The Dead Radio Contest submissions period has ended

and the grave diggers are busy raising one script from the dead.

 

Come back soon to see our list of finalists and the Contest winner!

Our team of radio gravediggers is an award-winning panel that has been haunting the airwaves for decades in the U.S., Europe, Australia and Asia. They’ve raised hell at Cannes, One Show, Clios and LIAA. And have murdered the Radio Mercury Awards.

Now, they're dying to get their hands on your scripts and each is ready to

turn one dead radio script into an undead radio zombie winner.

Ralph van Dijk

 

Ralph is a highly awarded radio and audio writer and director based in Sydeny Australia.  He heads-up audio specialist agency Eardrum located in London, England.  Both he and the company have been recognized at Cannes, D&AD and One Show.

Chris Smith

 

Christopher is a writer and creative director at The Richards Group in Dallas, Texas. He has over 25 years of advertising experience and has become one of the industry’s most-awarded radio creatives, with 2 Mercury Award Grand Prizes for his work on Motel 6.

Jennie Moore

 

Jennie is a Creative Director and writer at WONGDOODY in Seattle. She is five-time Mercury finalist and has served on the radio jury for the One Show, and others.

Jim Hord

 

Jim is an Executive Creative Director at McCann New York. He’s known for working on award-winning campaigns for such brands as Dos Equis, Nike and GMC.

Mandy Fabian

 

Mandy is a writer/director and voiceover artist based in Los Angeles. She was  named "Best New Filmmaker of the Year" by NewFilmmakers LA.  Mandy is currenlt in pre-production to direct her first feature film.

Brendan Sack

 

Brendan is an award-winning creative director and writer at Studio M in Toronto. He is an alumni of the Oink Dead Radio contest as both a judge and winner. His winning spot for Durex went on to win at Cannes.

Tony Hertz

 

Tony is based in the Phillipines and is the sole proprietor of Tony Hertz: Radio and Brand Sound, specializing in creative radio advertising.  He has served on most major award juries, including Cannes Lions, once as president.

Brian English

 

Brian has worked for several big-name agencies, such as BBDO, Saatchi and Ammirati.  His most recent position with iHeartMedia has given him extensive experience in creating award-winning radio for brands large and small.

Joe O'Neill

 

Joe has worked as a copywriter at various Toronto agencies for over 20 years. He is one of several Canadian winners of the Dead Radio Contest and the only person to have won it twice.

Andrew Cahill

 

Andrew is a creative director and copywriter that works directly with clients and advertising agencies.  He has helped build brands for  Procter & Gamble, Hasbro, Hershey's, TD Bank, GlaxosmithKline, Blue Cross and more.

Danny Price

 

Danny is an Associate Creative Director at Deutsch New York. He has worked on numerous award-winning radio campaigns including multiple Radio Mercury Finalists and a Cannes Lion.

David Eastman

 

David is a Creative Group Head at The Richards Group.  He's won countless awards for his radio work and served as judge for both The One Show and the RMA. He has also taken 1st and 2nd place in past Dead Radio Contests.

Rick Didonato

 

Rick has been President of Baker Sound Studio since 2006. He has recorded, edited and mixed audio projects for  Disney, Warner Brothers, HBO, AT&T, Miller Lite, Nike and Ford.

Rex Recker

 

Rex is an award winning Audio Post Mixer and Sound Designer at Digital Arts in New York City.   Rex is a multiple award winning audio engineer who specializes in editing & mixing across all venues.

