There were over 3,180 entries throughout the United States, Canada, and 44 other countries across 5 continents (United Kingdom, Germany, Singapore, Denmark, Australia, China, Japan, etc.) in the Muse Awards Competition.
The Muse Creative and Muse Design Awards are international competitions for creative and design professionals from all disciplines, who help push the evolution of their industry in a positive direction. "We recognize the breakthrough achievements of these true innovators, who live by the words, 'make the world a better place for all'" said Kenjo Ong, CEO of both competitions. "They have earned this recognition."
Both the Muse Creative and Muse Design Awards are administered and judged by International Awards Associates (IAA), and stellar panels of internationally-recognized professionals from both fields. IAA oversees awards and recognition programs, assembles judging panels, and sets rigorous standards for both competitions.
Grand Jury Panel
This year's Jury Panel includes 42 renowned, experienced, and brand-new Judges from 22 countries worldwide. Judges hail from leading companies in the creative and digital industry from all corners of the globe, and include professionals from such power brands as Grayling, DMG, McCann Worldgroup, Stewards of Wildlife, United Nations Children's Fund, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, etc.
Entries in all categories were ranked according to industry-best standards. During blind judging, panelists evaluated the effectiveness of creative and design concepts, selecting winners from a deep pool of international submissions.
The 2019 competition included entries from United States, Canada, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Republic of China, Chile, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Honduras, Hungary, India, Italy, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Latvia, Lebanon, Malaysia, Macau, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Philippines, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Yemen.
Participation of International Brands
Numerous entries from international brands and top agencies from around the world were received for this year's award program. The amount of time and passion dedicated to producing such astonishing works is truly admirable. Entries submitted by agencies for companies and brands such as Netflix, FOX Networks Group Spain, Walt Disney, Disney Channel, Warner Brothers, BBC News, Audi, Ford, Kia, Jaguar Land Rover, Mitsubishi, Toyota, Nike, Dell EMC and McLaren, Bank of America, Dell Technologies, Coca Cola, Carlsberg, Longines, AIA Singapore, Red Bull, Taiwan Tourism Bureau, Nu Skin, Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board, Morris Animal Foundation, French American Chamber of Commerce, Banana Republic, Gap Inc., are among some of the winners from this year's award.
"Winning a Muse Awards can be a career-boosting event," Ong said. "With vetted panelists, tough criteria, blind judging processes, and strict bylaws limiting the number of winners, only the best entries receive this coveted statuette. Year after year, IAA remains inspired by the high quality of craft and art submitted. We can't wait for 2020."
The 2019 Muse Awards Celebrate Winners Netflix, FOX Networks Group, Walt Disney, Warner Brothers, BBC News, Nike, Audi, Ford, Jaguar, AIA, Longines, Nu Skin, Dell, Red Bull, Coca Cola, and Carlsberg.