International Design Awards Winners 2018: Annual Reports/Brochures

The HOW International Design Awards has been recognizing excellence on a global scale for 25 years now. Explore winners in the Annual Reports/Brochures category below, and if you want to get your hands on the amazing prizes we’re offering HOW competition winners this year, check out all the open competitions and enter your best work today. We hope to see you at our next trophy ceremony—and in HOW+PRINT’s all-new book (we can’t wait for you to see it)!


Outstanding Achievement Winner in the Annual Reports/Brochures Category

Axolight Bespoke Design Catalog

Design Firm Teikna Design, Milan; www.teikna.com | Creative Team Claudia Neri, art director/designer/copywriter; Elisa Stagnoli, design assistant | Printer Grafiche Antiga | Client Axolight


Adobe Design Marketing Cloud Biennial Report

Company/Client Adobe Design, San Francisco | Creative Team Philip Clevenger, Brian Duersch, art directors; Jiyoung Kim, Youjin Choi, designers; Anny Chen, Gin Chieng, illustrators; Faran Najafi, photographer; Amy Adkins, Fawn Szeto, copywriters; Archana Thiagarajan, Andreas Kuefer | Printer Blurb

Merit Winners in the Annual Reports/Brochures Category

1. Fado Festival Program

Design Firm Diogo Montes, New York City; www.diogomontes.com |
Creative Team Diogo Montes, art director/designer/illustrator | Client Fado Festival


2. Tronox 2016 Annual Report

Design Firm SVP Partners, Wilton, CT; www.svppartners.com | Creative Team Bob Vitale, art director/designer; Jean Page, designer | Printer Universal | Client Tronox Limited


3. Robert Mondavi Winery 2014 The Reserve Launch Kit

Design Firm Partners + Napier, Rochester, NY; www.partnersandnapier.com | Creative Team Katy Collar, creative supervisor (lead); Julie DeRoller, SVP/group director; Lisa Lodder, senior copywriter/editorial supervisor; Bess Johnson, proofreader | Printer Ry-Gan Printing Inc. | Client Constellation Brands Inc., Robert Mondavi Winery


4. United Sports Brands First Look Book 2017

Design Firm Sussner Design Company, Minneapolis;
www.sussner.com |
Creative Team Derek Sussner, art director; Ben Alpert, designer; Bob Pearl, Tim Tadder, photographers; Jeff Mueller, copywriter | Printer Franklin Press | Client United Sports Brands


5. 2016 Boston University Annual Report

Company/Client Boston University, www.bu.edu | Creative Team Doug Gould, executive creative director creative services; Lee Caulfield, principal designer print design; Caleb Daniloff, marketing writer; Gail DuBois, university editor; Janice Checchio, photo editor; Charles Alfier, production manager


6. We Dare You

Company Boston University, www.bu.edu | Creative Team Carla Baratta, associate creative director print design; Susan Prentiss, principal designer print design; Ken Lewis, marketing writer; Janice Checchio, photo editor; Lisa Bernier Moulton, assistant director account management; Melissa Phineus, account executive account management | Client Boston University Admissions


7. Black Swan State Theatre Company 2017 Catalogue

Design Firm Dessein, Perth, Western Australia; www.dessein.com.au | Creative Team Geoff Bickford, art director; Leanne Balen, art director/designer; Robert Frith, Salty Wings, photographers | Printer Percival Print | Client Black Swan State Theatre Company


8. Annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report 2016 for MMC Norilsk Nickel

Design Firm DIRECT DESIGN Visual Branding, Moscow; www.ddvb.ru/en | Creative Team Dmitry Pyoryshkov, chief creative officer; Julia Filatova, art director; Denis Polansky, pre-press; Dmitry Bystrov, project manager | Client MMC Norilsk Nickel


9. SPH This Year 2016

Company Boston University, www.bu.edu | Creative Team Carla Baratta, associate creative director/print design; Susan Prentiss, principal designer; Maureen Moran, senior studio production artist; Amber Myers, studio production artist; Kenneth Lewis, marketing writer; Gail DuBois, university editor; Pamela Cooley, editor; Meaghan Agnew, associate director, editorial; Lisa Bernier Moulton, assistant director, account management; Tatiana Anacki, account supervisor | Client Boston University School of Public Health


10. Catalogue/Beatriz Santiago/A Universe of Fragile Mirrors

Design Firm Tiguere Corp., San Juan, Puerto Rico; www.tiguerecorp.com | Creative Team Olga Casellas Badillo, art director/designer; Luis Gonzalez, designer | Client Perez Art Museum Miami


11. Arts at AJU: New Exhibitions

Design Firm Sidedoor Studio, Austin, TX; www.thesidedoorstudio.com | Creative Team Brad Istre, art director; Melissa Brimer, designer | Printer 6th Street Printing | Client American Jewish University


