Recognizing Leading Work in Advertising, Creative, Brand and Social Media



Outstanding client work with ABM Industries, Chuck E. Cheese, Movado and The Presidio Trust showcases breadth of experience and transformative impact

LOS ANGELES – May 22, 2024 – Material, a leading insights, marketing and technology company, is pleased to announce it has been named a finalist for six awards at three industry-leading competitions this spring and summer: the Drum Awards for Marketing Americas, PR Daily’s Social Media & Digital Awards and the 16th Annual Shorty Awards. The finalist projects include the ABM Industries 2023 EV Answers campaign, Chuck E. Cheese Weddings, website redesign for The Presidio Trust and brand redesign for the iconic watch company Movado by Material’s design studio Aruliden.

“It’s a testament to our team’s versatility, creativity and commitment to craft that Material has been recognized for such a diverse group of projects across a wide range of industries,” said Liesje Hodgson, SVP and Design Practice Lead at Material. “Whether we’re reinvigorating a time-honored luxury brand or helping an e-mobility leader reach new audiences, our work is shaping conversations and shifting customer behavior.”

The 16th Annual Shorty Awards is an annual, international flagship awards competition honoring organizations producing outstanding content across digital and social media. The winners will be named from the group of announced finalists on May 22. Material finalists include:

  • Chuck E. Cheese Weddings: Strategy and Engagement for Humor category
  • Movado brand redesign: Rebrand Campaign category


Focusing on outcomes, not outputs, the Drum Awards for Marketing Americas recognize organizations that truly understand their customers and develop the most effective marketing campaigns to reach them. The winners will be announced from the group of announced finalists on June 5.

  • Chuck E. Cheese Weddings: Best Use of Social Media category


PR Daily’s Social Media & Digital Awards recognize the content creators, leaders and strategists that are raising the bar on effective digital communications and achieving success for their organizations or clients. The winners will be named from the group of announced finalists on August 1.

  • ABM Industries EV Answers: Marketing Campaign category
  • Chuck E. Cheese Weddings: Short Form Video category
  • The Presidio Trust website redesign: Website Redesign or Relaunch category


About Material

Material is a global strategy partner that combines deep human insights with modern technology – a proprietary Science + Systems approach that speeds engagement and growth for the world’s most recognizable brands and innovative companies. We design + build customer-centric business models and experiences to create transformative relationships between businesses and the people they serve. Learn more at