CJRW wins coveted Hermes and Telly Awards for branding campaigns


CJRW, the Little Rock-based advertising agency, has been nationally recognized by the Hermes and TellyAwards for creative work on behalf of clients. 

The agency received nine Hermes Creative Awards, including four Platinum  and four Gold awards. The Platinum honors were presented for CJRW’s creation of the “Inside Arkansas” YouTube series and the 2022 integrated campaign for Arkansas Tourism, the “Power of a Dollar” television campaign for Arkansas Scholarship Lottery and, the 2022 television campaign for Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort.

The Hermes Awards are sponsored and judged by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals. It’s one of the oldest and largest creative competitions. 

“Helping our clients succeed is always the priority but we also take pride in creating compelling work that can outperform national and international firms,” said Wade McCune, Senior Vice President and Creative Director for CJRW. 

Additionally, CJRW won four Telly Awards, including two Gold Awards, which showcases the best work created for a specific brand on television and video across all screens.  

The Gold Awards were given for the “Inside Arkansas” web series for Arkansas Tourism and the “Power of a Dollar” campaign for Arkansas Scholarship Lottery.