Des Moines 2021 Transit Awards

Recognizing This Year's Transit Awards Winners and Finalists in Des Moines

Des Moines saw hundreds of different campaigns in 2021, from community messaging to grocery chains, it seemed as though an endless stream of campaigns were on display all day everyday in Des Moines last year.

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Congratulations Winners!

The Des Moines Biggest Impact Award

The nominees for the 2021 Biggest Impact Award are those that made the most of the medium. Likely the entire community saw their campaigns and messaging, and represents what is possible with transit media.

Biggest Impact Award Winner


Biggest Impact Award Finalist

Hope Law Firm

Biggest Impact Award Finalist


The Des Moines Creativity Award

Everyone loves a creative campaign. These ads elevate the space available for transit advertising. 

Creativity Award Winner

Wild Rose Casino

Creativity Award Finalist

Golden Rule PHC

Creativity Award Finalist

University of Northern Iowa

The Des Moines
Community Awareness Award

Supporting nonprofits and community agencies is at the core of why we work exclusively in transit media. These were some of the prominent statements made to better our community, and build awareness for causes that benefit us all. 

Community Awareness Award Winner

Ballet Des Moines

Community Awareness Award Finalist

MercyOne Medical Centers

Community Awareness Award Finalist

Iowa Dept of Public Safety

The Des Moines Eye-Level Award

Stationary furniture such as bus shelters and benches as well as ridership facing interior ads play an important role in supporting riders, and allows for an extreme level of location targeting that reaches the community eye level.

Eye-Level Award Winner

Northern Lights Pizza

Eye-Level Award Finalist


Eye-Level Award Finalist


Thank you to the thousands of people who voted in this year's awards!

This years awards ended up bringing thousands of people together to recognize the hard work and beautiful creative that marketing teams, agencies, and businesses have put together through 2021.

Thank you for your participation and support for public transit everywhere.