Applied Arts Design & Advertising Awards

Nov 06, 06 // Awards + Recognition

We’re not in it for the awards. But when the awards come, it’s nice to know your work is well received.

Our efforts were recently awarded by Applied Arts Canada – premier advertising and design publication. Once a year … Read More

Monique Gamache in Avenue

Oct 05, 06 // PeoplePublications

Avenue MG

Let’s face it – our design director/partner Monique Gamache is a person to know in the design world. Here she is featured in Avenue magazine again as one of three judges in a design competition. We will … Read More

One Show Gold Pencil Winners

May 17, 06 // Awards + Recognition

We’re the first Calgary agency to win a Gold Pencil at the prestigious One Show. Get a load of us – international award-winners. The winning entry? Our identity featuring various WAX figures. – May 15, 2006

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World’s Greatest Advertisers

May 15, 06 // Publications

This illustration from the Wall Street Journal features the “World’s Greatest Advertisers” featuring the One Show Pencil winners. (Did we mention WAX won a Gold Pencil?)

– Wall Street Journal, May 15, 2006

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WAX Wins at Ad Rodeo

May 01, 06 // Awards + Recognition

It was a slightly different look at Calgary’s Anvil Awards April 28. The usual winners like Trigger and Highwood took their share of gold awards, but MacLaren McCann emerged as the new creative heavyweight, while several smaller agencies staked their … Read More

WAX Changes Calgary Advertising Scene

Apr 10, 06 // Publications

Changing guards By NORMA RAMAGE Calgary’s agency scene isn’t what it used to be

At the beginning of the millennium, four agencies dominated the Calgary advertising scene: Ogilvy & Mather, Highwood Communications, Parallel and Venture Communications. Six years on Venture … Read More

WAX Makes Marketing Magazine

Mar 17, 06 // Publications


New Calgary shop is already a polished performer The new offices of Wax are impressive: coolly elegant grey walls, floor to ceiling windows and bright, open work spaces. The look says this is an … Read More

Shaw Chooses WAX

Oct 06, 05 // Uncategorized

BBDO Named New Ad Agency for Shaw Cablesystems

Calgary, AB (Oct 6, 2005) – Shaw Cablesystems G.P. has announced the selection of BBDO Canada as their new advertising agency of record. This announcement comes after a thorough search and … Read More