Cultr London picked-up the Media Agency of the Year award at the 2018 Asian Media Awards.
The Asian Media Awards ceremony took place at the Manchester Hilton Deansgate (Thursday October 25) attracting journalists, broadcasters and media professionals from across the country.
The evening also saw BBC Breakfast’s Naga Munchetty, East is East and Ackley Bridge creator Ayub Khan Din and Sky News Political Editor, Faisal Islam honoured.
Five media, creative and PR agencies are featured in the 2018 AMA Shortlist.
The award was presented by blogger Asha Chohan.
Founded in 2012 as a Brand Consultancy and Creative Studio ‘Cultr’ have helped to launch a range of campaigns.
Cultr has worked with several blue-chip brands operating in the British-Asian market segment, notably Asset India, Dabur International, Indo European Foods (Kohinoor), Indiabulls Housing Finance, Lebara Mobile, Shaadi.com and State Bank of India. In the qualifying period the agency has helped to launch Kohinoor’s Cooking Sauces and Meals in Minutes with their wonderful ‘India on a Plate’ campaign.
In April 2018, State Bank of India transitioned into a UK Limited company after operating in the UK as a branch of SBI for 97 years. Cultr celebrated this momentous occasion by producing the ‘March in Time’ advert featuring archive footage through the ages.
The agency has also worked on the Twiss ‘Together We Rock’ campaign, Future Bricks and Four Monks.
Winners and recipients of AMA special awards were announced at the Hilton Manchester Deansgate on Thursday 25 October.
Previous recipients of an Asian Media Award include Krishnan Guru-Murthy, Waris Hussein, Art Malik, Mehdi Hasan, Nina Wadia and Anita Rani.
The University of Salford are premier sponsors and partners to the event include ITV, MediaCom, M.E.N, Press Association Training, Primesight & The Palace Theatre & Opera House.
The official Charity Partner for 2018 is CLIC Sargent.
The event is also supported by Manchester Metropolitan University, Routes Into Languages, Namey, AMT Lawyers, USI Money, Hilton Manchester Deansgate, Supreme Dream Events, Payal Events & Cleartwo.