2017 Winner

Writer: Emmanuel Torres

Client: Fix Auto

Title: “Push”

 

 

 

 

 

2012 Winner

Writer: Michael Bense

Client: The Power of Radio

Title: “Business Names”

 

 

 

 

 

2008 Winner

Writer: Brendan Sack

Client: Durex

Title: “Movers”

 

 

 

 

 

2004 Winner

Writer: Adam Greenhood

Client: Rainbow Foods

Title: “Babysitter”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2000 Winner

Writer: Michel Everard

Client: Oregon Health Department

Title: “Spit”

2014 Winner

Writer: Andrew Jeske

Client: Land Rover

Title: “Introductions”

 

 

 

 

 

2010 Winner

Writer: Neil Blewett

Client: IKEA

Title: “Morning Face”

 

 

 

 

 

2006 Winner

Writer: David Eastman

Client: MADD

Title: “Lucky”

 

 

 

 

 

2002 Winner

Writer: Ned Connolly

Client: Verizon

Title: “The Inauguration”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2013 Winner

Writer: Joe O’Neil

Client: Canadian Hearing Society

Title: “Rock & Roll Casualty”

 

 

 

 

 

2009 Winner

Writer: Phil Davies

Client: Southwest Airlines

Title: “Paged”

 

 

 

 

 

2005 Winner

Writer: Greg Christensen

Client: Miller Lite

Title: “Testing”

 

 

 

 

 

 

2001 Winner

Writer: Phil Gable and Sandra Scher

Client: e-Diets

Title: “Laxitran”

 

2015 Winner

Writer: Joe O’Neill

Client: Covenant House

Title: “I Couldn’t Stop Vomiting”

 

 

 

 

 

2011 Winner

Writer: Tommy Troncoso

Client: Amp Energy Drink

Title: “Wright Brothers”

 

 

 

 

 

2007 Winner

Writer: Cam Boyd

Client: The Score

Title: “Pretend”

 

 

 

 

 

2003 Winner

Writer: Scott Kaplan

and Chris Turner

Client: The Sporting News

Title: “Table Tennis”

 

 

 

 

 

1999 Winner

Writer: Nat Gutwirth

Client: Prego

Title: “Love Letters”

Oink Creative | NY & LA | contact@oinkradio.com | 212.334.5800

IT'S BACK FROM THE DEAD
19th Annual Dead Radio Contest

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past winners

judges

Our team of radio gravediggers is an award-winning panel that has been haunting the airwaves for decades in the U.S., Europe, Australia and Asia. They’ve raised hell at Cannes, One Show, Clios and LIAA. And have murdered the Radio Mercury Awards.

Now, they're dying to get their hands on your scripts and each is ready to turn one dead radio script into an undead radio zombie winner.

Ralph van Dijk

 

Ralph is a highly awarded radio and audio writer and director based in Sydeny Australia.  He heads-up audio specialist agency Eardrum located in London, England.  Both he and the company have been recognized at Cannes, D&AD and One Show.

Chris Smith

 

Christopher is a writer and creative director at The Richards Group in Dallas, Texas. He has over 25 years of advertising experience and has become one of the industry’s most-awarded radio creatives, with 2 Mercury Award Grand Prizes for his work on Motel 6.

Jennie Moore

 

Jennie is a Creative Director and writer at WONGDOODY in Seattle. She is five-time Mercury finalist and has served on the radio jury for the One Show, and others.

Jim Hord

 

Jim is an Executive Creative Director at McCann New York. He’s known for working on award-winning campaigns for such brands as Dos Equis, Nike and GMC.

Mandy Fabian

 

Mandy is a writer/director and voiceover artist based in Los Angeles. She was  named "Best New Filmmaker of the Year" by NewFilmmakers LA.  Mandy is currenlt in pre-production to direct her first feature film.

Brendan Sack

 

Brendan is an award-winning creative director and writer at Studio M in Toronto. He is an alumni of the Oink Dead Radio contest as both a judge and winner. His winning spot for Durex went on to win at Cannes.

Tony Hertz

 

Tony is based in the Phillipines and is the sole proprietor of Tony Hertz: Radio and Brand Sound, specializing in creative radio advertising.  He has served on most major award juries, including Cannes Lions, once as president.

Brian English

 

Brian has worked for several big-name agencies, such as BBDO, Saatchi and Ammirati.  His most recent position with iHeartMedia has given him extensive experience in creating award-winning radio for brands large and small.

Joe O'Neill

 

Joe has worked as a copywriter at various Toronto agencies for over 20 years. He is one of several Canadian winners of the Dead Radio Contest and the only person to have won it twice.

