Winners of the 2013 Extra Awards revealed

Newspapers Canada is pleased to announce the winners of the 2013 Extra Awards. The Awards celebrate outstanding advertising in newspapers across media: print, online, tablet, mobile and more. All of the winning ads from this year’s competition, including Dare Vancouver’s Best of Show ad for B.C. Children’s Hospital, can be viewed online at

Rethink collected the highest number of awards, earning a total of nine honours including two Silver and three Bronze for advertisers Orkin and Playland.

Suzanne Raitt, vice-president of marketing and innovation at Newspapers Canada, states: “This year the Extra Awards received more entries than in prior years in both print and digital categories. The quality of entries and the creativity demonstrated was impressive. While a print entry won Best of Show, the number and quality of the digital entries and winners demonstrate newspapers success in this arena.”