Other winners included Jason Painter, now at Jigsaw, for Reebok's "Terry Tate" (Comedy); Stephane Dumonceau of Mad River Post for ESPN "Makeshift" (Music and Sound); Tom Scherma of Cosmo Street for the Truth campaign's "1200" (PSA); Angus Wall for VW's "Bubble Boy" (Storytelling). Arturo Cubacub of Chicago's I-Cubed and Doug Bryan of Dallas-based Post Op tied for the Local Spot prize, for Heartland Health "Neuro" and Medical City "Life is About Love," respectively.
The AICE event drew 600 plus creative, production and post players to the newly renovated Soldier Field venue in Chicago and featured performances by Chicago's Second City. The 11 winning spots were selected by a blue ribbon panel of 35 creatives, directors and editors. (Teressa Iezzi)