AWARDING CREATIVITY IN THE CANNABUSINESS

Inaugural Awards & Roundtable: Nov 20th, Los Angeles

ABOUT CLIO CANNABIS

Expanding on Clio’s enduring reputation for establishing best-in-class programs that are custom built to honor creative ideas in a variety of specialized verticals, Clio Cannabis is a joint venture with High Times that celebrates the creators at the forefront of cannabis marketing and communications. Launched in 2019, Clio Cannabis sets the bar for creative work in a rapidly expanding industry, helps to build an understanding of a developing category and elevates the marketplace to solicit creative contributions from top talent and agencies.

EVENT DETAILS

The Inaugural Clio Cannabis Awards

Host: John Salley, NBA Veteran & Entrepreneur

Location:

NeueHouse, 6121 Sunset Boulevard

Los Angeles, CA, 90028

Date and Time:

November 20, 2019, 5PM PST

5:00pm: Cocktail Reception

6:30pm: A Conversation with High Times CEO Kraig Fox, Macy Gray, Ricky Williams and BReal

7:30pm: Awards Presentation

8:30pm: Networking & Cocktails

* Please note only Gold winners will be announced and called to the stage to accept their award. Silver and Bronze winners and those Shortlisted will be posted on this site by 10 pm PST on November 20th.

2019 ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED

MEDIUMS / CATEGORIES

ADVOCACY

Entries in this medium focus on advocacy for legalization and/or further education about cannabis and/or the cannabis industry.

BRAND DESIGN

Entries in this medium are for the visual craft that conveys brand and product messages to the consumer in an effort to inspire, compel and create brand recognition.

Brand Identity - Entries in this category include a comprehensive set of graphical elements, colors & logos that communicate a brand’s identity.

Logo - Entries in this category are for the graphical design of a product, brand or company logo.

Packaging - Entries in this category are for the graphical and/or physical design of product packaging.

Printed Materials - Entries in this category are for the graphical and/or physical design of printed materials.

Retail/Event Design - Entries in this category are for the physical design of retail spaces and events including but not limited to dispensaries, pop-up stores and industry events.

Apps - Entries in this category include various over-the page units such as floating ads, page take-overs, and tear-backs as well as more traditional banner ads.

Other - An entry in this category is for work that is not defined by any of the available categories.

DIGITAL/MOBILE

Entries in this medium include all types of creative digital media advertising.

Banners & Rich Media Advertising - Entries in this category include a comprehensive set of graphical elements, colors & logos that communicate a brand’s identity.

Virtual/Augmented Reality - Entries in this category include technology created to stimulate and immerse the user by allowing them to interact with 3D worlds.

Website/Microsite - Entries in this category are for web pages with the purpose of advertising of a specific product or service.

Other - An entry in this category is for work that is not defined by any of the available categories.

FILM/VIDEO

Entries in this medium include all moving image advertising. This includes, but is not limited to television, online/streaming, mobile, outdoor or point-of-purchase advertising.

PARTNERSHIPS & COLLABORATIONS

Entries in this medium include creative executions resulting from the joint efforts of two or more brands, individuals and/or organizations.

PRINT & OUT OF HOME

Entries in this medium include all print advertising. This includes, but is not limited to newspapers, magazines, billboards, posters, point-of-purchase and transit advertising.

PRODUCT DESIGN

Entries in this medium are for new products and/or services. Note: Entries are strictly for cannabis industry product innovations. Individual strains taste, effect or experience will be not considered.

SOCIAL MEDIA

Entries in this medium utilize social platforms to deliver content and/or messaging to consumers that can be shared with their social network.

SOCIAL GOOD

Entries in this medium focus on creating awareness for a cause including but not limited to sustainability efforts and charitable efforts.

Entries first appearing in public between January 1, 2018 - October 31, 2019 are eligible for entry into the Inaugural Clio Cannabis Awards. Entries cannot be made without the permission of the client and/or owner of the rights of the work. All entries must have been created for a paying client except pro bono work for charities and non-profit organizations. Spec ads and director's cuts are NOT eligible. Clio retains the rights to disqualify entries which offend national, religious, cultural or racial groups.

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