Media Innovation Awards…The Minnies

Calling all media innovators: submit your work to the Minnies!

The Media Innovation Awards, or The Minnies, is a new awards show focused on recognizing and celebrating outstanding strategy and innovation in media—but we can’t champion the creativity of Twin Cities media professionals without your help.

Submissions are now open for any and all amazing, outstanding and groundbreaking media campaigns for consideration. Deadline for entries is November 2, and the event will take place on January 17, 2019.

The top five submissions will be selected for a panel discussion at the award show.  Their work will be showcased at the event.  The Best-of-Show winner will be announced at the end of the night.  Plus, a People’s Choice Award selected from all that enter The Minnies.




Almost anyone! – full service agency, media-only agency, PR agency, freelancer, advertiser/marketer, media provider, etc. You can submit in partnership with others who were involved in the execution of the campaign, or you can submit on your own.


Submissions for The Minnies is now open.

Submissions open till the 2nd week in November.

Judges from around the country will review all the entries first week of December.

The five finalists will be notified by mid-December.

The Minnies award show will be at ARIA on Thursday, January 17th.

Rules for Submission:

Agency must have an office in Minnesota

Work must have been created in Minnesota

Campaign must have run between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018

Fee per Entry: $50
Payment via invoicing

For any questions about the Minnies Awards, the Entry Process, or the Event, please email the committee at [email protected] and we will get back to you as quickly as we can.


Thank you Goodway Group for your support!


Event Registration Opening Soon.
January17th7:00 pm to 10:00 pm2019



Aria Minneapolis
105 N 1st Street
Minneapolis , Minnesota 55401

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