A commemorative issue celebrating the life of Steve Jobs has won an award. The D&AD 2012 Yellow Pencil award was given to Bloomberg Businessweek for their issue ‘Steve Jobs 1955-2011’. You can see excepts of the issue here.
Apple itself has won D&AD awards in the past. In June 2010 Apple won a ‘Black Pencil’ award for its website.
Jonathan Ive was awarded the D&AD President's Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Industry back in 2005. Apple’s iPod, iPod mini, and Cinema Display have all won D&AD awards.
The Yellow Pencils are recognised the world over as a symbol of true creative achievement. The annual D&AD Awards are regarded as a major event in the world of design and advertising.