‘This Place’ TV spot wins Gold Pollie Award
“This Place,” One Iowa’s television advertisement supporting the freedom to marry received a Gold Pollie Award from the American Association of Political Consultants in the category of Best TV Spot for a statewide initiative campaign. The Pollie Awards are hailed as the “Oscars of Political Advertising.”
“This Place reflects Iowa’s tradition to protecting equal rights for all of its citizens. We are proud the ad, which features Iowans and was produced by a former Iowan, has been recognized with this outstanding award. It reinforces the commitment we have made to having a conversation with Iowans about equality and freedom,” said Carolyn Jenison, One Iowa Executive Director.
“This Place” was produced by Joe Slade White & Co., a firm that has produced award-winning advertisements for everyone from former Senator Joe Biden to T. Boone Pickens’ energy plan.