We’re on a well-deserved vacation after an exciting year on a new location, with new colleagues, new clients and lots of work. If you need us you’ll find us at patios and playas all over the world. Otherwise, we’ll see you in August when we’re back in business. Have a great summer!
The jury is in! Stephanie Moradi will represent Åkestam Holst in Cannes Lions!
Our talented colleague, copywriter and creative Stephanie Moradi, has been chosen as one of Sweden’s 6 representatives to the jury of Cannes Lions.
Åkestam Holst is the International Boutique Agency of The Year – Again!
For the second year in a row, Åkestam Holst is named the Boutique Agency of The Year in the ADC Awards.
Proud and happy - Åkestam Holst #1 at Guldägget 2019
Wow! Our 22 nominations in the Golden Egg hatched into 3 Gold Eggs and 9 Silver Eggs last night.
Start spreading the news - 18 finalist nominations in New York Festivals!
Boy howdy! We’re in the finals of the prestigious New York Festivals advertising awards, with 18 finalist nominations for IKEA, Sector Alarm, Norrlands Guld, Reporters without Borders, Suicide Zero, EuroPride 2018 and Rättviseförmedlingen & Fredrika Bremer Förbundet.
Meditation, male gender roles and a fossil-free society - new perspectives every Friday
Lecturers visit Åkestam Holst to talk about important topics that concern us in our everyday lives.
The power of youth!
Our four colleagues Oskar Pernefeldt, Linus Bronge, Hugo Wallmo and Felicia Jensen listed on the 100 Most Talented Under 30 in Marketing-list
Welcome, Wetterling Gallery
Exciting news! We are happy to announce our new client Wetterling Gallery.
Åkestam Holst remains in the top
We’re dominating the Swedish equivalent of Gunn Report for the second year in a row as Sweden’s most creative agency 2018.
Åkestam Holst dominates the 100-watt Awards second year in a row
17 nominations became 500W.
3 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze in Epica Awards
Our 8 finalists in this years Epica Awards turned into 7 statuettes - 3 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze.
17 nominations in The 100-watt Awards
With seventeen of them, Åkestam Holst is #1 in "The 100-Watt Award" nominations. A fantastic sign that all the hard work from our teams and our clients are really paying off.
Grand Slam at the Clio’s - IKEA and ÅH takes home a Grand Clio
Good news, everyone! Little Åkestam Holst took home the big one at the Clio Awards yesterday.
We’re proud to announce that we have a new client in the house - SVT, Sweden’s national public TV broadcaster.
The results for this year's Clio Awards are in...
The results are in for this year's Clio Awards, and we're both proud and honored to have four awards on the list of winners.
Björk, Paul Smith and of course Magnus Jakobsson - Åkestam Holst's ECD named one of the Creative Leaders 50
It’s just become official that our Executive Creator Magnus Jakobsson is on an exclusive list of 50 Creative Leaders put together each year by Creative Review UK.
A whopping 6 Lions in total to Åkestam Holst in Cannes 2018
When the Swedish agencies managing to take home 12 lions in total, Åkestam Holst stood for a whopping 6 lions in total.
3 Gold Lions and 2 Silver in Cannes - with more to come
The Cannes Lions Festival 2018 - the Advertising World Cup - has gotten off to an amazing start for Akestam Holst, with 3 gold lion wins on the first day!
ÅH-team Hugo and Evelina listed on ”Creatives you need to know 2018"
It’s a very proud moment for us that our colleague Hugo Wallmo and our (former) colleague Evelina Rönnung have been named as ”Creatives you need to know 2018” by AdAge.
Åkestam Holst completely dominates the Golden Egg gala, winning half the awards
At the Golden Egg awards, Swedens most prestigious advertising awards. Åkestam won seven Golden Eggs and Ten silver eggs - meaning half of the 14 Golden Eggs awarded in total.
Brothers in advertising - a new art director and a family reunion, all in one
Good news, everybody! Our long-time copywriter Adam Reuterskiöld is now joined by his semi-legendary brother, art director Patrik Reuterskiöld.
Double slam! A heap of nominations in One Show and New York Festivals!
We had a pretty good week, all in all. We were excited to learn that we had 17 nominations in One Show. And then we were absolutely gob-smacked to learn that we also had 16 nominations in New York Festivals.
New kid on the block - Nicole Ohlen joins ÅH straight from school
We’re extremely chuffed to welcome a new team member, straight from Berghs School of Communication. Nicole Ohlen joins us as a creative designer, and we’re happy to welcome such a multi-talented person with fresh new perspective to our team.
Wordsmith on the way - Petter Nylind is coming to Kungsgatan 5
We just got the official go-ahead to tell you all that Petter Nylind, copywriter at Volt, is joining us here at Åkestam Holst. A great day for us!
The Swedish Minister for Enterprise and Innovation pays Åkestam Holst a visit
It was an honor to welcome Sweden's Minister for Enterprise and Innovation, Mikael Damberg, to Åkestam Holst the other day for a visit to our agency. We’re very flattered that he's taken notice of our recent success as AdWeek’s International Agency of the Year and in the Golden Egg, and that he found the time for a visit in his busy schedule.
Proud and happy - Åkestam Holst is #1 in Golden Egg nominations
It’s hard to describe how genuinely amazing this is. Not only have we broken all our past records for nominations in the Golden Egg Awards, Sweden’s most prestigious creative award, but we’re actually #1 in nominations.
AdWeek names Åkestam Holst its first and only ”International Agency of the Year”
It’s been a long and fantastic 2017 for Åkestam Holst. And now, we have been named the first ”International Agency of the Year” by prestigious magazine AdWeek.