Awards 2013

The annual awards ceremony for 2013 took place in Edinburgh at the Assembly Rooms.

The awards were presented by one of this year’s judges, Joe Hall of Cityhall Design. He once again commended the members on the extremely high standard of entries which made judging both difficult and enjoyable!

Joe Hall presents Designer of the Year to Renfrewshire Council, represented by Gail McMillan and Melanie Findlay

Joe Hall presents Designer of the Year to Renfrewshire Council, represented by Gail McMillan and Melanie Findlay

The winners this year were:

Design for Print:

Winner Gail McMillan, Renfrewshire Council, Mod Phaislig

Best Typography:

Winner Gail McMillan, Renfrewshire Council, Fire Engine Rally Poster

Best Corporate ID/Branding:

Winner Gail McMillan, Alan Rafferty, Linzi Sutherland Renfrewshire Council, Invest in Renfrewshire

Best Cost Effective Design:

Winner Christopher McLaughlan, Renfrewshire Council, Bob Dylan and the poetry of the blues

Best use of Illustration*:

Winner Melanie Findlay, Renfrewshire Council, Dog Event Posters

*This category includes outsourced illustration and also designer’s own work. This year’s winner, Melanie did her own illustrations

Best Display 3D design:

Winner Fiona MacDonald, Glasgow Museums, Red Road

Best Campaign:

Winner Alan Rafferty, Renfrewshire Council, Do Your Bit

Designer of the Year:

Winner Renfrewshire Council

Fellowship Award:

Winner Cityhall Design

 

And the runners up this year were:

Design for Print:

Runner up Derek Munn, Fife Council, Fife Food

Best Newsletter:

Runner up Alan Rafferty, Renfrewshire Council, It’s all about you

Best Corporate ID/Branding:

Runner up Alan Rafferty Renfrewshire Council, Do Your Bit

Best Cost Effective Design:

Runner up Christopher McLaughlan, Renfrewshire Council, Rice Safety

Best use of Illustration:

Runner up Alan Rafferty, Renfrewshire Council, Bring it all home

Best Display 3D design:

Runner up Gail McMillan, Renfrewshire Council, Lighting up Shakespeare

Best Campaign:

Runner up Gail McMillan, Alan Rafferty, Linzi Sutherland Renfrewshire Council, Invest in Renfrewshire