12. Tibor Nemeth Photo “Human Being/Being Human” Self-Promo

Design Firm Truth Collective, Rochester, NY; www.truthcollective.com | Creative Team Jeremy Schwartz, partner/creative lead; Peter Simpson, art director/designer; Tibor Nemeth, photographer; Alyssa Davis, copywriter; Satterthwaite Productions, photo retouching | Printer Sean McElveney, Oliver Printing & Packaging Co. | Client Tibor Nemeth Photography


13. Monark Lookbook

Design Firm 50,000feet, Chicago; www.50000feet.com | Creative Team 50,000feet, art direction/design; Michael Maes Studio, Kristyna Archer Photography, photography  | Client Monark Premium Appliance Company


14. SCAD Academic Catalog 2016-17

Company/Client Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA; www.scad.edu | Creative Team Mark Rand, art director/designer; Jessie Walters, Jen Young, designers; SCAD photography; Allison Stice, copywriter; Jeff Catron, Monica James, Kristen Powell, copy editors; Michelle Mooney, director of enrollment communications; Ann-Kathryn Jordan, communications manager; Christopher Ambrose, director of photography; Justin Chan, cover photographer; Scott Newman, senior digital artist; Dave Hanak, executive director of interactive services; Eleanor Twiford, associate vice president for creative direction | Printer Erin Williams


15. Weatherford Annual Report 2016

Design Firm Oakwood Agency, Bristol, U.K.; www.oakwoodagency.com | Creative Team Hannah Waters, art director; Louise Handyside, designer; Rebecca Petrie, account director | Client Weatherford International plc


16. AEGIS 2016 Annual Review

Design Firm SVP Partners, Wilton, CT; www.svppartners.com | Creative Team Bob Vitale, art director/designer; Jean Page, designer; Michael Newhouse, illustrator; Bill Gallery, Amos Chan, photographers | Printer Universal | Client AEGIS Insurance Services Inc.


17. Network – Annual Report of the ERGO Hestia Group

Designer Hanna Dyrcz, Warsaw, Poland; www.behance.net/hannadyrcz | Creative Team Hanna Dyrcz, art director/designer/illustrator/photographer/copywriter; Piotr Litwic, photographer; Charles Beang, translator; Magdalena Pasaman, content review | Printer Grafix Printing Centre | Client ERGO Hestia Group


18. Monohaus

Design Firm Don’t Panic Partners, London; www.dontpanicpartners.com | Creative Team
Matt Partis, creative director; Kari Smith, creative lead; Dan Allan, creative; Paul Howard, head of production |
Client Union Developments


19. Biomedical Imagery Becomes Modern Art

Design Firm C&G Partners, New York City; www.cgpartnersllc.com | Creative Team Maya Kopytman, art director; Jenny Kim, lead visual designer, Bart Lewandowski, Melinda Sekela, designers; Elizabeth Cardone, illustrator; Eva Kiesler, Kelly McLees, Wynne Parry, copywriters (The Rockefeller University), Deborah Ross, watercolor artist; Zach Veilleux, editor (The Rockefeller University), Franklin Hoke, director of communications (The Rockefeller University) | Printer Brilliant Graphics | Client The Rockefeller University


20. Fifth Letter Seasonal Calendars

Design Firm/Client Fifth Letter, Winston-Salem, NC; www.fifth-letter.com | Creative Team Elliot Strunk, art director/designer; Valecia Hopper, Kei Kato, Jan Badger, designers | Printer National Letterpress Company, Bryan Hutcheson


21. ComfortDelGro Corporation Limited Annual Report 2016 Series – ComfortDelGro/SBS Transit/Vicom

Design Firm SiliconPlus Communications Pte Ltd, Singapore; www.siliconplus.com.sg | Creative Team Sa’at Ismail, chief creative director; Bryan Tan, art director; Jennifer Chandra, Lin Cai Hong, designers; Yeo Rong Rong, Resy Witono, Angelina Kosasih, account servicing | Printer Winson Press Pte Ltd | Client ComfortDelGro Corporation Limited


22. Genentech Brand Manifesto Book

Design Firm Iron Creative Communication, San Francisco; www.ironcreative.com | Creative Team Darlene Gibson, art director/designer; Marcela Carrillo, Lindsey Seldes, Trisha Lagleva, designers | Client Genentech


23. The Reflected Works

Design Firm 50,000feet, Chicago; www.50000feet.com | Client Sappi


24. Bloomberg LA Report

Designer Abhilasha Sinha; www.abhilashasinha.com | Creative Team Abhilasha Sinha, art director/designer/illustrator | Client Bloomberg Associates, City of Los Angeles


25. The Boxer

Design Firm Zimmer-Design Inc., Louisville, KY; www.zimmer-design.com | Creative Team Jessica Zimmer, art director/designer; Jim Zimmer, art director; Thomas Chadwick, photographer | Printer Printing Arts | Client Thomas Chadwick