In 2018 the IAA global family celebrated the 80th Anniversary of the founding of the International Advertising Association and shared this auspicious occasion with our friends and associates in the marketing communications business around the world at a special reception in New York, where the IAA was born. The IAA Golden Compass Awards were inaugurated to celebrate our milestone anniversary and launch of refreshed IAA branding and value proposition: 'IAA. The global compass of marketing communication'. This award has been initiated to pay homage to a supreme navigator in marketing communications who has performed outstandingly on the world stage.

The IAA Golden Compass Award honors A visionary leader in the international marketing communications industry who has inspired by example with innovative creative ideas, excellent achievements of global impact and outstanding services committed to advance professional quality standards and best practices in marketing communications worldwide.

In keeping with the IAA's inclusive membership structure which embraces professionals from all sectors of the marketing communications industry the Golden Compass Awards acclaims the achievements of three individuals who have been outstanding in the three key industry pillars of marketing, agency and media.

To view the list of Golden Compass Awards Winners, Click Here