LOS ANGELES, Nov. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- MOCEAN, one of the leading independent marketing and creative advertising agencies, was named Agency of the Year at the 2018 Clio Entertainment Awards. The Clio Entertainment Awards, which celebrate the best in creativity and originality, recognized MOCEAN for a year of inspired work for clients such as Disney/Marvel, Netflix, Amazon, Starz, HBO, Fox Studios, and NBC Sports, among many others.
"At MOCEAN, our mission is pretty simple: Create great work - and have fun doing it," said Craig Murray, CEO, MOCEAN. "To be recognized in this way by the Clio Entertainment Awards is both a validation of that mission and a reflection of our entire agency's exceptional commitment to its craft." Michael McIntyre, President, MOCEAN, added: "It goes without saying that we also have some pretty cool client partners that share the same sense of passion. All of which makes it even more fun."
"The 'Of the Year' Awards are presented annually to the studio, network, publishing company, and agency scoring the most statue points, based on the jury's evaluation of all 2018 Clio Entertainment submissions," said Nicole Purcell, President, Clio. "MOCEAN's body of work this year, including their grand winning innovation entry for Deadpool 2, excelled in the craft of entertainment marketing. After admiring the evolution of their work each year, Clio is proud to present MOCEAN with this top creative honor, the Agency Of the Year."
In addition to being named Agency of the Year, MOCEAN was also a finalist for 23 other Clio Entertainment Awards across various Theatrical and Television/Streaming categories for its work on Deadpool 2, The Shape of Water, Avengers: Infinity War, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and American Horror Story, to name a few.
These wins cap off a stellar year for MOCEAN, which also won numerous awards at the 2018 Promax BDA Awards and the Golden Trailer Awards. To date, MOCEAN is the only company to have been named Agency of the Year at both the Clio Entertainment Awards and the Promax BDA Awards. To view some of MOCEAN's recent work and learn more about the company, please visit www.moceanla.com.
About Clio Entertainment
Clio Entertainment, formerly The Clio Key Art Awards, is the original and definitive distinction in creative communications for the entertainment business. Born in 1971 to celebrate the best in film marketing, the awards program became a Clios property in 2015, and with partner The Hollywood Reporter, continues expanding its reach — across movies, TV and gaming. It reflects a field that, through advances in technology and integration of new specialties, routinely recasts the notion of excellence in entertainment marketing.
MOCEAN (www.moceanla.com) is a leading independent marketing and creative advertising company whose primary goal is elevating ordinary marketing into entertaining storytelling. With offices in West LA and Burbank, MOCEAN specializes in uncovering every opportunity to connect with - and engage - audiences through virtually every new and traditional media platform. The company's skill set includes brand strategy, advertising, original content development and creation, directing, editorial, effects, graphic design, music, key art, animation, experiential design, web, mobile and social-media development.