New Zealand sits sixth on the list for its Lion wins and shortlisted campaigns, with 56 Lions and 114 finalists so far. However, it shares the most grand prix wins with South Africa as both sit at three. The US holds top spot on the chart with 256 Lions and 624 finalists, followed by the UK and Brazil.
The leading countries could have a shake up though as overnight the the shortlist announcements continued, with Special Group being the only New Zealand agency to make the music list. Three agencies were named in the 'Entertainment' category.
The first deadline has come and gone. But there is still time to get your entry in for the 2018 TVNZ-NZ Marketing Awards. We are offering an extended deadline for entries received through the portal until 5pm Friday 25 May 2018, with an additional late fee of $150 plus GST per entry.