NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Clio Awards, esteemed international advertising, design and communications competition, today unveiled the new Clios.com, a redesigned global platform inspired by and designed to connect with the creative community.
The relaunch of Clios.com coincides with the integration of Ads of the World and an official global launch partnership with the world leader in visual communications, Getty Images.
The new Clios.com marries a visually rich, immersive design with the tools to engage, explore and connect with the creative community. Clios.com will now also be home to a robust content engine, contributing to creative-centric news around key verticals including sports, music, fashion and entertainment. In addition, exploring winning work, sourcing inspiration and learning skills from peers around the world, is all made possible by Ads of the World.
For 11 years, Ads of the World has been the destination where millions of creative professionals search, share and learn about their craft, source inspiration, and even offer feedback to colleagues around the world. Now alongside Clio, its expansive library of campaigns and work, along with professional tools, allow for talent at any level to access, invest and explore their creative community.
"Today marks an important moment in Clio's history and solidifies the brand as the preeminent home for creative awards, community and content," said Nicole Purcell, president, Clio. "We now connect more deeply to the leaders, stories and news impacting our business, provide a destination for creatives to explore, discover and learn from like-minded talent, in addition to honoring excellence worldwide. Over the next year, we will continue investing in the platform to provide even more value to the creative community."
Clio and Getty Images share an investment in and advancement of the creative community. As Global Launch Partner of Clios.com, Getty Images will showcase how superior visuals tell compelling stories and create award-winning work. This year-long partnership canvases all aspects of the Clio portfolio, including content and events, to emphasize a commitment to excellence in visual storytelling.
This year's celebration of the most imaginative, inspiring and innovative work, the 57th Annual Clio Awards, takes place on September 28 at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, in the presence of leading creatives, marketers, agency heads and senior executives. Nick Offerman and Megan Mullally will co-host the night.
The full list of Gold, Silver and Bronze winners across Clio, Clio Fashion & Beauty and Clio Music is now available on Clios.com. Grand Winners and "Of the Year" Winners will be announced live on September 28.
About The Clio Awards
The Clios is the esteemed international awards competition for the creative business. Founded in 1959 to celebrate high achievement in advertising, the Clios annually and throughout the year recognize the work, the agencies and the talent – across advertising, sports, fashion, music, entertainment, and health care – that push boundaries and establish new precedent.
About Getty Images
Getty Images is the most trusted and esteemed source of visual content in the world, with over 200 million assets available through its industry-leading sites www.gettyimages.com and www.istock.com. The Getty Images website serves creative, business and media customers in almost 200 countries and is the first place people turn to discover, purchase and share powerful content from the world's best photographers and videographers. Getty Images works with over 200,000 contributors and hundreds of image partners to provide comprehensive coverage of more than 130,000 news, sport and entertainment events, impactful creative imagery to communicate any commercial concept and the world's deepest digital archive of historic photography.
Visit Getty Images at www.gettyimages.com to learn more about how the company is advancing the unique role of still and moving imagery in communication and business, and enabling creative ideas to come to life. For company news and announcements, visit our Press Room, and for the stories and inspiration behind our content, visit Stories & Trends. Find Getty Images on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Pinterest.
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