“It’s Crazy” TV Ad Wins Silver Addy Award

The “It’s Crazy!” Lake Superior College television commercial, produced to promote Lake Superior College’s spring semester, won a Silver Addy at the American Advertising Federation – Duluth/Superior Addy Awards.   The campaign was written, produced, designed and co-directed by freelance artist Dave Kirwan and co-directed by Bill Ward of Northland’s NewsCenter Creative Services.

“Lake Superior College is honored to be recognized by the Addy Awards,” said Gary Kruchowski, director of public information and government affairs at LSC.  “Dave Kirwan deserves a lot of credit for his creative approach.  This campaign certainly contributed to our record-breaking spring enrollment numbers.”


The commercial can be viewed on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9N472SPVQY8

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