Periscope sets record for most virtual awards at AdFed’s The Show


Client work for Minnesota Lottery, Twin Cities Marathon and Summit Brewing, among others, was celebrated

Periscope won big at AdFed’s 2021 The Show. We took home a collection of 35 awards — more than any other entrant. Our honors included 9 gold, 10 silver and 16 bronze pins for client and agency work.

"In a year unlike any we've ever experienced before, this team never skipped a beat and continued to deliver fearless creative for our clients," said Peter Nicholson, Periscope’s chief creative officer.

Check out the honored work below:

Gold Pin Winners


  • Hefty Ecosave — Internet Commercial Campaign
  • Hefty Holiday — Social Media, Campaign
  • Hefty Party Cups — Animation, Special Effects or Motion Graphics

Minnesota Lottery

  • I'MN. — Social Media, Campaign
  • The Lighthouse Mouse — Computer Generated Imagery (CGI)
  • The Lighthouse Mouse — Animation, Special Effects or Motion Graphics
  • The Lighthouse Mouse — Film/Video/Sound Branded Content, More Than 60 Seconds
  • The Lighthouse Mouse — Integrated Advertising Campaign - Local - Consumer
  • The Lighthouse Mouse — Outdoor Board
  • Minnesnowta — Local Television Commercial 30 Seconds
  • Minnesnowta — Google Maps Location, GPS & Location Technology
  • Minnesota Millionaire Raffle — Internet Commercial Campaign
  • Minnesota Millionaire Raffle: Fish — Internet Commercial
  • Minnesota Millionaire Raffle: Gnome — Internet Commercial
  • Wild Wins — Illustration Series
  • Wild Wins — Sales Kit or Product Information Sheets
  • Wild Wins Poster — Card, Invitation or Announcement Campaign
  • Wild Wins Poster — Poster Campaign


  • A Lot Can Go Wrong — Social Media, Campaign
  • A Lot Can Go Wrong — Internet Commercial Campaign

Summit Brewing

  • Beer for the Triumphant — Poster Campaign
  • Triumphant Radio — Copywriting
  • Triumphant Radio — Regional/National Radio Commercial 30 Seconds or More


  • Target Open House: Game Room — Integrated Brand Identity Campaign
  • Target Open House: Game Room — Logo Design

Twin Cities Marathon

  • Thumb Marathon — Sound Design – Single
  • Twin Cities Marathon Posters — Poster Campaign
  • Twin Cities Marathon Posters — Art Direction – Campaign
  • Twin Cities Marathon Posters — Posters – Copywriting
  • Women Run the Cities — Integrated Brand Identity Campaign
  • Women Run the Cities — Specialty Advertising – Apparel


  • Holiday Gif Swap — Microsite
  • Holiday Gif Swap — Advertising Industry Single Medium Campaign
  • Let's Drink to Us / St. Pat's Day — Copywriting
  • Let's Drink to Us / St. Pat's Day — Special Event Materials (printed or digital)

The full list of winners can be found here. Congratulations to the entire Twin Cities creative community.