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.
Åkestam Holst leading in nominations in Strategy Awards 2018
Åkestam Holst is leading the nominations in Strategy Awards 2018, with 11 solid nominations.