The Week’s Best Parties: Adweek’s Brand Genius and the Clio Awards

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Preparing for Brand Genius

The calm before the big show at Cipriani 25 Broadway in New York’s Cunard Building. 

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Agency of the Year

Yuya Furukawa, chief creative officer at Dentsu, accepts the Agency of the Year award.

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Blondie

Blondie founding members Debbie Harry and Chris Stein show off their award.

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We Are From L.A.

Clément Durou (l.) and Pierre Dupaquier, directors of We Are From L.A., share the spotlight. 

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Clios After Party

Latin pop star Thiago takes to the stage at the Clio after party in New York performing his single “Rio.”

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Aloe Blacc

 Aloe Blacc rocks the Clios.

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The Hostess With the Mostess

Emcee Whoopi Goldberg, co-host of ABC’s The View. 

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Behind the Clios

(L. to r.) Jeffrey Wilbur, president of Adweek/Clio Awards/Film Expo Group; Nicole Purcell, evp of Clio; and Billboard/The Hollywood Reporter co-president John Amato on the red carpet.

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Seinfeld’s Great Speech

Jerry Seinfeld, who stole the show with a hilarious acceptance speech about advertising, shows off his Clio. 

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Lifetime Achievement Award

Washington Olivetto, chairman of McCann Brazil and chief creative officer of McCann Worldgroup for Latin America and the Caribbean, accepts his Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Offstage Laughs

Nick Woodman (l.), founder and CEO of GoPro, has a laugh with Olympic snowboarder Shaun White. 

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Introducing Brand Save

(L. to r.) Adweek editorial director James Cooper poses with Deborah Dugan, CEO of inaugural Brand Save honoree (RED), and Adweek vp, marketing Liza Kalikow Kirsh.

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Absconding With the Boss

The Nationwide team escapes with portrait of Brand Genius honoree Matt Jauchius, evp, CMO of Nationwide.

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Grand Brand Genius

Grand Brand Genius Paul Crandell of GoPro with his two awards.

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Newcastle’s Award

Quinn Kilbury, brand director at Newcastle Brown Ale, accepts his award. 

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Mika Brzezinski

Host Mika Brzezinski, journalist, author and co-host of MSNBC’s Morning Joe.

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Geniuses

 (L. to r.) Honorees Paul Crandell, vp, marketing, GoPro; Michelle Fernandez, director, ITCG camera and video marketing at Canon; Shane Smith, CEO and founder of Vice Media; and Dana White, president of UFC.

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BMW’s Brand Genius

Trudy Hardy, vp, marketing at BMW North America, shows off her Brand Genius trophy.

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Chipotle’s Major Marketing Talent

Mark Crumpacker, Chipotle’s chief marketing and development officer, accepts his award.