Andrew Cahill

 

Andrew is a creative director and copywriter that works directly with clients and advertising agencies.  He has helped build brands for  Procter & Gamble, Hasbro, Hershey's, TD Bank, GlaxosmithKline, Blue Cross and more.

Danny Price

 

Danny is an Associate Creative Director at Deutsch New York. He has worked on numerous award-winning radio campaigns including multiple Radio Mercury Finalists and a Cannes Lion.

David Eastman

 

David is a Creative Group Head at The Richards Group.  He's won countless awards for his radio work and served as judge for both The One Show and the RMA. He has also taken 1st and 2nd place in past Dead Radio Contests.

Rick Didonato

 

Rick has been President of Baker Sound Studio since 2006. He has recorded, edited and mixed audio projects for  Disney, Warner Brothers, HBO, AT&T, Miller Lite, Nike and Ford.

Rex Recker

 

Rex is an award winning Audio Post Mixer and Sound Designer at Digital Arts in New York City.   Rex is a multiple award winning audio engineer who specializes in editing & mixing across all venues.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2013 Winner

Writer: Joe O’Neil

Client: Canadian Hearing Society

Title: “Rock & Roll Casualty”

 

 

 

 

 

2009 Winner

Writer: Phil Davies

Client: Southwest Airlines

Title: “Paged”

 

 

 

 

 

2005 Winner

Writer: Greg Christensen

Client: Miller Lite

Title: “Testing”

 

 

 

 

 

 

2001 Winner

Writer: Phil Gable and
Sandra Scher

Client: e-Diets

Title: “Laxitran”

2017 Winner

Writer: Emmanuel Torres

Client: Fix Auto

Title: “Push”

 

 

 

 

 

2012 Winner

Writer: Michael Bense

Client: The Power of Radio

Title: “Business Names”

 

 

 

 

 

2008 Winner

Writer: Brendan Sack

Client: Durex

Title: “Movers”

 

 

 

 

 

2004 Winner

Writer: Adam Greenhood

Client: Rainbow Foods

Title: “Babysitter”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2000 Winner

Writer: Michel Everard

Client: Oregon Health Department

Title: “Spit”

2014 Winner

Writer: Andrew Jeske

Client: Land Rover

Title: “Introductions”

 

 

 

 

 

2010 Winner

Writer: Neil Blewett

Client: IKEA

Title: “Morning Face”

 

 

 

 

 

2006 Winner

Writer: David Eastman

Client: MADD

Title: “Lucky”

 

 

 

 

 

2002 Winner

Writer: Ned Connolly

Client: Verizon

Title: “The Inauguration”

2015 Winner

Writer: Joe O’Neill

Client: Covenant House

Title: “I Couldn’t Stop Vomiting”

 

 

 

 

 

2011 Winner

Writer: Tommy Troncoso

Client: Amp Energy Drink

Title: “Wright Brothers”

 

 

 

 

 

2007 Winner

Writer: Cam Boyd

Client: The Score

Title: “Pretend”

 

 

 

 

 

2003 Winner

Writer: Scott Kaplan

and Chris Turner

Client: The Sporting News

Title: “Table Tennis”

 

 

 

 

 

1999 Winner

Writer: Nat Gutwirth

Client: Prego

Title: “Love Letters”

2015 Winner

Writer: Joe O’Neill

Client: Covenant House

Title: “I Couldn’t Stop Vomiting”

 

 

 

 

2013 Winner

Writer: Joe O’Neil

Client: Canadian Hearing Society

Title: “Rock & Roll Casualty”

 

 

 

 

2011 Winner

Writer: Tommy Troncoso

Client: Amp Energy Drink

Title: “Wright Brothers”

 

 

 

 

2009 Winner

Writer: Phil Davies

Client: Southwest Airlines

Title: “Paged”

 

 

 

 

2007 Winner

Writer: Cam Boyd

Client: The Score

Title: “Pretend”

 

 

 

 

2005 Winner

Writer: Greg Christensen

Client: Miller Lite

Title: “Testing”

 

 

 

 

 

