SINGAPORE, July 25, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - Spikes Asia, the regional creative advertising and communications festival for Asia Pacific, taking place 16-18 September in Singapore, is pleased to announce the Film, Print, Outdoor and Radio Jury - the first of ten juries that will vote on this year's entries.
Chaired by Amir Kassaei, Chief Creative Officer of DDB Worldwide, the Film, Print, Outdoor and Radio jury is made up of 12 award-winning creatives from across the region:
- Amir Kassaei, Chief Creative Officer of DDB Worldwide, Global - Jury President
- Ashish Chakravarty, Chief Creative Officer, McCann Worldgroup, India
- Brian Capel, Executive Creative Director, Leo Burnett, Indonesia
- David Guerrero, Chairman & Chief Creative Officer, BBDO Guerrero, The Philippines
- Francis Wee, Executive Creative Director, Ogilvy & Mather, China
- Gigi Lee, Executive Creative Director, Y&R, Malaysia
- Hye Jin Won, Senior Group Creative Director, Innocean, South Korea
- Kentaro Kimura, Creative Director/Co-Chief Executive Officer, Hakuhodo Kettle, Japan
- Matty Burton, Executive Creative Director, Whybin\TBWA\Tequila, Australia
- Piya Churakpong, Executive Creative Director, Lowe Worldwide, Thailand
- Steve Elrick, Regional Executive Creative Director, BBH Asia Pacific, Regional
- Tay Guan Hin, Regional Executive Creative Director, SE Asia, JWT, Regional
Philip Thomas, CEO of Lions Festivals says, "This is a very strong jury line-up befitting the high calibre of work that no doubt will be judged at Spikes Asia this year. Whilst Asia-Pacific agencies are doing well at international awards, it's at regional awards such as Spikes Asia where more of the work will shine putting the spotlight on the region, its agencies and the creators of the work."
For information on how to enter, tips from past jury presidents on how to win at Spikes Asia and to register to attend, please visit www.spikes.asia Delegates registering before 1 August 2012 can benefit from the early bird rate.
About Spikes Asia
The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity, celebrating and inspiring Asia-Pacific creativity in advertising. Suntec City, Singapore, 27-29 September, 2017. Building on 30 years of the illustrious Spikes Awards, the Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity is the result of a collaboration between the organisers of Cannes Lions and Haymarket, publishers of Campaign Asia Pacific.
The Festival provides the region's growing creative and advertising industry with a platform to network and exchange ideas, bringing together some of the finest creative thinkers from across the region and around the world. Spikes Asia, attended by over 1,800 delegates in 2016, offers an inspirational programme of seminars, tech talks and forums, focusing on creativity and learning, exhibitions of creative work from Asia-Pacific, networking events in the evening and the Spikes Asia award show.
The Spikes Awards, judged by leading international and regional creatives, honour the best creative work in the categories of Film, Print, Outdoor, Radio, Digital, Integrated, Direct, Promo & Activation, Media, Print Craft, Film Craft, Design, Mobile, PR, Branded Content & Entertainment, Healthcare and Innovation.
Incorporating Tangrams Effectiveness @ Spikes brings 15 years of celebrating Effectiveness and Strategy under one roof. The Tangrams celebrate the latest thinking in marketing effectiveness and showcase the very best examples of effective brand building from Asia Pacific. The Tangrams awards honour clients and their agencies for marketing strategies that deliver solid results to transform businesses and brands in categories for Effectivenss, Digital Strategy, Media Strategy, Data & Analytics and e-commerce.
Ascential powers the prestigious Cannes Lions festival for the branded communications industry, the world's premier payments and financial services congress Money20/20, Spring Fair/Autumn Fair, the global fashion trend forecasting service WGSN, environmental risk data business Groundsure, e-commerce analytics provider One Click Retail and advisory and business services firm, MediaLink.
Ascential Events is part of Ascential plc, which transforms knowledge businesses to deliver exceptional performance. Ascential plc is a global business-to-business information company that informs and connects the business world in 150 countries through market-leading Exhibitions & Festivals and Information Services. Ascential's premium products enable focus, growth and value. The company provides customers with world class content and connections empowering their businesses to be the best informed and best connected. www.ascential.com
About Haymarket Media Group
The Haymarket Media Group established in 1957 is the largest privately-owned magazine publisher in the UK, and one of the fastest growing media companies globally. The principal business is centred around its consumer, business, professional and customer publications. These are complemented by digital platforms and live events, including extensive exhibitions, conferences and awards. The Group's global expansion comes from wholly owned subsidiaries, joint ventures and extensive licensing of key magazines to other publishers.
In Asia from their offices in Hong Kong, Mumbai and Singapore, Haymarket Media Ltd publish market-leading titles Campaign Asia-Pacific, Finance Asia, Asian Investor, CEI Asia Pacific and Campaign India. In addition Haymarket organise a number of the region's leading industry awards and conferences relating to the communications and finance sectors. For more information about the Haymarket Media Group see www.haymarket.com.
Amanda Benfell, PR & Press Manager
Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity
Tel: +44 20 7728 4040
Source: Spikes Asia
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