UK at the Drum Digital Census 2015 for excellent client feedback in the Media Agencies Sector. S3 Advertising ranked #32 at The Drum Independent Agencies Census 1-25 Staff Financial and #10 at The Drum Design Census 2015.

 

THE DRUM INDEPENDENT AGENCIES CENSUS 2015 

In May 2015, we're proud to have ranked #32 in the UK in The Drum Independent Agencies Census 2015 - Financial Rankings. Meaning we have performed well across six criteria, achieving the highest average rank across turnover, turnover growth, turnover percentage growth, turnover per head, gross profit and gross profit growth.

 

THE DRUM DESIGN CENSUS AGENCY RECOMMENDED 

In April 2015, S3 Advertising was a Drum Design Census Agency recommended agency.

 

RAR RECOMMENDED AGENCY / RATED ITOP 100 AGENCIES OUTSIDE LONDON 2014

S3 Advertising is on the Recommended Agency Register (administered by the Drum) and have been rated in the top 100 agencies outside of London where in our first year we were placed 67th. In 2015, S3 Advertising, the ONLY creative advertising agency in Wales to have ranked in the Top 50 of the 2014 Agency Register!

 

THE DRUM DIGITAL CENSUS 2014 

S3 Advertising ranked #1 in the UK at the Drum Digital Census 2014 for excellent client feedback in the Media Agencies Sector; ranked #4 at The Drum Digital census 2014 Elite Media; ranked #9 at The DRUM Digital census 2014 Financial Media.

 

INSPIRE WALES AWARDS

Matt Jones, S3 Advertising's CEO, was shortlisted for an Inspire Wales Award, Creative and Digital Technologies in Wales.

 

CARDIFF LIFE AWARDS

S3 Advertising was shortlisted as a finalist in the Cardiff Life awards for the Creative category.

 

RAR RECOMMENDED AGENCY / RATED TOP 100 AGENCIES OUTSIDE LONDON 2013

S3 Advertising was on the Recommended Agency Register (administered by The Drum) and was rated in the top 100 agencies outside of London.

 

SOCIAL BUZZ AWARDS

S3 was nominated in the Best Financial Sector Social Media Strategy / Campaign category for a viral campaign putting a humourous twist on car finance.

 

CIPR AWARDS

Best Integrated Campaign: a campaign demonstrating integrated use of communications, including marketing, advertising and public relations techniques, to achieve its objectives

Best Use Of Evaluation & Measurement: The winners in each of the 12 categories were automatically considered for the Chair of Judges' Special Award We were the overall winners. 

 

THE WESTERN MAIL / INSTITUTE OF WELSH AFFAIRS BUSINESS AWARDS

Creative Marketing: A campaign we created for Peter’s Foods won the award for its innovative ideas and techniques that raised awareness of the brand across Wales.The campaign used a variety of platforms, including its “Luv Wales, Luv Peter’s” YouTube video which was viewed by more than 51,000 people in Wales.