2003 Winner

Writer: Scott Kaplan

and Chris Turner

Client: The Sporting News

Title: “Table Tennis”

 

 

 

 

2001 Winner

Writer: Phil Gable and
Sandra Scher

Client: e-Diets

Title: “Laxitran”

 

 

 

 

 

1999 Winner

Writer: Nat Gutwirth

Client: Prego

Title: “Love Letters”

 

2017 Winner

Writer: Emmanuel Torres

Client: Fix Auto

Title: “Push”

 

 

 

 

2014 Winner

Writer: Andrew Jeske

Client: Land Rover

Title: “Introductions”

 

 

 

 

2012 Winner

Writer: Michael Bense

Client: The Power of Radio

Title: “Business Names”

 

 

 

 

2010 Winner

Writer: Neil Blewett

Client: IKEA

Title: “Morning Face”

 

 

 

 

2008 Winner

Writer: Brendan Sack

Client: Durex

Title: “Movers”

 

 

 

 

2006 Winner

Writer: David Eastman

Client: MADD

Title: “Lucky”

 

 

 

 

2004 Winner

Writer: Adam Greenhood

Client: Rainbow Foods

Title: “Babysitter”

 

 

 

 

 

2002 Winner

Writer: Ned Connolly

Client: Verizon

Title: “The Inauguration”

 

 

 

 

2000  Winner

Writer: Michel Everard

Client: Oregon Health Department

Title: “Spit”

 

The Dead Radio Contest

submissions period has ended

and the grave diggers are busy

raising one script from the dead.

 

Come back soon to see our list of finalists and the Contest winner!

2017 Winner

Writer: Emmanuel Torres

Client: Fix Auto

Title: “Push”

 

 

 

 

2015 Winner

Writer: Joe O’Neill

Client: Covenant House

Title: “I Couldn’t Stop Vomiting”

 

 

 

 

2014 Winner

Writer: Andrew Jeske

Client: Land Rover

Title: “Introductions”

 

 

 

 

2013 Winner

Writer: Joe O’Neil

Client: Canadian Hearing Society

Title: “Rock & Roll Casualty”

 

 

 

 

2012 Winner

Writer: Michael Bense

Client: The Power of Radio

Title: “Business Names”

 

 

 

 

2011 Winner

Writer: Tommy Troncoso

Client: Amp Energy Drink

Title: “Wright Brothers”

 

 

 

 

2010 Winner

Writer: Neil Blewett

Client: IKEA

Title: “Morning Face”

 

 

 

 

2009 Winner

Writer: Phil Davies

Client: Southwest Airlines

Title: “Paged”

 

 

 

 

2008 Winner

Writer: Brendan Sack

Client: Durex

Title: “Movers”

 

 

 

 

2007 Winner

Writer: Cam Boyd

Client: The Score

Title: “Pretend”

 

 

 

 

2006 Winner

Writer: David Eastman

Client: MADD

Title: “Lucky”

 

 

 

 

2005 Winner

Writer: Greg Christensen

Client: Miller Lite

Title: “Testing”

 

 

 

 

2004 Winner

Writer: Adam Greenhood

Client: Rainbow Foods

Title: “Babysitter”

 

 

 

 

2003 Winner

Writer: Scott Kaplan

and Chris Turner

Client: The Sporting News

Title: “Table Tennis"

 

 

 

 

2002 Winner

Writer: Ned Connolly

Client: Verizon

Title: “The Inauguration”

 

 

 

 

2001 Winner

Writer: Phil Gable and
Sandra Scher

Client: e-Diets

Title: “Laxitran”

 

 

 

 

2000 Winner

Writer: Michel Everard

Client: Oregon Health Department

Title: “Spit”

 

 

 

 

 

1999 Winner

Writer: Nat Gutwirth

Client: Prego

Title: “Love Letters”

 

 

Oink Creative | NY & LA | contact@oinkradio.com | 212.334.5800

The Dead Radio Contest submissions period has ended

and the grave diggers are busy

raising one script from the dead.

 

Come back soon to see our list of finalists and the Contest winner!