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2011 IPA Fantasy Football winners revealed

The IPA has today (26th May 2011) revealed the winners of its Fantasy Football league. Find out which agency individual is the champion of 2011, and which agency has topped the league of leagues leader board...


Last year the IPA ran its first Fantasy Football game for its members. Following on from its success, the hype continued into 2011 as 136 teams from 61 agencies took part, and over nine months of goals, transfers, tackles and red cards, Ben Blackall of Ross Levenson Harris was crowned as the 2011 champion.

Says Ben: “I just took a call from Roman Abramovich and I start work on Monday. Thanks IPA!”

Finishing with a staggering 513 points, Ben beat Jules Cattanach of The Union Advertising Agency to the top spot by just four points, while Andy Kemp of Byron Advertising Ltd finished in third place having acquired a comfortable 469 points.

McCann Erickson Communications House (Birmingham) In the agency league of leagues McCann Erickson Communications House (Birmingham) were the 2011 champions finishing in first place. They were closely followed by Golley Slater Digital Ltd who came second, and Ogilvy & Mather who were third.

Both Ben and McCann Erickson Communications House (Birmingham) will receive a winning trophy and certificate.

See whether you and/or your agency have made the top 10 below.

Download the complete IPA Fantasy Football League table .

The IPA would like to thank fantasyleague for providing the game for free to IPA members and to all those who played the game.

Final individual standings

Name Team Agency Points
1 Ben Blackall Sporting Benjamin Ross Levenson Harris  513
2 Jules Cattanach the man from harris Union  509
3 Andy Kemp Charlatans Byron Advertising  469
4 Liam Stringer Purple Monkey Seven Stones  467
5 Jon Leigh Fox Force Five McCann Erickson Communications House (Birmingham)  461
6 Janine Forster the jazzy jays Genesis Advertising  459
Darren Walters AdiDAZ Tango Golley Slater Digital  455
8 Joyce Macdonald Spirited Effort Spirit Media Scotland  449
9 Mark Thompson Thompo's Triffic Ardmore Advertising  448
10 David Parsons Hobo Hunchmen DDB UK  446

Final agency standings

Agency Points
1 McCann Erickson Communications House (Birmingham)   461
2 Golley Slater Digital 455
3 Ogilvy and Mather 443
4 Isle of Man Advertising & PR 442
5 Union 441
6 Proximity London 430
MindShare 417
8 Syzygy 416
9 Hooper Galton 411
10 Seven Stones 408
Last updated 27/05/2011

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