The Work of Design Champions: 81 Award-Winning Promotional Projects

HOW is proud to present this year’s winners of the HOW Promotion & Marketing Design Awards, our longest-running competition, and the only award that specifically recognizes the best promotional design. The 81 winning projects featured in the galleries below were selected by three judges—Yo Santosa, Charles S. Anderson and Maurice Cherry—with support from the HOW editorial staff. You can read more about the judges here.

With an in-depth story about the Best of Show winner’s quirky campaign plus behind-the-scenes details on every top winner, the Fall 2017 issue of HOW magazine is one you’ll want to get your hands on. We invite you to subscribe today so that you can go behind the scenes with this year’s design champions as soon as the printed issues lands in your mailbox in September.

Congratulations to all our winners!

2017 Promotion & Marketing Design Awards Winner Galleries

Click each category below to view a gallery of work from that category: 

award-winning self-promotion projects  pro bono promotionsstudent promotion promotion design

Subscribe to HOW today and be the first to get a copy of the Fall 2017 issue that’ll go behind the scenes with all the top winners of the Promotion & Marketing Design Awards. When you subscribe, you’re also supporting print and setting yourself up for success with a year’s worth of design inspiration, profiles and case studies from the people and agencies you want to know about, and cutting-edge how-to content that can’t be found anywhere else.


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