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The AICP Show, one of the industry’s leading creative and
executional benchmarks, has announced an ongoing partnership with Source which
sees the One-Click entry system incorporated into the competition’s entry
process, making selecting and submitting work as easy as pressing a button.
AICP has announced a partnership with Source, sister company
to shots, which will allow entrants to utilize the innovative Source One-Click
entry system for entering The AICP Show: The Art & Technique of the
Commercial. The Source One-Click system
will also work when entering The AICP Next Awards and the AICP Post Awards as
The One-Click system allows members of Source to quickly and
easily transfer work that already exists on the platform to the AICP entry
portal, saving huge amounts of time and effort.
Source members wishing to enter any of the AICP Awards
competitions will eliminate the file-uploading and credit-filling elements
associated with all such events by authenticating with Source credentials on
the AICP entry portal. That will reveal your library of work and allow you to
choose the relevant piece(s) of work and all associated credits that you wish
to upload for entry to the AICP Awards with one simple click.
We're always looking for ways to make the experience of
entering our Awards competitions more efficient and user-friendly. Partnering
with Source on the One-Click initiative is a big step in that direction.
If you're not already a member of Source and would like
access to explore over 500,000 spots, people and companies in the world's most
comprehensive advertising database, then score a free trial by emailing
email@example.com quoting #OneClickAICP.
"We're always looking for ways to make the experience
of entering our Awards competitions more efficient and user-friendly,"
says AICP CEO Matt Miller. "Partnering with Source on the One-Click
initiative is a big step in that direction, for companies that choose to use
"We appreciate the time and effort our partners put
into linking their platform with our entry site, and are eager to see how it
makes the entry process flow with greater ease. "
"Incorporating the One-Click system into AICP’s
submission process is a perfect marriage between the two platforms," added
James Straker, Managing Director of Source and shots.
"The breadth of credit information and high-resolution
footage found in Source makes the whole process so simple you won't want to go
The winning work at both The AICP Show and the AICP Next
Awards will be presented at gala celebrations scheduled for AICP Week in New
York in June of 2020, while the winners of the AICP Post Awards will be
presented in May of 2020, also in New York.
For more information on entry details and dates, please
visit their website at aicp.com or their entry portal ataicpawards.awardcore.com.