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Rhythm Awarded Gold And Silver Davey Awards

Rhythm honored as a "David" of creativity for bringing big ideas to life.

Nov. 1, 2017 — Irvine, Calif. -  The Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts today announced the winners of the 13th Annual Davey Awards with Rhythm being awarded two International Davey Awards. With nearly 4,000 entries from across the world, the Irvine-based digital marketing agency won the following:

  • Gold for the design and development of a real-time parking availability application integrated within a retail shopping center website
  • Silver for Acura email marketing strategy

The Davey Awards honors the finest creative work from the best small agencies, firms, and companies worldwide. View full list of winners.

The awards are judged and overseen by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA), a 700+ member organization of leading professionals from various disciplines of the visual arts dedicated to embracing progress and the evolving nature of traditional and interactive media.

Current membership represents a "Who's Who" of acclaimed media, advertising, and marketing firms including: Condé Nast, Disney, GE, Microsoft, MTV, Publicis, Sesame Workshops, The Marketing Store, Your Majesty, Yahoo!, and many others. Get more information on AIVA.

"The agencies awarded this season truly reflect the notion that small agencies produce big ideas. The work entered into this year's Daveys portrays the smart approach to creativity that embodies the capabilities and talents of small firms from across the world” noted Derek Howard, Executive Director of the AIVA. He added "On behalf of the Davey Awards and our Academy, we want to applaud this year's entrants for their dedication and commitment to their craft. We offer our congratulations once again to those selected as winners for the exceptional work they submitted."

"The talent and innovation of our team is beyond remarkable and to be acknowledged as 'Creative Davids' is a true honor," said Peter Bohenek, Rhythm President. "Not only is our team proud of their work, but our clients continuously praise us for going above and beyond to deliver engaging, valuable integrated experiences that drive results. These awards are what fuel our creativity to achieve even greater accomplishments."

About The Davey Awards

The Davey Awards exclusively honor the “Davids” of creativity, the finest small agencies, firms and companies worldwide. David defeated the giant Goliath with a big idea and a little rock - the sort of thing small agencies do each year. The annual International Davey Awards honors the achievements of the "Creative Davids", who derive their strength from big ideas rather than big budgets.

The Davey Awards is the leading awards competition specifically for smaller agencies as they compete with their peers to win the recognition they deserve. Visit for more information.