The Gold Standard: Wright Creative Wins Four 2022 Global ACE Awards

Wright Creative Global ACE Awards

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – North Carolina-based branded content agency, and production studio Wright Creative received top honors at the Association of National Advertisers (ANA) 2022 Global ACE Awards held on June 8 at Forbes on Fifth in New York City. Wright Creative was recognized for creating high-quality, compelling content across multiple categories. 

The Global ACE Awards, one of the long-standing hallmarks of ANA Business Marketing NYC, recognizes the best business-to-business (B2B) creative agencies from around the world. Wright Creative took home four prestigious Global ACE awards for their work in the following categories: 

  • Content Marketing – Individual Piece (Gold) for the NAACP “Twenty20 in Black” book
  • Content Marketing – Multiple Piece Program/Campaign (Gold) for Kellogg’s “Black History. Every Month.” campaign
  • Events: Proprietary Virtual and Face-to-Face– External/Customer Facing (Gold) for Sunbelt Rental’s “Capital Markets Day” 
  • The Craft Categories – Photography/Illustration (Silver) for Kellogg’s “Black History. Every Month.” campaign 

When your passion aligns with your mission, you can’t help but do good work,” said Heather Keets Wright, Wright Creative’s CEO. “We’re honored to be recognized and excited to keep doing impactful work for our clients.”

The awards and recognition were especially remarkable, considering this is Wright Creative’s first year submitting entries for the Global ACE Awards  – honors usually given to larger, more established agencies. Wright Creative was founded in 2015, and its clients include TIAA, Trane, Sunbelt Rentals, ESPN, Kellogg, the NAACP, Parkdale and more. A complete list of Global ACE Award winners is available here.

“To be recognized on this stage alongside our peers is extremely rewarding and gives us the impetus to do bigger and even more innovative work,” adds co-founder Mark W. Wright. 

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About Wright Creative 

Wright Creative (W.C.) is a creative/branded content and video production firm that brings professional and original reporting and storytelling to business. Headquartered in Gastonia, N.C., and founded in 2015 by Heather Keets Wright and Mark W. Wright, Wright Creative blends journalism experience with content marketing, content strategy, platform-building, and award-winning creativity. W.C. has been certified by the state of North Carolina as a Historically Underutilized Business and was certified as a 100% minority- and women-owned business by the National Minority Supplier Development Council and the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) in 2020. Heather Keets Wright is the recipient of the 2020 Women in Content Marketing Award for General Excellence. Wright Creative is the recipient of a Bronze Telly Award for Corporate Non-Broadcast Video.