The entry deadline for the awards extended to 16 February. The Festival takes place on 26 and 27 April
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | February 9, 2012
As the regionâs must-attend learning platform and awards for effectiveness, the Festival will bring together a top panel of 34 renowned industry experts from across the region, led by this yearâs Jury Chair, James Thompson, Chief Marketing Officer, Diageo Asia Pacific. Jury members will judge entries into the 17 awards categories before announcing and revealing the winners at the Awards Ceremony on Friday 27 April at the Grand Ballroom, Pudong Shangri La in Shanghai, China.
âWeâre delighted that we can bring together such a great mixture of professionals from the communications industry. The Asian Marketing Effectiveness Festival is important in setting the benchmark for the regionâs marketing strategies and deciphering those that are leading the way in delivering results and transforming businesses. Itâs important that we have the right calibre of people debating which entries should be taking home the prestigious awards and with this line-up weâve certainly achieved that,â says Myriam Coupard, Festival Director of the Asian Marketing Effectiveness Festival.
The 2012 jury are:
James Thompson, Chief Marketing Officer, Diageo Asia Pacific, Singapore âÂ Jury President Wasim Basir, Director â Integrated Marketing Communications, Coca-Cola India Stephanie Bell, Regional Media Director, LâOreal, Thailand David Brain, President & Chief Executive Officer Asia Pacific, Edelman, New Zealand Charles Cadell, Regional Managing Director, McCann Worldgroup, Singapore Pully Chau, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Greater China, Draftfcb, China Barry Cupples, Chief Executive Officer Asia Pacific, Omnicom Media Group, Singapore Jonathan Daly, Regional Planning Director, Asia Pacific, Saatchi & Saatchi, Singapore Mathilde Delhoume-Debreu, Director, Brand Building Integrated Communication, EMEA & Asia, Procter & Gamble, Switzerland Rupen Desai, Regional President, Lowe + Partners Asia Pacific, Singapore Matt Fanshawe, Managing Director Asia Pacific, EuroRSCG, Singapore David Glass, Vice President Regional Marketing Asia Pacific, Wrigley, Hong Kong Justin Graham, Executive Planning Director, Droga5, Australia Matthew Godfrey, President Asia, Y&R, Singapore Pete Heskett, South East Asia Planning Director, JWT, Singapore Paul Hu, Executive Vice President, Land Rover China Neil Hudspeth, Chief Digital Officer Asia Pacific, Leo Burnett Group, Singapore Sheena Jeng, China Chair & Chief Creative Officer, Publicis China Julie Lyle, Chief Marketing Officer, Prudential Corporation Asia, Hong Kong Anthony Lau, Head of Marketing, Pacific Credit Card Centre, Bank of Communications, China Andrew Meadon, Regional Director, GroupM Asia Pacific, Hong Kong Paolo Mercado, Head of Marketing Communications, Greater China Region, Nestle China Joanna Mobley, Group Director of Ingredient Marketing, Innovation & Business Ventures, Fonterra, New Zealand Leonardo O'Grady, Director ASEAN Integrated Marketing & Communications, Coca-Cola Asia Pacific, Singapore Tracy Ren, Head of Marketing, Pricing & Customer Analytics, Standard Chartered Bank, China Dona S Arcilla, Group Head Marketing & Communications Group, Philippine Savings Bank, The Philippines Nirvik Singh, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific, Grey Group, Singapore Mark Sinnock, President, Strategy & Planning, Ogilvy & Mather Group Asia Pacific, Singapore Chris Thomas, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer BBDO Asia, Middle East & Africa, Chairman Proximity Worldwide, BBDO/Proximity, Singapore Ian Thubron, President, TBWA/Greater China, Hong Kong Mei Wai, Head of Marketing, Asia Pacific Breweries Singapore Haiyan Wang, Marketing Director China, Kraft Foods Corporate Management (Shanghai) Co, China Charles Wigley, Chairman Asia, BBH, Singapore James Wong, Managing Director Taiwan, Hong Kong and Korea, Unilever, Taiwan John Zeigler, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, DDB Group Asia Pacific, India, Japan, DDB Worldwide, Singapore
The entry deadline for the Asian Marketing Effectiveness Festival has been extended to Thursday 16 February. The Festival takes place on 26 and 27 April.