AdSchool originator David Bell honoured with lifetime achievement award at AXIS awards

 David Bell _ Lifetime Achievement Award.jpegAdSchool originator David Bell was so intent on tearing off to hug, photograph and congratulate the AdSchool graduates who won the TVNZ Student Axis award at the 2011 Axis Awards that he managed to miss out on the fact that Sandy Moore was in the midst of bestowing a lifetime achievement award on him.

It wasn't until Bell shuffled over to the Media Design School table to proffer some kind words to some other student finalists, that they were able to burst the glow of his 'student-win bubble' and hiss at him to pay some bloody attention to what Moore was saying.
In that moment was an illustration of Bel's single-minded passion, devotion and dedication to student success which not only culminated in his own lifetime achievement award but also in all those far too-numerous-to-mention graduates, that were there as AXIS finalists and winners last night.

There were about 13 awards that went to AdSchool at last night's AXIS Awards with Christie Cooper and Anne Boothroyd picking up numerous golds.


Ben said:

well deserved

Mikey said:

Definitely well deserved, congrats David!

iain said:

Yeah, good work fella.

Tom said:

Ma' Man!

Anonymous said:

Well done David

Anonymous said:

Rock the Bells!

alysa said:

Congrats David you are a legend!

Anonymous said:

I'm absolutely delighted for you, David, it's richly deserved. And you owe me a beer.

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